Tacoma Rumors

Aug. 14, 2008 at 6:00am

Cafe By the Bay Changes Hands

Driving by Cafe by the Bay on St. Helens today, a sign in the window announces new ownership. This is a great space in a great location with one of the best views in town. Can the new ownership take things up a notch? We await the details.

Update - Sept. 29: The Bayview has filed for a liquor license to serve beer, wine, and spirits (aka booze).

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by jenyum on 8/13/2008 @ 11:48pm
I am sad to see that Gary and Hoa won't be running things. They were awesome with kids.

by Erik on 8/14/2008 @ 12:28am
Tacoma Rumors,

You sure are good at spotting the latest and greatest.

Have you figured this new business out on the 900 block of Pacific Avenue out yet?



www.flickr.com/photos/tacoma-urbanist/27...

by Rue on 8/14/2008 @ 8:46am
Good one Erik! I haven't seen that one yet. Is there a story behind it?

by Dave_L on 8/14/2008 @ 9:28am
Ditto, jenyum. Sure, the owners were from Kent, but thanks to a recommendation from you long ago, my kids and I enjoyed the place and we are sure going to miss them. I wish I had gone there more often. I HOPE "taking it up a notch" doesn't mean no more treats for the kids, no more crayons, no more posting of kids' artwork, no more custom orders, portion sizes, and splitting orders, and no more down-home freindliness.

by intacoma on 8/14/2008 @ 10:45am
they were nice but I thought the food sucked

by Erik on 8/14/2008 @ 11:10am
Good one Erik! I haven't seen that one yet. Is there a story behind it?

This was one of the Riley spaces that has sat empty for what seems like forever so it nice to see something there.

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