43 hours ago

Five cheap happy hours to hit this month in Seattle and Bellevue

234 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle; offers happy hour Monday-Saturday 3-6 p.m. and late-night menu from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m.; closed on Sundays (206-659-4552, elgritoseattle.com).

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5205 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle; offers happy hour daily 5-7 p.m. (206-420-8192, ethanstowellrestaurants.com).

    Five cheap happy hours to hit this month in Seattle and Bellevue
    Our roundup of cheap bar food this month includes one of the best burgers in Ballard for $10 and some happy-hour dumplings in Bellevue. Share story Baron Xi'an Kitchen + Bar is the sleek, new Chinese restaurant trying to find its niche on the Eastside. Some patrons balk at its $25 seafood fried rice.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

6 days ago

Amazon expanding again in Seattle with 2 more leases, as growth continues unabated

The company confirmed Friday it has leased all the office space in the new 11-story, 162,000-square-foot building at 9th and Thomas, as well as about 186,000 square feet in the former Pemco Insurance headquarters on Eastlake Avenue, next to the REI flagship store.

    Amazon expanding again in Seattle with 2 more leases, as growth continues unabated
    The added space would amount to a huge expansion for just about any other company, but it's just another day in the life of Amazon, which has been expanding rapidly in Seattle even after announcing its HQ2 plans. Share story Amazon has leased two more mid-sized office buildings in South Lake Union as the company's rapid growth in Seattle continues unabated.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Jan 04

Top 17 new Seattle-area cheap eats for 2018 — plus 9 more to try

...not at all boring bowls — tastes great. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday. 399 Fairview Ave. N. (in Amazon’s Houdini North building), Seattle (206-588-4028 or farestart.org/community-table...

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...crumbly, herbaceous bite. Also, don’t miss the garlicky half-mashed hummus made to order. 107 15th Ave. E., Seattle (206-323-7483, avivhummusbar.com). — Tan Vinh

...Friday 7 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 8 a.m.-2 p.m. 421 E. Thomas St., Seattle (facebook.com/bsidefoodsseattle). — Bethany Jean Clement

...smoke house boasts a stellar craft-beer list to wash down that finger-licking barbecue. 7919 Roosevelt Way N.E., Seattle (206-257-1333 or barbecuesmith.wordpress.com). — T.V...

...s just a rich, pork-bone broth that will have you slurping the entire bowl. 954 E. Union St., Suite 102, Seattle (facebook.com/BetsutenjinramenUSA) — T.V...

...giant carne asada platter, bowls of caldo des res, great quesadillas and super-tasty guacamole. 2503 Beacon Ave. S., Seattle (206-323-3688 or on Facebook). — B.J.C...

...so much beef that there’s lots of leftover meat for the side of rice. 6415 Eighth Ave. N.W., Seattle (206-789-0211 or (ballardchoice.com). — T.V...

...at Conscious Eatery all the time. 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m., weekdays only. 5620 Sixth Ave. S., Seattle; 206-659-4098; consciouseatery.org. — B.J.C...

...re also cheaper. Wherever your loyalties lie, this important debate demands much, much more research. 504 Fifth Ave. S., Suite 109, (Chinatown International District) Seattle (206-285-9999 or facebook.com/pg/DoughzoneSeattle). Also...

...Note the restaurant uses Canadian Atlantic salmon instead of wild salmon for its rice bowls. 4258 Fremont Ave. N., Seattle (206-504-3095, fremontbowl.com) — T.V...

...is a gooey salt bomb. It will taste even better after your rec league game. 7820 Rainier Ave. S. Unit A, Seattle (206-722-2434 and facebook.com/kingphillycheesesteaks) — T.V...

...Skins & Ins, an unholy potato skin/homefry hybrid that might be better than French fries. 1510 N.W. Leary Way, Seattle (206-789-9999 or meansandwich.com). — B.J.C...

...with the grilled pork chop, pork belly or pork shoulder. It’s an oinky affair. 1313 N.E. 42nd St., Seattle (206-547-2723 or facebook.com/SizzleandCrunch). — T.V...

...to have a secret ingredient (one that makes it disappear fast). 21 and older only. 2504 S. Jackson St., Seattle (206-535-1584 or standardbrew.com). — B.J.C...

...any of the two dozen beers on tap or in cans. 21 and over only. 4521 California Ave S.W., Seattle; supreme.bar. — T.V...

...smoked over hickory and post oak and some of the juiciest pulled-pork sandwiches around. 2513 S. Jackson St., Seattle (206-557-8090, thewoodshopbbq.com). — T.V...

