Roadrunner Bourbon and Burger House closed in South Hill in April but reopened in May as The Speakeasy Lounge with 200 whiskeys and a simplified bar menu. The lounge’s sister restaurant, Fiesta Taqueria, will expand into adjoining space this summer.
The downtown Tacoma sandwich shop DiLoreto’s has moved a half-block from its old position at the base of the Sanford & Son building. The cafe will continue serving East Coast-style subs, deli sandwiches and desserts.
Casco Antiguo opened on the Foss Waterway last week with a succinct list of upscale Mexican cuisine and a lengthy list of cocktails and tequila by the shot. The Tacoma waterfront restaurant yields outstanding waterfront views.
In November, somebody broke into the truck belonging to the co-owner of Pacific Brewing and Malting. Century-old beer bottles filled with their original content were stolen. A woman, who wishes to remain anonymous, unknowingly bought the stolen Tacoma brand beer bottles and later returned them to Pacific Brewing and Malting.