Culture Fix

Things to Do in Seattle This Week

What to do in Seattle this week, this weekend, and beyond, from exhibits at SAM and the Frye to shows at Climate Pledge Arena and the Crocodile.

05/26/2022 By Taylor McKenzie Gerlach and Seattle Met Staff

Seattle Dining Guide

The Best Italian Food in Seattle

From red sauce to ravioli, tasting menus to Tuscan cuisine, these are some of the best restaurants in Seattle for Italian food.

05/18/2022 By Allecia Vermillion and Seattle Met Staff

Suburban State of Mind

April Home Prices Skyrocketed in These 9 Seattle Suburbs

The Eastside cities of Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland, and Woodinville continued to show blazing year-over-year price growth, as did Auburn and Renton.

05/10/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

State of Real Estate

Where Seattle Home Prices Rose—and Fell—Last Month

Three Seattle neighborhoods experienced 20 percent year-over-year sales price increases, while two saw prices fall. Which ones won the housing market?

05/09/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Rent Report

Rents in Seattle Were Up 16 Percent from This Time Last Year

From Seattle to Bellevue to Woodinville, rents were way up compared to May of 2021, as the price to buy a home increases as well.

05/03/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

SLACKING OFF

We Desperately Wish These Seattle Institutions Had Merch

From our iconic ferries to the city's best cheese counter, we wish these spots in Seattle sold t-shirts, mugs, and other markers of our loyalty.

05/02/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Best of the City

Top Dentists 2022

Seattle Met's annual list of the best dental practitioners in the Seattle area.

04/26/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Frost Yourself

Seattle's Best Jewelry Stores for Unique Looks

These small independent boutiques in Seattle, from Twist at U Village to Valerie Madison and Hitchcock Madrona, specialize in unique accessories.

04/26/2022 By Chelsea Lin and Seattle Met Staff

Best of the City

Top Doctors 2021

Seattle Met's annual list of the best health care professionals in the region.

04/26/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

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

Debriefing

7 Things Joe Biden Should Have Done During His Seattle Trip

Our local ice cream isn't the only thing the president missed out on. He also could have picked up a Sleepless in Seattle nightgown at Sea-Tac.

04/25/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

GREAT FOOD

Our Favorite Local Treats

Where to buy local Good Food Award winners online, like OlyKraut sour pickles and San Juan sea salt caramels.

04/12/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Suburban State of Mind

6 Seattle Suburbs with the Highest Price Growth in March

The year-over-year median sale prices were up yet again, and the Eastside dominance in Bellevue, Kirkland, and Mercer Island continues.

04/12/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

State of Real Estate

March Home Prices Were Way Up in These 6 Seattle Enclaves

The state of real estate continues to be bonkers in Seattle, where one enclave had a year-over-year price growth of nearly 30 percent.

04/11/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Seattle Dining Guide

Seattle's Greatest Steak Houses: A Primer

Where to find a great steak dinner (from Wagyu to sustainable local grass-fed beef) near you, perfect for a special occasion meal. Or any occasion at all.

04/06/2022 By Allecia Vermillion and Seattle Met Staff

Rent Report

Seattle-Area Rents Were Up 15 Percent or More in March

The cost to rent an apartment continues to go up year over year, especially in Eastside cities like Bellevue, Redmond, Woodinville, and Kirkland.

04/05/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Teed Up

Where to Play Golf and Mini Golf in Seattle

With long fairways, short courses, and novelty putt-putt, golf season goes year-round at the Interbay Golf Center, Jefferson Park Golf Course, and more.

03/29/2022 By Allison Williams and Seattle Met Staff

Seattle Dining Guide

The Best Biscuits in Seattle

These bakeries, from Morsel in the University District to Rachel's Bagels and Burritos in Ballard, focus on buttermilk biscuits and sandwiches thereof.

03/21/2022 By Allecia Vermillion and Seattle Met Staff Photography by Amber Fouts

Salty in Seattle

The Broncos Got Russell Wilson, But We Get to Keep the House

The couple originally purchased the 10,740 square foot waterfront house for $6.7 million in 2015 and are selling it for $36 million in 2022.

03/21/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Hanami How-To

A Viewing Guide for the UW Cherry Blossoms

Want to know where to see cherry blossoms in Seattle? The quad at the University of Washington has your flower peeping covered.

03/18/2022 By Seattle Met Staff