Less than two miles from the University Place Town Center and has Whole Foods, along with Anthem Coffee & Tea, Top Pot Doughnuts and the University Place Library. The Green Firs Village Shopping Center is 1.3 miles — Safeway, Starbucks, Sapporo Japanese, Home Goods Trader Joe’s, Mud Bay, Gyro Zone and Fresh Rolls.
Also just minutes from Orchard Plaza for plenty of yummy dining options! BT Thai — flavorful and über sticky mango rice, mouth watering pad thai and other rice/noodle dishes. 56th Teriyaki- service is fast and food is excellent! Antojo Mexican Grill — good food, for a good value with friendly service + great happy hour specials. Steph’s Pizza — Will become your new go-to for games nights. They have a variety of pizzas, hot subs, calzones pasta and wings. Herfy Burger has your standard burgers and unique items like a peanut butter burger, cream cheese burger, mozzarella stick burger, katsu chicken burger and many more. Don’t forget the waffle fries, special sauce and a milkshake!
Super close to Home Depot and Lowe’s for any and all home projects you have.
You can look forward to being just 11 minutes from the Chamber’s Bay Trail& Golf Course — The trail head is only 3.25 miles round trip, but the hills will really work your calves — there is a serious incline. The views of the Olympic Mountains will reward your efforts though! If you enjoy golf – Chamber’s Bay Golf Course is one of the top courses in the nation and the first course in the Northwest to welcome the U.S. Open Championships. Their onsite restaurant – The Grill offers a nice weekend brunch and sunset dinners. They also have special events throughout the year like the upcoming Whiskey and 9: Beam Suntory. Check their page for upcoming events.
The Fircrest Golf Club, which was established in 1924. In addition to its 18-holes, has a beautiful clubhouse and outdoor pool. If bowling is more up your alley, you’ll be happy to know that the Narrows Plaza Bowl is just a couple miles away. This modern and up to date bowling and recreation center offers a lounge & snack bar, lane rentals by the hour, plus regular live DJs and an arcade. Skate 253 is just across the street — an all-ages roller rink offering skating classes and hosting themed events with a family focus.
For local sporting events, Cheney Stadium is less than 3 miles away and is not only home to the beloved Tacoma Rainiers Minor League Baseball team, but is now also home to Sounders FC2 soccer franchise. There’s plans in the works to build 5,000-seat soccer stadium as a home for the squad in 2020. First home match is March 16th against longtime Cascadia rivals, Portland Timbers 2.