A Look Inside Elliott's Seafood Cafe

A waterfront institution opens a sidewalk oyster bar, complete with top-notch outdoor seating.

08/09/2012 By Allecia Vermillion


Inside Elliott's Seafood Cafe

Waterfront mainstay Elliott's Oyster House has a new sidewalk oyster bar with some killer outdoor seating. more…


Food and Drink Events

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner

This week: Dine in the dark, become a campfire cook, and learn about centrifuging in the kitchen.

06/04/2012 By Anne Larkin

Critic’s Notebook

It’s Official: Global Warming Is Killing Oysters

What it means for connoisseurs. What it means for the planet.

04/16/2012 By Kathryn Robinson

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: Two new food trucks are on the road, Stowell slices are just around the corner, and more.

04/13/2012 By Anne Larkin

Food and Drink Events

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner

Desserts with Gail Simmons, Brown-bag lunches at Volunteer Park Café, and oysters on the beach with Taylor Shellfish.

02/27/2012 By Anne Larkin

Happy Hour

Dollar Oysters at Pike Street Fish Fry

A new seasonal happy hour offers bivalves big and small.

02/07/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Happy Hour

Bastille Joins the $1 Oyster Crew

Hama Hamas and oyster-friendly beer and wine: Yours for a pittance Monday through Wednesday.

01/05/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Street Eatin'

A Mobile Oyster Grill, Courtesy of Bigfood

Matt Pontious, Tyler Rebman get creative with a barbecue trailer.

12/08/2011 By Christopher Werner

Happy Hour

Happy Hour in Seattle: Oyster Edition

It’s oyster season. Here’s where to get them on the (somewhat) cheap.

12/05/2011 By Allecia Vermillion


Tickets on Sale for This Season’s Walrus and Carpenter Oyster Picnics

The oyster eating, wine swilling tradition returns December 21.

12/02/2011 By Allecia Vermillion

New Places to Drink

Melrose Market Taylor Shellfish Shop Now Boozing It Up

Beer and wine to go with your bivalves.

10/18/2011 By Christopher Werner

Imbibing Agenda

Upcoming Drinking Events: Ginger Bliss release party; Mezcaleria Oaxaca Opens

Plus: Boozing it up at Pike Place Market, oyster HH returns to Whole Foods.


New Places to Drink

Wine and Beer Service Imminent at Taylor Shellfish Shop

The oyster emporium will feature wines from a carefully selected list of bivalve-friendly bottles.


Street Eatin'

Bigfood’s Mobile Oyster Grill

This sounds pretty rad.

07/13/2011 By Christopher Werner

Market Insider

Local’s Guide to the Pike Place Market: Noontime Fuel-Up

Casual Market lunches with enough octane to power an afternoon of exploration.

06/03/2011 By Jessica Voelker


Tickets On Sale for Next Walrus and the Carpenter Nightime Oyster Picnic

The bus departs Tuesday, February 15.

01/28/2011 By Jessica Voelker


Melrose Market’s New Tenant: Taylor Shellfish Farms

The Capitol Hill food mecca is about to get even tastier.

01/05/2011 By Christopher Werner


Ferry Call: A Wine Weekend on Bainbridge

Next weekend, do the whole island thing with a wine buzz.



Happy Hour at the Walrus and the Carpenter

Renee Erickson’s new Ballard Ave oyster bar is now offering discounts on weekday evenings (not Friday).