Distillery Watch

Update: The Status of Sun Liquor’s Gin

With packaging approved, the product should be for sale soon.

07/27/2011

Late-night eats

Eltana’s Late-Night Window Is Now Open

Midnight munchies? The Capitol Hill bagel shop has you covered. Covered in fava bean mint dip. Or fig-apricot compote. Or almond butter. Or caramelized onion...

07/26/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Music Fest

Slideshow: Capitol Hill Block Party

Don’t fear the hipster throngs: The crowd, weather, and music all rocked this weekend.

07/25/2011 By Julie Reposa

Toque Talk

Zach Chambers New Chef at Anchovies and Olives

He’s introducing a revamped menu.

07/20/2011 By Christopher Werner

Munchies

A Surge in Late-Night Food on Capitol Hill

There’s a whole new pack pulling the night shift.

07/19/2011 By Christopher Werner

Openings

A Second Location of the Local Vine Coming to U Village This Fall

Tastings and other events are already being planned for the new wine bar.

07/18/2011

Midday Mealing

Ba Bar to Intro Lunch Service on Monday

Breakfast is on the way, but not for a few weeks.

07/14/2011 By Christopher Werner

Drinking Holidays

One Night Only: Bastille Day Cocktails at Sun Liquor

The duo of Capitol Hill bars present a special menu to celebrate French independence.

07/13/2011

Happy Hour

One Night Only: Tommy Gun Extends Happy Hour, Discounts Drinks

The new-ish Capitol Hill bar breaks out the bargains on Friday, July 8.

07/07/2011

Openings

Taylor Shellfish Store Opens in Capitol Hill’s Melrose Market

…and is offering an oyster special to celebrate.

07/01/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Urban Market

Shop It: BadWill Market

Check out Capitol Hill’s indoor/outdoor market for hipster-sourced vintage gear, locally made art and photography, jewelry, and more.

07/01/2011 By Laura Cassidy

Behind the Bar

Five Questions for the Bartender: Veronika Groth

The popular lady behind the bar at Poppy says sip your tequila, and never underestimate the pairing potential of whiskey and sushi.

06/30/2011

Openings

More on Momiji, the New Japanese Restaurant from the Owner of Umi, Kushibar

Details on the first Capitol Hill project from Belltown restaurateur Steven Han and partners.

06/30/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Film

Tonight Only: The Best and the Brightest at NW Film Forum

Neil Patrick Harris can do no wrong.

06/29/2011 By Seattle Met Staff

The Biz

Dinette Owner’s Response to Neighborhood Challenges: Let Them Eat Lunch

A mid-day sandwich bar brings casual fare (biscuits!) to the East Olive Way eatery.

06/23/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Burning Questions

Is Capitol Hill Too Laden with Comfort Food?

Specifically, the area around 14th and Union? A reader suggests as much.

06/21/2011 By Christopher Werner

Article

Sonic Boom Leaving the Hill

Recent closures in the Melrose Market have us asking, What’s up with retail on Capitol Hill?

06/21/2011 By Annie Rose Favreau

Lunch

Lentil Soup to Go: Three to Try

Plus: Bread! You know, for dipping.

06/15/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Openings

Lucky 8: Chinese Delivery Coming to South Capitol Hill

Owner Bracey Rogers reveals plans for his dine-in and to-go operation, set to open at 14th and Union this Fall.

06/14/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Openings

Updates On Openings of Li’l Woody’s and Blue Moon Burgers

Keep eating Dick’s, Capitol Hill. Your two new burger joints won’t open this month.

06/13/2011 By Jessica Voelker