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Tag: Bar Bistro Midland

Oct.
11th

First bites: Checking in on new restaurants in Midland, Proctor and Gig Harbor

Bar Bistro owner Eric Poulin pours a milk stout nitro beer for a customer at Bar Bistro.  Lui Kit Wong/Staff photographer
Bar Bistro owner Eric Poulin pours a milk stout nitro beer for a customer at Bar Bistro. Lui Kit Wong/Staff photographer

A handful of restaurants have opened in the past six weeks and more are on the way. Today, I take a bite out of three. One is a polished bistro in an unexpected neighborhood – Midland. Another is a restaurant serving a style of cuisine we don’t see much in the South Sound – Puerto Rican (but the menu goes much deeper than that). Finally, I took a trip across the bridge to check in on the first suburban outpost for an established Tacoma brewpub. Take a read. Read more »

Oct.
3rd

Good find: Bar Bistro in Midland is out of the way, but worth a detour

Bar Bistro opened Sept. 9 in an out-of-the-way location in the Midland neighborhood. Did you even know about that neighborhood?
Bar Bistro opened Sept. 9 in an out-of-the-way location in the Midland neighborhood. Did you even know about that neighborhood?

Put this restaurant and bistro in the category of “Wait, where is that?” and “Wow, your food is worth that drive.” Bar Bistro opened Sept. 9 with a menu of farflung themes in a location that’s a fair distance from Tacoma’s typical restaurant hubs. Read more »