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Johnny's Dock

1900 E D St, Tacoma, WA 98421-1511
+1 253-627-3186
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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Open Now
16:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1900 E D St, Tacoma, WA 98421-1511
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great shrimp and crab Louie also had a beautiful view love this little restaurant it is a must eat in downtown Tacoma

Thank robviafore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a special they advertised. Had a great meal with great service. Right on the waterway so you can watch the boating activity while you dine. Always love to come back.

Thank JackfromGigHarbor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the late 60's a chef took me to the old Johnny's Dock. This was my first time at the great "new" location of 40 years. The light bright western exposure faces the waterway and Museum of Glass. What a wonderful waterfront view! We ordered...More

Thank PanoramaPoint
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We were greeted at the front door by a very helpful employee. He guided us to our seats immediately and advised that our server would be right with us. And he was. Tom is very personable and knows the menu and the types of seafood...More

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Went for a birthday dinner and the food was just ok. The view is very nice but that was all I could honestly was a positive about this place. They did offer a nice hot fudge sundae free of charge.

Thank ronaldgarvin
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We went there with some friends. It didn't take us long to be seated on a Sunday night, ( group of five). Two had the Prime Rib, both were done at the requested temperature. The Seafood Linguine is not only delicious but it is more...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Reserved a slip for my boat for the 2nd yr there on Feb 1 2017 Paid 1st & deposit per contract. deposit can be used as last months rent if wanted. Told Reggie we would be putting it in May like I did last year...More

Thank Shelley M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My husband and I have eaten at Johnny's Dock for over 35 years and this has the best it has ever been. Quality of food, excellent, Service is wonderful and a very nice view of the Dock Street marina. Its so peaceful to watch all...More

Thank juneaufurpants
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Stopped in here after an event @ the Tacoma Dome. Literally, was the first people out of the parking garage so decided to give Johnny's Dock a try. Figured they might be packed but we beat the rush by about 15 minutes (this is 7:45...More

Thank psdietc0ke
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Really enjoyed the seating with the view. Our server was super speedy and never once rolled her eyes with all of our complicated orders. The clam chowder was awesome and everyone else loved their food. The reason it's getting a 4 instead of a 5...More

Thank 2tired2choose
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William S
19 April 2017|
Response from juneaufurpants | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. Great bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$34
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
09:30 - 13:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
09:30 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 E D St, Tacoma, WA 98421-1511
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-627-3186
Located on the Thea Foss Waterway across from Tacoma's Museum of Glass, Johnny's Dock Restaurant and Marina provides Northwest Seafood, Aged Selected Steaks, Prime Rib and lighter meals with a simply stunning view of the Tacoma Cityscape. Easy access, Free adjacent parking, and proximity to The Laemay Car Museum, The Washington State Historical Museum, and The Tacoma Art Museum. From Johnny's it is an easy walk to the Tacoma Dome.
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