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Category: New Restaurants
January 22, 2015 at 2:31 PM

News you can eat: Only one new restaurant in Seattle this week (?!), awful meat experiments, free pizza and more

NEWLY OPEN Is it possible that only one new restaurant has opened in Seattle in the last week? It appears so: Thai Thani Kitchen is it. “Thani” is pronounced “tah-NEE,” and manager Fon Pongpaitoon explains it means “town” in Thai. Located in the Denny Triangle/South Lake Union, it’s a sibling to Thai Thani in…

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Comments | Topics: Ms. Helen, Restaurant Roux, Thai Thani Kitchen

January 15, 2015 at 4:07 PM

News you can eat: Exciting expansions, not-so-sad closures, brand-new places and more

GASTROPOD EXPANSION NEWS Gastropod’s Travis Kukull is planning a second restaurant called Mollusk. Gastropod is the tiny, excellent gastropub counterpart to Sodo’s Epic Ales; Mollusk will be in South Lake Union, on Dexter at Valley. Kukull’s menu at Mollusk will center on southeast Asian and Indian curries, and the space will seat 100 people and include a seven-barrel brew…

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Comments | Topics: Casco Antiguo, Gastropod, Kingfish Cafe

January 8, 2015 at 3:45 PM

News you can eat: Paseo’s back(!), Nue opens, Ms. Helen returns, Moon Temple to close and more

BRAND-NEW RESTAURANTS PASEO in Fremont: Yes, it’s true — the world’s best sandwich is back, as of today! I talked to the new owner… MORE>>> NUE on Capitol Hill: Owner Chris Cvetkovich worked in video games for 15 years, but he never owned an Xbox — he spent his free time cooking and traveling. Nue…

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Comments | Topics: Chavez, Coastline, Moon Temple

January 8, 2015 at 2:17 PM

Paseo reopens! Seattle’s sandwich salvation complete

Paseo is back, and new owner Ryan Santwire says, “The food is better than ever.” Seattle’s favorite sandwich shop “soft-soft opened” today at its original Fremont location, with no fanfare out of concern for the kitchen getting slammed. “We literally didn’t tell a soul,” Santwire says, but the smell of onions frying from the still-papered-up storefront this morning…

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Comments | Topics: Paseo, Ryan Santwire

December 24, 2014 at 1:08 PM

News you can eat: Ice cream crisis, melted cheese miracle, more

SNOQUALMIE ICE CREAM RECALLED: Listeria was found at the Snoqualmie production facility and in some tested ice cream. Because Snoqualmie makes their ice-cream base, Molly Moon’s and Full Tilt are closed today. Also possibly impacted: any Snoqualmie-produced ice cream in your freezer. Find out how to check it. MORE>>> MAMMOTH OPENS: This “beer and sandwich lover’s destination” opened…

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Comments | Topics: 500 East, Mammoth, Raclette Seattle

December 18, 2014 at 2:25 PM

News you can eat: Zhu Dang opens, Philadelphia Fevre closes, restaurant grading on the way

RESTAURANT NEWS: ZHU DANG is brand-new  in the space where ill-fated nightclub The Social used to be, serving “updated Chinese food” on Capitol Hill. One of its exec chefs comes from dumpling paradise Din Tai Fung; the other has cooked at Joule, Revel, Nell’s and Café Campagne. Impressive credentials. And if you don’t feel like cooking on…

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Comments | Topics: Cafe Juanita, Dot's, Philadelphia Fevre

December 16, 2014 at 5:16 PM

Benihana owner takes over Dot’s space in Fremont

The small Fremont storefront that used to be Dot’s — chef Miles James’ deli that didn’t survive its transformation into a bistro earlier this year — will house a new venture in 2015: a Japanese restaurant called Suga. The owner is Eriko Sugawara, who has owned the Benihana franchise downtown for 18 years. Suga, she says, is…

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Comments | Topics: Benihana, Dot's Charcuterie & BIstrot, Miles James

December 11, 2014 at 10:34 AM

News you can eat: Paseo comeback?! Santa Fe Cafe closing; free cupcakes

Matthew Crane lights a candleand leaves a flower in front of Paseo restaurant located at 4225 Fremont Ave N Seattle, WA . He once told a friend that a sandwich here would change your life.  (Ellen  M. Banner / The Seattle Times)

Matthew Crane lights a candle in front of Paseo  in Fremont after the beloved sandwich shop closed in November. Now it seems it may reopen. (Ellen M. Banner / The Seattle Times)

The week in Seattle food:

PASEO appears poised to reopen! After its sudden closure a month ago, both the Fremont shop and the Paseo name have been purchased — at a quickie auction held in a hallway, in case the story needed more drama — for $91,000, according to the Puget Sound Business Journal. While the recipes were not a part of the sale, with the help of former cooks and the use of former suppliers (like Macrina for bread and Sea Bend Meats for pork), the re-creation of the city’s (if not the world’s) most beloved sandwich won’t be rocket science. We’ll have more news here tomorrow.

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