Capitol Hill

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October 11, 2011 6:50 AM
Cake versus pie? Judging from the responses I've gotten since finding out that I would have the privilege of judging the epic rematch of...
October 4, 2011 8:04 PM
Every detail in the pristine space that is now Momiji (the magnum opus of Steven Han's Japanese restaurants) -- from the tables, hand-...
September 15, 2011 4:51 PM
When seasonal neighborhood farmers markets end in early fall and rainy days revisit the Emerald City, the indoor shops at Capitol Hill’s...
August 31, 2011 7:14 AM
Jamie Boudreau finally gets to eat his cake. A Canadian who escaped a far more sober life as a would-be physiotherapist, he has established...
August 10, 2011 10:42 PM
Today I accidentally referred to the 12th Avenue Festival as the 12th Avenue Food Festival in conversation. Same difference, if you ask me...
July 7, 2011 8:38 PM
Eric Banh doesn't want anyone making a big deal out of Ba Bar. “I don't want the hype,” he said last night at a soft opening preview. “This...
June 7, 2011 9:52 PM
Now that it's almost summer, spring is finally here. That means a new season of food tours that incorporate walking, eating, learning stuff...
June 3, 2011 6:44 PM
Open since last summer, open-air, wine-centric Bar Ferd’nand (1531 Melrose Ave.; 206.623.5882; ferdinandthebar.com) blends casual with...
May 18, 2011 5:27 PM
Joshua Henderson opened Skillet, his mobile street food truck, in 2007 after figuring out that he didn't like working in restaurants. He...
April 18, 2011 7:39 PM
EAT + DRINKAt intimate Spinasse (1531 14th Ave.; 206.251.7673; spinasse.com), award-winning chef Jason Stratton makes authentic northern...
April 15, 2011 9:42 PM
On my way home last night, I came across a group of perplexed neighbors staring at a storefront across from my building. Upon closer...
March 30, 2011 9:16 PM
"Poquitos" is about as fitting a name for Capitol Hill's new Mexi-palace as “Tiny” is for a 300-pound man. I got the chance to soak it all...
January 21, 2011 10:11 PM
If you ever found your way into Chez Gaudy—down the shadowy hallway and through the small rooms decorated in college-rental fashion—you won...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
The Changing Face of Starbucks After being shunned by the cool kids for seeming too corporate, Starbucks wants to be popular again. Over...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
It’s a classic American story: Chris Porter, a former TV news reporter in Indiana, was at a crossroads in his career when he decided to...