Posts filed under: Seattle Metro

  • Vedge Street View
Last updated on May 12th, 2019 at 05:28 pmTrivia night: Northlake Tavern. A group of us stopped by after a meeting and it just happened to be trivia night. It’s been a few years since I’ve been here…but it’s been around since 1954. I was also reminded that my first visit was over 30 years......
  • Salt & Straw Street View
Last updated on May 12th, 2019 at 05:31 pmMore ice cream: Salt & Straw. Very popular place on Capitol Hill. They have a eclectic selection of flavors and pride themselves on local selections…for Seattle, flavors like Beecher’s Cheese with peppercorn toffee, Rachel’s Raspberry Ginger Beer and, Elm Coffee with Westland Whiskey. This visit I had......
  • Bonchon Entrance
Last updated on May 12th, 2019 at 05:32 pmFinger licking good & it’s not the Colonel: Bonchon. They have multiple restaurants in the US and about 300 worldwide but this is the first for Seattle….and, as typical the soft opening a few weeks ago was mobbed with people. At this point, I was hoping the line wouldn’t......
Last updated on May 12th, 2019 at 05:33 pmQuick lunch: Delicatus @ The Hall. Small deli just above the University Street Light Rail station at Benaroya Hall.  It’s very convenient if you’re headed downtown and are looking for lunch with a sandwich in mind. My choice was one of their signature sandwiches, the Mudd Honey….a......
  • Homer Street View
Last updated on May 12th, 2019 at 05:34 pmMediterranean on Beacon Hill: Homer. I’d heard a lot about this relatively new place so I waited awhile to visit, hoping the crowds would die down a bit. Finally visited on a beautiful Sunday afternoon arriving about 30 minutes after they opened….and they were packed! Sat at......
Last updated on May 12th, 2019 at 05:38 pmHandmade soba noodles: Kamonegi. This chef has gotten a lot of press, including being named a James Beard semifinalist for best chef in the Northwest 2018 and 2019, since opening her restaurant in the fall of 2017. I’m no expert on Japanese cuisine much less soba noodles......