Food News

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.

8:59am By Allecia Vermillion

Sushi Intrigue

A 10-Seat, Michelin-Starred Sushi Bar Is Coming to Seattle

This 17-course omakase concept earned a Michelin star in California. The South Lake Union location opens September 1.

08/01/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Event Alert

This Citywide Bake Sale Supports Abortion Access

Bakeries like Saint Bread, Temple Pastries, the London Plane, and Cafe Besalu raise funds for abortion access after the overturning of Roe v. Wade.

07/28/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Vegetarian, Alfresco

Cafe Flora Has a Fetching New Patio

Seattle's landmark vegetarian restaurant trades a tent for a year-round, covered outdoor space.

07/25/2022 By Ann Karneus


Nosh Pit Is Back

The restaurant- and food-themed newsletter returns on July 26.

07/13/2022 By Allecia Vermillion


A World without Zippy's Giant Burgers Is Imminent

The last day to get one of the best burgers in Seattle is July 10, 2022.

07/07/2022 By Allecia Vermillion


Mark Fuller Closes Ma‘ono, Re-Opens the Admiral Benbow Room

West Seattle's historic pirate ship bar, known for its rum drinks, might even serve Ma'ono's chicken sandwiches some day.

07/06/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Opening Dispatch

Eric Donnelly's Bar Sur Mer Opens in July

Eric Donnelly's 21+ tapas bar will serve small plates of seafood, cocktails, and Spanish wine from a space behind FlintCreek Cattle Co in Greenwood.

06/29/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Brew News

Métier Brewing Opens New Central District Taproom

The brewery location on Cherry Street, cofounded by Rodney Hines, is the first Black-owned brewery in Seattle.

06/21/2022 By Ann Karneus

Street Food Hangs

Local Pantry Phenom Villa Jerada Plans a Summer of Chef Collabs

The man who flavors our menus with harissa and za'atar is making the rounds, from the Corson Building to London Plane—and making street food.

06/17/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Awards & Accolades

This Year's James Beard Award Winners Are...

Seattle's finalists this year were Rachel Yang and Seif Chirchi of Joule, Renee Erickson's the Walrus and the Carpenter, and Mutsuko Soma of Kamonegi.

06/13/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

World Building

Dreamland’s Patio Is Now an Immersive Tropical Sci-Fi Bar

Welcome to a land of tiger fountains, sci-fi mythology, and cocktail slushies, all tucked away in Fremont.

06/01/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Write On

Little Oddfellows Reopens Inside Elliott Bay Book Company

Linda Derschang's cafe, tucked away in Seattle's favorite independent book store, is back with coffee and pastries.

05/27/2022 By Sophia Urabe

South by Northwest

Renee Erickson's Opening a New Bar

Portland chef Cameron Addy inspires a South-meets-Northwest dive bar at the former location of Kiki Ramen.

05/12/2022 By Allecia Vermillion


For Whom the Bagel Tolls

Some say these are the best bagels in Seattle. But owner Roan Hartzog leaves behind a changed landscape of local carbs, even as he moves on to Oregon.

05/10/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Expansion Mode

Susu Dessert Bar Spins Off a Bothell Bakery

The croissants and kouign-amann will head north, so this gem in Chinatown–International District can become a late-night dessert bar.

05/10/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Field Notes

Bloom Plants a Meatless, No-Dairy, Gluten-Free Flag in Denny Triangle

A new restaurant in the Denny Triangle, Bloom, honors dietary restrictions with build-your-own takeout lunch.

05/09/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Shift Change

New Owners at Mike Easton's Il Nido

Cameron Williams and Katie Gallego take over the restaurant inside the historic Alki Homestead, as Easton heads to Waitsburg to focus on Bar Bacetto.

05/03/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Ticket Alert

Shota Nakajima Announces Two Dinners with Michael Voltaggio

Two big names from the Bravo show will collaborate on a dinner combining Japanese and Northwest elements June 2 and 3 in Woodinville.

04/25/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Mother Lode

Mother's Day Brunches in Seattle

Where to make brunch reservations in Seattle for Mother's Day, from Joule in Wallingford to Di Fiora in First Hill.

04/22/2022 By Ann Karneus