Restaurants

Ask Lea: Weekend Nightlife

Please help me in introducing Lea to the Downtown Bellevue Network team.  She will be our fourth writer!  Although she is new to you all, she has been helping our team for months.  She will write a column entitled “Ask Lea.” She’s a lifelong resident of Bellevue and lives Downtown.  With her great Bellevue […]

Inside Lucky Strike Lanes

Is it a bowling alley or a lounge? Well…after visiting, it is clearly both. The 23,000 square foot venue is separated into three distinct sections. The first thing you’ll see upon entry is the largest lounge in Downtown Bellevue. The lounge has a very retro feel, with dim lighting and […]

KFC / Taco Bell Closes in Downtown Bellevue

The KFC on Bellevue Way and Main Street, which shared the space with Taco Bell, closed its doors for the last time on New Years Eve night. This marks another fast food option in Downtown Bellevue eliminated. It won’t be long before you will need $10 or more if you […]

For late night eats: Zen Asian Bistro & Lounge

Zen Asian Bistro & Lounge, as of last weekend, becomes the second venue to stay open until 2am (the first being Vertigo in the same building) and is the first and only restaurant in Downtown Bellevue to keep their kitchen open that late! The restaurant now lives up to “lounge” […]

A Brief Review: Zen Asian Bistro & Lounge

Enter the newest Asian restaurant to hit the Downtown Bellevue scene. With an exquisite menu with dishes prepared as you’ve never seen, here is where you go when you want to impress! Perfect for the lunch and after-work crowd, Zen is one of the few restaurants in the area with […]

Red Mango in Bellevue Square Now Open

Red Mango, the authentic frozen yogurt dessert shop opens its doors to customers this week in Bellevue Square. This store will be one of Seattle’s four Red Mango stores. Saturday will mark the grand opening, which will feature giveaways and free yogurt for guests. Red Mango prides themselves on providing […]

The Spot Off Main – Grand Opening!

The Spot off Main, is well…Spot On! Welcome to your neighborhood bar! A first of its kind, and Downtown Bellevue will have a chance to experience it tomorrow, Friday, October 26. The highlight here is that The Spot is offering up Bellevue’s longest continuous Happy Hour, from 4-8pm. Beat that! […]

Amazon Fresh Now Delivering to All of Bellevue

It is the day we have all been waiting for! You can sit back and order your groceries (again) online, and have them delivered to your doorstep. Amazon Fresh has announced that they will begin delivering groceries to all neighborhoods in Bellevue. Recently the Downtown Bellevue Network reported that Amazon […]

Vertigo, Bellevue’s First Nightclub Opens

After much anticipation Vertigo Lounge and Grill is now open to customers. At the base of 989 Elements Building at, 989 112th Ave NE opens Downtown Bellevue’s first true nightclub! The venue offers a first class restaurant, bar, and lounge. Vertigo’s lounge promises to occasionally offer live music. Owner Bill […]