Old Elks Lodge: New McMenamin’s Hotel

Take a look at this place! The current McMenamin’s project on Broadway is staggering. Downtown On The Go put on a fantastic tour of the site last night for 100 lucky folks. Great things are happening down there. This will be the premier space in Tacoma as soon as it opens. There is a whole … Read moreOld Elks Lodge: New McMenamin’s Hotel

Best sandwich award: Harbor Greens

There’s a new sheriff in town. It’s not a new venue, but its footprint atop the sandwich-scape of Tacoma, quite frankly is new. Based on myriad factors, in a matrix of reasoning, Harbor Greens’ sandwiches are the new gold standard, narrowly beating out MSM and Met Market for the local crown. I will walk you … Read moreBest sandwich award: Harbor Greens

Commercial tenants in Proctor Station

I’ll say this about the future tenants of Proctor Station: they better kick ass. It’s unfair and real. Everyone will stop super-disliking this building if we get something out of it. Most of us will never go above street level in this place so the street level shops are the only thing that will matter once … Read moreCommercial tenants in Proctor Station

Owners set to remodel classic Tacoma restaurant

   Harbor Lights has been a staple on the Tacoma waterfront for decades. Over the years very little has changed here and its patrons love the consistency. Most people were a little nervous when they heard that the classic seafood joint planned to undergo a facelift starting today, March 11, 2013. It is rumored that … Read moreOwners set to remodel classic Tacoma restaurant

“Bring on the Slice” There’s pizza and then there’s PIZZA!

If you’re from NY and missing the pizza you grew up with, or are just looking for a new adventure in Pizza, Ah Badabing is for you. Tucked away in Lakewood on 100th Street, across from McDonald’s in the little brick shopping strip, it is worth the effort to find. Owner/operator Brian D’Millo introduces the … Read more“Bring on the Slice” There’s pizza and then there’s PIZZA!