Restaurant reviews

Lake Stevens joint serves Thai food with a side of sass

Lake Stevens joint serves Thai food with a side of sass

As an admittedly surly person, I can respect a dash of sass when I dine out. And not long after I sat down with my… Continue reading

Lake Stevens joint serves Thai food with a side of sass
Feeling blue? Mukilteo’s Blu Burger is for you. Fries, too
Feeling blue? Mukilteo’s Blu Burger is for you. Fries, too
Curries continues home-cooked Indian cuisine at new location

Curries continues home-cooked Indian cuisine at new location

The restaurant, now located on Evergreen Way, also puts an Indian spin on Northwest cooking.

Curries continues home-cooked Indian cuisine at new location
Red Twig is a red-hot place for breakfast in Edmonds

Red Twig is a red-hot place for breakfast in Edmonds

The cafe and bakery’s offerings go well beyond standard bacon-and-eggs fare.

Red Twig is a red-hot place for breakfast in Edmonds
Mukilteo’s MOD Pizza offers a hip-hot-hasty delish pie

Mukilteo’s MOD Pizza offers a hip-hot-hasty delish pie

Get an affordable pizza your way piping hot out of the oven.

Mukilteo’s MOD Pizza offers a hip-hot-hasty delish pie
A year of fancy, messy, delicious dining in Snohomish County

A year of fancy, messy, delicious dining in Snohomish County

These are some of our favorite places to fill our stomachs and our hearts.

A year of fancy, messy, delicious dining in Snohomish County
Christa’s Sandwichboard in Snohomish serves it super-sized

Christa’s Sandwichboard in Snohomish serves it super-sized

The restaurant offers a variety of hot or cold, saucy or dry, classic or adventurous sandwiches.

Christa’s Sandwichboard in Snohomish serves it super-sized
Yummy Banh Mi offers cheap sandwiches with rich flavor

Yummy Banh Mi offers cheap sandwiches with rich flavor

Classic Vietnamese meets fast food at new restaurant in downtown Everett.

Yummy Banh Mi offers cheap sandwiches with rich flavor
Jubie’s Barbecue and Caribbean Delight lives up to its name

Jubie’s Barbecue and Caribbean Delight lives up to its name

The new Everett eatery offers food from Trinidad and Tobago. The owner and chef is Caribbean.

Jubie’s Barbecue and Caribbean Delight lives up to its name
Mukilteo’s Hani Hani scores with the police chief

Mukilteo’s Hani Hani scores with the police chief

The Japanese restaurant serves dishes (poke, ramen, grill) inspired by the Hawaiian islands.

Mukilteo’s Hani Hani scores with the police chief
San Fernando’s has the Peruvian chicken you’re looking for

San Fernando’s has the Peruvian chicken you’re looking for

The Lynnwood restaurant serves pollo a la brasa and other melting-pot dishes that Peru is known for.

San Fernando’s has the Peruvian chicken you’re looking for
Feeling insanely hungry? Monroe’s Burger Madness has the remedy

Feeling insanely hungry? Monroe’s Burger Madness has the remedy

Big burgers, swift service and a crazy eating challenge await diners at this hamburger joint.

Feeling insanely hungry? Monroe’s Burger Madness has the remedy

Everett’s Chianti’s Ristorante Italiano is delizioso dining experience

EVERETT — It’s a rainy autumn night. Where to go for satisfying comfort food? We recently tried the new Chianti Ristorante Italiano on Hewitt Avenue… Continue reading

New Edmonds bakery showcases owner’s mastery of pastry

New Edmonds bakery showcases owner’s mastery of pastry

Desserts are the highlight at Ganache Patisserie and Cafe on Main Street near the theater.

New Edmonds bakery showcases owner’s mastery of pastry
Bean Box: Mail-order coffee to fit your (evolving) palate

Bean Box: Mail-order coffee to fit your (evolving) palate

The Seattle-based gift and subscription service features the area’s top-rated artisan roasters.

Bean Box: Mail-order coffee to fit your (evolving) palate
Get schooled on Texas BBQ at this Monroe restaurant in a bus

Get schooled on Texas BBQ at this Monroe restaurant in a bus

Brisket, pulled pork, sausage, chicken and the fixin’s all await you near the Reptile Zoo on U.S. 2.

Get schooled on Texas BBQ at this Monroe restaurant in a bus
Everett hole-in-the-wall hides a gem of Oaxaca deli flavors

Everett hole-in-the-wall hides a gem of Oaxaca deli flavors

Go for Mexican tacos, tortas and enchiladas, stay for the corn smut

Everett hole-in-the-wall hides a gem of Oaxaca deli flavors
Narrative Coffee brings San Francisco cafe feel to Everett

Narrative Coffee brings San Francisco cafe feel to Everett

I can’t remember who said that Narrative Coffee is “very San Francisco.” I like the description because the downtown shop is hip, upscale… Continue reading

Narrative Coffee brings San Francisco cafe feel to Everett
Design-your-own pizza arrives at Tulalip

Design-your-own pizza arrives at Tulalip

Fridays were pizza night in the Mascitti home. Chef Perry Mascitti’s mother made the dough from scratch and her favorite pizza pans were worn and… Continue reading

Design-your-own pizza arrives at Tulalip
Gyro Shack on Evergreen Way a drive-thru for real Greek food

Gyro Shack on Evergreen Way a drive-thru for real Greek food

If how to pronounce gyro is Greek to you… don’t worry. Say it phonetically as “gyro,” as in gyroscope, and someone will correct… Continue reading

Gyro Shack on Evergreen Way a drive-thru for real Greek food
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