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Tag: downtown Puyallup restaurants

Jan.
31st

First bite: Bourbon Street Bar and Grill in downtown Puyallup

Mike de Alwis, center, and his son, Jehan, mix a drink while chatting with a customer at Bourbon Street Bar and Grill. Lui Kit Wong/Staff Photographer
Mike de Alwis, center, and his son, Jehan, mix a drink while chatting with a customer at Bourbon Street Bar and Grill in downtown Puyallup. Lui Kit Wong/Staff Photographer

It’s been some time since this region had a Cajun restaurant, which made the opening of Bourbon Street Bar and Grill that much more anticipated.

The New Orleans-themed restaurant that opened in mid-December is a small destination that’s more bar than restaurant in downtown Puyallup.

Two first-bite visits in the inaugural month showed a restaurant trying hard to do the right thing – mostly succeeding at food, excelling at atmosphere, but struggling at service. Read more »

Aug.
28th

Opening in downtown Puyallup – Bourbon Street Bar & Grill

When Bourbon Street Bar & Grill opens this fall in downtown Puyallup, owner Mike de Alwis pictures a dining experience that’s affordable and aimed at date night diners. As the New Orleans inspired name suggests, the menu will tread into Louisiana dining with a menu of steaks and seafood. Read more »