Drinking Holidays

St. Patrick's Day Goings-On: From Refined to Rowdy

Whether you prefer shotgunning green beers or savoring 25-year whiskey, we'll tell you where to toast the Emerald Isle.

03/11/2015 By Caroline Ferguson

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: 2 New Breweries

Get this: one of them is gluten-free.

02/06/2015 By Caroline Ferguson

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: April 9–15

This week: a Moroccan cooking lesson, some seafood feasts, and a bona fide taco wizard makes a birthday party debut.

04/08/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

Cough Cough

6 Dishes to Eat (or Drink) When You're Sick

As they say, starve a fever, feed a cold—and feed it well.

01/22/2014 By Meredith Barrett

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: June 19–25

Tons of rosé, cooking with Jim Drohman, and a food bank-inspired culinary competition.

06/17/2013 By Brianna Lantz

What a Catch

30 Years of Love for Copper River Salmon

We don't know why, but Jon Rowley ends up as our romantic lead when it comes to seafood stories.

05/17/2013 By Cassandra Callan


Alaskan Spot Prawns at Ray’s Boathouse

Chef Wayne Johnson talks us through one of his new seafood creations.

04/17/2013 By Allecia Vermillion

Action Items

Restaurants Shifts and Shakeups: Week of Jan 28

A wandering chef lands in U Village, two new joints from Skillet's Josh Henderson, and a Bavarian beer hall readies itself for Capitol Hill.

02/01/2013 By Danielle Zorn


First Look: Ray's Boathouse, Rebooted

One of Seattle's most iconic restaurants undergoes an extensive remodel.

01/28/2013 By Christopher Werner

Critic's Notebook

Restaurants That Look Like “Before” Pictures

Ray’s Boathouse reopening reminds us of a few other restaurants screaming for a remodel.

01/22/2013 By Kathryn Robinson

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups: Week of Jan 11

Cassis is coming back, an owner from the Lookout looks to Belltown for his next move, and a new pasta destination in Pioneer Square.

01/11/2013 By Danielle Zorn

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: Shanik finally opens, Bakery Nouveau is coming to Capitol Hill, and new spots from Maria Hines and the McCracken-Tough team.

11/30/2012 By Sabina Cao


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: Tom Douglas plans four new eateries, Il Corvo scouts a bigger home, and a long-awaited food truck makes it debut.

10/12/2012 By Sabina Cao

On the Menu

New Small Plates at Ray’s Cafe

The venerable destination for seafood and views has some changes in store.

06/01/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Easter Eats

7 Ways to Eat Well Easter Sunday

Plenty of brunches cater to the kids; here are some sure bets for an adult-oriented meal.

03/27/2012 By Jessie Wesley

Shift Change

Wayne Johnson Is Moving to Ray’s Boathouse

Andaluca loses its longtime executive chef.

12/29/2011 By Allecia Vermillion

It's Party Season!

Which Restaurants Have the Best Private Rooms?

It’s the perennial holiday question. We got answers.

11/10/2010 By Kathryn Robinson


Seattle, Meet Cookie Box

One of my favorite pastry chefs in town is baking ’em.

09/28/2010 By Kathryn Robinson

Dining Specials

Friday Night Specials: October 16

Here’s what’s cooking at Volterra, Ray’s, and Palomino…

10/15/2009 By Leah Kraus