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June
7th

First Bite: Trapper’s Sushi in Puyallup


The extreme roll (front), spicy tuna roll (right) and Trapper roll at Trapper’s Sushi in Puyallup, which opened June 3.

The popular Bonney Lake restaurant Sushi Town has spawned a new restaurant – Trapper’s Sushi, which opened Thursday, a block south from South Hill Mall in Puyallup.

Trapper’s is the third restaurant for Trapper O’Keeffe, who also owns Sushi Town in Bonney Lake, which I wrote about here, and Trapper’s Sushi in Covington.

I paid a visit to the new restaurant over the weekend and found much in common with its sister establishment. Read more »

Jan.
28th

Sushi Town: Palatable flavors for sushi neophytes

Pictured here: Sushi Town’s rocky, Mt. John, Timmy and spicy tuna rolls.

Here is the third of seven installments about South Sound maki sushi.

Trapper’s/Trapper’s Sushi Town
Where: 20649 State Route 410, Bonney Lake; 253-891-2046
Also in Puyallup at 209 39th Ave. S.W. Locations also in Bremerton and Covington.
Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sundays.
Prices: $ (Entrees under $14)

Sushi Town’s chef-owner Trapper O’Keeffe has two sushi approaches: Contemporary and accessible.

He said his niche is with maki rolls for the average sushi diner. "A lot of traditional sushi can be intimidating for first-time (sushi eaters). In Bonney Lake … there’s not a traditional Asian population. I’m catering to the people who haven’t had sushi."

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