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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Music Venue
“Bigger shows in this large theater that has lots of standing room space at stage level to grab a drink and watch a show or catch some stand up. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Book Store
“Huge selection of books for every taste. Also, includes a fantastic kids section. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Route
“Known as "The Ave" check out the most poppin hangout for transients, homeless, and young adults and teens alike! Some good restaurants but mostly just a younger nightlife and fantastic people watching. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“If you really want to see what a deconstructed latte is all about. May not be the best place if you just want drip :)”
  • 5 locals recommend
Laundry
“This is a place where you can drop off for wash and fold as well as do your own laundry. Really competitive rates! WiFi while you wait.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Clothing Store
“A decent place to sell or buy secondhand clothes. Sometimes it's a little expensive.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Tea Room
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  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Good for a quick lunch or dinner! You can get in and out in 25 minutes! And the food is decent! ”
  • 1 local recommends
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  • 3 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
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“Mountaineering Club has panoramic views of Mount Rainier, Puget Sound and downtown. They highlight a bounty of regional ingredients, coastal plates and playful cocktails for the most adventurous palates.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Tea Room
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  • 2 locals recommend
Health
“Mysore practice. MTWF 6:30-9am, Sun 9-11am. No Thur or full moon days. Drop-in $15/class.”
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
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“If you need to use the internet, this is the place. They have good coffee, vegan pastries, and soup. You can use the internet for free as long as you buy something.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“You get to create your own noodle soup bowl, which always ends up delicious! Prices are good at $9 or $11 for a bowl of customized, Chinese noodles ”
  • 1 local recommends