Warmer days are ahead for the beautiful Pacific Northwest, with no better time to explore new developments across the South Sound. Point Ruston has seen significant growth, now offering high-end entertainment, shopping, dining, and much more in addition to fantastic sights. Looking over Commencement Bay with views of Mount Rainier on a clear day, there is no better destination to get out and explore all the new exciting additions Point Ruston has to offer. Explore Point Ruston’s new waterfront village in Tacoma for a fantastic Pacific Northwest outing.

Shopping & Entertainment

Head out to Point Ruston, boasting an exciting urban village bringing Tacoma’s waterfront region to life. Soak in the mesmerizing 360-degree views as you experience a delightful day of shopping at The Public Market, featuring a wide range of vendors offering local produce and market flowers, a full-service butcher, hand-made gifts, bath and body products, sweet baked goods, and much more. Be sure to also check out the variety of shops outside the market, including Gentry’s Footwear and South Sound Running. Sit back and enjoy a movie in Century Theatre, offering industry-leading technology and reclined seating to provide the best possible digital entertainment experience.

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Shop at the Waterfront Market, offering a wide selection of gourmet food, local produce, and creative goods. Photo credit: Courtney Becker


Take a bite of something delicious at one of Point Ruston’s delicious eateries. WildFin American Grill offers spectacular waterfront dining with mesmerizing views at every table. WildFin serves locally-sourced Northwest meats, fresh fish, seafood, and produce in an unforgettable atmosphere. Visit Stack 571 Burger & Whiskey Bar for gourmet burgers and hand-selected whiskeys, with an unbeatable view only the Pacific Northwest has to offer. With a menu holding over 101 different types of local and imported bourbon, whiskey, and scotch, come taste the flavorful kick at Stacks.

Those looking for a relaxed, family-friendly environment can head over to Mio Sushi for a fresh take on healthy and delicious options. Stop in at Farrelli’s Pizza for delicious, wood-fired pizza with an outdoor patio perfect for sightseeing during your meal. Save room for dessert at Ice Cream Social, scooping delicious, all-natural ice cream with vegan and dairy-free options. There are many scrumptious dining options at Point Ruston’s urban village, sure to please any palate. Check out the directory for a complete dining guide.

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Dine in style at WildFin or stop by the walk-up Fish Bar for all of your seafood desires. Photo credit: Courtney Becker

Recreational Activities

As the weather warms up, Point Ruston is a wonderful destination for recreational activities. Enjoy bicycling, walking, running, and hiking, all easily accessible right at Point Ruston. No need to pack your own equipment. Wheel Fun Rentals is on-site, with a wide range of rentals available, from electric bikes to the double surrey, capable of holding six people for biking adventures along the waterfront. Simple, self-guided bike tours are also offered in a 3-4 hour guided tour of Ruston’s sights and interest points. Embark on once-in-a-lifetime night rides after sunset to enhance your nightlife to the next level. Bring the kids to play at the seasonal spray park, conveniently located in The Grand Plaza, the centerpiece of Point Ruston, overlooking the water. Whatever your heart desires, there are many recreational activities to be enjoyed at Point Ruston.

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Enjoy a gourmet burger and brew from Stack 571, one of the fantastic dining options Point Ruston has to offer. Photo credit: Courtney Becker

Luxury Living & Hotel Accommodations

Bring the beauty, entertainment, and panoramic views home with luxury living now offered right at Point Ruston. Now available for presale, Rainier Condominiums takes waterfront living to an entirely new level. Expansive window walls allow you to bask in the views while entertaining guests with comfortable, contemporary living. Take a virtual tour and check out the current availability to live out this Pacific Northwest dream. Also available to rent are the resort-style apartment homes at Village on Main. Every home comes equipped with “wood-style plank flooring, polished granite countertops, expansive bay windows, nine-foot ceilings, plus so much more!” See the luxurious living accommodations this walkable community offers to make Point Ruston your next home.

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Stay at the beautiful, new Silver Cloud Inn Tacoma, conveniently located right at the heart of Point Ruston. Photo credit: Courtney Becker

Are you seeking a sweet, overnight escape? Look no further than the Silver Cloud Inn, Tacoma’s only waterfront hotel offering only the best accommodations. With waterfront views in every room, you will experience true Pacific Northwest bliss as you soak in the sights of Commencement Bay and mountain views. Offering a wide selection of guest rooms and suites, you are sure to find what you are looking for when selecting a spectacular place to stay.

Bringing Tacoma’s waterfront region to life is Point Ruston, offering a fun-filled escape with breathtaking scenery for all to enjoy. Take a walk along the waterfront edge or stroll through Point Ruston’s public market for an impressive selection of delicious produce, gourmet food and hand-made goods. Make arrangements for a romantic getaway at Silver Cloud Inn Tacoma Waterfront or check out the luxury living accommodations available to make this great escape your next home. Point Ruston is heating things up with their new urban village, bringing this waterfront community to life. Explore Point Ruston’s new, thriving waterfront village on your next outing for a fantastic escape.

Point Ruston
5020 Main Street

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