Defined by site traffic, below are the top 10 articles of 2011:

  1. Suite Restaurant & Lounge Now Open at Bellevue Place
  2. County Closes Downtown Bellevue Restaurant During Salmonella Investigation
  3. Forever 21 Opens at Bellevue Square
  4. Your Local Market is Ready to be Bellevue’s Local Market
  5. Expedia Expected to Expand Downtown Bellevue Presence
  6. ‘Tokyo Japanese Steak House’ Coming Soon to Elements Too
  7. Potbelly Sandwich Shop Coming to Bellevue Towers
  8. Microsoft Renames Prominent Bellevue Street (April Fool’s Day)
  9. 2011 Summer Outdoor Movie Nights at Bellevue Downtown Park
  10. Black Bottle is Coming to Downtown Bellevue

Other notable stats for the year:

  • The most popular pages (besides the homepage) on the site are the Happy Hour & Apartments pages
  • 75% of our mobile traffic is made up from iOS devices (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch)
  • Web browser visits: IE 42%, Safari 22%, Firefox 15%, Chrome 12%, 9% other


  1. I really like this website for all things Bellevue. my friends and I use it often. Keep up the great work!

  2. blackbottle’s my favorite piece of news haaha

  3. Just wanted to check in and say I really like the site, discovered it through advertising at The Parlor. Looking forward to reading all through 2012!

  4. @Ross, thanks for the note! Enjoy the site.