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The 10 Best Lunch Spots in Tacoma

Updated: March 6, 2021

Figuring out which ones are Tacoma’s finest restaurants has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the best restaurants, we checked out the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to easily compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours.

Find the perfect spot

Loak Toung Thai

Thai
Tacoma, South Tacoma
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Taqueria El Sabor

Mexican
Tacoma
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

3uilt

Tacoma, New Tacoma
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

The Main Ingredient Pizzeria

Pizza
Tacoma, South Tacoma
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Mama’s Teriyaki

Chinese
Tacoma, South End
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 5.0

Miyamoto

Japanese
Tacoma, South Tacoma
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 4.5

Taqueria La Michoacana

Mexican
Tacoma, South End
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Zen Ramen

Japanese
Tacoma, New Tacoma
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Olive Branch Café

American
Tacoma, New Tacoma
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Crisp Greens

New American
Tacoma, Central
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Why these restaurants?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Tacoma. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 11748 spots across Tacoma, analyzed 1095134 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 1295 lists and articles from the likes of Thrillist and Eater – applying our Feastfox magic to sift through results. These top contenders have appeared in Thrillist - The Definitive Guide to Tacoma's Best Bars and Restaurants and Eater - 24 Essential Tacoma Restaurants. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With Feastfox, money never makes the list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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