Where to Go If You Haven’t Planned for Valentine’s Day

No reservations? No problem


Poke Bar Opens Inside Wallingford Convenience Store

Find the traditional and tasty fish bowls in an unlikely location


Sansei Serves up Hawaiian Fare with Mellow Island Vibes

New downtown sushi bar offers Japanese-inspired Pacific Rim fare with fresh local seafood


Our Favorite Sushi Spots

Where to score the best sushi in town


Sushi Kappo Tamura One of Bon Appetit’s 10 Best New Sushi Restaurants

This month, Bon Appetit lists the 10 Best New Sushi Restaurants in the US, and coming in at number 8 on their list is Eastlake’s lovely Sushi Kappo Tamura.  Well, we agree: Sushi Kappo was our pick for the Best New Restaurant in Seattle last year. And it’s always good when a standout local restaurant…


Behind the Scenes: We’re All Wrapped Up in Shiro’s New Memoir

We’ve just put our December issue to bed, and one of the features we’re really excited about is our exclusive excerpt from a new memoir by Seattle’s iconic sushi chef, Shiro Kashiba (Shiro’s in Belltown is his namesake restaurant). Shiro: Wit, Wisdom & Recipes From a Sushi Pioneer is not only a fascinating read, it’s…


Sushi Kappo Tamura

We named this Eastlake sushi spot the Best New Restaurant of 2011.


Restaurant Preview: Momiji is Really, Really Pretty. And it Has Pretty Food, Too.

Every detail in the pristine space that is now Momiji (the magnum opus of Steven Han’s Japanese restaurants) — from the tables, hand-carved by master woodworker Craig Yamamoto, to the ethereal, cloud-like lighting fixtures woven from traditional Japanese paper fibers by artist Yuri Kinoshita — has been masterfully planned by Han’s dream team of artisans….


Wabi-Sabi Sushi Restaurant Review

Fresh food in a comfortable, neighborhood dining place.