Win a Wine Tasting for 6 at Grand Cru

Grand Cru Wine Bar is giving away one reader of the Downtown Bellevue Network a Wine Tasting for 6. All you have to do to win is email and mention your favorite wine (if you don’t have one…make one up). We’ll randomly choose and announce a winner August 31st, […]

Ask Lea: Family Happy Hour?

Dear Lea, I’ve taken my kids to a few of the happy hours around here, only to find that the seating is strictly at the bar (and therefore, no kids allowed), while some places also serve happy hour in their dining areas. Do you have a list of family-friendly happy […]

Pour It On – El Gaucho’s First Annual Pour on the Plaza

El Gaucho successfully hosted Downtown Bellevue’s first annual Pour on the Plaza on Saturday. Spread out on the grassy plaza in front of the City Center Building, the weather cooperated for lots of wine, music, and food. Envisioned as an upscale wine-centric Downtown Bellevue version of The Bite of Seattle, […]

You Bleed, Monsoon Will Feed You!

Monsoon East is teaming up with the Bellevue Blood Donor Center on 112th in Downtown Bellevue for a major blood drive this Saturday, August 8th. If you donate blood at the Center on Saturday, head on over to Monsoon East afterwards to replenish yourself with FOOD! Anyone sporting an “I […]

Joey Bellevue Updates Happy Hour

It can be quite a headache to keep up with all the Bellevue Happy Hours, with their every-changing hours, so we’ve once again done all the hard work for you! We just recently updated our Happy Hour list with new restaurants in the area and also updated the accuracy of existing restaurants’ […]

Trophy Cupcakes Announces Newest Store at The Bravern in Bellevue

Today Trophy Cupcakes announced (on Twitter) their third store, and first in Bellevue at The Bravern. As a caterer and wedding cake producer, I’m an expert on cake. I’ve had more wedding cake and cupcakes and pastry than anyone I know- and that’s not a good thing. Sad truth: most […]

STIR Martini + Raw Bar Now Open in Bellevue Place

This weekend Solstice Restaurant Group, the power behind Twisted Cork Wine Bar and 0/8 Seafood Grill, debuts their newest concept added to Bellevue Place – STIR, a new drinking and dining wonderland. A magical mix of creative cocktails and Northwestern Asian food will make this new martini and raw bar […]

‘$1 Burger Nite’ at Lucky Strike

Wednesday’s from 4pm – close, Lucky Strike Lanes in Downtown Bellevue’s Lincoln Square is offering a $1.00 1/2-pound burger with a drink purchase. With the struggling economy, many restaurants and bars are now offering attractive specials to get customers in the door.  Recently Palomino announced their all day happy hour […]