Thumbnail for - This Week in Restaurant News: Gastropocalypse Now
Boat Street Cafe, Shanik, and Jason Stratton are all on the way out. What more can you take from us, universe?
Thumbnail for - What Boat Street’s Closure Says About Us
Critic's Notebook
And how Stratton’s departure and Shanik’s closure may relate
Feb 26, 2015, 9:00am | 2 comments
Thumbnail for - Meet the Northwest's Newest Official Winegrowing Region
Oeno Files
Its distinctive wines have helped brighten Washington's star. So why is the Rocks District located in Walla Walla Valley…Oregon?
Feb 25, 2015, 11:35am | 1 comment
Thumbnail for - Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: February 25–March 3
Weekly Planner
The week in which: John Howie makes you feel like Don Draper, SF's Bar Tartine comes to Seattle, and wine month begins.
Feb 25, 2015, 8:00am
Thumbnail for - Renee Erickson Is Closing Boat Street Cafe
Her very first restaurant says adieu on May 30.
Feb 24, 2015, 4:55pm | 5 comments
Thumbnail for - Full Tilt Ice Cream Is Launching a Vegan Taco Truck
Plant-Based Street Food
It's called the Luchador Taco Co. There will be nachos.
Feb 24, 2015, 1:00pm | 11 comments
Thumbnail for - Weekly Wine Pick: Gramercy Cellars Lower East Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley 2012
Oeno Files
Gramercy’s 2012 cabernet is labeled Lower East but drinks more like the Upper West Side.
Feb 24, 2015, 10:30am | 1 comment
Thumbnail for - Little Uncle Is Closing Its Pioneer Square Location
But it's not necessarily bad news.
Feb 23, 2015, 8:00pm
Thumbnail for - Meeru Dhalwala's Shanik Will Close March 21 in South Lake Union
"I'm not licking my wounds and quietly leaving." She might even come back.
Feb 23, 2015, 2:15pm | 4 comments

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