    Top 17 new Seattle-area cheap eats for 2018 - plus 9 more to try
    It's a new year - with some of us possibly feeling a little underfunded after the holidays - so here's a fresh batch of the best Seattle-area cheap eats. Share story Aviv Hummus Bar on Capitol Hill: You will remember the moment you ate falafel from Aviv.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Dec 28

Community calendar: Holiday events, free First Thursdays at museums

SAT Dance party with DJ, food by Chef Josh Henderson, Roller Girls, chocolate fountain, prizes for best costume (in the style of a Wes Anderson movie), 8:30 p.m. Saturday, The Vude, 308 Ninth Ave. N., Seattle; $125 (206-264-0784 or nyeeveparty.brownpapertickets.com/).

...Jan. 1; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Jan. 4; Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; $13.95-$19.95 ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or mohai...

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FRI Couples intro swing lesson, 9 p.m.; dance with DJ Amanda Wilde of KUOW’s “Swing Years and Beyond,” 1930s and ’40s attire encouraged, 9:30 p.m. Friday, Century Ballroom, 915 E. Pine St., Seattle; $20-$25, dinner available (centuryballroom.com/home/events/swinging-pre-funk-nye-0).

SUN Three floors of music and dancing with bands and DJ, Scandinavian Dinner available, 8 p.m. Sunday, Swedish Club, 1920 Dexter Ave. N., Seattle; $30-$50 by reservation (206-283-1090 or nordicnewyearsfest.brownpapertickets.com).

...balloon drop and Champagne toast; for singles and couples, 8 p.m. Sunday, Dance Underground, 340 15th Ave. E., Seattle; $45 (206-781-9553 or seattletango.com...

SUN New Year celebration, music by Little Bill and the Blue Notes featuring Dick Powell, 8 p.m. Sunday, Leif Erikson Hall, 2245 N.W. 57th St., Seattle; $55-$70 (206-781-1238 or nwdance.net).

...Jan. 6, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday Jan. 7, Washington State Convention Center, 800 Convention Place, Seattle; $4, ages 17 and younger free (homeshowcenter.com/overview/seattle...

THRU SUN Holiday lights, decorations, a Seattle tradition since 1949, 4-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 4-9:30 p.m. Sunday; Northeast Park Road and Ravenna Boulevard, Seattle; food bank donations welcome.

...extended holiday hours, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily through Monday, Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N, Seattle; $11.95-$21.95, ages 2 and younger free; additional cost for IMAX movies...

...Dec. 26-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP), 325 Fifth Ave. N., Seattle; $17-$33 (206-770-2700 or mopop.org...

JAN. 4 Exhibits, programs and events on the histories, arts and cultures of people of African descent; free admission 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Jan. 4, Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St., Seattle (206-518-6000 or naamnw.org).

JAN. 4 Gallery admission free, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Jan. 4; Museum Experience tours offered at discounted rates, $7.95-$11.95, Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience, 719 S. King St., Seattle (206-623-5124 or wingluke.org).

SUN-MON Volkssport 10K route along the Alki waterfront, or 5k West Seattle walk; start anytime 4-7 p.m., finish by 10 p.m. Sunday; and start anytime 9 a.m.-noon Monday, New Year’s Day, St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church, 3050 California Ave. S.W., Seattle; free (emeraldcitywanderers.org).

    Community calendar: Holiday events, free First Thursdays at museums
    A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, Dec. 29, 2017-Jan. 4, 2018. Share story FRI-SUN Watch animals around the park get winter-themed enrichment fruit, trees decorated with treats, ice and snowmen, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday-Sunday; park open 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 26-Monday Jan.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Dec 27

New Year’s Eve in Seattle: 55 parties to choose from

8 p.m., MBar, 400 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle; $60-$100 (mbarseattle.com).

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7 p.m., Best Western Executive Inn, 200 Taylor Ave. N., Seattle; $110 (curvesband.com).

Music by Hobosexual, Cataldo, Smokey Brights, the Maldives, Sassy Black, Invisible Shivers and more. 8 p.m., Neptune Theatre, 1303 N.E. 45th, Seattle; $50 (800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com).

8 p.m., The Royal Room, 5000 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; $20-$65 (theroyalroomseattle.com).

9 p.m., Stage Seattle, 172 S Washington St., Seattle; $15 (thestageseattle.com).

8 p.m., Substation Seattle, 645 N.W. 45th St., Seattle; $15-$20 (800-838-3006 or substationnye.brownpapertickets.com).

8 p.m., Neumos, 925 E. Pike St., Seattle; $25-$30 (neumos.com).

9 p.m., The Sunset, 5433 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle; $15 (sunsettavern.com).

10 p.m., Foundation Nightclub, 2218 Western Ave., Seattle; $35-$60 (foundation-nightclub.com).

