Eat & Drink


Kedai Makan Will Close This Month

The Malaysian street food restaurant, which started as a farmers market stall, will serve its final nasi goreng on October 29, 2022.

10/05/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Big Ideas

At Ethan Stowell's New Chain, Climate Action Means Fried Chicken Sandwiches

Ethan Stowell is a partner in a new Seattle fast-casual restaurant chain that will source its meat via regenerative agriculture practices.

10/04/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Editors' Picks

The Best Bars and Restaurants in Seattle

Eat your heart out—literally.


Coming Soon

Bizarre Brewing Is Packed with Seattle Beer Talent

Veterans of Holy Mountain, Cloudburst, and Fremont Brewing specialize in low-alcohol lager, pale ale, and stout at this new Seattle brewery.

09/29/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Field Notes

Your First West Seattle Bridge Crossing Should Involve This Pizza

An underappreciated Chicago-style pie steals the show at West Seattle’s new deep-dish emporium, West of Chicago Pizza Company.

09/23/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Chef’s Day Off

Liz Kenyon’s Weekly Turmeric Soup

Manolin and Rupee Bar chef Liz Kenyon heats up her batch meal prep with lessons, and flavors, from Myanmar.

09/19/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Seattle Dining Guide

Our Very Favorite Chinese Restaurants

Where to get dim sum, Sichuan dishes, Cantonese noodles, barbecue, dumplings, and more regional Chinese and Taiwanese cuisine in Edmonds, Kent, and beyond.

09/14/2022 By Hsiao-Ching Chou With Allecia Vermillion

Field Notes

The Butcher, the Baker, the Cheeseburger Maker

The whole-animal butcher shop transforms into a tasting menu spot serving inventive steak cuts and burgers on weekend evenings.

09/13/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Work-Life Balance

Ballard Mainstay Sawyer Will Say Farewell in October

The Seattle restaurant known for its choco taco will serve its final brunch and dinner on October 2, says chef and owner Mitch Mayers.

09/12/2022 By Allecia Vermillion


The Best Oktoberfests In and Near Seattle

Bring on the steins and beer at these Oktoberfests near Seattle, from Kirkland and Fremont to Leavenworth and Puyallup at the Washington State Fairgrounds.

09/09/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Fall Favorites

Say Hello to Three Big-Deal Restaurant Projects

Shota Nakajima does Detroit-style pizza. The year's best popup goes brick-and-mortar. By Tae comes back, and goes big.

09/08/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Knives Out

Sushi Destination Takai by Kashiba Opens in Bellevue

Chef Jun Takai, formerly of I Love Sushi on the Eastside, heads up the omakase at Takai by Kashiba.

09/08/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Pre-Game Guide

Best Restaurants and Bars Near Lumen Field and T-Mobile Park

Cheering on the Seahawks, Sounders, Mariners, or OL Reign? Here's where to eat and drink around Seattle's sports stadiums before and after the game.

09/06/2022 By Allecia Vermillion


Proofing the Pastry Project

Even before our current restaurant worker shortage, Seattle’s needed more pastry cooks. Two women built a free training program in Pioneer Square.

08/29/2022 By Allecia Vermillion Photography by Amber Fouts

Made in WA

The Greatest Thing Since Fresh Bread

Kwik Lok invented the humble bread clip that’s kept food fresh for six decades. Then a new generation invented it all over again.

08/23/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Made in WA

6 Foods Created Right Here in Washington

Cinnabon, Dutch babies, and the Cosmic Crisp apple are just a few of the inventions we can claim.

08/23/2022 Edited by Benjamin Cassidy By Allecia Vermillion

Aloha, Fries

Columbia City Favorite Super Six Is Closing

The last day of service at the all-day Hawaiian restaurant, which serves fan favorite brunch waffles and aloha fries, is Friday, August 26.

08/23/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Field Notes

At Kricket Club, Nostalgic Indian Food Gets Fancy

Preeti Agarwal's follow-up to Meesha unstacks a nostalgic take on Indian food, with dishes like gilafi kebab and saag paneer.

08/15/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Seattle Dining Guide

Seattle’s Best Vegan and Plant-Based Restaurants

Whether you're looking for vegetarian or vegan food, or just a great banh mi or donut, spots like Ba Bar and Cycle Dogs embrace flavor sans animal products.

08/12/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Screen Time

Seattle Gets Its Very Own Bar for Watching Women's Sports

Jen Barnes's family friendly pub will put women's sports, like OL Reign and Seattle Storm games, on first.

08/10/2022 By Allecia Vermillion