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Leslie

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In Topic: Burger Of The Month Club

09 March 2011 - 03:40 AM


girl chow it's great to hear from you and you should come join us! And maybe we are due for a Tacoma redux soon!

For March, I asked Allyson and she has agreed to choose the next venue. Here's an updated list of where we've been. Where are we going next, Allyson?


Palace Kitchen- Anita
The Maple Leaf Grill- Jan
Jaks- Rocky
Bad Alberts- Reese
Sterling Café- Reese
Collins Pub- Tighe
Hi Life- FaiJai
Sport- Wendy
35th Street Bistro – Eden
Blue Moon - Margaret
Market Street Grill in Ballard- Lauren
Ruth's Chris Steakhouse downtown- Leslie
Fred's Riverton Alehouse in Snohomish- Fred & Ed
Earth & Ocean - Little Ms Foodie
Palace Kitchen, round 2 - Fai Jay
Asada - White Lotus
Cascadia - hhlodesign
Feenie's - Ling
Moxie - Gourmetlight$
Two Bells - Barry
Deluxe - Allyson
Brasa - Sparrowsfall
22 Doors - Allyson
Elliott Bay Brewing - Tighe
Farestart - Dandelion
Stell's - Eden
Leny's - rockdoggydog
Home Cooked - Lauren
King's Hardware - SeaGal
Zayda Buddy's - Malarkey
Jolly Roger - Little Ms Foodie
Buckley's on Queen Ann - Leslie
Lunchbox Labratory - GourmetLight$
Metropolitan Grill - FayJai
Quinn's - Lauren
BOKA - heyjude
Skillet - croseattle
10 Mercer – Eden
Pig N Whistle – Rocky
Latona Pub - Sally Simpleton
Whalemaker Bar at Ivar's – Sparrowsfall
Spur - Allyson
Zippy's - Tighe
Springhill - da Goose
Shadowland - Rocky
Frank's Oyster House and Champagne Parlor - Jan (SeaGal)
Smith - Croseattle
Table 219 - da goose
June - Sally Simpleton
Maggie Bluffs - Leslie
Luc - Eden
Wedgwood Broiler - Lauren
5 Corner Market - Jan



That list makes me salivate. It's good to see you're still here, Jan! I see Lauren daily on Facebook, but have not talked to anyone from here for a few years!

If you want to hit Tacoma in the summer, I'm happy to organize. Is Connie still around? If so, maybe we can co-coordinate. My current burger infatuation is the Walker Burger at Maxwell's. BOTM already paid worship to the Asado burger, which remains one of my favorite burgers in all of Tacoma land, but they have a burger dip now that absolutely makes me swoon (and the yuca fries. Oh. God. The yuca fries! I want to make disgusting chomping noises whenever I think of them). Other options: The Bite at Hotel Murano makes a stellar burg, as does Crown Bar in the Sixth Avenue District (very close to where we dined at Asado).

I miss you people!


girlchow, great to see you online again! It's been waaaaay too long! Hope to see you again sometime, soon. I'm traveling back and forth from the coast a lot, so would love to try some good spots in Tacoma! Leslie (aka Blue Heron)

In Topic: Burger Of The Month Club

02 December 2010 - 05:36 PM


I possibly would be able to do: 14, 20, 21, 22, 29, 30. Some of these dates may get booked over the next week.
My preference would be for Monday the 20th, though! Because I think that's my safest option. :)

Monday the 20th is a good day for me too....and so far for everyone else I think. How about we choose that?

I think I could do 20th, too. or 21st or 22nd.

In Topic: Burger Of The Month Club

15 September 2010 - 07:06 PM






I'm choosing Luc for this month, and really looking forward to trying the famed souffle potato crisps in addition to the burger :rolleyes:

Now the hard part, when? For me something the week of the 20th either the 20th, 22nd or 23rd would be optimal, but if folks prefer earlier in the month I could do the 6th 7th, 8th or 9th.

Do any of those work for the rest of you?

Anyone up for a BoM outing next week?


I'm open the 22nd or 23rd.

Let's go with the 23rd. Anyone else in?
What time works for you Lauren? We're flexible...


Anytime 6:30 or later works for me. Paul will probably come too.

Ack, I didn't see this. Is it too late to sway you back to the 22nd? I can only make that night. If not, I'll just go on my own or with a later group.

the 22nd works better for me, too.

In Topic: Burger Of The Month Club

03 September 2010 - 01:30 AM

It was a fun evening at Maggie Bluffs the other night, but sorry the weather didn't cooperate and we had to have our burgers inside! Crazy weather! Also the location was a bit tricky to get to, but the view is great once you are there.

The burger and fish n chips were good, but the burger not nearly as good as other places we've been. Eden and I asked for ours Medium Rare and it came out more like Medium Well, and on hindsight, I think the server did say at the beginning they are all cooked the same, medium, but we were hoping for some leniency. The cheese was a little skimpy and over melted so that I didn't really taste it. It was a nice touch that they split Eden's and my burger and fries in the kitchen onto 2 plates for us. The side of onion rings was good. On on a warm day if one could sit outside, I'd go again for the fish n chips for sure and maybe another burger, but it's not a burger destination choice.

I've tagged Eden to pick next month's location!

In Topic: Burger Of The Month Club

26 August 2010 - 06:18 PM

We'll miss you Rocky.

Ok, we'll see the rest of you next Tue, Aug. 31 at 6:30pm! I'll get there a bit early to try and grab a table (no reservations taken), or if someone else gets their first, please grab a table!

This is the list of who we've got going so far. If anyone else would like to join us, please do!

Lauren & Paul
Sally Simpleton +1
Eden & Bill
Leslie

Maggie Bluffs
2601 West Marina Place
Seattle, WA 98199
Phone: 206-283-8322