The grand, opulent new restaurant offers a sumptuous experience in the lounge, too

You can tell a lot about a restaurant by its simplest dish. At Raccolto, the West Seattle restaurant opened by chef/owner Brian Clevenger in a new building just beyond the Junction in early November, that dish is cavatelli ($11)

Last March, Eric Donnelly and Christy Donnelly, owners of cult fave seafood eatery RockCreek, had already pushed back the opening date of their new restaurant, FlintCreek Cattle Co. Then, when they were nearly ready to open, the March 9, 2016 Greenwood explosion leveled three neighboring businesses

This week's recipe comes from executive chef Shawn Applin, who last week opened Outlier, the new Hotel Monaco restaurant formerly known as Sazerac

All images by Colin Bishop

Think globally, eat locally: The best spots for world tastes in Seattle

Inventive waterfront seafood dining, courtesy of the folks from Matt's in the Market

#manintree perhaps best summarizes the overall WTF zeitgeist of 2016

Take stock of serveware, wash off the dust and clear out the pantry now for low-stress entertaining later

Just blocks off downtown, Edmonds' 190 Sunset is already drawing loads of locals.

Our thoughts on the latest addition to Salish Crossing.