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Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Semilocal Vodka and Sea Creatures' Surcharge

A micro distillery opens in Ballard, a Spanish chef and luxury hotel to converge in 2017, and Renee Erickson's nautical-themed eateries opt for a surcharge.

  • By Jeanny Rhee
  • Published 04/24/2015

Small Press, Big Party

5 Essential Events at APRIL Festival 2015

The Seattle small press festival is back in a big way: a storytelling brawl, ghosts of avant-garde expats, and lots and lots of books

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 03/18/2015


Patio of the Week: The Piazza at the Sorrento Hotel

After a few years' hiatus, this most European of patios quietly returns to First Hill.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 06/13/2014

Tis the Season

On Location at the Sorrento Hotel for Holiday Style: Life's Rich Pageant

Take the historical perspective of an iconic Seattle landmark and add extravagance, mystery, and shine—and a few new elements of holiday style—and you've got the makings of a memorable party season.

  • By Kaija Towner, Annie Murphy, Andrew Swanson, Amanda Zurita, and Laura Cassidy
  • Published 12/02/2013

Thanksgiving 2013

The Second Serving: Where Else to Go for Thanksgiving Dinner.

Hope you saved room...

  • By Malcolm Griffes
  • Published 11/19/2013

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: October 9-15

This week: A new block party, a taste of Iceland, and a Walking Dead zombiefest.

  • By Meredith Barrett
  • Published 10/09/2013

Mama’s Coming Out

An 'Arrested Development' Bender With the Bluths

Just in time for Mother's Day: an all-day drinking binge guided by the best lines from the vodka-swilling, prescription pill-popping, Chanel-wearing matriarch of the Bluth family.

  • By Cassandra Callan
  • Published 05/07/2013

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: Apr 24-30

Beer and golf at Boka, Ron Jeremy at Linda's, and Fabio (the chef, not the man hunk) at Cuoco and Book Larder.

  • By Erica Thompson
  • Published 04/22/2013

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: Jan 23-29

This week: Opportunities to drink whiskey abound, a culinary cowboy covers beef 101, and haggis lovers unite at Palace Ballroom.

  • By Danielle Zorn
  • Published 01/22/2013

67 Ways to Stay Sane

10 Seattle Fireplace Bars

Our favorite bars that play with fire.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 11/13/2012

Higher Learning

5 Local Places to Get a Cocktail Education

Master wintertime libations or learn the art of vodka appreciation at one of these destinations for booze-based learning.

  • By Danielle Zorn
  • Published 10/05/2012

Food and Drink Events

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner

This week: Tom Douglas at Safeco Field, Ivar's first food drive, and a full goat roast at Madison Park Conservatory.

  • By Sabina Cao
  • Published 09/04/2012

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

Asian food and microbrews in lower Queen Anne, several notable shutters, and new spring menus take root.

  • By Brandon L. Bye
  • Published 04/20/2012


Silent Movies at the Hunt Room

The Sorrento Hotel serves up cinema classics and cocktails.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 01/17/2012


Local Rooms: The Sorrento Hotel

There’s still a lot of life in First Hill’s old favorite.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 01/09/2012

Deals and Bargains

From the Press Release Pile: Eat at Three Restaurants, Stay at a Luxury Hotel for Free

MTM Northwest does a dining-lodging deal.

  • By Jessica Voelker
  • Published 06/08/2011

After the party it's the (hotel lobby)

Get A Room! New Year’s Eve Hotel Parties

Stay off the roads and in the party by overnighting it at a very nice hotel.

  • By Jessica Voelker
  • Published 12/27/2010

Books & authors

‘Good Ideas’ Bloom at the Sorrento Tonight

Steven Johnson offers words made for wine with his dazzling "natural history of innovation."

  • By Eric Scigliano
  • Published 10/07/2010


Drinking Lessons Back in Session at the Sorrento

Upcoming: Sambar’s Jay Kuehner on the art of cocktail improv and a whiskey tasting with the Bartenders Guild.

  • Published 09/29/2010


Outlaw Emo

  • By Chris Kissel
  • Published 02/16/2010
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