Best Restaurants

April 8, 2012 6:46 PM
Best Sweet/DessertThe silken ice creams from Parfait (parfait-icecream.com) are made from scratch (unlike many other ice creams in town,...
April 8, 2012 6:39 PM
SEARCH RESTAURANTSin Seattle by neighborhood, cuisine type or price. Our restaurant directory connects you with—not every single...
October 17, 2011 5:34 PM
We’re all about noise, fun and affordability, if you take the crowds packing the Brave Horse Tavern and Revel as evidence. But then the...
October 17, 2011 5:29 PM
Booze of the Moment: Tequila Don’t be like me. It took me years to recover from cheap-tequila-drenched trips to Mexico in college. And so...
October 17, 2011 5:26 PM
>>Modern comfort food (with menu consultation by Poppy’s Jerry Traunfeld!) makes Grace Kitchen at the U Village intriguing. Great...
October 17, 2011 5:25 PM
Staple & Fancy’s wall with an old cigar advertisement (see photo above): When crews were renovating Ballard’s historic Kolstrand...
October 17, 2011 5:22 PM
Neil Robertsonpastry chef The man whose subtlety with flavor and illustrious stints at both Canlis and Mistral Kitchen made him Seattle’s...
October 17, 2011 5:19 PM
There’s an American Express poll that repeats like a broken record inside my brain. It’s dated by now—a restaurant critic mentor quoted it...
October 17, 2011 4:20 PM
Seattle’s food scene enjoys a bit of friendly (or fervent) competition with Portland. The two cities tussle over the James Beard Foundation...
October 12, 2011 11:55 PM
Without a doubt, my meals at The Willows Inn’s restaurant are among the very best of the year. You may be familiar with the story of young...
June 30, 2011 5:28 PM
A plump, soft-yolked egg. Strips of hot bacon, crunchy and curled, with the taste of smoke and salt. Golden waffles, each dimple cradling a...
March 19, 2011 1:38 AM
There’s a special kind of magic that happens at the best restaurants, when everything comes together—charming service, scintillating...
March 19, 2011 1:36 AM
$13Korean Tofu House University DistrictTrue value: Not only do you get exceptionally generous portions, but every meal comes with side...
March 19, 2011 1:32 AM
$133Cafe JuanitaKirklandTRUE VALUE: A sure thing, from impeccable service to subtly sensational pastas.When you need a special occasion to...
March 19, 2011 1:20 AM
Everyone loves to make fun of them— heard a good joke about sneeze guards lately?—but Salty’s wouldn’t be rolling out tons of Dungeness...