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The Red Hot

) #12 of 597 Restaurants in Tacoma €, American, Bar, Pub
2914 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98406-6713
+1 253-779-0229
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
2914 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98406-6713
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eclectic selection of hotdogs and sausages. Wide selection of craft beers. Fast and friendly service

Thank Hudsonsbayman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Red Hot has one of the most extensive beer lists I have seen. They do not have crap beer here. The beers are selected with care with consideration to their clients. This is a place where locals gather. Their Hot Dogs are great and...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Really nice variety of hotdogs and sausages made in creative and Classic ways. Came on a Saturday, be aware they don't start making the hot dogs until 11:00, they serve breakfast before that(breakfast items did look good though) . We ordered the Tacoma dog, Salsa...More

Thank Danilynn B
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

The dogs and brats are awesome! Thirty microbrews to choose from! Wait staff was great and responsive! Love this place and the food. Definitely will be back next time I'm back in the area! Don't miss this place!

Thank headgamer
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Early on the scene with lots of brews on tap - 30 to be exact - but I will always go for a high boy! You'll find a dozen hot dogs with great toppings. My favourite is the Tacoma Dog - basically TRH's take on...More

Thank jay s
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The best place to have a hot dog and brew. Today was St Patrick's Day and I was not disappointed with The Red Hot on 6th. They had an amazing sandwich. It is a "Thin Lizzy Sandwich". A corned beef sausage with Swiss, beer mustard,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Saw the TV ad for Red Hot on the food channel...so decided to go check it out asap. I love a good hot dog and/or brat...so was pretty excited try something new in the area. Ordered the Murray Morgan Bridge Brat with added grilled onions...More

Thank Want2TrvlMore_11
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Large menu, lots of selections for a Hot Dog joint. Special craft beers aplenty. In the hipster area of Tacoma. Busy place with good service. [parking in neighborhood is not great] Everything seemed priced ok. we tried a few items, all were great!

Thank otisscrotis_11
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Great dogs and even better beers. Outstanding rotating selection and variety. Less expensive than the "other" great beer bar in the North End.

Thank David S
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We have been here several times, and each time is a little different from the last. Not that it has been bad, just different. Sitting at the bar definitely will get you better service, although we have never had "bad" service. The choices of dogs...More

Thank David K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2914 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98406-6713
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-779-0229
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