0/8 Seafood Grill to Become Twisted Cork

0/8 Seafood Grill & Twisted Cork Wine Bar will transform into Twisted Cork. The new restaurant concept will offer a new affordable menu full of Northwest cuisine. Solstice Restaurant Group’s owner Matt Bomberger, who manages both STIR Martini + Raw Bar and Twisted Cork, felt that with the many fine […]

Barrio to Now Offer Brunch + 25% Off!

Barrio in Bellevue will now be serving weekend brunch every Saturday and Sunday from 10:30am – 4:30pm. The brunch menu features breakfast tacos en cazuela, biscuits and gravy, chicken enchiladas, mexican-style french toast, and more. Click here to see the whole brunch menu. Anyone that comes in this upcoming weekend, […]

Yama at Bellevue Galleria Closes for Renovations

The doors are shut and the lights are off; Yama at Bellevue Galleria is closed as they undergo renovations, and they will re-open as a Vietnamese-inspired restaurant with a “French twist.” Yama, up until now, had been a Japanese restaurant. Recently the establishment had transformed on some nights into a […]

Take 20% Off at Blue C Sushi Today & Tomorrow!

As a way to ring in the New Year, Blue C Sushi is having a 2009 special: 20% off your bill (excluding alcohol) from now until New Years Day*. *Valid through December 31st, 2009. Show the server this post on your cell phone, or print out.

MOD Pizza Coming to Downtown Bellevue

Pizza lovers, there will be a new choice in town! MOD Pizza, which is known for their quick and affordable on-demand pizzas, will open a location in Downtown Bellevue on Bellevue Way.   They’ll be located where an old dry cleaner used to be across the street from Safeway. This will […]

How To Stay Warm In Bellevue’s Winter Weather

With lows in the 20’s and wind chill making it feel like single-digit weather in Downtown Bellevue, many of us this week were looking for ways to warm up! There are plenty of places to cozy up by a fire and ways to warm up your winter. Here are a few […]

Bellevue Towers’ Restaurant Parking Situation Improves

If you’ve visited Purple Café or Barrio on a busy Friday or Saturday night (even some weeknights) you’ve probably experienced a long line to get into, or even full to capacity, Bellevue Towers’ parking garage. Purple and Barrio now have 3 options for free validated parking while dining. In addition […]

Ask Lea: Sing Like Nobody’s Listening

Dear Lea, It seems like I keep hearing about more and more places that have a karaoke night. Where can I go in Bellevue for this? – Mike Rafone Dear Mike Rafone, If you’re anything like me, then you love an opportunity to jump at the chance of remotely getting […]

Seastar To Serve 500 Needy Guests Thanksgiving Day

Bellevue’s Seastar Restaurant and Raw Bar, partnering with Overlake Service League, Hopelink, Olive Crest, and the Redmond YWCA, will host over 500 Eastside needy families on Thanksgiving for what is turning out to be an annual tradition. Seastar crewmembers volunteer as cooks, as family and friend volunteers work as servers […]

Barrio Adds Late Night Happy Hour & Updates Menu

Barrio Bellevue has added a late night happy hour to their offerings that’s valid Monday through Thursday, 10pm – 11pm and Friday & Saturday, 11pm – 1am. Their earlier happy hour will stay as 3pm-6pm daily. The new happy hour features $5 margaritas and $3 tacos, along other happy hour […]