Bloom Restaurant Opens in 5...4...3...2...1...

The bento box popup is now a for-reals Japanese restaurant in Ballard.

08/14/2013 By Allecia Vermillion


Bloom Bento’s Koji Chicken Box

A Seattle purveyor of bento boxes graduates from a lunchtime popup to his own restaurant in Ballard.

08/01/2013 By Allecia Vermillion

Brick-and-Mortar Excitement

Bloom Bento Is Graduating from Popup to Restaurant

You can still get those beautiful bento boxes. But the former Showa chef is also serving up ramen, sashimi, and other seasonal Japanese plates.

07/16/2013 By Allecia Vermillion


An Opening Day for Bloom Bento

Fremont, consider yourself lucky.

03/06/2013 By Allecia Vermillion


Bloom Bento Popping Up at Kylie's Chicago Pizza

A veteran of Showa and Sushi Kappo Tamura brings elegant Japanese-inspired lunches to a pizza restaurant in the heart of Fremont.

02/26/2013 By Allecia Vermillion