The folks behind the Flying Squirrel pizzerias have joined forces with Third Place Books to open Raconteur this Saturday. Coffee, cocktails at the all-day bar, and a menu that has everything from tacos to moussaka and waffles on the weekend promises the perfect spot to drop in any time of the day. Opening day guest appearances include Tom Douglas, Kate Lebo, and much more.
A joint project between owners of Ayutthaya and Momiji will see the old Bauhaus space turned into a new Thai food spot, according to Capitol Hill Seattle. Sugar Hill is slated to open in August, and aims to be a "bar-focused eatery featuring Thai street-style food."
The Admiral District is getting a new Japanese restaurant, reports West Seattle Blog. There doesn't seem to be too many details on the ex-Mawadda Cafe space, but remodeling permit files suggest plans to install a sushi bar.
Green Leaf Vietnamese
The Vietnamese eatery is planning on opening its third location in Lake Hills Village, according to Eater Seattle. Opening plans are set for mid-summer this year, fingers crossed they migrate all of their delicious menu over.
Full Throttle Bottles
Owner Erika Cowen Tedin is stepping down and passing the Georgetown bottleshop over to Jon Olken, states Washington Beer Blog.