Critic's Notebook

3 Terrific Gluten-Free Sandwiches. Honest.

Including one that’s not really a sandwich but whatever. (Plus a bonus fourth which promises to be good—available in a few weeks.)

09/06/2016 By Kathryn Robinson

Shifts & Shakeups

The Week in Restaurant News: Lunch Times

Capitol Hill's Homegrown is back, downtown gets a food hall, and Wild Ginger has a new lunch window—but man, we're gonna miss those breakfast potatoes at Grub.

02/13/2015 By Caroline Ferguson

Shifts & Shakeups

The Past Few Weeks in Restaurant News: Queen Tea

To paraphrase a recently closed coffee shop, Shifts and Shakeups does not require explanation, only documentation.

01/09/2015 By Caroline Ferguson

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Cider, Cretzels, and Catfish

Fremont welcomes Schilling Cider, Rachael Coyle goes brick and mortar, and Catfish Corner is no closes.

08/29/2014 By Kristen Farnam

Critic's Notebook

The Best Kale Salads in Seattle

They’re lots of places. Here’s where they’re mandatory.

08/28/2014 By Kathryn Robinson

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Literary Ventures

Hemingway-themed gastropub Bottle and Bull is coming to Kirkland, Thoreau-named wine pop-up Walden takes over Little Uncle's space in Pioneer Square, and more.

07/25/2014 By Ezra Parter

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week In Restaurant News: Oysters, Burgers, and Beer

Taylor Shellfish Oyster Bar opens in the Expo Building, South Delridge gets a Dick's-like burger walkup, and beer flows on Bainbridge Island.

04/25/2014 By Ezra Parter

Shifts and Shakeups

This Week In Restaraunt News: Where to Eat Before the Year Ends

The final openings for 2013, some exciting things to watch for in 2014, and a sign is stolen.

12/20/2013 By Malcolm Griffes

Lunch Time

Homegrown Lowers Menu Prices and Introduces New SLU Location

With five stores in the area, the sustainable sandwich shop finally has the buying power to drop prices (without dropping the roast pork).

12/17/2013 By Chelsea Lin

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups: Week of Apr 22

Bakery Nouveau opens on Capitol Hill, a new healthy waffle food truck debuts, and Broadway loses a longtime restaurant.

04/26/2013 By Erica Thompson

Expansion Mode

Homegrown Will Open a Location Downtown

Very good news for downtown lunchers. Especially those who like eating outside.

04/22/2013 By Allecia Vermillion


Best Restaurants 2012

For our annual guide to the top dining in Seattle, we bring you both innovators and classics with strong culinary vision and deep reverence for seasons, local ingredients, and a sense of place—in short, the very best places to eat right now.

10/29/2012 By Kathryn Robinson

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: Texas-style wings come to Bellevue, Maria Hines plans restaurant number three, Coastal Kitchen reopens.

10/19/2012 By Sabina Cao

Mini Empires

The Homegrown Brand Continues to Grow

Bread, baked goods, and soon, a wholesale line of sandwiches and salads.

10/17/2012 By Christopher Werner

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: Fogo becomes Fumaca Brazilian Steakhouse, HA! fills the former Hunger space in Fremont, and the Silver Fork is saved...until April.


Menu Additions

Homegrown Gets Baked

The sandwich shop starts churning out blondies, brownies, strata, and more.

08/29/2012 By Christopher Werner

On The Menu

Homegrown’s Watermelon Caprese

A summery sandwich benefits City Fruit.

07/05/2012 By Anne Larkin


Homegrown Nixes Late-Night Hours at Capitol Hill Store

Last chance to soak up some fun at the sandwich shop, chums.

01/07/2011 By Christopher Werner


Homegrown Opens on Queen Anne Avenue North

That makes three locations in under two years.

11/03/2010 By Christopher Werner


Homegrown’s Halloween Costume Contest

You’ll have to get creative, because we guarantee you don’t have this costume lying around your basement.

10/27/2010 By Kathryn Robinson