Passing Through

Ruthie in Wonderland

The feast may be over, but Gourmet’s erstwhile chief Ruth Reichl will dish again.

10/20/2009 By Jessica Voelker

Drinking Events

Upcoming Booze Haps

Pumpkin-carving with hard cider, a bargain of a beer pairing dinner, and a Bar Mitzvah for a kosher brew.


Mad Men

Drinking with Draper

Mad Men Episode 10: Perception is strong and sight weak.

10/19/2009 By Jessica Voelker


Chocolate for Dinner

Main course or dessert: When it comes to chocolate, Seattle’s eating it up. Plus, a recipe for savory chocolate corn tacos with pomegranate-tangerine pulled chicken from Theo Chocolate.

10/19/2009 By Jess Thomson


Blueberry Crisp

Courtesy Chef Sara Naftaly of Le Gourmand



Crab Season

Six restaurants to satisfy your shellfish craving.


Ask the Critic

Where to Eat Dinner Before the Paramount?

It’s a popular question

10/19/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Nosh Pit Recommends

Nosh Pit Recommends: Halloween Dinners

All dressed up and nowhere to eat? Three dinners for celebrating Halloween in good taste.

10/19/2009 By Jessica Voelker

Booze News

Local Group Breaks Pub Crawl Record

but where were the women?



To Be or Not to Bistro

The Francophiles are storming new Ballard restaurant Bastille, but do they come for the food?

10/19/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

booze news

This Week in Drinking

All the news that’s fit to drink for the week of October 12th.


Dining Specials

Friday Night Specials: October 16

Here’s what’s cooking at Volterra, Ray’s, and Palomino…

10/15/2009 By Leah Kraus

Brews News

Beer Me That 20th Anniversary Party

Celebrate Pike Brewing’s birthday with free cake and discounts at the tap.

10/15/2009 By Jessica Voelker

Chef Culture

What Did You Do on Your Day Off, Chef?

Hot dogs for breakfast, burgers for dinner: Pearl’s Bradley Dickinson knows how to live.

10/15/2009 By Kristin Cordova

Happy Hour

Happy Hour of the Week: Spur Gastropub

The $6 specialty cocktails are why you came.


Wait Watchers

Of All the Things to Love About Tilikum Place Cafe…

…Vanessa’s right up there with the bread pudding

10/14/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Dollar(s) Menu

Cheap Date: Thai Tom

Home of the best peanut sauce in the city.

10/14/2009 By Nick Feldman

Foodie Finds

Taste of the Town

Craving snail soup? Monsoon’s Eric Bahn knows where to get the best.

10/14/2009 By Kristin Cordova


Cheap Date: Thai Tom