Drinking Buddies

These Big-Name Seattle Chefs Opened Bars Next to Their OG Restaurants

New watering holes from three local chefs were born of convenience, but deliver their own distinct experience.

10/22/2019 By Rosin Saez

CRITIC’S PICKS

What We’re Eating Now September 2019

This month's favorites: crazy fun Japanese drinking snacks, clandestine deep-dish, and bistro staples, remixed.

08/20/2019 By Seattle Met Staff

Dining for a Cause

Food Industry Do-Gooders Gather Again to Raise Funds for RAICES

Chefs, bartenders, and DJs converge at the Dynasty Room on August 5 to support immigrant family reunification.

08/01/2019 By Rosin Saez

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Sake for Days and Starbucks on Demand

Six dining developments on our radar this week.

05/03/2019 By Philip Kiefer

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

News Feed

Seattle Restaurant News March 2019

This month: gluten-free bliss, a home for kushikatsu, and sake for days.

02/26/2019 By Allecia Vermillion

Collabs

Whoa—Check Out the Lineup for Li'l Woody's Burger Month

Four big name chefs. Four not-so-traditional burgers. A month of meaty bliss.

01/29/2019 By Haley Gray

Expansion Mode (Sake Edition)

Mutsuko Soma Will Open a Sake Bar

The Kamonegi chef's new sake bar, Hannyatou, is inspired by "the Edo-period tradition of drinking at a liquor store."

01/02/2019 By Allecia Vermillion

Review

Inside Kamonegi, Fremont's House of Handmade Soba Noodles

Chef Mutsuko Soma is an artist in the most serious sense. Her restaurant, Kamonegi, however, is a lot of fun.

02/27/2018 By Allecia Vermillion

Yessssss

Mutsuko Soma's Kamonegi Officially Opens on October 13

Tangles of elegant handmade soba noodles plus thoughtfully done tempura equals everything you need.

10/11/2017 By Rosin Saez

Noodle News

Soba Dreams Do Come True: Mutsuko Soma to Open Restaurant in Fremont

And it's happening in the former Art of the Table space.

06/27/2017 By Rosin Saez

Food & Drink

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: August 17–23

The week in which: latin tapas pop up in JarrBar, baby goats pop up at Reuben's Brews, and scoops of Salt and Straw ice cream pop up at La Marzocco.

08/17/2016 By Rosin Saez

Popups

Former Miyabi 45th Chef Mutsuko Soma Returns to the Popup Scene

She's bringing her handmade soba to Kraken Congee this month.

08/08/2016 By Rosin Saez

Changeups

Miyabi 45th Says Farewell to Chef Mutsuko Soma (and Her Soba)

Look for popups when she's settled in to life as a new mom.

01/29/2016 By Allecia Vermillion

East Meets Northwest

Seattle’s Biggest Names in Asian Food

Six chefs discuss challenges, expectations, and why the word ​_authentic_​ can be misleading.

01/29/2016 By Allecia Vermillion

Openings

Japanese Gastropub Miyabi 45th Is About to Open

A soba maven with history at Chez Shea and Harvest Vine serves up elegant plates and plenty of drinks.

02/11/2013 By Allecia Vermillion

Article

Perfect Party

Here’s who we’d invite if we could entertain this month's most interesting visitors, locals, and newsmakers.

11/28/2012 By Allison Williams