Former Matt’s in the Market Owner Moving into Harbor Steps

Construction begins on his new restaurant, Lecosho.

06/02/2010 By Christopher Werner

Happy Hour

New Happy Hour: Seattle Coffee Works

The downtown coffee joint intros beer and wine specials, Thursday through Saturday.



Sullivan’s Steakhouse Opening June 19

The chain takes over the Two Union Square space left vacant by Lost Lady American Cantina.

05/18/2010 By Christopher Werner

Happy Hour

Fonte Changed Its Happy Hour Again

Where once were lamb sliders, now are dried meats and pizzas


Holiday Boozing

Brunch Not Your Mom’s Cup of Tea? How about cocktails?

For a certain sort of modern mom, booze trumps eggs benny any day. But most especially Mother’s Day.


Opening party!

Diller Room Throws a Grand Opening Party, Invites You

Check out the new cafe-lounge hybrid downtown.


Midday Matters

Oh Happy Day for Downtown Drones

Cherry Street has brought back the good bread.

04/09/2010 By Jessica Voelker

New Bar News

New Bar Roundup

A cocktail lounge, a wine bar, a pinball pub that self-identifies as a dive, and another cocktail lounge.


Sales, Events

Wheel of Fortune

Take the spin at Mario’s "Mar 10" in-store party and fundraiser

03/08/2010 By Laura Cassidy

Happy Hour

Happy Hour Changes at Grand Cru and Fonte

New HH wines and foods Downtown and in Bellevue.


Oeno Files

A Stupid Question for a Sommelier

Think you’re allergic to tannins? Fonte’s super-smart sommelier has an alternative diagnosis.


Food Events

Baconopolis Returns!

Pig out (pun apologies) on bacon this Friday, February 26.

02/22/2010 By Jessica Voelker

Happy Hour

It’s Happy Hour at Visions Lounge, and the Sun is Setting.

The sun is scheduled to set at 5:43 today. Visions Lounge has happy hour from four to six pm. Go get in on that view.


Lunch Issues

Talk Soup

You can never have enough soup sources, can you? Here is a roundup of downtown spots that ladle up the good stuff.

02/17/2010 By Jessica Voelker

Drinking Events

Get Lit on Blue Blazers

Vessel celebrates Jerry Thomas Day this Monday, February 15.


Oeno Files

Do You Love a Wine Drinker?

Three ways to save yourself this Valentine’s Day.


Oeno Files

A Stupid Question for a Sommelier

Met Grill’s Thomas Price weighs in on vintage.



Something Unexpected at the Hard Rock Cafe

There aren’t a lot of surprises at the new Seattle Hard Rock, until you get up to the roof.

02/08/2010 By Jessica Voelker

Eat and Give

Eat Food, Help Haiti

Full Tilt, Coastal Kitchen, Campagne, and Theo Chocolate donate profits to relief organizations.

01/15/2010 By Jessica Voelker