Burgers are finally sizzling in the Stadium neighborhood - Shake Shake Shake opened this afternoon. The restaurant is from business partners Steve Naccarato and Robert Stocker, two well-known Tacoma artists turned restaurant owners.
The retro-themed burger restaurant – some already have nicknamed Shake 3 – was expected to open earlier this year and has looked cosmetically ready for months. It took longer than expected to convert the infrastructure from a mini mart to restaurant space. That’s not unusual for restaurants with complicated equipment needs that don’t always align with the inner workings of an old building. While the delay was understandable, diners have been antsy for an opening. In recent days, some diners have taken to Twitter and Facebook to post minor grumblings asking “when? when? when?” Well, Tacoma. Here’s your chance to try the burgers and fries. They’re open. Read more »