Shifts & Shakeups

The Past Few Weeks in Restaurant News: Queen Tea

To paraphrase a recently closed coffee shop, Shifts and Shakeups does not require explanation, only documentation.

01/09/2015 By Caroline Ferguson

Imbibing Agenda

Seattle's 2014 Bastille Day Celebrations

Eight ways to celebrate the storming of the Bastille.

07/07/2014 By Claire Cole


Le Zinc, Neighborhood Hot Spot

The chic Capitol Hill bistro and bar from the folks behind Maximilien serves genuinely admirable French food.

10/01/2013 By Kathryn Robinson

Behind Bars

Five Questions for the Bartender: Le Zinc's Andy McClellan

"I want people to think about local liquor in the same way they think about local seasonal food."

09/23/2013 By Sara Hendrickson

Happy Hour

This Week in Happy Hour: Absinthe Edition

The green spirit gets the happy hour treatment at these four bars.

08/29/2013 By Cassie Sawyer

Behind Bars

Five Questions for the Bartender: Chris Zulueta

"I am a mimicked collage of all my favorite bartenders."

07/29/2013 By Rachel Breiwick

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups: Week of June 17

Ramen debuts at the Broadway Farmer's Market, two new restaurants debut next week, and everyone's making ice cream plans.

06/21/2013 By Shelly Le

Sneak Peeks

First Look: Inside French Gastropub Le Zinc

Capitol Hill has a charming new place for des moules avec du vin. (Et beaucoup d'absinthe.)

06/21/2013 By Allecia Vermillion

Booze + Butter

5 Reasons to Get Excited About Le Zinc Restaurant and Bar

Spoiler alert: These include a Parisian-style absinthe fountain and house-churned butter.

06/19/2013 By Cassie Sawyer