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Tag: Ivar’s Puyallup

March
18th

Buy one get one – celebrate Ivar’s birthday with a good deal

Ivar Haglund would have been 109 today. News Tribune File Photo
Ivar Haglund would have been 109 this week. News Tribune File Photo

The Seattle-based restaurant chain Ivar’s today is celebrating what would have been the 109th birthday for Ivar Haglund, founder of the restaurant famous for its fish, chips and clams. Today’s birthday celebration includes a buy-one-get-one offer and cake at all locations. Read on: Read more »

May
17th

Ivar’s opens Puyallup location May 24 (psst, they’ll give away free stuff)

This just in my inbox: Ivar’s has set an opening for its Puyallup store: May 24. The Seattle-based company announced in February that it would open its newest seafood bar at 13101 Meridian Ave. E., the former location for Del Taco. The Northwest homegrown chain of fish and chips restaurants will introduce a new menu at the Puyallup location: A mix of healthier grilled fish sandwiches, tacos and salads, in addition to the regular menu of fried stuff. Click “more” to see the new menu, and to find out about the free fish for a year give-away for the first customers on opening day. Read more »

Feb.
8th

Ivar’s comes to Puyallup this April

Seattle-based Ivar’s Seafood Bar will open a restaurant in Puyallup in April at 13101 Meridian Ave. E. The fast food fish and chips restaurant will move into the old Del Taco location that closed last year. Dining tip: Ivar’s will be in the same shopping complex as the wonderfully inexpensive Vietnamese restaurant Pho Tai.

I usually don’t write about chain restaurants, but I make an exception for locally founded chains like Ivar’s. Locals who are native to Western Washington (me included) grew up eating the fish and chips at Ivar’s, which got its start on the Seattle waterfront in

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