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Pacific Grill Hires Franco D’Amico
Franco D’Amico brings years of hospitality management experience to Pacific Grill as new General Manager.
By: Pacific Grill, LLC
Franco is well known around the West Coast restaurant scene, working at restaurants in Portland, Oregon, including: Raven & Rose, First National Taphouse, The Sidebar and El Gaucho (GM/Managing Partner). In Seattle, Washington, Franco was the Executive Dining Room Manager at Teatro ZinZanni and in California he was General Manager at Morton’s The Steakhouse.
Franco also has extensive hotel operations experience in a number of roles, including
Food & Beverage Management at Hyatt Hotel/Resort.
Chef/Owner Gordon Naccarato, a winner of Food & Wine Magazine’s Best New Chef award said, “Coming off of our most successful year ever, and as we celebrate our 10th anniversary--
Franco is excited to join Tacoma’s most award-winning restaurant and build a relationship with the staff and customers.
Pacific Grill (1502 Pacific Ave. Tacoma, WA 98402) is a restaurant located in the Historic Waddell Building (1889) in downtown Tacoma, Washington. Pacific Grill is owned and operated by Gordon Naccarato and Joseph Hardwick Jr.. The parent company also operates Pacific Grill Events & Catering, Classics Cafe (located at LeMay-America’