Kathryn Robinson

A chain with character

Now that's Italian.

 

Myriam Guillemin and Michael Uetz set the mood at the Sitting Room.

A perfect embrace

The Sitting Room delights despite itself.

 

A sleek, chic…joint?

A miraculous meld of sophisticated foods with down-home prices.

 

On the corner of the corner: It might not be the Fuel you ordered, but what the hell.

ARO.heads

You can't hear and they can't think, but Fuel still manages, somehow.

On the corner of the corner: It might not be the Fuel you ordered, but what the hell.
Atlas Foods

Atlas Foods

Where neighborhood noshing meets the mall.

Atlas Foods
Up scales: Dahlia Lounge's chef Matt Costello.

Back in Belltown

Tom Douglas does it again—maybe too well in a 'hood defined by upscale dining.

Up scales: Dahlia Lounge's chef Matt Costello.
Big menu, big fun: Bick's packs 'em in.

Back to the future

The neighborhood reincarnation of a past urban favorite.

Big menu, big fun: Bick's packs 'em in.
Mushrooms recline without concern at Sans Souci.

Back—in Bellevue

The man behind Settebello shows he's still got it—mostly.

Mushrooms recline without concern at Sans Souci.
Cascadia: food and its presentation as high fashion.

Baking hay

The only thing more baffling than the prices is the . . . hay.

Cascadia: food and its presentation as high fashion.
Hungry? Have another margarita!

Barkeep!

Come for the drinks, stay for the drinks.

Hungry? Have another margarita!

Beach bun

The inexplicable charm of Mount Baker's neighborhood cafe.

Books Quarterly: Parent as Reader

Spangler's new offering mystifies this parent.

Bringing home the bacon

. . . and the meatloaf, the lasagna, the chicken, the noodles . . .

Burgers and suds rule in Columbia City

Burgers and suds rule in Columbia City

Inconsistency dogs the kitchen, but not the ambiance, of this friendly neighborhood eatery.

Burgers and suds rule in Columbia City
96 Union: One heck of a deck awaits.

By the numbers

If you haven't been to Bryan Weener's new place yet, it's new to you.

96 Union: One heck of a deck awaits.
Savor the aesthetic bounty at Szmania's Lake Street.

California eatin’

Kirkland's Lake Street strip makes way for a Magnolia mainstay.

Savor the aesthetic bounty at Szmania's Lake Street.
Order up: Calypso chef Paul Decker with host Jennifer Hamilton.

Calypso Caribbean Kitchen

Come to where the Caribbean flavor is.

Order up: Calypso chef Paul Decker with host Jennifer Hamilton.
In or out, every seat's good at Six Seven.

Checking in

The waterfront's Edgewater Hotel unveils its destination eatery.

In or out, every seat's good at Six Seven.
Chili nights

Chili nights

It's all in the family at a real Mexican joint in Belltown.

Chili nights
Lisa Becklund (left) and Sherri Sorino: Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Columbia Mia!

How Salumeria transformed my neighborhood.

Lisa Becklund (left) and Sherri Sorino: Thank you, thank you, thank you!