Bellevue News

Red Robin at Bellevue Square Closes as of January 21st

Red Robin at Bellevue Square Closes as of January 21st

Red Robin, located on Bellevue Way Northeast, permanently closed its doors as of January 21st. According to a Red Robin employee, Bellevue Square wanted to increase their rent and that was going to “diminish their profit.” At this time, it is unknown what will be going into that location next. […]

Julep Nail Parlor Set to Close on January 31st

Julep Nail Parlor Set to Close on January 31st

The boutique nail salon, Julep, is closing as of January 31st. It is located on Bellevue Way Northeast. It was announced late last year that Julep had plans to lay off 102 employees, which was inclusive of its nail salons and Seattle headquarters. Julep was acquired by Glansaol in 2016, […]

eBay Downsizing its Space at One Bellevue Center

eBay Downsizing its Space at One Bellevue Center

According to the Puget Sound Business Journal, eBay is downsizing its office space at One Bellevue Center in downtown Bellevue from around 90,000 square feet to 73,680 square feet. In 2017, sources from the commercial real estate industry announced that eBay was looking for 500,000 square feet of office space […]

Newly Renovated Lululemon Now Open at Bellevue Square

Newly Renovated Lululemon Now Open at Bellevue Square

The newly renovated Lululemon store is now open at Bellevue Square, located on the second floor. The technical apparel company had temporarily moved to the first level while the original spot was under-construction. Lululemon’s footprint is now about 7,000 square feet. According to an employee, There have been requests from […]

Shops at The Bravern For Sale in Bellevue

The Shops at The Bravern is Being Marketed For Sale

The Shops at The Bravern has been on the market for sale since mid-2018. The 313,119 square foot luxury retail destination includes three floors of 40 entertainment and luxury retail stores according to HFF, who is currently marketing the property. The Bravern retail location opened in 2009 with 20 retailers […]

Blue C Sushi Closes All Locations Without Notice

Blue C Sushi Closes All Locations Without Notice

Blue C Sushi has suddenly closed all locations and laid off all employees. The restaurant was located on Bellevue Way in The Lodge at Bellevue Square. Eater reported that employees received an email over the weekend announcing the closures and termination of all position at the restaurant. Within the email, […]

Xiao Chi Jie Chinese Street Food Now Open at Soma Towers

Xiao Chi Jie Chinese Street Food Now Open at Soma Towers

Xiao Chi Jie is now open at Soma Towers. This much anticipated Chinese street food restaurant has four business partners that wanted to bring the depth and diversity of Chinese cuisine to Bellevue. The menu features sheng jian bao like original pork, jian bing like ginger scallion chicken, and bowls […]

Kung Fu Tea Brings Bubble Tea to Soma Towers

Kung Fu Tea Brings Bubble Tea to Soma Towers

Kung Fu Tea opened this past November at Soma Towers, located on 106th Avenue Northeast. The bubble tea shop offers a variety of Taiwanese tea-based drinks, like green and oolong, milk teas, slush, punch, yogurt, milk (including lactose-free) and espresso. Some favorites include coconut milk tea, mango green tea, matcha red […]