Pacioni’s Pizzeria (606 S. 1st St., 360/336-3314, 11 a.m.–3 p.m. and 5–9 p.m. Tues.–Sat., closed Sun.–Mon.) bakes outstanding thin-crust, crunchy pizzas with tasty toppings, along with calzones and paninis.
Another noteworthy eatery is Mexico Café (1320 Memorial Hwy., 360/424-1977, 11 a.m.–10 p.m. Mon.–Thurs., 11 a.m.–11 p.m. Fri.–Sat., 10:30 a.m.–10 p.m. Sun.), which offers tasty south-of-the-border fare, including scrumptious chile verde dishes and great margaritas.
© Ericka Chickowski from Moon Washington, 8th edition