Tacoma isn’t as widely known as its famous neighbor, Seattle. But that doesn’t mean it isn’t a gem to behold to any traveler who comes upon it. A city that is as multifaceted as its art, Tacoma houses countless forms of entertainment. You could go visit their different museums.You can stroll leisurely along its lovely lake, chat with the animals in their zoo, or run around their many parks. out of all these pale in comparison to the dishes you can taste in this lovely city. Here are three good reasons why an avid food lover should visit Tacoma today.

Things to do in Tacoma

1. Fresh from the Sea


Fresh from the coast!

Sitting on the banks of the Puget Sound definitely has some lovely perks. Aside from being a great place to go kayaking and sailing, Tacoma is also lucky enough to call dibs on some of the freshest seafood you’d have the luckiest pleasure to taste. Take a pick from a variety of fish! Eat some chowder here and then devour a lovely lobster there, Tacoma has so many seafood restaurants in town. All that’s left to do is choose whether you want some fine dining or somewhere more laid back.

2. Blast from the Past

Go visit the good ol’ American yesteryears here in Tacoma. Aside from an awesome drive-in movie house and the old-fashioned main streets to shop at, this little town has so many diners and restaurants that would make you feel like you’re in another decade. Sip some classic chocolate malt shake while eating your burger and fries while you’re here.

3. Gulp & Dance


After a long day, enjoy a couple of suds with your buds!

If you think Tacoma is great during the day, get ready for an amazing during the night! Choose from so many bars and dance the night away with the friendly locals. Eat some great comfort food while you’re at it. But best of all, try going to the local taverns and sip some of the most amazing craft beers you’ll taste.

By retaining some of its better parts from the past and mixing it up with a lot of good stuff from the present, Tacoma is definitely as city to come visit.