Anthony Bourdain Finds an Impressive Seafood Bounty in Seattle

In the penultimate episode of Parts Unknown, Season 10, host Anthony Bourdain travels to the Pacific Northwest for some time in Seattle. It isn’t the first time Bourdain has taken a camera crew to the Emerald City, but in this installment, he makes a bold proclamation. “It’s pretty damn awesome,” Bourdain says. “Way ahead of the rest … More Anthony Bourdain Finds an Impressive Seafood Bounty in Seattle

Eastside Holiday Events

The days are shorter, the temperatures are colder, but – dare we say it – it’s the most wonderful time of the year. Here are some of our favorite (old and new) Eastside events to get you in the spirit. Queue the jingle bells! Through Dec. 24 Snowflake Lane at The Bellevue Collection Drumming toy soldiers, … More Eastside Holiday Events

Where to Eat on Thanksgiving Day in Seattle

Professionals are ready to handle all the cooking and cleaning No cooking, no cleaning, and a guaranteed limit to the amount of time the family celebration can last: The joys of Thanksgiving at a restaurant are real. This year, on Thursday, November 23, Seattle chefs, particularly those at hotel restaurants, are busting out traditional feasts … More Where to Eat on Thanksgiving Day in Seattle

The Hottest Restaurants in Seattle, November 2017

This is where you should be eating right now   While the Eater 38 is a resource that covers old standbys and neighborhood essentials across the city, it is not necessarily a chronicle of the “it” places of the moment. Thus, the Eater Heatmap, which changes every month to highlight where the food nerds are flocking. The Heatmap is a … More The Hottest Restaurants in Seattle, November 2017

Famous LA Biscuits Are Coming to Seattle Via Palihotel

Last year, Seattle welcomed LA Times critic Jonathan Gold’s favorite paella (it’s served Sundays only at Tarsan i Jane); next summer, Northwesterners will get a taste of some of Gold’s favorite biscuits when The Hart and the Hunter restaurant expands as part of a new Palihotel Seattledowntown (107 Pine St.). In a review from 2013, Gold gushed, “I’ve never tasted biscuits like … More Famous LA Biscuits Are Coming to Seattle Via Palihotel

Seattle’s Space Needle Is Getting a Glass-Floored Dining Room

For 55 years, the Space Needle has been an iconic landmark towering 605 feet over Seattle, with history dating back to the 1962 World’s Fair. But come 2018, the tower will be almost completely unrecognizable after a fresh renovation. After a survey conducted over the past few years found that guests viewed the needle’s interior as “tired … More Seattle’s Space Needle Is Getting a Glass-Floored Dining Room

Five Liveability Factors Chinese Look at When Buying Homes Abroad

Chinese buyers are expected to spend close to $80 billion on overseas property in 2017, but how do we tell where they intend to invest in? We look at the Economist Intelligence Unit’s ranking of the world’s most liveable cities, which gives an excellent indicator of where Chinese residential investors could be putting their capital into, … More Five Liveability Factors Chinese Look at When Buying Homes Abroad

Patti Payne’s Cool Pads: $7.5M Luxury Northwest Mansion is Builder’s Masterpiece

There are new homes and then there are new homes, with an implied exclamation point. The brand new modern manse at  8813 N.E. 19th St. in Clyde Hill definitely earns an exclamation point! Or two. Listed at $7.489 million, this is the most expensive spec home that seasoned builder Dean Jasper with Dean Homes has built in … More Patti Payne’s Cool Pads: $7.5M Luxury Northwest Mansion is Builder’s Masterpiece

Capitol Hill’s Chavez Sets Sights on Downtown Expansion

Downtown will soon have two new restaurant expansions in Chavez, which serves northern Mexican cuisine on Capitol Hill, and Bellevue Italian restaurant Mercato Stellina. The two will open next door to each other on Western Avenue next month, and both promise interactive experiences. An exact opening date is still to-be-determined. The restaurants will be spin-offs of their originals, … More Capitol Hill’s Chavez Sets Sights on Downtown Expansion

You Can See the Space Needle From Nearly Every Room in this Queen Anne Home

Located on Queen Anne’s iconic Highland Drive, this gorgeous home has views of the Space Needle from nearly every room. No like seriously – you can’t get away from it if you even tried. The 6,460 square foot home was built in 1900 and has been completely restored from head to toe with beautiful, high-end finishes. With … More You Can See the Space Needle From Nearly Every Room in this Queen Anne Home