Barolo

1940 Westlake Avenue Seattle, WA 98101 (206)770-9000 baroloseattle.com Lunch: Mon-Fri: 11:30 am–3:00 pm Dinner: Daily: 4:30 pm–11:00 pm Rating: * Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair To enjoy a restaurant, multiple elements must hit the right note—food, service, atmosphere, price—and we sit and judge every detail. That is why it’s sad […]

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 […]

A Moving Conversation: First Annual Dance Collaborative Event

by Brian Peterson The year 2011 seems to be shaping up well for the arts world in Seattle, especially for a city that is constantly presenting new work in all artistic disciplines. There is no exception at the Fremont Abbey Arts Center. On February 25th and 26th, the center triumphantly presented two nights of new […]

Family Ties: The Seattle Rep’s “Brothers Size” wrestles with family dynamics

By Deanna Duff Four out of five stars Seattle Repertory Theatre, 155 Mercer St., Seattle; (206) 443-2222; www.seattlerep.org The current production of “The Brothers Size” at the Seattle Repertory Theatre (playing through February 27) proves that Seattle’s big boys of theatre can still be nimble and forward-thinking. While the play delves into timeless themes of […]

Nine Million in Unmarked Bills

3507 Fremont Pl N Seattle, WA 98103 (206) 632-0880 http://9m-unmarked.com/ Mon–Sat 4:00 pm–2:00 am Sunday 11:00 am–2 am Happy hour 4:00 pm–7:00 pm daily Rating: **** Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair Chances are pretty high that you’ve never gone to a ransom bar – but do you really want to? […]

McCormick and Schmick’s

1200 Westlake Ave. N Seattle, WA 98109 (206) 270-9052 http://www.mccormickandschmicks.com Mon–Thurs: 11:30 am–12:00 am Friday: 11:30 am–1:00 am Saturday: 10:00 am–12:00 am Sunday: 10:00 am–11:00 pm Rating: ** Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair One of the most spectacular views of Lake Union can be seen from McCormick & Schmick’s, a […]

Pomodoro Ristorante

2366 Eastlake Ave E Seattle, WA 98102 Phone: 206–324–3160 www.pomodoro.net Tues–Thurs 5:30 pm–11:30 pm Fri–Sat 5:00 pm–1:00 am Sunday 5:00 pm–10:00 pm Monday: closed Rating: **** Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair The Pomodoro Ristorante could be the very definition of your hole-in-the-wall restaurant. Perhaps the smallest space you will ever […]

Chandler’s Crabhouse

901 Fairview Ave. N Seattle, WA 98109 (206) 223-2722 http://www.schwartzbros.com/chandlers.cfm Lunch Mon-Fri: 11:00 am–3:00 pm Brunch: Sat 11:00 am–3:00 pm; Sun 10:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner: Sun–Thurs: 4:00 pm–9:00 pm Fri & Sat: 4:00 pm–10:00 pm Sat-Sun: 12:00 pm–8:00 pm Rating: *** Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair […]

Blue Moon Burgers

920 Republican Street Seattle, WA 98109 (206) 652-0400 BlueMoonBurgers.com Mon-Fri: 11:00 am–8:00 pm Sat-Sun: 12:00 pm–8:00 pm Rating: *** Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair […]

Eastlake Bar & Grill

2947 Eastlake Avenue E Phone: (206) 957-7777 www.neighborhoodgrills.com/eastlake Mon-Friday 11:00 am–1:00 am Sat–Sunday 9:00 am–1:00 am Happy Hour 3:00 pm–6:00 pm & 10:00 pm–close Rating: *** Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair […]