Just a minute away from the Fircrest park, tot lot and pool. The NEW pool is located at the Fircrest Community Center – which hosts a swim team, and year-round activities for all ages. It also offers tennis & basketball courts, newly renovated Tot-Lot (a fully fenced playground for younger children), soccer fields, baseball, and basketball, and summer sports camps.
The private Fircrest Golf Club, was established in 1924, in addition to its 18-holes, has a beautiful clubhouse and outdoor pool.
Along Regents Blvd you’ll find the Spring Lake Cafe for a delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner. Enjoy french toast, eggs benedict, fresh biscuits with plenty of sausage gravy on top, comforting french dip and fish and chips, plus hearty prime rib and pasta dishes. Also sharing this same street space is a local favorite for your furry friend - Choppers Holistic Pet Food offering human grade pet food with no wheat, corn, soy or by-products. Beloved Mimi’s Teas will keep you warm all fall and winter with over 100 teas and everything from green, white, chai, yerba mate, black, breakfast blend, oolong, herbal, earl grey, rooibos and pu-erh teas.
Locally owned and operated Harbor Greens is two miles away off Bridgeport Way. They have a great selection of local & hard-to-find specialty items, an in-house butcher and a full-service deli with gourmet sandwiches are really good pizza that you can eat there or take to go.
Across the intersection on South Mildred Street is Pint Defiance - a casual hangout specializing in craft beers, with rotating taps & bottles available for purchase. Royal Thai Bistro, a highly flavorful and popular restaurant and Shogun Japanese Express a sushi & Japanese comfort fare in a down-to-earth atmosphere and owned by a very lovely family. Insiders secret - many locals get food to go from Royal Thai Bistro or Shogun and take to enjoy in Pint Defiance.
This home is conveniently located to the HWY 16 on ramp, making it easy to commute north, south or get across the bridge to Gig Harbor!