Beating out other local nominees, Yanni's earned the dubious distinction of representing Seattle in a reality TV-style restaurant makeover. Ramsay and crew are shooting at the family-owned eatery located at 7419 Greenwood Ave N. from Nov. 29 through Dec. 1.
In other news, How to Cook a Wolf is celebrating its fifth year of business. Wolf's original chef Ryan Weed is joining owner Ethan Stowell in the Queen Anne restaurant's kitchen Sunday, Dec. 2 for an evening of Italian-inspired nosh. All proceeds from the birthday dinner benefit the Fetal Hope Foundation. Reservations are recommended.