El Gaucho Opens at City Center Plaza

El Gaucho opened for business Tuesday evening in the City Center Plaza building.  The elegant 2-story, 12,000 sq ft restaurant was packed Tuesday night for their soft launch opening. The first thing you’ll notice upon arriving is the towering ceiling!  The restaurant accommodates 215 guests between the dining room, lounge, […]

Thanksgiving Day Feasts

Not planning to make dinner this Thanksgiving? No problem. Let a local restaurant do the work for you! Here are a couple of restaurants in Downtown Bellevue that are hosting special Thanksgiving Day Feasts: Palomino“Turkey Dinner” served from 12-8pm: Slow roasted, free-range turkey, rich apple-sausage stuffing, mashed potatoes, seasonal vegetables, […]

Pearl Creates Lustre in Lincoln Square

If Tuesday night’s kick off party was any indication, Pearl – the new locally owned restaurant in Lincoln Square – will be the new darling of the foodie set. Situated in the former location of Trader Vic’s, Pearl has been repolished into a very sleek, sophisticated hot spot. With metallic […]

Pearl to Open November 14th

Pearl Bar & Dining will open in Lincoln Square on November 14th, in their newly renovated location where Trader Vic’s previously occupied. The 200-seat, 7,800 sq ft restaurant and bar will bring a much needed urban and trendy setting; complete with a bar, bistro tables, a lounge area with low sofas […]

Irish Pub coming to Lincoln Square

Paddy Coyne’s Irish Pub, a local restaurant with locations in Seattle and Tacoma, will occupy the old Koot’s location that has been unoccupied at Lincoln Square since May. The pub continues to diversify the restaurants in the Bellevue Collection and adds another local restaurant to their repertoire. Currently there is […]

Earl’s Confirmed at Lincoln Square

As rumored on Monday, it has now been confirmed that Earl’s – the hip restaurant and bar from Canada – will in fact occupy space in Lincoln Square next to The Container Store. Currently, Fashion AXIS has occupied this space on a annual basis. The 9,000 Sq Ft, high-viability space […]

Rumors of Earl’s Coming to Lincoln Square

If you frequent Canada then you may be familiar with Earl’s, a trendy restaurant and bar. Recently there have been several rumors floating around town about Earl’s pondering an opportunity to take occupancy at Lincoln Square. There are several unoccupied locations at Lincoln Square. The most attractive being on the […]

Caffe Ladro Now Open at Tower 333

Caffe Ladro is now open at Tower 333, where the soon to be home of Expedia’s corporate headquarters will be located. The espresso bar and bakery are open Monday – Friday 5am – 7pm. Caffe Ladro is known for their “100% fair trade, organic, shade grown coffee.” One floor below […]

Tap House Offers Nightly Beverage Specials

On a recent trip to Tap House Grill, it came to our attention that they are currently running nightly special on beers and cocktails. After 10pm every night all beers are $4 and featured cocktails are $5! Just don’t attempt to try all 160 beers in one night.

Starbucks at The Lodge Grand Reopening Event

This Sunday (Sep 28th) at 1pm will mark the grand reopening of Starbucks in Downtown Bellevue at The Lodge at Bellevue Square. Join the party, and enjoy a Sunday afternoon of coffee and treats. Starbucks will be providing door prizes and a raffle, which will include whole bean coffee, mugs, […]