Cone-Based Trends

Soft Serve Takes Over Seattle

It's not just for the drive-thru anymore.

09/03/2015 By Caroline Ferguson

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Carbohydrate Edition

Three bakeries open for business, Vespolina gets a new chef, and one pasta expert strikes out on his own. Time to loosen our belts.

03/13/2015 By Caroline Ferguson

Collabs

Li'l Woody's + Top Pot = This Doughnut Burger

Plus peanut butter, bacon, cheddar, and marshmallow cream.

02/12/2015 By Allecia Vermillion

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: Classics Close

Longtime Seattle restaurants announce their exits while Book Bindery bids farewell to chef Shaun McCrain and its own name.

06/27/2014 By Ezra Parter

Expansion Mode

Top Pot Is (Finally) Coming to West Seattle

Doughnuts on the beach? Why the hell not.

06/25/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Shifts and Shakeups

This Week In Restuarant News: Gnocchi, Pizza, and Crickets

Tutta Bella has opened up shop in Bellevue, a new gnocchi bar is on the horizon, and Shanik's new menu will feature crickets.

01/10/2014 By Malcolm Griffes

Cookbooks Galore

Seattle's Cookbook Authors Make Gift Giving Easy This Year

With Tom Douglas' annual cookbook social kicking off holiday shopping season on Tuesday, December 4, it's about time we put together a roundup of new releases from local authors.

11/27/2013 By Meredith Barrett

Food Holidays

Today Is National Doughnut Day

Here's where to go for freebies, specials, doughnut-inspired good deeds, and a one-day-only burger with a doughnut bun.

06/07/2013 By Cassandra Callan

Party Food

These Restaurants Want to Make Your Super Bowl Snacks

Stock your party with these takeaway options so you can focus on watching the Harbaugh brothers bring it.

01/30/2013 By Danielle Zorn and Katie Vincent

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups: Week of Jan 14

This week: a new brewery in (surprise, surprise) Ballard, another one in Renton, C.S. Finnegan's pours its last pint, and a Top Pot drive-thru is destined for Issaquah.

01/18/2013 By Danielle Zorn

Coming Soon

Top Pot Will Open Its First Drive-Thru in Issaquah

The doughnut chain is taking over a storied property near the transit center. And again, there's a drive-thru.

01/15/2013 By Christopher Werner

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: Whole Foods expands to West Seattle, Top Pot expands to Renton, and 35th Street Bistro closes to pave way for Maria Hines's Agrodolce.

11/09/2012 By Sabina Cao

Coming Soon

A Top Pot Is Opening in Renton

Is Tacoma next?

11/06/2012 By Christopher Werner

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: Cal's Classic American comes to South Lake Union, a new biscuit mobile, and Sambar says goodbye.

09/21/2012 By Sabina Cao

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: Another Top Pot, another Volterra, and another notable addition to the Armory, plus a controversial chef surfaces in Lynden and a possible move for Meander's Kitchen.

09/07/2012 By Sabina Cao

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: vegan haven Veggie Grill opens, new cocktail and American fusion spots on Queen Anne, and six more weeks of Sambar.

08/24/2012 By Sabina Cao

Coming Soon

Next Up for Top Pot: Redmond

The doughnut enabler will open on Cleveland Street next month.

08/20/2012 By Christopher Werner

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: a downtown Top Pot, Pike Place Market gets pickled, and two new liquor-specific bars on Capitol Hill.

08/10/2012 By Sabina Cao

Openings

Top Pot Opens in Downtown Seattle

The Pacific Building is a destination for fried dough as of Tuesday morning.

08/07/2012 By Christopher Werner