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Tag: Narrows Marina restaurant


Now open: Boathouse 19 at the Narrows Marina in Tacoma

Tacoma’s newest waterfront restaurant opened this afternoon – Boathouse 19, located at the Narrows Marina near Day Island. The 230-seat restaurant is a casual waterfront restaurant serving mid-priced regional American cuisine – burgers, steak and seafood. The restaurant is the project of Denny Driscoll, a man known for operating restaurants in unexpected waterfront locations. Driscoll is the owner of the Lobster Shop restaurants on Ruston and Dash Point, and he also owns the Tanglewood Grill in Gig Harbor. His newest restaurant joins his stable of waterfront restaurants in somewhat obscure areas – the Narrows Marina and surrounding neighborhood isn’t known as a restaurant destination. Read more »


Readers weigh in with names for the Narrows Marina restaurant

Last week, I told you about a new 230-seat restaurant expected to open in July 2012 at the Narrows Marina in Tacoma near Day Island. The restaurant will be a casual new American restaurant from Lobster Shop owner Denny Driscoll, a man who has made a career of opening waterfront restaurants in unexpected places. Although the focus of the restaurant is set, the name is not. I asked readers to send suggested names. Here’s what they offered: Read more »


Coming soon to the Narrows Marina – a 230-seat restaurant from the creator of the Lobster Shop

A 230-seat restaurant serving regional food with a new American spin is on its way to the Narrows Marina. The restaurant plans are so new, the masterminds behind the Tacoma restaurant do not yet have a name for it, permitting still is in the works, and the building is just a bare bones structure about to get a big makeover. Read more »