Critic's Notebook

Seattle’s Favorite Holiday Restaurant Traditions

These are from you, readers. May we bother you for more?

12/21/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Looking for Quick Food Stops Near Holiday Shopping?

However did we know.

12/17/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Desserts at Cafe Juanita and Canlis

Say what you will about our special occasion warhorses: They do know how to finish a meal.

12/10/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Dining by Firelight

Candlelight is so November. This month, go for some serious flames.

12/07/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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I Got Coffee Delivery from Starbucks…

…and here’s what happened.

12/03/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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How Is Jason Stratton Changing Mamnoon?

Hint: He’s been thinking a lot about Bruce Naftaly.

11/30/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Miss Marjorie’s Steel Drum Plantain Chips

You love them at Marjorie…now go buy them at the store.

11/23/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Sunset of the Burger Era in Seattle Restaurants?

They're getting simultaneously more rare and more well done, folks. Four newish places you can find them.

11/19/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Sexist Pub Signs in…Madrona?

Neighbors protest décor of new Madrona Arms pub.

11/16/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Seattle Bars with Killer Food

The three best of a very good year.

11/12/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Go to a Seattle Restaurant, Feed the Hungry

Just in time for Giving Season: a most charitable restaurant app.

11/09/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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A Whole New Type of Restaurant Emerges in Seattle

And why it’s happening now.

11/05/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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What It's Really Like to Work in a Seattle Restaurant

New survey gives it to us straight.

11/02/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Who’s the Best Seattle Chef This Year?

(And why’d he switch things up so dramatically?)  

10/29/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Okay Frequent Diners: Name Seattle’s Cuisine of the Year

We just did in Seattle Met’s Restaurant Issue. Can you guess?

10/26/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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And the Seattle Met 2015 Restaurant of the Year Is…

…a place where 148 lucky diners ate very, very well last night.

10/23/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Don’t Miss This Dinner at Mamnoon

Jason Stratton’s cooking. One-hundred percent of proceeds to benefit Syrian refugees.

10/19/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Which Restaurants Belong on a Seahawks Party Barge?

Find out here.

10/15/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Vegetables Grow Huge in Seattle Restaurants

In this year’s freshman class of new restaurants, plants are taking center stage.

10/12/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

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Stateside and Kraken Congee Make Weird Cheesecake

And by “weird” I mean “stunning.”  

10/08/2015 By Kathryn Robinson