Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Sushi Scandal and a Vegetarian Comeback

Six dining developments on our radar this week.

09/13/2019 By Annika Lindburg

Virtually Here

Why Is Amazon Going Crazy with Brick-and-Mortar?

In the last three years, the online retailer has moved diversely into physical locations. What’s the deal?

10/16/2018 By Stefan Milne

Bodegas Without Borders

Uwajimaya’s Kai Market, 365 by Whole Foods, and the State of Seattle Grocery Stores

These new market spin-offs are a window into how the city actually eats.

03/20/2017 By Allecia Vermillion


Slide Show: South Lake Union Block Party

On August 7th, over 12,000+ attendees, 75 neighborhood businesses and 40 volunteers celebrated the 11th annual South Lake Union Block Party.


Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Culinary Scenes from a Mall

Bellevue Square gets a Beecher's and a new cost-effective Whole Foods, and Seattle gets...a ton of new restaurants this week.

07/31/2015 By Christina Tiberio

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: A Cure for the Mondays

Cinerama's back with Tom Douglas pretzels, Rachel's Ginger Beer plans a fry bar, and Monday now comes with a spatchcock.

11/21/2014 By Kristen Farnam

Bivalve Frenzies

Whole Foods' Ridiculously Cheap Oyster Happy Hour Is Back

Oysters on the half shell (good ones) for $0.69 apiece.

11/17/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

City Hall

Whole Foods Controversy Heats Up Again

Faced with questions about worker conditions and pedestrian safety, a city council committee postpones a decision on a controversial Whole Foods-anchored development in West Seattle.

03/11/2014 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Free to Bring Up Those Issues

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring text messages, Whole Foods, diversity, and an olive branch.

12/18/2013 By Morning Fizz

'Tis the Season

Nosh Pit Holiday Gift Guide

We've got gift ideas with sugar, spice, and everything nice for those last-minute holiday plans.

12/10/2013 By Meredith Barrett


A Very Cool Thing About McGinn, But...

How the Green mayor became the Blue mayor.

09/06/2013 By Josh Feit


Slide Show: Ice Cream-O-Rama


Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Guess Who Was Visiting City Hall Yesterday

Caffeinated News & Gossip: Guess who was at City Hall yesterday?

08/01/2013 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Trying to Understand How It Impacts the Process

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring Whole Foods donations, hipster donations, and charts.

07/30/2013 By Morning Fizz

City Hall

McGinn on Whole Foods: Just Doing My Job

Was the mayor's Whole Foods memo a standard part of the land-use process?

07/26/2013 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Internal SPU Email Details Tunnel Blunders

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring tunnel blunders, Harrell on Whole Foods, Steinbrueck on Murray, and Kate Martin on "thughood."

07/26/2013 By Morning Fizz


You Know What's Divisive? Dumbed-Down Sound Bites.

Polling on Whole Foods tests Murray's campaign message.

07/25/2013 By Josh Feit

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

Does Whole Foods Pay Too Little for Seattle? Depends Who You Ask.

Accusations fly, and questions are raised, in the ongoing debate over a proposed Whole Foods-anchored development in West Seattle that has polarized the mayoral candidates.

07/25/2013 By Erica C. Barnett