Sad News

Vessel Has Closed Its Doors

Last night was it for one of the city's venerable craft cocktail destinations.

09/28/2013 By Allecia Vermillion

Get Your Nerd On

Penny Arcade Expo Eating and Drinking Guide 2013

Head to these spots within a mile from the convention center to level up and refuel.

08/29/2013 By Cassie Sawyer

Happy Hour

This Week in Happy Hour: Prohibition Edition

Get dressed like Gatsby and drink it up at these craft cocktail bars.

05/16/2013 By Cassandra Callan

Theater + Booze

Why a Scotch Seminar Is a Cultural Event

Learn how to speak and drink like a Scot in honor of the arrival of the National Theatre of Scotland.

03/29/2013 By Laura Dannen

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: Mar 27–Apr 2

Eastlake eateries organize one tasty evening, Washington cask brewers unite, and bartenders put a bird on it.

03/25/2013 By Erica Thompson

Bartender Whereabouts

Jay Kuehner. Vessel. Wednesday Nights.

Once a week, the man you loved at Sambar brings his sunny talents downtown.

03/01/2013 By Allecia Vermillion

Boozecentric Holidays

Wednesday Is Repeal Day; Here's Where to Drink

Celebrate your legal right to intoxication with cocktails on tap, drinks under $6, and period attire.

12/04/2012 By Anna Chatilo anna-chatilo

Critic's Notebook

How Not to Plate a Dish

And other secrets from Cameo McRoberts at Vessel.

10/08/2012 By Kathryn Robinson

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: Fogo becomes Fumaca Brazilian Steakhouse, HA! fills the former Hunger space in Fremont, and the Silver Fork is saved...until April.



First Look: Vessel

One of the best cocktail bars in the city is reborn, after a 20-month absence, in a sleek new space.

08/30/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Delayed Gratification

Vessel Really, Truly, and Seriously Opens Tonight

The long-lost cocktail lounge resurfaces at Seventh and Olive. Cartwheels are appropriate.

08/28/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Food News Roundup

Neighborhood Food News

Ethan Stowell eyes Wallingford, Vessel aims for August, beer discounts for kilt wearers in Ballard, and more.

08/09/2012 By Brandon L. Bye


Five Openings to Watch in August

New places from Delancey, Ethan Stowell, Heather Earnhardt, and the Matador team, plus tacos and tequila in Pike Place Market and, yes, Vessel.

08/07/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Food News

Neigborhood Food News

Bill Murray night in Cap Hill, Vessel aims for August, Kilt wearers in Ballard rewarded with discounted beer, and more.

08/06/2012 By Brandon L. Bye

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

A new Indian eatery opens, Ethan Stowell names his latest project, and two Capitol Hill spots bid us adieu.

06/08/2012 By Rachel Walls


Five Openings to Watch in June

Coming this month: candy, cheesesteaks, and biscuits.

06/04/2012 By Allecia Vermillion


Five Restaurant Openings to Watch in May

Coming this month: Vessel returns, dining amongst Chihulys, and modern Korean at Pike Place Market.

05/01/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Food News Roundup

Neighborhood Food News: Brunch, Biscuits, Free Food, and Cheap Beer

Plus: Asparagus season hits, Seattle stadiums step up their food offerings, and more.

04/18/2012 By Brandon L. Bye

Coming Soon

Who’s Behind the Bar at Vessel?

A better question: Who isn’t behind the bar at Vessel?

04/13/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Drunk and Disorderly

Bartenders’ St. Patrick’s Day Horror Stories

A few notable local cocktail folk share past experiences manning the front lines on March 17.

03/09/2012 By Jessie Wesley