Where to eat plates of lettuce that taste good.
Aimee RizzoJanuary 12, 2022
Where to go for a healthy meal that’s more interesting than a plate of leaves.
Aimee RizzoJanuary 3, 2019
D’La Santa is a family-owned Mexican spot on Capitol Hill that’s easy to miss, but worth going out of your way for.
Aimee RizzoNovember 22, 2022
Delish is a terrific Ethiopian restaurant in Hillman City that’s open late on the weekends.
Lidiya BeleteAugust 31, 2022
Kezira Cafe is an Ethiopian restaurant in Columbia City that serves particularly great vegetarian dishes.
Aimee RizzoAugust 31, 2022
South Lake Union
Marination South Lake Union is a fast-casual counter that has a similar menu of Hawaiian food as the mini-chain’s flagship location—only without a view.
Aimee RizzoAugust 19, 2022
Pike Place MarketDowntown
Shama is a Moroccan restaurant just outside Pike Place Market that you should use for an impressive last-minute dinner Downtown.
Aimee RizzoAugust 9, 2022
Tamarind Tree is one of our favorite Vietnamese restaurants in the International District, and is best enjoyed on the patio for a low-key lunch.
Aimee RizzoJanuary 14, 2022
Due’ Cucina Italiana in Capitol Hill is a counter-service spot serving grain-based pasta.
Written byAimee Rizzo
Urban Gyro is a Middle Eastern restaurant in South Lake Union that works well for a quick lunch or takeout.
Mala & Satay is a Vietnamese restaurant in South Lake Union that serves pho and the best banh mi in the neighborhood.
DowntownPike Place Market
Michou is an excellent deli Downtown at Pike Place Market that serves pressed sandwiches.
Cafe Hitchcock is an all-day coffee shop downtown serving sandwiches, salads, and grain bowls.
Pho Than Brothers is a reliable local Seattle chain serving casual Vietnamese noodle soup, and this one’s on Capitol Hill.
Homegrown is a local sandwich chain that Gwyneth Paltrow wishes she came up with. This one’s in Fremont.
The Whale Wins in Wallingford is a good spot to keep in mind for a light bite over a glass of wine.
Samara is an American restaurant in Ballard that specializes in grilled dishes and excellent baked goods.
Market Fresh is a hot bar spot Downtown that features a menu of sandwiches, salads, and grain bowls. Get the fried chicken sandwich.
Aimee RizzoJanuary 14, 2021
Wabi-Sabi is a sushi bar in Columbia City that serves great nigiri.
Aimee RizzoMarch 2, 2020
Zaika is an Indian restaurant on Capitol Hill that serves things like fried paneer sticks and butter chicken tenders.
Aimee RizzoFebruary 20, 2020
Grand Central is a bakery and cafe in Eastlake that serves baked goods, sandwiches, salads, and soups.
Aimee RizzoJanuary 27, 2020