Awards & Accolades

This Year's James Beard Award Winners Are...

Seattle's finalists this year were Rachel Yang and Seif Chirchi of Joule, Renee Erickson's the Walrus and the Carpenter, and Mutsuko Soma of Kamonegi.

06/13/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Awards & Accolades

These Are Seattle's James Beard Award Nominees for 2022

The local chefs and restaurants who made the cut include The Walrus and the Carpenter and Rachel Yang and Seif Chirchi of Joule.

03/16/2022 By Angela Cabotaje

Awards & Accolades

Behold Seattle's James Beard Award Semifinalists for 2022

The local chefs and restaurants up for James Beard awards this year, with nominees including Rachel Yang of Joule, Kristi Brown of Communion, and Tomo.

02/23/2022 By Angela Cabotaje

Noteworthy Menus

3 Seattle Food Events to Safely Satisfy the Desire for a Night Out

The return of ambitious culinary events offers a wistful preview of post-Covid normalcy.

03/18/2021 By Sophie Grossman

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

Culture Fix

What to Do After Work September 30–October 3

Latin American films, an artist obsessed with hats, and a cocktail party with star chefs.

09/30/2019 By Nicole Pasia and Courtney Cummings

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: A Pike Place Cidery and a Sandwich Sayonara

Seven dining developments on our radar this week.

09/20/2019 By Annika Lindburg

Ticket Alert

The James Beard Foundation's Stop in Seattle Is a Barrage of Talent

The culinary institution's Taste America tour returns to Seattle in October with award-winning chef Kwame Onwuachi in tow.

08/23/2019 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

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

Food & Drink

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner July 25–31

The week in which: Hot Stove Society hosts Game of Chefs, the Dairy Farmers of Washington are throwing one big ice cream party, and 'tis the season for an ic...

07/25/2018 By Grace Madigan

Awards & Accolades

The James Beard Foundation Recognizes an Eastern Washington Tamales Spot

Los Hernandez in Union Gap, Washington will receive a 2018 America's Classics award from the culinary organization.

01/18/2018 By Rosin Saez

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

What Restaurant Trends Can We Expect for 2017?

James Beard Foundation released these last week, but how Seattle are they?

12/12/2016 By Kathryn Robinson

Critic's Notebook

The James Beard Foundation Food Conference Looks Amazing This Year

Subject: Why do some trends last while others fizzle?

07/21/2016 By Kathryn Robinson

Critic's Notebook

These Seattle Restaurants Are Doing Something Awesome with Their Burgers

Good for you, good for the planet…what’s not to love?

06/09/2016 By Kathryn Robinson