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4th of July

Bellevue 4th of July Fireworks and Events

If you plan to spend your 4th of July holiday in Downtown Bellevue, you won’t be disappointed. Whether you are coming with a group of adults or as a family with children, there is something for everyone. The celebration at Bellevue Downtown Park will resume its normal programming since the […]

group meeting - John Howie

John Howie’s ‘Never Say No’ Policy Helps to Support Local Non-Profit Causes

Last March, Seastar Restaurant and Raw Bar celebrated its 20th anniversary, marking two decades as the Pacific Northwest’s premier destination for seafood and the fine dining anchor of downtown Bellevue. Seastar’s anniversary also commemorated another milestone for Chef John Howie: 20 years of generously supporting hundreds of local philanthropic organizations. […]

Water Grill at Lincoln Square in Bellevue

National Seafood Restaurant to Open in Downtown Bellevue in Fall 2022

National Seafood restaurant, Water Grill, is planning to open at Lincoln Square in the fall of 2022. It is located where McCormick & Schmick’s was previously, on the first floor. A new display has recently been placed at the restaurant’s soon-to-be location, announcing their arrival come fall. It is inclusive […]

Ice Monster Bellevue Square

Shaved Ice Dessert Shop to Open at Bellevue Square

A popular shaved ice dessert shop is opening soon at The Bellevue Collection called “Ice Monster”. It will be located on the first floor of Bellevue Square, next to Escape Outdoors. The menu features items such as “sensations” with flavors like fresh strawberry, matcha, and bubble milk tea, “Avalanche” including […]

Cafe Cesura at Holden of Bellevue

Local Coffee Shop to Open Second Location in Downtown Bellevue

Cafe Cesura is opening a second location in Downtown Bellevue. It will be located at 121 112th Avenue Northeast inside of Holden of Bellevue. The new coffee shop location will open as of June 1st. The space has a large amount of seating, with a modern, classic atmosphere. Owner, Shawn […]

On-Street Dining Bellevue, Main Street

Outdoor Dining Program in Downtown Bellevue has Begun

Al Fresco dining begins today, May 24th, throughout Downtown Bellevue. This is the third summer that the program has taken place. During the pandemic, the City of Bellevue supported local businesses by providing additional outdoor space for restaurants and retailers to accommodate social distancing. Based on overwhelming positive feedback, “al […]