Posts tagged with: views

Port Townsend WA

Waiting for the ferry: Port Townsend Vineyards Wine Plaza. Nice spot with drop dead views of the Sound…and the wines aren’t bad either. Fruit is locally sourced so expect cold weather...

Seattle WA

You gotta go for the views: Mountaineering Club. There has been a real stir recently about this bar on the rooftop of the Graduate Hotel in the U District and...

Ganges Salt Spring Island BC

Last updated on July 9th, 2019 at 07:10 pmNice little spot: Burger Bar 537. All things burger…including lamb which is locally sourced and available in limited quantities. So, I had...

Gig Harbor WA

Brunch: NetShed No. 9. We were visiting Gig Harbor…for the first time despite living here for almost 20 years! This place sounded interesting…..and the space and views can’t be beat....

Novato CA

Last updated on November 10th, 2018 at 11:48 amUnique venue: Hilltop 1892. I was drawn to the space….a hilltop home built in 1892 but one that has been a restaurant...

Seattle

Last updated on May 31st, 2019 at 07:48 pmBeer by the Lake: Magnuson Cafe & Brewery. Finally a place to eat in Magnuson Park. Since that is the case, it...

Kahakuloa Maui HI

Last updated on November 10th, 2018 at 02:25 pmJust what I needed: Braddah Chic’s Off the beaten path….way off. Discovered this place while doing the West Maui loop on my...

San Diego

Last updated on November 10th, 2018 at 03:11 pmDinner for 20: Top of the Market. Back in SD for a meeting and this was the choice for the group. I...

Hood River OR

Last updated on November 10th, 2018 at 03:18 pmTop 10 tasting room: Mt Hood Winery. The wines are acceptable but the views……outrageous! Very large tasting room with vaulted ceilings and...

Portland

Last updated on November 10th, 2018 at 03:23 pmDinner with amazing views: Departure. Go here if for no other reason but the views from this restaurant located on the 15th...

Squamish/Whistler BC

Last updated on November 22nd, 2018 at 04:51 pmAs named…this is a shed: WaterShed Grill. Actually located just north of Squamish in Brackendale BC it’s right on the Squamish river...

Squamish/Whistler BC

Last updated on November 22nd, 2018 at 04:54 pmRoom with a view: Sea to Sky Eatery. If you’re here, it’s worth a try if you need a bite to eat....

Kohala Coast HI

Last updated on September 20th, 2019 at 03:58 pmA view that can’t be beat: CanoeHouse. It should all be about al fresco dining at this restaurant….right on the water and...

Seattle

Last updated on April 7th, 2019 at 04:26 pmWould be even better for dinner and a beer in the summer: White Swan Public House. Located in South Lake Union the...

Jeddah KSA

Last updated on December 23rd, 2018 at 11:24 pmGala dinner: Palm Courtyard. What a place for a dinner for 100! Located at the Park Hyatt, the space is right on...

Vancouver

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 09:46 pmBrunch on the way home: Seasons In The Park. Drop dead views of the Vancouver skyline with Grouse and Cypress mountains in...

Leavenworth WA

Last updated on December 27th, 2018 at 09:37 pmAnother wine tasting opportunity: Silvara. The wines are good…..and in some case quite good….but the venue is very hard to beat. The...

Milan

Last updated on December 29th, 2018 at 03:42 pmFood court and market: Rinascente. High end department store with a food court, market and restaurants on the 7th floor. Although not...

Stresa IT

Last updated on December 29th, 2018 at 04:22 pmNice spot on the lake for gelato: Daniel’s. Not a typical name for an Italian bar and restaurant but the location is...

Stresa IT

Last updated on December 29th, 2018 at 04:25 pmOne more dinner for the masses: Piccolo Lago. Located near Stresa on Lago Mergozzo it’s a venue to definitely consider for a...

Stresa IT

Last updated on December 29th, 2018 at 04:26 pmAnother dinner for 100: Ristorante Verbano. On the beautiful Isola dei Pescatori in the middle of Lago Maggiore in northern Italy. The...

Zurich

Last updated on December 29th, 2018 at 04:29 pmDinner for 100: Schloss Laufen. Even though the dinner here was for a large party and the food was only so so,...

Munich

Last updated on December 29th, 2018 at 06:36 pmOne of the many locations of this bakery and café chain: Rischart. This location is worth a visit not only for the...

Moses Lake WA

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 05:34 pmOn the road: Michaels on the Lake Located lakeside with outdoor dining and a view…..spoiled a bit by the railroad that runs...

New York

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 06:06 pmI don’t often post on hotels but this place is special: 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge A new upscale hotel in Brooklyn that...

Seattle

Last updated on September 27th, 2019 at 11:05 pmQuintessential Seattle: Ivar’s. This visit was to the Salmon House which is one of 3 locations on the water in the metro...

Paia, Maui HI

Last updated on December 11th, 2018 at 10:29 pmYou have to eat here at least once in your life! Mama’s Fish House. The food is very local, the space delightful...