Critic's Notebook

16 Dishes Trending Now on Seattle Menus

What researching Seattle Met’s annual Best Restaurants issue revealed about pigs’ ears, eggplant puree, and Frito pie.

10/20/2014 By Kathryn Robinson

On the Menu

A Pasta Revolution at Cafe Lago

Have you been conditioned to eat bland pasta? Carla Leonardi of Cafe Lago thinks locally sourced flour is the answer.

10/15/2014 By Darren Davis

Fall Fashion Events

Mario's Fall Shopping Events

Stock up on fall favorites, get a peek into spring best lineups, and top it off with a holiday party at the downtown boutique.

10/13/2014 By Jeremy Buben

Beauty Happenings

Bella Fiore Introduces Kari Gran Skin Care

The Queen Anne spa throws a party to celebrate the locally made skincare line (with free mini-facials and swag bags up for grabs).

10/10/2014 By Amanda Zurita

Morning FIzz

We Dislike Tech Industry Bromides, We Like SDOT

How we really feel about the week's news.

10/10/2014 By Morning Fizz


PubliCalendar: Add a Touch of Green

Today's picks for civic nerds.

10/09/2014 By Darren Davis

Critic's Notebook

A Farewell to John Sarich

A quiet culinary force leaves us too soon.

10/08/2014 By Kathryn Robinson

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "Why Is This Your Bailiwick?"

Caffeinated News featuring SPD staffing snafu, district elections, a new poll, workers' stories, and more.

10/07/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Forget About 2014. The 2015 Elections are Already Underway.

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring mayoral sons, food innovation, fact-challenged ads, and more.

10/06/2014 By Morning Fizz


PubliCalendar: Litter Patrol

Today's picks for civic nerds.

10/03/2014 By Darren Davis


Get the Look: Transitional Fall Lip Shades with Tiffany Colors

Our go-to makeup gal puckers up for a new season of lip shades.

10/02/2014 Edited by Amanda Zurita

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: October 2014

This First Thursday downtown galleries have all the artistic bases covered.

10/01/2014 By Jeremy Buben


The 10 Crimes That Shook Seattle

From D. B. Cooper to Ted Bundy to the Wah Mee Massacre, the crimes (and criminals) that impacted the city the most.

10/01/2014 By Bess Lovejoy


A Guide to Six New Bars in Pioneer Square

These newcomers are technically bars. So why can’t we stop talking about the food?

10/01/2014 By Kathryn Robinson Illustrations by Melissa Martin


MistralKitchen's Jewel Box Will Become a Cocktail Bar

Complete with a Spain- and Korea-influenced menu and some incredibly well-wrought glassware.

09/29/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: City Hall Irony of the Day

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Mayor Murray on microhousing, the council on affordable housing, a new candidate, and a SwaPark.

09/17/2014 By Morning Fizz

Retail Spotlight

Meet the Shopkeeper: Capers

A look inside West Seattle's home, entertaining, and gift shop.

09/24/2012 By Amanda Austin

Retail Spotlight

Meet the Shopkeeper: Mercer

The women's clothing boutique marries department store styles with a cozier setting tucked within University Village.

09/10/2012 By Amanda Austin

Shopping Fundraiser

Save the Date: YWCA Closet Treasures Sale

Mark your calendar for YWCA's 10th annual Dress for Success Seattle fundraiser.

09/04/2012 By Amanda Austin

Retail Spotlight

Meet the Shopkeepers: Alive and Well

The Cap Hill skate shop strikes a unique balance of urban edge, Seattle-style hip factor, and street-inspired style.

08/27/2012 By Amanda Austin