8 p.m., Columbia City Theater, 4916 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; free (columbiacitytheater.com).

9 p.m., Parliament Tavern, 4210 SW Admiral Way, Seattle; $10 (facebook.com/parliamenttavern).

9 p.m., Little Red Hen, 7115 Woodlawn Ave. N.E., Seattle; $10 (littleredhen.com).

8 p.m., Nectar Lounge, 412 N. 36th St., Seattle; $25-$30 (nectarlounge.com).

8 p.m., Leif Erikson Hall, 2245 N.W. 57th St., Seattle; $55-$70 (nwdance.net/events/new-years-eve-dance).

8 p.m., Skylark Cafe & Club, 3803 Delridge Way S.W., Seattle; $8 (skylarkcafe.com).

7 p.m., 10:30 p.m., The Triple Door, 216 Union St., Seattle; $90-$125 (thetripledoor.net).

9 p.m., High Dive, 513 N. 36th St., Seattle; $10-$20 (highdiveseattle.com).

9 p.m., El Corazon, 109 Eastlake Ave. E., Seattle; $9.99-$25 (elcorazonseattle.com).

8 p.m., Trinity Nightclub, 111 Yesler Way, Seattle; $20 (trinitynightclub.com).

9 p.m., Chop Suey, 1325 E. Madison, Seattle; $15 (chopsuey.com).

9 p.m., Tim’s Tavern, 602 N. 105th St., Seattle; $7 (facebook.com/Timstavern).

9 p.m., The Kraken, 5257 University Way N.E., Seattle; $10 (facebook.com/KrakenBarSeattle).

9 p.m., Conor Byrne Pub, 5140 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle; $10 (conorbyrnepub.com).

11:30 p.m., SeaMonster Lounge, 2202 N. 45th St., Seattle; $20 (seamonsterlounge.com).

9 p.m., Aston Manor, 2946 First Ave. S., Seattle; $40-$70 (astonmanornightclub.com).

9 p.m., Fremont Foundry, 154 N. 35th St. , Seattle; $43-$74 (eventbrite.com/e/bollywood-new-years-eve-tickets-12923676063?aff=efbeventtix).

6:30 p.m., Century Ballroom, 915 E. Pine St., Seattle; $20-$120 (centuryballroom.com).

9 p.m., Owl ‘N Thistle Irish Pub & Restaurant, 808 Post Alley, Seattle; free (owlnthistle.com).

9 p.m., Club Sur, 2901 First Ave. S., Seattle; $30-$70 (seattleclubsur.com).

8 p.m., Museum of Pop Culture (MoPop), 325 Fifth Ave. N., Seattle; $69 (seattlebash.com).

8 p.m., Hale’s Palladium, 4301 Leary Way N.W. , Seattle; $50-$75 (moisturefestival.strangertickets.com).

7 p.m., Swedish Club, 1920 Dexter Ave. N., Seattle; $50 (800-838-3006 or brownpapertickets.com).

9 p.m., Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N, Seattle; $80-$85 (pacificsciencecenter.org/spectra).

8 p.m., 10:30 p.m., Comedy Underground, 109 S. Washington St., Seattle; $29.95-$79.95 (comedyunderground.com).

7 p.m., 10 p.m., Laughs Comedy Club Seattle, 5220 Roosevelt Way N.E., Seattle; $25-$55 (laughscomedyclub.com).

    New Year's Eve in Seattle: 55 parties to choose from
    Dec. 31, 2017, brings dozens of chances to party, with comedy, jazz, karaoke, Bollywood, DJs and more. Share story Whether your thing is comedy, jazz, karaoke, Bollywood, dancing or good old-fashioned rock 'n' roll, there's a New Year's Eve party in the Seattle area for you.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Dec 20

12 bars open on Christmas Day in Seattle and the Eastside

125 Boren Ave. N., Seattle; 206-682-2513 or 13coins.com

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Hula Hula, 1501 East Olive Way, Seattle; 206-284-5003 or hulahula.org

Neighbor Lady, 2308 E. Union St., Seattle; 206-695-2072 or on Facebook

Zig Zag Cafe, 1501 Western Ave., Seattle; 206-625-1146 or zigzagseattle.com

King’s Hardware, 5225 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle; 206-782-0027 or kingsballard.com

Ballard Smoke Shop, 5439 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle; 206-784-6611 or ballardsmokeshop.com

Sun Liquor, 607 Summit Ave. E., Seattle; 206-860-1130 or sunliquor.com

Comet Tavern, 922 E. Pike St., Seattle; 206-323-5678 thecomettavern.com

Liberty, 517 15th Ave. E., Seattle; 206-323-9898, libertybars.com

    12 bars open on Christmas Day in Seattle and the Eastside
    Need an escape from the family, or a place to bring them all? One of these spots open on Christmas Day 2017 should have you covered. Share story Here's our annual list of bars to hit on Christmas Day. Whether Santa was good to you or not, there's something for you here.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Dec 18

End of an era: The Thirteen Coins defined intimate dining, even for Johnny

...it offered intimate, high quality dining 24 hours a day. The original is located at 125 Boren Ave. N. but will close in couple of weeks, then reopen in Pioneer Square. It's the...

