Awards & Accolades

Seattle's 2020 James Beard Award Semifinalists Are Here

Behold the many, many local chefs and restaurants up for medals this year.

02/26/2020 By Stefan Milne

Bona Fide

Oriental Mart Is an American Classic, According to the James Beard Foundation

The Pike Place Market mainstay is one of six restaurants in the country to receive a 2020 America's Classics Award.

02/18/2020 By Stefan Milne

Ticket Alert

Edouardo Jordan Announces a Black History Month Celebration

The chef will partner with historian Toni Tipton-Martin and ten local chefs of color for the Soul of Seattle, a party and dinner at the Northwest African Ame...

01/08/2020 By Stefan Milne

Yay

Just, Wow. Congratulations to Canlis and Chef Brady Williams!

One of Seattle's oldest, ultra iconic, and most put-on-your-nicest-dinner-jacket-because-we're-celebrating restaurants just won another James Beard Award.

05/06/2019 By Rosin Saez

Awards & Accolades

Mutsuko Soma Is One of Food and Wine's Best New Chefs of 2019

The knife-wielding, sharp-skilled soba master and chef just keeps getting national acclaim. And we are here for it.

04/09/2019 By Rosin Saez

Round of Applause

The Latest Bunch of James Beard Award Finalists Are Here

...and congrats are in order, Seattle.

03/27/2019 By Rosin Saez

Awards & Accolades

Canlis Nabs the James Beard Foundation's 2019 Design Icon Award

Its stony facade and sloped roof—we knew it'd been a Northwest modernist gem all along, right? Right.

03/12/2019 By Rosin Saez

Best of the City

Seattle's James Beard–Winning Restaurants

Every May, the James Beard Foundation announces the latest winners of America’s most prestigious culinary awards. Until then, you can dine your way through o...

03/05/2019 By Seattle Met Staff

Awards & Accolades

Here Are Seattle's James Beard Award Semifinalists for 2019

Who from our region is up for the most distinguished restaurant honors in the country?

02/27/2019 By Rosin Saez

Awards & Accolades

James Beard Award Nominations Are Out. And Congrats Are In Order.

Here are Seattle's 2018 James Beard Award nominees...

03/14/2018 By Seattle Met Staff

Awards & Accolades

And Seattle's James Beard Award Semifinalists for 2018 Are...

Wow, we've got us an impressive crop of rising star talent.

02/15/2018 By Seattle Met Staff

Shifts & Shakeups

The Week in Restaurant News: Circadia Shutters and Canlis Wins a James Beard Award

Plus, Redbook Brewery's Woodinville location will close this summer.

05/05/2017 By Rosin Saez

And The Winner Is...

Canlis Takes Home Its First James Beard Award

Congratulations to Canlis for winning Outstanding Wine Program.

05/01/2017 By Rosin Saez

Awards & Accolades

And Now for Seattle's 2017 James Beard Finalists

Congratulations to these final contenders...

03/15/2017 By Rosin Saez

Awards & Accolades

And Seattle's 2017 James Beard Award Semifinalists Are...

Not bad, Seattle. Not bad at all.

02/15/2017 By Rosin Saez

Critic's Notebook

Why Renee Erickson Won the James Beard Award

And why it should've been in the name of one of her worthier restaurants.

05/04/2016 By Kathryn Robinson

Awards & Accolades

Here's How Seattle Fared at the 2016 James Beard Awards

Let's hear it for our Best Chef Northwest...

05/02/2016 By Allecia Vermillion

Awards & Accolades

These Are Seattle's James Beard Nominees for 2016

Three cheers for Canlis and our Best Chef Northwest contenders.

03/15/2016 By Allecia Vermillion

Awards & Accolades

Hey, Look: Seattle's 2016 James Beard Award Semifinalists

Nice work, Seattle.

02/17/2016 By Allecia Vermillion