This location is prime! .3 miles to Sammy’s Pizza - build your own or try the Garlic Chicken pizza, loaded with a garlic cream sauce, roasted garlic and plenty of veggies. You can order online and pickup! Dave’s Meat and Produce - Whether you’re grilling outside or looking for something to throw in the oven, you won’t need to go far to get your fresh, high-quality & hard-to-find meat that comes from local farms.
Just a few blocks from North Slope Historic Park. Every year there’s a sweet little 4th of July neighborhood parade, that begins at St. Patrick’s Church and end at the park.
Dave’s Meat and Produce has been a long standing staple in this neighborhood. They also offer a small selection of produce, beer and wine, condiments and breads. On the weekends they have a burger & fries stand out front if you don’t feel like firing up the grill yourself.
Wright Park is ideal for a leisurely stroll or a quick jog, and is very popular in the summer months as it has a free sprayground, playground and plenty of picnic tables. This 27 acre arboretum is home to a rich collection of more than 600 trees - stunning in both the spring & summer when they’re ample and bright green, and impressive in the fall as they change from green to a deep orange and red during the autumn foliage.
The beautiful University of Puget Sound is only .7 miles away. It’s awesome to walk through the campus with all the brick buildings. This campus (one of the best spots for fall foliage & a cool summer breeze). Every spring UPS hosts a flea market with the Women’s League – you can find around 70+ vendors selling antiques, repurposed items, vintage, jewelry, bath and body goods, home decor, crafts, artwork and food trucks! The $10 admission to get into the event, 100% of the proceeds goes towards student scholarships. They also regularly host concerts and art exhibits.
Just a mile away - Getting coffee, lunch or dinner? Rhein Haus - their giant pretzels are soft and buttery and their pork schnitzel is very flavorful. Additionally there are two local tavern for drinks! Hank’s, they also make a mean pizza pie and The Parkway Tavern, enjoy the wood fireplace in the winter and the outdoor seating in the summer. Get your caffeine fix at family owned Tacoma Java or step into Anthem Coffee & Tea (newly opened location) for an affogato or perfectly steeped loose leaf tea. Get fresh and quality foods, deli items and beautiful floral arrangements from Stadium Thriftway.