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Rainy Season

49 Things Every Seattleite Must Do This Winter

Where to skate, soak, drink, dine, and, yes, swim all season long.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 12/05/2015

Editor's Note

Nog Bless Us, Everyone

A paean to egg nog.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 12/02/2015

Critic's Notebook

A Whole New Type of Restaurant Emerges in Seattle

And why it’s happening now.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 11/05/2015

The Restaurant Issue

2015: The Year That Wouldn't Quit

No list of remarkable new restaurants would be complete without…

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 11/04/2015

Expansion Mode

Vendemmia's Brian Clevenger Will Open East Anchor Seafood Next Door in Madrona

Oh, and Vendemmia is getting a private dining room and a massive rooftop garden.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 11/04/2015

The Restaurant Issue

Memorable Meals in Bars

It’s been years since Seattle’s bars have been just for drinking. But not until 2015 have so many made the critical crossover to genuinely memorable eating, with small plates evoking real places and real cultures.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 10/30/2015

The Restaurant Issue

The Ballad of the Caribbean Roast Sandwich

The loss of Paseo and its famed sandwich literally drove people to tears. Now it’s back—two times over.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 10/28/2015

The Restaurant Issue

Salare and Vendemmia: Destination Neighborhood Restaurants

As the city leaps and bounds, villagelike neighborhoods like Ravenna and Madrona give the city small-town character, potential for additional density—and now, destination restaurants.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 10/28/2015

The Restaurant Issue

Trend of the Year: Multiple Restaurants Under One Roof

Along with sister spots Bitter/Raw and Slab Sandwiches, Lark embodies the year’s coolest dining concept.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 10/28/2015

The Restaurant Issue

Jerry Traunfeld Is the 2015 Seattle Chef of the Year

At his Szechuan restaurant, Lionhead, Traunfeld’s greatest achievement is taking Traunfeld out of the food.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 10/28/2015

The Restaurant Issue

Restaurant Trend of the Year: The Asian Remix

The only trend more rampant right now than restaurants opening on Capitol Hill? Menus taking informed liberties with Asian traditions.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 10/26/2015

The Restaurant Issue

Stateside Is Our 2015 Restaurant of the Year

In a year of impressive newcomers, a subtropically styled dining room on Pike Street delivers the most exuberant experience in town.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 10/23/2015

Critic's Notebook

Poulet Bleu Dinner at Copperleaf

Giving “tastes like chicken” all new meaning

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 05/14/2015

Protein-Rich Merrymaking

Sun Liquor's Boozy Aged Eggnog Arrives Early This Year

And this time it's on store shelves...and hosting a party.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 12/01/2014

Game Changers

Zig Zag's the Last Word: An Oral History

How a little bar called Zig Zag Cafe and a guy named Murray Stenson helped instigate the nation’s cocktail renaissance.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 12/01/2014

Cocktails

The 25 Best Cocktails in Seattle

Here are the stories of the city’s best drinks, from classic and pre-Prohibition to tiki and mescal—and the bibulous talent behind them.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 11/30/2014

Quote Unquote

An Americano Girl

Bikini barista Payton Scott is the star of the new reality TV series 'Grounded in Seattle.'

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 11/03/2014

The Northwest Flavor Issue

Chefsteps' Guide to Pike Place Market

Grant Crilly of culinary website Chefsteps shows us around his favorite Pike Place spots.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 07/01/2014

Quote Unquote

Capitol Hill's Out Watch

With Out Watch, Jennifer Dietrich wants to turn the tide against after-dark attacks in Capitol Hill.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/02/2014

City Trails

Elliott Bay Trail

Shore ride from Magnolia to downtown.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 04/01/2014
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