About

Tacoma native Gary Kurashima (aka “Mr. Warthog”) has over 35 years of restaurant experience around the Pacific Northwest. From Alaska to the Pacific Northwest, Gary has spent years learning the nuances of great barbeque.

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The Warthog Barbeque Pit has been a labor of love for Gary and his family.