Proctor is less than 2 miles. Grab your reusable bag and head to the Proctor District. Step out on a Saturday and head to the Proctor Farmers Market to get all their fresh, locally sourced fruits and veggies. The Farmers Market is running 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, Cactus, Top Pot Doughnuts, Olympia Coffee Roasters and Fernseed You can also find locally owned shops for clothing and play, as well as The UPS Store, USPS and The Blue Mouse Theatre. Visit these businesses websites for current hours and reopening info.
If you’re looking for a really good cup of coffee or your new favorite happy hour spot - Brewer’s Row is just a mile away. They have a variety of organic coffee and espresso beverages along with a selection of baked in-house pasty items. Or if you’re in the mood for something more filling, stay awhile and get a plate of S.O.B B&G - that’s split cheddar biscuits with chorizo-jalapeno gravy. Don’t miss out on their delicious assortment of tacos - Al Pastor, Pollo, Carnitas, Pescado, Carne Asada, Papas Dulce (roasted sweet potatoes & kale) and Yaka (braised jackfruit).They also have 24 draft beers on tap and 65+ bottled/canned beers and wine. No matter what you get, it’s going to be good!
And next door you’ll find Cooks Tavern - said to be the go to spot for weekend brunch! They’ve got biscuits and gravy, eggs benedict, waffles, but their hash selections are where it’s at - The house smoked corned beef, potatoes, onion & kale with poached eggs on top will leave your taste buds very satisfied. They also serve lunch and dinner and happy is everyday from 3-5 PM & 9 PM to close everyday. Don’t miss their rotating menu featuring inspired dishes from other countries.
Grab a bit of fresh air at the Old Town Dock. Enjoy breathtaking views from the new benches of this restored historic dock, improved lighting, and those arriving by water now have access to two slips that can moor vessels up to 40-feet and 60-feet and low, free-board floats extending off the main dock to accommodate kayakers.