Oh, Seattle

Oh Seattle, you ole salty dog, you. I was just nowhere near your neighborhood. But I was looking for a little fresh air, and, well, you do know how to draw a gal back in. You’re always there when I need you. Refreshing sea air whispers over my skin with the sweetest kisses not even…

Multi-Love -UMO

My latest song/video obsession. Listening to this is like walking into a super sexy party while the one-who-got-away ditches the other girl and wraps his arm around your shoulder. Damn. (Multi-Love by Unknown Mortal Orchestra)

And It Was Sunny … In May

Two weeks (sort of) back in time … Salty sea air, toes in the sand. The train screeches by. Clear, swooshing water as the boats pass along the Fremont canal. Fresh, crispy croissants and fruit pastries from Bésalu. The influx of sweet, bright, really really pretty cafés tinted a pale blue and scented with roasted…

Seattle & Its Beloved Coffee Scene via Eater

Coffee obsessives have their favorite haunts, roasters they’ll gladly travel across town for, baristas they insist pull the best shots. Just as Eater tipsters, readers, friends and family find joy and adventure in all that is good and right in the culinary world, so too should you approach the bumpercrop of fine cafes Seattle has…

From Corso to Canlis – Latest Seattle Eats

Bang Bang Café – Cashew-Cauliflower Soup with 1/2 a Tuna Melt mmmmmmmm… The Lovely Mrs. Yuki of Bang Bang! Baguettes at Bastille Bastille’s Croque Madame Boudin Noir at Bastille Cocktails at Canlis 1 & 2 – Tasty Treats During Sunset at Bar del Corso Croquettes & Empanadas at EVO Spareribs and Lamb with Beans at…

Preserve the Pinevue and Melrose Buildings!

Hi all!!! Many Capitol Hill residents are outraged about the recent plans to demolish the 300 block of East Pine Street. This block contains the Pinevue and Melrose Buildings, home to Bauhaus Coffee and several other thriving independent businesses. These buildings have maintained their original storefronts and show no significant sign of alteration for nearly…

Seattle’s James Beard Winners

Looks like it’s another bright day in Seattle. This time via the James Beard Awards with the sun shining on some of our mastermind foodists. Congrats to Tom Douglas, Matt Dillon, Nathan Myhrvold and Maureen O’Hagan!!

Seattle Openings & Closings

The Funhouse to Vacate – But Looking on the Bright Side The Neighborhood Lady Moves into the CD Hood EVO Tapas Brings Cabaret to Cap Hill Crumble & Flake Due to Make Me Fatter Really Really Soon – Like May 5!!!!! Blech! Blech! Blech! – More Mixed-Use Crap Replacing Cool Stuff on the Hill in…