Whether for a romantic night out with your partner or a big family meal where someone else does the cooking and cleaning, going out to eat is one of life’s great pleasures. Pierce Couty has fabulous restaurants from end to end. Here are 5 we love right now:
Marzano – 516 Garfield St
Tuesday-Friday lunch: 11am-2pm dinner: 4pm – 8:30pm
One of the best kept secrets around, Owner and chef Elisa Marzano has been delighting local palates for 20 years. Born and raised near the city of Vicenza in Northern Italy, Elisa brings with her the passion of cooking Italian cuisine. Make sure you make a reservation, because this incredibly intimate restaurant is small and consistently packed. Try the tortellini aurora and the homemade tiramisu. For more wonderful italian food in the Tacoma area click here.
Peanut Sauce Thai Cuisine: 5003 Tacoma Mall Blvd
7 Days/ Week – 11am-9pm
Located right off I-5 near Tacoma Mall, Peanut Sauce Thai’s delicious, well priced, and inventive Thai Food more than makes up for the strip mall setting. Peanut Sauce Thai takes the freshest ingredients and cooks them to perfection. If you’re easily bored their constantly changing specials mean you never have to eat the same delicious meal twice. This is our pick for delicious, affordable thai food at a great price! For more great Thai food in Tacoma click here.
HG Bistro – 1618 E Main St
Monday-Friday 11:30-8pm Saturday & Sunday 9am-8pm
A Puyallup institution located near the Daffodil Bowl, HG Bistro (formerly known as the Hungry Goose) offers up some of the most thoughtfully prepared and delicious food in the area. The restaurant itself is warm, inviting, and beautifully decorated, offering a cosy place for a date or a special night out. The bar features a fantastic happy hour daily and occassionally live music. For more Puyallup Restaurants, click here.