Critic's Notebook

Seattle Restaurants with Trees

Real ones, faux ones…pretty ones.

09/08/2016 By Kathryn Robinson

'Tis the Season

The Ultimate Guide to Drinking by a Fireplace in Seattle

Blazes and beers in hotel lobbies, divey bars, fancy restaurants, and more.

12/09/2014 By Kristen Farnam

Hotels

Local Rooms: Hotel Motif

So long, Red Lion. There's a new indie in town.

06/24/2014 By Allison Williams

Article

Meats of Summer: Burgers, Brats, and BBQ

Burgers and hot dogs we love, a lesson in regional barbecue styles, and a road map for sausage lovers.

07/01/2013 By Kathryn Robinson and Allecia Vermillion With Josh Feit

Article

Where to Go for a Brand New Patio

Seattle bars and restaurants entice with outdoor seating—bonus points for heaters.

05/22/2013 By Allecia Vermillion

Summer Sips

It's Sunny Out...Time to Drink Slushy Cocktails

Here's where to go for a classy cool down.

04/22/2013 By Erica Thompson

Happy Hour

The Week in Happy Hour: Oysters and Meat Galore

Plus: There's whiskey to be had at Boka.

03/27/2013 By Christopher Werner

Trend Alert

Seattle Bars and Restaurants Set Sail

A handful of new establishments signal an embrace of the nautical.

03/15/2013 By Christopher Werner

Happy Hour

The Week in Happy Hour: Oysters at Bastille, Sicilian Snacks at Agrodolce

Plus: Frozen drinks at Bait Shop, gut busters at Sam's Tavern, and 20-buck duck at Cafe Campagne.

01/07/2013 By Christopher Werner