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Renaissance Cafe

1746 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-3215
+1 253-572-1029
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“french toast” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1746 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-3215
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

The Cafe is not kept up very nicely. Lots of stuff around, like books and trinkets that are collecting dust. Floors and counters around the edge of the place dusty and dirty. Sandwiches and salads are good to average quality. Order at the counter and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank SteedClanWA
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Lunch with Emma, our son, Jeff, and three of his four kids. Good sandwiches and friendly staff. Well priced.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Michael L
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for some breakfast, adorably quaint, quiet, and relaxing atmosphere though 10 am on a Friday may not be the busiest time to go. The staff was kind and helpful and the food was great- it seems like the kind of place that would...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank amandas528
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

While staying in town for an event at the convention center, I walked to the Renaissance cafe for breakfast. The omelettes are delicious but the full breakfast was a good size meal. Enjoyed the atmosphere and very friendly service. Two meals and drinks were under...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 659darrenw
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We tried here for breakfast and everyone in our party was satisfied. The breakfast menu is on the short side with only a few items, but the three different dishes ordered were all fresh, delicious and flavorful. No long wait time. You do serve yourself...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank FlorianaMonceau
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Quaint place but plan to stand in line for a table. I ordered a latte but it tasted like a mocha... the service was super slow. We waited over 30 min for our food and had to remind them of our coffees that we ordered....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Vangen007
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is near the college campus and had decor reflecting it's location, eclectic. This is a refreshing change form the chain restaurants often frequented. Take a seat, help yourself to a morning beverage and the wait staff will take your order. Relax, this is...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Irwin49
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Husband and I stopped by this morning before flying back home. Quiet at 9:00, only 4 people in. Eclectic set up: no matching tables, self serve beverages, seat yourself. In some places that makes you feel like you're in their home. But when it took...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank cookofthehouse
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Fabulous omelets, good friendly service. I promise you’ll be pleased. In town on business, short walk from the Courtyard. Enjoyed breakfast each day including a fine cup of coffees

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Richard S
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast. French toast was almost as good as my wife’s. Serve yourself drinks with very good coffee. Worth the walk from my hotel.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank johnbI5380FM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1746 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-3215
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-572-1029
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