Dining Guide

The Best Restaurants in Chinatown Right Now

From dim sum to hot pot to late night comfort food.

02/26/2019 By Allecia Vermillion and Rosin Saez

Cover Story

New Adventures in the Historic Chinatown–International District

Shop, slurp noodles, and take in the story of Seattle’s most singular neighborhood.

02/26/2019 Edited by Allecia Vermillion Photography by Chona Kasinger Illustrations by Junichi Tsuneoka

Lit Life

7 Iconic Seattle Books to Read Right Now

Essays, fiction, and graphic novels: Beloved Seattle-based authors have books across the board.

09/21/2018 By Stefan Milne

City Council

International District Resolution Prompts Backlash for Removing "Manilatown"

A substitute version of the resolution struck out "historic Manilatown" from a sentence recognizing neighborhoods in the district.

08/08/2017 By Hayat Norimine

City Hall

Mandatory Affordable Housing Bill for International District Moves Toward Council Vote

The council vote is slated for July 17 after the legislation was passed out of committee Tuesday.

06/06/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Expansion Mode

Musashi’s Plans a New Location in the International District

Bowls of ramen will make way for chirashi bowls.

03/23/2017 By Rosin Saez

Shop Small Saturday

Ethnic Seattle Presents Shop Small, Shop Ethnic

The November 26th Holiday Pop-Up Market has a ton of gift ideas both in-person and online, for under $100.

11/23/2016 By Colleen Williams

Dessert Alert

Two New Dessert Spots Open in International District

Time for fresh coconut juice, taro smoothies, and Thai iced tea shaved ice.

05/19/2016 By Rosin Saez