Shiro Across the Sea

Fifty years ago, a young Japanese chef landed in Seattle and taught us the ways of Edomae sushi. Now with his third restaurant, Shiro Kashiba is doing it again.

09/19/2016 By Allecia Vermillion

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Big Openings

We're now contemplating a move to Ravenna.

01/30/2015 By Caroline Ferguson

Shift Change

Meet the New Hotshot Squad at Shiro's

The team already has a name, and it isn't Shiro's Seven. But it should be.

10/03/2014 By Darren Davis

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: June 18–24

This week: a barbecue guru at RN74, family dinner on T-Doug's farm, and a Murray Stenson–approved Aquavit workshop.

06/17/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

Lunch Times

Urban Sushi Kitchen Is Open Downtown

The Amazon and Westlake crowds have a new joint for maki and rice bowls.

03/05/2014 By Malcolm Griffes


Two Food Freebies Happening in June

Free sushi at Blue C and free entrees at Pearl and Koral.

06/13/2013 By Rachel Breiwick

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups: Week of May 13

A to-go salad concept comes downtown, Von Trapp's adds happy hour, and a tap station is in the works in West Seattle.

05/17/2013 By Erica Thompson

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups: Week of May 6

Capitol Hill gets a 24-hour diner, Renee Erickson announces a wine bar, and Olive Way gets two new popups.

05/10/2013 By Erica Thompson

Sushi Happenings

First Look: Billy Beach Sushi and Bar in Ballard

The sushi chef's new neighborhood outpost opens May 1. And happy hour is plentiful.

04/26/2013 By Allecia Vermillion

Best of the City

Seattle’s Best Seafood

Where to find the most flavorful, sustainable fish in Seafood City, USA.

01/23/2013 By Kathryn Robinson

Food and Drink Events

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner

This weekend: Artisan cheese and Easter brunches abound.

04/02/2012 By Anne Larkin


Top Seattle Sushi Chefs Collaborate On a Feast to Benefit Japan

Sushi Chef Dream Team sounds like the meal of a lifetime. Seriously.

04/07/2011 By Jessica Voelker


Best Asian Restaurants: Sushi

Newcomers Japonessa Sushi Cocina and Sushi Kappo Tamura join the ranks of Shiki, Shiro’s Sushi Restaurant, and Kisaku.



Seattle Happy Hour News

Cheap karaoke at Rock Box, Luc suspends late-night HH, and more.


Last Night

Last Night

What could be more relaxing that sitting in a blindingly bright white room and being leered at by a giant orange frowny face while eating food delivered on a conveyor belt?

11/15/2010 By Dan Bertolet


Sushi and San Fran Jam: Two Very Cool Cooking Classes

There are lots of cooking classes in Seattle. These two look especially enticing.

09/16/2010 By Jessica Voelker


Sayonara Union, Buenos Dias Japonessa

A Sushi bar with Latino flair will replace Ethan Stowell’s iconic Downtown eatery.

06/09/2010 By Jessica Voelker

Special Occasions

Earth Day Dinner Picks

Five last-minute choices for celebrating your favorite planet.

04/22/2010 By Jessica Voelker

Eat this, not that

Sustainable Sushi: Mashiko says "Sayonara, unagi."

Plus three fish you should never order at the sushi bar, and what to eat instead.

08/19/2009 By Karen Quinn