    End of an era: The Thirteen Coins defined intimate dining, even for Johnny
    By Patrick Robinson I paid a visit to an old friend the other day. Not really a friend I guess but a place of fond memories that is closing, only to re-open in a brand new location. But it won't be the same no matter what they do.
    https://www.westsideseattle.com

Dec 13

Don’t like eggnog? 5 great Seattle-area spots for holiday drinks

501 Fairview Ave. N., (SLU) Seattle; not open until Dec. 19

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Revolution Wine, 518 E. Pike St., Seattle, 425-283-9085, revolutionwineshop.com

1518 First Ave. S., (Sodo) Seattle; 206-624-0501

    Don't like eggnog? 5 great Seattle-area spots for holiday drinks
    Asked & Answered: A reader who hates eggnog wishes for holiday-themed cocktails of the non-nog variety. Reporter Tan Vinh has suggestions. Share story An eggnog-hating reader requested some bars doing holiday-themed cocktails that don't involve eggnog. Scrooge! But we obliged anyway. This acclaimed Belltown bar boasts the best and most-elaborate Christmas-drink list in the city.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Dec 08

The Best Architecture Seattle Has to Offer Part II: The Winners

325 Westlake by Graham Baba Architects – Honorable Mention

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Weyerhaeuser Headquarters at 200 Occidental by Mithun – Award of Merit

    The Best Architecture Seattle Has to Offer Part II: The Winners " The Urbanist
    "The quality and breadth of the submissions was truly impressive and demonstrated the level of commitment of architects in Washington state to address contemporary issues and challenges both local and global."
    https://www.theurbanist.org

Dec 07

Shop at These Holiday Market Pop-Ups This Week

7. Holiday Shopping at 400 Fairview

    44 Winter Holiday Pop-Up Markets and Gift Bazaars in Seattle This Week: Dec 6-10, 2017
    Christmas, Hanukkah, and other gift-giving holidays of the season are fast approaching, and so too is the stress of finding great presents for friends and family. If you're in a tizzy about it, we've got your back.
    https://www.thestranger.com

Dec 06

44 Winter Holiday Pop-Up Markets and Gift Bazaars in Seattle This Week: Dec 6-10, 2017

7. Holiday Shopping at 400 Fairview

    44 Winter Holiday Pop-Up Markets and Gift Bazaars in Seattle This Week: Dec 6-10, 2017
    Christmas, Hanukkah, and other gift-giving holidays of the season are fast approaching, and so too is the stress of finding great presents for friends and family. If you're in a tizzy about it, we've got your back.
    https://www.thestranger.com

Nov 30

Seattle's largest coat drive tomorrow (Westla...

Seattle's largest coat drive tomorrow (Westlake Ave Seattle & Thomas St.) Facebook Seattle, Starbucks, Amazon.com, Vulcan Inc. and more companies coming together to support The MORELove Project collecting coats for Mary's Place and Seattle's Union Gospel Mission. Seattle Police Department will be on site as well to collect blessing bags to take out in their patrol cars for the homeless.

    Kristine Moreland
    Seattle's largest coat drive tomorrow (Westlake Ave Seattle & Thomas St.) Facebook Seattle, Starbucks, Amazon.com, Vulcan Inc. and more companies coming together to support The MORELove Project...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 20

AIA Seattle announces 2017 Honor Awards winners

For honorable mention, Wittman Estes created a courtyard studio within the footprint of a 1940s house, JW built their own International District offices, Graham Baba’s arts-funding residential building 325 Westlake, and Public 47’s Henry Apartments.

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...by Mithun, 100 Stewart Hotel and Apartments by Olson Kundig, and the Weyerhaeuser Headquarters at 200 Occidental by Mithun, plus a literal dump—the North Transfer Station in Wallingford by Mahlum Architects...

    AIA Seattle announces 2017 Honor Awards winners
    American Institute of Architects (AIA) Seattle announced the winners of their 67th annual honors awards last week, recognizing projects that Washington-based architects have worked on in the past year. Out of 133 submissions, 18 designs, both built and conceptual, were chosen.
    https://seattle.curbed.com

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