Bellevue News

Pokéworks Adds Poke Restaurant to Bellevue

Pokéworks Adds Poke Restaurant to Bellevue

Pokéworks, a sustainable seafood restaurant, has opened its newest location in Bellevue at 222 Bellevue Way (Avalon Meydenbauer building) and is offering a buy one, get one free promotion on Saturday, August 12. There are eight signature dishes on the Pokéworks menu, including; spicy ahi, shiso salmon, wasabi shrimp and […]

Organic Fast Food Chain, The Organic Coup to Open in Downtown Bellevue

Organic Fast Food Chain, The Organic Coup to Open in Downtown Bellevue

The organic fast food chain, The Organic Coup, is set to open this fall in downtown Bellevue according to an article in The Seattle Times. Two former Costco employees, Erica Welton and Dennis Hoover, who founded the restaurant, signed a lease for space in Bellevue’s Skyline Tower, located at Northeast […]

The Effects of Low Condo Inventory in Downtown Bellevue

The Effects of Low Condo Inventory in Downtown Bellevue

This year’s inventory has been extremely low and downtown Bellevue has become even more desirable. The way of living and the lifestyle that Bellevue has to offer continues to attract more and more people each day. With large developments on the rise (Lincoln Square Expansion) and tech companies such as […]

Seastar Restaurant Completes Full Renovation

Seastar Restaurant Completes Full Renovation

After a brief 4-week closure, Seastar Restaurant and Raw Bar is reopen. Seastar underwent a complete top-to-bottom renovation to showcase a warm color palette throughout to create an overall aesthetic that feels more casual with a sophisticated, contemporary edge. New features include; an immersive Raw Bar dining area, temperature-controlled floor-to-ceiling […]

Bellevue Arts Festivities Kick-Off This Weekend

Bellevue Arts Festivities Kick-Off This Weekend

This year’s Bellevue art festivities will take place on July 28, 29 and 30. The weather will hold up nicely for the weekend in the high 70’s and low 80’s. As always the events are all free to the public, and feature three separate art fairs: Bellevue Arts Fair, 6th […]

Life Time Fitness to Open at The Bravern in Bellevue

Life Time Fitness to Open at The Bravern in Bellevue

Life Time Fitness, a health and wellness company will be opening at The Bravern in downtown Bellevue late 2017. According to their website, Life Time Fitness is a, “comprehensive healthy living, healthy aging and healthy entertainment lifestyle company.” The company describes their facilities as a, “resort-like setting.” Life Time Fitness […]

Elementary School to Support Downtown Bellevue Breaks Ground

Elementary School to Support Downtown Bellevue Breaks Ground

Bellevue School District’s newest elementary school broke ground last week on July 19. The school will support about 650 future students from the downtown Bellevue and Wilburton neighborhoods, which will help overcrowding at Enatai, Woodrige and Clyde Hill elementary schools. The name of the new school will be Wilburton Elementary. […]

Japanese restaurant, Japonessa Now Open at Lincoln Square Expansion

Japanese restaurant, Japonessa Now Open at Lincoln Square Expansion

The popular Seattle restaurant, Japonessa has opened a second location at Lincoln Square expansion. Japonessa was one of the first restaurants to announce (in Feb 2015) that they would be opening at Lincoln Square expansion. The restaurant’s food features a Japanese core concept with hints of Latino flair, according to […]

Downtown Bellevue Summer Concert Series Kicks Off This Week

Downtown Bellevue Summer Concert Series Kicks Off This Week

Earlier this week the Bellevue Downtown Association kicked off a 10-week run of free live concerts thought the summer. Live music will take place in downtown Bellevue on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from noon to 1:30 PM. The live music will be made up of live local bands. “Summers in […]