Critic's Picks

Seattle's 100 Best Restaurants Right Now

From the finest of dining to worthwhile holes in the wall, and all points in-between.

09/10/2019 By Seattle Met Staff

One-Sentence Stories

Sweet Sun, Global Ichiro Fandom, and Busmageddon

Your weekly dose of city news in short.

03/22/2019 By Haley Gray

Shacked Up

Shake Shack Is Headed to Kirkland

The region's second location will arrive in late summer or early fall.

03/19/2019 By Philip Kiefer

Food & Drink

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner January 23–29

The week in which: Mighty-O celebrates a new shop, Seattle gets spirited away, and onesie-clad imbibers take to the streets.

01/23/2019 By Haley Gray

Yesssss

Shake Shack Will Pop Up at Canlis

The restaurant's back parking lot will become a music- and ShackBurger-fueled summer festival.

06/05/2018 By Allecia Vermillion

Election 2017

With Dhingra's Win, Democrats Take Control of the State Senate

“Somewhere along the way, these people started making this election about us versus them and I don’t have to tell you, in this story, I was the them."

11/08/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Theater Review

'Her Story' Is Unlike Anything I've Seen on Stage

Ballet with jump scares? The Hitchcock-inspired 'Plot Point'—one of three performances in PNB's new production celebrating women choreographers—left the audience stupefied.

11/06/2017 By Darren Davis

Feature

Scents from a Mall: The Sticky, Untold Story of Cinnabon

Three decades after its creation in Seattle, the cinnamon roll purveyor maintains a novel sway over our appetites and, thanks to a certain flamboyant, corrupt attorney, some unexpected TV fame.

10/23/2017 By Allecia Vermillion Photography by Kyle Johnson

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10/16/2017

When I Dip, You Dip, We Dip

McDonald’s Szechuan Sauce Is Back, and 1 Seattle Location Will Have It

It’s been almost two decades since the limited edition sauce graced the fast-food joints’ menus. But fans of ‘Rick and Morty’ have brought it back, if only f...

10/06/2017 By Manola Secaira Edited by Rosin Saez

Food & Drink

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: September 27–October 3

The week in which: Seattle quenches its thirst with the help of pumpkin beer, sake, and tea.

09/27/2017 By Jaime Archer

Mayor's Office

Highlights from Burgess's 2018 Budget Proposal

Tim Burgess on Monday released the 2018 budget proposal.

09/25/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream and Doughnuts For All

Plus, shift changes at Local 360 and RN74.

09/25/2017 By Rosin Saez

Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: October 2017

Seattle Art Museum’s Andrew Wyeth retrospective, a vertical dance performance, and ‘Nosferatu’ comes back to life.

09/22/2017 By Darren Davis

Sponsored Content

4th Night Free at Turtle Bay Resort on Oahu’s iconic North Shore

With summer winding down, we’re busy preparing for what will surely be one of the most memorable fall seasons ever on the North Shore

09/21/2017

Habitat

How to Make Your Home Smarter

Save time, energy, and your bank account with a few tech purchases—or go big and automate everything.

09/21/2017 By Darren Davis

Profile

Is Consensus Gone After Tim Burgess?

Over the past decade, Tim Burgess has clashed and collaborated with colleagues and as a council member left fingerprints on some of the city’s most important legislation. But mostly he has been a consensus builder. What happens when he’s gone?

09/19/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Sales & Events

Wear What When: September 11–17

This week, Universal Standard proves exciting fashion doesn't stop at size four, Callus hosts a vintage market in Pioneer Square, and MOHAI lectures us on Se...

09/11/2017 By Rosin Saez

Weekday Picks

Culture Fix: September 4–8

Two art collaborations spontaneously combust in Pioneer Square, 'A Series of Unfortunate Events' author chats with Sherman Alexie, and Homer's 'Odyssey' gets the musical treatment.

09/05/2017 By Isabel Boutiette

Hopped Up

Ballard's New Obec Brewing Brings a Backyard Vibe

Yes, yes, Ballard has a lot of breweries. This is another one. Deal with it.

09/05/2017 By Stefan Milne