Thriving with nightlife, downtown Tacoma not only has unbeatable mountain and water views but an incredible lineup of bars and pubs just waiting to be explored. Venture out downtown and enjoy a night out at one of downtown Tacoma’s exciting bars and pubs, all conveniently within walking distance. Try one or crawl through all and experience a relaxing, unique environment in the heart of the South Sound. Enjoy live music or a quiet night sipping on cocktails; you’ll find these locations have it all right in Tacoma.

The Office Bar & Grill

813 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma

Open Monday – Thursday, 3 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Friday – Sunday, 2 p.m. – 2 a.m.

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Enjoy incredible daily happy hour specials offered at The Office in the heart of downtown. Photo courtesy: The Office Bar & Grill

Enter your downtown sports headquarters at The Office Bar & Grill right on Pacific in Tacoma. Offering a fun hangout spot with plenty of big-screen TVs to view all your favorite sporting events and enjoy a fantastic evening with the community and friends. You’ll find a variety of refreshing options on tap as well as a unique selection of mixed drinks, delicious food and fun entertainment. Take a look at the full menu to see all of the mouth-watering options available at The Office.

Delight in daily happy hour specials from 3 – 6 p.m. and find invigorating well drinks, premium pours, food specials and more on the happy hour menu. Whether looking to enjoy an entire game in a great atmosphere or stop in for an excellent meal and beverage, The Office in downtown has all of your needs covered.

McMenamins Pub at Elks Temple

565 Broadway, Tacoma

Open daily, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.

downtown Tacoma Bars and Pubs
Join the Whiskey Club at McMenamins Pub at Elk Temple in Tacoma and delight in a variety of remarkable flavors. Photo courtesy: McMenamins Pub at Elk Temple

Entertain a night of dynamic views with impeccable food and beverages at McMenamins Pub at Elks Temple in Tacoma. “From early breakfasts to late night cocktails, the pub is open to all ages for classics like benedicts and scrambles, burgers and pizzas, and specialties like Kamikaze Seared Ahi and Grit City Shrimp & Grits.” Make a reservation and secure your next adventure at one of downtown Tacoma’s finest pubs. 

Those looking for a bit more nightlife can check out the Spanish Bar at Elks Temple as well. Serving up an impressive food and cocktail menu, you are sure to find something you love at this decades-old bar. Try one of the Spanish-inspired cocktails and enjoy this tapas-style café. Be sure to stop at one of the divine eateries at McMenamins Elks Temple in downtown Tacoma for an unforgettable experience.

Rock the Dock Pub & Grill

535 Dock Street, Suite 118, Tacoma

Open Tuesday – Thursday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday, 11 a.m. – 12 a.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. – 12 a.m.
Sunday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

downtown Tacoma Bars and Pubs
You’ll enjoy wonderful entertainment, views, food and sips at Rock the Dock Pub & Grill right along the beautiful Tacoma waterfront. Photo courtesy: Rock the Dock Pub & Grill

Welcome aboard to Rock the Dock Pub & Grill downtown, right on the water. Voted the number one best neighborhood bar in Western Washington, experience some of the best pub food and drinks around town at this woman-owned business. Check out the complete menu for incredible offerings like the handcrafted house soups made fresh daily or the fine selection of seafood options. Come in for happy hour from 3 – 7 p.m. Monday through Friday for fantastic specials. Sit outside on the patio and sip on one of the special cocktails like the Dock Rocker or the Shark Bite. This fun pub and grill also host exciting events, so be sure to stop at Rock the Dock downtown for a fantastic time out.

The Social Bar & Grill

1715 Dock Street, Tacoma

Open Monday – Thursday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday – Saturday, 11 a.m. – 12 a.m.
Sunday, 12 – 10 p.m.

downtown Tacoma Bars and Pubs
Gather around the table and enjoy delicious food and beverages among the fantastic company at The Social Bar & Grill. Photo courtesy: The Social Bar & Grill

Bring everyone together for an exciting gathering at The Social Bar and Grill in Tacoma. “From our delicious food to our thirst-quenching libations, you will find your new favorite hangout in Tacoma, Washington.” Gather around for a unique and inviting experience as you explore a diverse menu bursting with fresh, enticing flavors from local ingredients. Unwind with a signature cocktail like the Passionfruit Lemondrop or sangrias by the glass or pitcher. You’ll find an endless assortment of quality tastes just waiting to be explored. Book your reservation for an incredible evening out at The Social Bar and Grill in downtown Tacoma.

Step out into a fantastic night out at one of these downtown Tacoma bars and pubs. From McMenamins Elks Temple to Rock the Dock, you’ll find a little of everything at these amazing locations. Sip on a range of drink options while taking in the nightlife Tacoma offers. From ambient, romantic spots to thriving bars with entertainment, you’ll find just what you’re looking for at these fabulous spots. Enjoy a night out at one of downtown Tacoma’s exemplary bars and pubs.