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Tag: Warthog Parkland

Sep.
19th

Rise and shine: Three Tacoma restaurants with new breakfast service

Sunday brunch served on the enclosed patio at Smoke + Cedar overlooking the Allenmore Golf Course in Tacoma. Peter Haley/Staff photographer
Sunday brunch served on the enclosed patio at Smoke + Cedar overlooking the Allenmore Golf Course in Tacoma. Peter Haley/Staff photographer

We’re right in the middle of National Breakfast Month, but don’t confuse that with National Hot Breakfast Month. You’ll have to wait until February to celebrate that. February, coincidentally, also doubles as National Pancake Month.

Who comes up with this stuff? I don’t need an official proclamation as an excuse to eat breakfast. The only excuse I need is the promise of something new.

Featured here are Tacoma restaurants with recently added breakfast service, each with its own specialty. These mini reviews are first-bite impressions after single visits. Read more »

Aug.
5th

Taco Tuesday: Head to Parkland and Puyallup

A trio of awesome tacos.
A trio of awesome tacos.

It’s Tuesday and you know what that means – taco time.

With Tacoma bars pushing Tuesday Taco specials, I assigned myself a mission of finding the best tacos around town. I’m talking ingredients that go beyond bar tacos made with crunchy shells and ground beef. You can find my taco Tuesday series here about once a month, or whenever the taco mood strikes.

Today’s taco trip takes me to a smokehouse in Parkland and a food truck that knows its way around chopped steak. Read on. Read more »

March
10th

Coming soon: A second location for Warthog Barbeque Pit

Pictured here, a three-bone rib platter with beans, potato salad and cornbread. The ribs come with a hefty helping of smoke flavor.
Pictured here, a three-bone rib platter with beans, potato salad and cornbread. The ribs at Warthog Barbeque Pit come with a hefty helping of smoke flavor.

The longtime Fife barbecue restaurant Warthog Barbeque Pit is about to sprout a sibling restaurant. Expect to find the restaurant’s signature brisket, ribs, chicken and chili this summer in a larger location that will be a second outpost for Warthog. Read more »