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Food, service, view: What’s not to like?

Nov 9th, 2016 | By
Food, service, view: What’s not to like?

This is the season of celebration, and if you are looking for a special place for one, try Stanley and Seafort’s, perched on a cliff overlooking the city of Tacoma and the tideflats, serving delicious food in an elegant setting. We went for lunch and had a great time, seated at the second level, looking
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Southern style: Time-tested recipes and a friendly place

Aug 30th, 2016 | By
Southern style: Time-tested recipes and a friendly place

Open for 36 years, the Southern Kitchen has been serving country-style food to generations of diners who love home cooking with a southern touch. Taking a trip to the south sounded like a great idea, so soon after we found a parking space in the tiny lot shared with a car repair shop, and we
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Wally’s Drive In takes you back

Aug 2nd, 2016 | By
Wally’s Drive In takes you back

Operating in a rural park area on the eastern outskirts of Buckley for nearly 25 years, Wally’s Drive In Restaurant offers a glimpse back to a time when eating in your car was an everyday enjoyable activity and drive-ins were common in every town. Wally’s has a big, colorful sign and welcoming  parking lot lined
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For something new, try dim sum

Jun 8th, 2016 | By
For something new, try dim sum

Dim Sum are oriental appetizers, served as small bites of various meats, vegetables and bean curd in various wrappers and buns, steamed, sometimes fried, served hot and sometimes with dipping sauce. The Ginger Palace on Tacoma’s Hosmer Street just off I-5 prepares an extensive menu of dim sum on weekends and holidays to enrich their
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