Author: Denise Sakaki

LunchBox Laboratory Now Open in Bellevue

Crowds were pouring out of the door when the newest location of LunchBox Laboratory opened in downtown Bellevue. The people were eager, not just for a typical hamburger, but ones with titles like “Burger of the Gods,” with a huge beef patty topped with bleu cheese and a gorgonzola spread […]

Modern Design Sofas – Now Designing Customized Couches in Bellevue

Furniture shopping can be daunting – it’s a personal process, matching lifestyle with comfort, and a financial commitment, as large pieces are investments that will be a part of one’s home for years. There’s a greater sense of awareness over where one’s dollar could go, considering new details like where […]

Your Local Market Opens as Bellevue’s Neighborhood Store

Aisles are filled to the brim, items carefully placed in perfect rows full of familiar and new brands. A commercial-sized kitchen is stacked with pots, skillets and pans, prepared for restaurant-sized crowds. There’s an energy of anticipation and excitement in the air as Your Local Market finally opened its doors […]

Bellevue Fashion Week in Review 2011

Eastside fashionistas put on their stylish best for the week, from Sept 28-Oct 2, for the 2011 edition of Fashion Week at the Bellevue Collection. Events ranged from the Glambition: Girl Power Hour Anniversary Party that kicked off the celebration starting Wednesday, to the nightly runway shows including the Nordstrom […]

LOT No. 3 Now Serving Lunch and Making Happy Hours a Little Happier

There’s another reason to escape your cubicle for a mid-afternoon break or get happy hour started a little earlier – LOT No. 3 is now serving lunch and they’ve expanded their happy hour schedule to 3PM-6PM. Starting at 11AM, LOT No. 3’s lunch menu includes two-item combos that include soups […]

Your Local Market is Ready to be Bellevue’s Local Market

There’s going to be a new supermarket coming into Downtown Bellevue soon – the lot on Bellevue Way NE, where the old Safeway market was located, is set to become the new home of Your Local Market, a large grocery store focused on specialty and organic foods. With a combination […]

The Better Bacon Battle: LOT No. 3 vs. John Howie Steak

It’s a rumble in the bacon jungle, and Bellevue has to decide – who has the best unique bacon dish? The two places with the most noteworthy and talked-about bacon offerings in downtown Bellevue are LOT No. 3 and John Howie Steak. Where some places may top their food with […]

Oma Bap Adding Colorful Flavor to the Downtown Bellevue Food Scene

Downtown Bellevue is known for having a variety of cultural cuisines readily available, and appetites craving a distinctive flavor with a little kick of spice are in for a treat now that Oma Bap has opened its doors. Self-described as “Korean Inspired,” Oma Bap offers a menu of traditional and […]