Capitol Hill’s Manhattan (formerly Manhattan Drugs) bears resemblance to how I’d imagine a member of the royal family’s dining room to appear. I had to stay topical, you know? Did you hear about the royal baby? In all seriousness, though, it’s beautiful. They also happen to have a stellar and what seems to be ever-happening happy hour. (more…)
How exactly do you roast a field? David Lee will show you.
During my adolescent stage of veganism, I ate more than my fair share of questionable meat substitutes. Products that taste, look, smell and feel way too much like the meat they are mimicking. Products that simply would not exist without the use of modern science. Thankfully, I have since (more…)
Regional Italian cuisine in a warm, neighborhood atmosphere.
In this edition of Food Porn, we feature Ristorante Picolinos, located in Ballard’s Sunset Hill neighborhood. The restaurant feels like an Italian country villa with a red brick exterior and iron-framed archways. The main dining room feels cozy with families happily munching on wood-fired (more…)
Downtown Bellevue does breakfast.
In this edition of Food Porn, we feature Eques, a classy breakfast restaurant in the Hyatt Regency. While Eques may be located in a hotel, the food is quite exceptional. Impressively good food that is (more…)
South Lake Union’s I Love Sushi.
In this edition of Food Porn, we feature Lake Union’s I Love Sushi, featuring fresh Japanese cuisine since 1992. The second location of I Love Sushi, this location offers beautiful views of the water and a lakeside patio. Having trained in Japan since the age of 16, Chef Hideaki Taneda creates a menu
Intimate Tuscan dining in Eastlake.
In this edition of Food Porn, we feature Serafina, an elegant neighborhood restaurant serving authentic Italian cuisine since 1991. The atmosphere is welcoming and inviting with a front and back patio, perfect as summer begins to arrive. The service is impeccable — the staff are superb all around. (more…)
You had me at tiny sandwiches.
Nestled in the cozy little wonderland of 15th on Capitol Hill, Remedy Teas offers a quiet escape into the world of teas, tea sandwiches, tea cookies, tea time, tea timers, tea smoothies, afternoon tea, low tea… should I go on? (more…)