Food snob, gourmet, food connoisseur – whatever you choose to say, we can settle on foodie. When you’re a foodie and have a love and passion for food, you have a hard time finding a place that wows your taste buds. When you are near JBLM, there are a number of great places that you can eat at that will undoubtedly please your refined taste buds.
Asado – This is an Argentinian-style restaurant. The restaurant has been named Western Washington’s best Latin American restaurant for six years running. If that doesn’t sound appetizing, then nothing will! The taste of Argentina is not just for food, but the wine as well. Asado states that it has one of the best Argentinian wine list in the Northwest. This restaurant also uses fresh ingredients from the Northwest and they import Mesquite wood for its meats. It also has a chef special every day that is sure to impress your taste buds.
Dirty Oscars Annex – The motto of this place is “Silly name. Seriously good food.” They do not lie. The menu at Dirty Oscars Annex is an eclectic and constantly changing. This is so good that it has even been featured in Dinner, Drive-ins, and Dives. Not only is the food amazing and well recognized for it, but they also have great drinks. This is one of the only Moonshine bars around that makes truly imaginative cocktails.
Over the Moon Cafe – This restaurant features Northwestern and European style cuisine. The food that is used for these seasonal dishes is locally sourced. This restaurant gives you an at home feel with its inviting atmosphere and homey food.
El Gaucho – El Gaucho is an award-winning steakhouse that has been named one of the “most definitive steakhouses in the country.” This restaurant has a fabulous wine list and great cocktails as well. Along with great food like the 28-day dry-aged angus beef, El Gaucho also has live music nightly. With great food and entertainment, it’s no surprise that the staff is great as well. They are attentive and make sure that you have a great experience whenever you eat at this restaurant.
Bruno’s – Bruno’s is a German and Polish restaurant that is bound to please. Although the place itself is small, the food really makes a big impact. It’s created fresh from scratch using locally sourced ingredients. Along with authentic food, you will also be greeted by friendly staff. All of this comes together to create a warm and cozy atmosphere that will have you relaxed and enjoying your beer in no time.