Critic's Notebook

R.I.P. Three Iconic Seattle Restaurateurs

Peter Cipra, Christina Choi, and Carmine Smeraldo: All left indelible marks on Seattle, all left us too soon.

01/17/2012 By Kathryn Robinson


Nettletown’s Christina Choi Dead at 34

The much-loved chef and forager suffered a brain aneurysm earlier this month.

12/29/2011 By Allecia Vermillion

Last Night

Last Breakfast

I discover the best breakfast joint in town---two years too late.

08/29/2011 By Josh Feit

Food News

Wonton Wednesdays, Extended Hours, and Other Nettletown News

Including a cheap eats afternoon menu.

02/22/2011 By Christopher Werner

The Top 10 New Dishes of 2010

The #10 New Dish of 2010: Elk Meatball Sandwich at Nettletown

Christina Choi devotes her cozy Eastlake digs to wild edibles.

12/20/2010 By Christopher Werner

Food Lovers' Guide

What’s His Story?

If you’re curious about Jeremy Faber, founder of Foraged and Found Edibles, ask his friends.

07/19/2010 By Jessica Voelker and Caitlin King


Favorite Seattle Salads

Good places to get your greens (and fried chicken, too).



New Evening Eats in Eastlake: Nettletown Tackles Dinner

Reserve-only supper tonight, weekend dinners begin in two weeks.

06/25/2010 By Jessica Voelker


Greens Gone Wild

At tiny Nettletown, the veggies are foraged and the flavors come from all over the map. Christina Choi, owner and chef of this Eastlake restaurant, specializes in lunch and brunch menus that bow down to wild Northwest edibles, as well as sandwiches and e

06/16/2010 By Kathryn Robinson


Sting Operation

When life gives you nettles, eat them.

03/16/2009 By Jess Thomson