Ivar’s Lake Union is the Place For Fresh Seafood

The Perfect place for seafood

Ivar’s Salmon House on the shores of Lake Union is the perfect place to enjoy a memorable meal. Alder smoked entrees are prepared in the huge Indian-style barbecue pit. Families can enjoy a casual and elegant meal while looking at all the Northwest native artifacts and historical photographs […]

Brouwer’s Cafe Review

Brouwer’s Cafe 400 North 35th Street Seattle,WA 98103 (206) 267-2437 http://brouwerscafe.blogspot.com/ Daily:11:00 am–2:00 am Happy Hour:3:00 pm–6:00 pm Rating: *** Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair

New to the realm of craft brewing,I was told by a friend,a beer aficionado,that he could not simply tell me the differences in a […]

2014 Fremont Troll Stroll set for April 21

State Senate floats bill to preserve all houseboats

Houseboat owners on Lake Union and other state waters would be able to stay in their homes if a Senate bill passes.


Seattle Pacific University’s Graduate Business Programs Open House in South Lake Union

Seattle Pacific University will host a Graduate Business Programs Open House on January 16, 2014, from 4:30-7PM at the South Lake Union Discovery Center (Parking at the intersection of John and Westlake is available for $3 (0-2 hrs., cash only).  Come and find out how you can take the next step to becoming a responsible business […]

Celebrate New Year’s Eve on Lake Union with the annual Space Needle Fireworks Show

As always, the best spots to view the show are pretty much anywhere on the lake!

Fremont Bridge bike counter tally hits a million

The Fremont Bridge bike counter tallied its one millionth bike trip early Sunday morning, a little more than 13 months after it was activated.


Happy Thanksgiving From The Beat

Our Mascot Eddy

We reached 15,000 unique visitors this month. Thanks!

Several Lake Union Restaurants taking part in Seattle Restaurant Week

October 13-17 and 20-24, 2013 Seattle Restaurant Week is ramping up again, offering 3 course dinners for $28 (some with 3 course lunches for $15) at over 160 local restaurants. It’s the biggest, broadest reaching dining celebration around and 11 of these restaurants call Lake Union and Eastlake home. Your local restaurants are offering […]

2012 Census Bureau Data on Seattle: South Lake Union booming!

New 2012 American Community Survey statistics and infographics for the Seattle metropolitan area showing key changes in income and other social, economic and housing findings.

The release focuses on median household income, health insurance coverage and the poverty rate, but also provides statistics on educational attainment, housing and the foreign-born population. The […]