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Happy Hour

This Week in Happy Hour: Fremont Edition

Doggie hour, un-American football, or perhaps a few of Renee Erickson's seasonal toasts.

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Behind Bars

Five Questions for the Bartender: the Whale Wins's Jermaine Whitehead

"At home while cooking, I always drink vermouth so I can save room for the wine with the meal, then digestif, then Japanese whiskey..."

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Happy Hour

This Week in Happy Hour: James Beard Edition

Where to sample some of Seattle’s greatest chefs during the best hour of the day.

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Seattle Ultimate Lunch Guide

8 Seattle Power Lunch Picks

The big deals go better when you can order reliably great food, get sophisticated service, and hear your guests talk.

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Meatless Monday

6 Restaurants to Eat (and Enjoy) Your Veggies

We're not about to give up fried chicken and pork belly, but these places make it easy to eat a little greener.

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Awards & Accolades

Three Seattle Spots Make Bon Appetit's List of 50 Best New Restaurants of 2013

Now cross your fingers one of them appears in the final list of 10.

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Dinner’s a Picnic at the Whale Wins

Renee Erickson’s breezy stage set in Fremont serves rich French flavors on smallish plates.

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Critic's Notebook

When Menus Mislead

An unbilled item shows up in a starring role on your dinner plate. Fun little extra or diner beware?

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Critic's Notebook

The Most Annoying Dining Trend of 2013

And why I am professionally ambivalent about it. A restaurant critic’s dilemma.

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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.

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Happy Hour

Even More New Happy Hours to Try

From brewpubs to wine bars to Renee Erickson's latest, venerable establishments are rolling out the discounts.

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Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: Lots of openings, La Bodega encounters a setback, JuiceBox pops up at La Bête, and The Funhouse closes after decades of music and booze.

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Big Freaking Deals

Renee Erickson's The Whale Wins Opens in Fremont

Happening at the Fremont Collective: wood-fired dishes and an abundance of beautiful vegetable plates.

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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.

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New Restaurants Open in Fremont Collective

An old warehouse is reborn as the Fremont Collective, and two notable Seattle restaurants move in.

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Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This Week: Hot Cakes, a new Green Leaf location, and plans for a third Renee Erickson establishment.

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Ridiculously Exciting News

Renee Erickson’s Next Restaurant: The Whale Wins

The sibling to the Walrus and the Carpenter and Boat Street will bring wood-fired dishes (and plenty of vegetables) to Fremont later this year.

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