Want to enjoy more of the waterfront then just the view from your home? You’ll find joggers, walkers, avid runners and more enjoying the paved Ruston Waterfront path, which is just 1/2 mile from this home. From there you can log 6 miles round trip from the Chinese Reconciliation Park to the end of Point Ruston.
This time of year you might find the locals paddleboarding or jumping off the end of Old Town Dock. Consider grabbing a bite from Northern Pacific Fish and savoring the breathtaking views from the new benches on this restored historic dock. Those arriving by water now have access to two slips that can moor vessels up to 40-feet and 60-feet. Kayakers can utilize the low, free-board floats extending off the main dock.
If you’re looking for dining options, there are plenty of options just a few minutes away - the waterfront is your oyster (pun intended)! Katie Downs Waterfront Tavern is renowned for its deep dish pizza but you can find seafood and more at Duke’s Chowder House, heavy pours at Harbor Lights and enticing weekend brunches at The Lobster Shop.
Closer to home you can get a glass of wine in the tasting room or take bottles to go from Ginkgo Forest Winery. Across the street (and next to our office!) is Old Town Wine Skins. They serve an assortment of wine and beers + some delicious small plates (and housemade bread!)
The bustling Proctor district is only a mile away in the opposite direction. Grab your reusable bag on a Saturday and head to the Farmers Market to get all the fresh, locally sourced fruits and veggies. The Farmers Market runs now through December. Find The Metropolitan Market, Safeway, Knapp’s Restaurant, The Blue Mouse Theatre, Peaks & Pints Craft Beer Store, Pomodoro, Europa Bistro, East West, Viva, and Cactus. You can also find locally owned shops for clothing and play, as well as the North End’s closest post office and The Blue Mouse Theatre.
This home is also just minutes to plenty of other dining options plus Century Theaters - roomy lounge chairs and free parking for movie patrons. Patrons enjoy the to-go, affordable and popular fish and chips from The Daily Catch, an extension of WildFin American Grill where you can get a 2-piece fish and chips is $7.99. Find shopping & dining & entertainment too – Jewel Box Cafe, Farrelli’s Pizza, Stack 571, Ice Cream Social, South Sound Running, Rebels & Lovers and more on the way as this area keeps developing!