Tag Archives: Beachcomber

A Home Away from Home: Skyway Ponders Loss of Community Bar

by Max Wasserman

Any other day, the boy smashing acrylic bins would have been turned away at the door. But this Tuesday, 10-year-old Xavier Fondale was part of a move-out team: a group of family members gutting The Beachcomber, a bar in Skyway that’s almost as old as the community itself. Continue reading A Home Away from Home: Skyway Ponders Loss of Community Bar

The Beachcomber: Where Everyone (In Skyway) Knows Your Name

by Marcus Harrison Green

Anyone walking through the doors of the Beachcomber Bar & Grill in Skyway might be overwhelmed by its apparent “ordinariness” – especially if one is prone to a fetish for the hip and trendy that is standard for any bar or lounge that graces Belltown or Capitol Hill. Continue reading The Beachcomber: Where Everyone (In Skyway) Knows Your Name