Ticket Alert

Shota Nakajima Brings Restaurant Wars Creation Kokoson to Seattle

For one night only, the Latin-Asian kaiseki creation of four Top Chef contestants will be a real thing here in town.

10/14/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Gourd Me

I Hate Beer—How Did I End Up at the Great Pumpkin Beer Festival?

Did Elysian Brewing's annual Halloween event manage to win me over to the hoppy side?

10/14/2021 By Malia Alexander

Spice, Spice, Baby

Where to Satisfy Your Pumpkin Spice Craving in Seattle

From fall ice cream flavors to croissants to yogurt, Seattle is rich in pumpkin spice options via Ellenos, Salt and Straw, Macrina, Molly Moon's, and more.

10/14/2021 By Lucas Kaplan

Coffee Collabs

Caffe Vita Now Powers KEXP’s Cafe in Seattle Center

The Seattle Center coffee space is now Vita at KEXP.

10/13/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Sugar Rush

These Local Candy Shops Are Pretty Sweet

Local candy shops like Lolli and Pops and Island Treats trade in all the pocky, caramel apples, and trick or treating candy your sweet tooth could desire.

10/13/2021 By Malia Alexander

Opening Dispatch

Kricket Club, Meesha's Upscale Sibling, Opens in Ravenna

The former Salare space now embraces Indian street food and royal recipes alike.

10/12/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Bagel Alert

Rubinstein Bagels Unleashes Its Capitol Hill Location This Week

One of Seattle's best bagels lands in the former Wandering Goose space.

10/12/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Most Dominant Chicken

Shaq's Big Chicken Arrives at Climate Pledge Arena

Seattle Kraken and Seattle Storm fans can enjoy the NBA player's latest chicken sandwich outpost during hockey and basketball games.

10/11/2021 By Lucas Kaplan

Destination: Wine

Best Wineries in Lake Chelan

Cairdeas, Fielding Hills, and Nefarious Cellars are some of the best places to go wine tasting in Lake Chelan.

10/07/2021 By Sean P. Sullivan

Opening Dispatch

Some Great Bars and Restaurants Opened Over the Weekend

Shubert Ho's Market at SAM, Phocific Standard Time, soft serve shop Indigo Cow, and Bourbon Steak opened their doors in Seattle this October.

10/04/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Revamps

Michael Mina's RN74 Officially Reopens as Bourbon Steak

The restaurateur's steak house concept brings local beef and lobster pot pie downtown.

10/01/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Pours & Pulls

A Dozen Destination Coffee Shops

From Espresso Vivace to Boon Boona Coffee: The second wave pioneers, multi-roaster cafes, and geographic specialists that make Seattle’s coffee scene great.

09/29/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Civic Staples

The Best Vietnamese Restaurants in Seattle

Wondering where to eat Vietnamese food: Restaurants all over town serve up pho, banh mi, and many a great noodle soup in between.

09/28/2021 By Allecia Vermillion and Seattle Met Staff

Sandwich Specters

The (Ghostly) Arrival of David Chang's Fried Chicken Sandwich

The delivery-only ghost kitchen offers chicken tenders, fried chicken sandwiches, and waffle fries, starting September 28.

09/27/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Kraken Week

Where to Eat and Drink Before a Kraken Game

Headed to a Kraken hockey game? Here’s where to meet up with friends for a beer or dinner before the puck drops.

09/27/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Seattle Dining Guide

Seattle’s Best New Restaurants (and Bars)

Wondering where to eat in Seattle? Check out these 19 newcomers serving pasta, Japanese barbecue, even the occasional vegan crunch wrap.

09/24/2021 By Allecia Vermillion Photography by Amber Fouts

Best New Restaurants 2021

4 Longtime Favorites Add New Locations with a Twist

Pho Bac, Honeyhole, Momiji, and Carmelo’s Tacos added new outposts in 2021.

09/23/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Big Cheese

Oaky's Tex-Mex Arrives on a Wave of Queso

The Jackson Street restaurant also serves tacos, burritos, churros with dipping chocolate, and an impressive cocktail list.

09/23/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

At Long Last

It's a Big Week for Local Restaurant Reopenings

Essex, Bar Taglio, New Luck Toy, Hood Famous Cafe and Bar, and Cafe Hitchcock get back in the game.

09/22/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Ho, Brah!

7 Seattle Destinations for Homestyle Hawaiian Food

September is Hawaiian History Month. Celebrate with saimin, poké, guava cake, or some Mike's Shave Ice.

09/21/2021 By Malia Alexander