A closer look at Sound Transit polling and a closer listen to Tutta Bella owner Joe Fugere
Shifts and Shakeups
Tutta Bella has opened up shop in Bellevue, a new gnocchi bar is on the horizon, and Shanik's new menu will feature crickets.
Seattle's popular pizza chainlet heads east, with a huge space open at Crossroads Mall.
Chuck's Hop Shop expands to the Central District, Tutta Bella plots a Bellevue expansion, and a meat shop takes over a vegan shop.
...and a new glassed-in lounge and cocktail program for the Stone Way location.
Naples wants greater prominence for its signature thin-crust pizza, and Seattle pizzaioli are helping spread the gospel.
In giving parents a break, some restaurants give non-parents anything but.
Food News Roundup
Plus: free ice cream, canned tomatoes, and a tequila festival.
Brandon L. Bye
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