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Southern Kitchen

1716 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98405-3310
+1 253-627-4282
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“collard greens” (19 reviews)
“catfish” (30 reviews)
“corn cakes” (15 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1716 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98405-3310
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11 - 20 of 163 reviews

Reviewed 19 May 2017

Yesterday, my friend and I stopped for lunch here. Friendly welcome. We split the Butterfish with Mac n cheese and greens. We also had an order of Jalapeno hush puppies. We left full, happy, and with a to go box. Next time, we'll eat dessert...More

Thank ambush99
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I was sad to see the quality of this place has gone wayyyyy down. They used instant potatoes, gravy from a packet, and I don't believe they pan fry their chicken any more. I couldn't eat the potatoes and am just totally disappointed by their...More

1  Thank chrishN829EY
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is really good food at at a reasonable price. The fried chicken is the best I've ever had and the peach cobbler is epic. This is a small place so be ready to wait but you won't be sorry. The staff and clientele are...More

Thank Howard S
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Superp fried chicken wings, crunchy and spiced, not hot. Macaroni good. Alot of food for $14. DD&D visited in 2004, suspect quality and quantity unchanged. Go early, before noon Saturday. Limited seating - busy and leisurely enjoyment. Lots of take-out. Parking lot small.

Thank Yvette Camille ... B
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Southern hospitality and great food. I had the catfish and my wife ordered the fried chicken. The come with a choice of sides, lots to choose from. We had red beans and rice, sweet potato, and kale. Everything was prepared just right. Enough food to...More

Thank mikeandlindaSeattle
Reviewed 23 January 2017

It was a lot of local people that knew each other and made the environment loud and friendly. Food was good, fried, and fun. I had a whole fried catfish in cornmeal. it came with two eggs, hash, and a biscuit. My wife had the...More

Thank Coug8491
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

If you like home style food, this is a great place. I had the breakfast special ($5.75) which was two eggs, sausage with biscuit and gravy and grits. This was very good. My co-worker, who has been in New Orleans and had true southern food,...More

Thank Schwidawg
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

God is great, and this food is everything! The restaurant is very comfortable and cozy, the people are very friendly and professional, the owner came up to us and personally thanked us for coming in. Thank you lord for this delicious food, ladies and gentlemen......More

Thank KiiNGCHARLES
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We had a great breakfast with real grits. (Grits are hard to come by outside the South.) Service was quick and complete. Alot of interesting pictures and such.

Thank David M. M
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The peach cobbler is the best! We had an order of fried chicken, bbq beef and catfish strips. We all were stuffed and very happy.

Thank Christi B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 19:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1716 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98405-3310
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-627-4282
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