Category Archives: Hidden Gems / Local Picks

Destination Dining: Veggie Delights

Some cuisines do vegetarian better than others thanks to arrays of flavorful spices and herbs. In Bellevue, most vegetarian restaurants fall under Thai, Indian, and Mediterranean flavor profiles, but even American restaurants here offer an increasing number of meat-free options. … Continue reading

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Destination Dining: A Tour of Asia

Bellevue is home to an increasingly diverse population with a wide range of culinary inclinations. Restaurants featuring the cuisines and traditions of China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, Vietnam, and India are now essential to the fabric of the city’s dining scene. … Continue reading

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360 Degree Belle-Views

As our name implies, Bellevue is home to some beautiful vistas from soaring views atop a growing number of skyscrapers to landscapes both cultivated and wild. The most hotly anticipated view this spring belongs to Ascend Prime Steak & Sushi … Continue reading

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March Is Washington Wine Month

In celebration of Washington Wine Month, the Washington Wine Commission and Visit Seattle host Taste Washington, the nation’s largest single-region wine and food event featuring more than 235 wineries, 65 restaurants, and 60 culinary exhibitors. Events span several days beginning … Continue reading

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Bellevue Coffee Maker Spotlight – Meet Radhika

Located just half a block south of Downtown Bellevue Park, Third Culture Coffee has emerged as one of Bellevue’s beloved cafes, celebrating diversity through delightful coffee, dessert, and food. Third Culture Coffee offers a variety of artisanal beverages, ranging from traditional … Continue reading

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Calling All Foodies

Great news for those of us who live to eat. Bellevue is attracting award-winning local, national and worldwide talent in the kitchen. The result? We are now home to some of the hottest chefs and most innovative flavors in the … Continue reading

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What’s New in Bellevue

While we were out and about this summer enjoying the Pacific Northwest’s beautiful weather and natural settings a profusion of new spots to shop, dine, stay and play opened in Bellevue. We are excited to welcome AC Hotel by Marriott … Continue reading

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Bellevue Coffee Maker Spotlight – Meet Shawn

Combining unique, modern aesthetics with a commitment to providing quality, locally sourced coffee, Cafe Cesura has been recognized as one of the premier coffee houses in the Bellevue region. Boasting lofted ceilings and unique art pieces scattered throughout, Cafe Cesura offers a … Continue reading

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Bellevue Coffee Maker Spotlight – Meet Tony

Fresh air and fresh coffee – what more is there to ask for? Situated in the heart of the Bellevue Botanical Garden, Copper Kettle Coffee Bar offers tantalizing views of the surrounding botanical gardens while serving quality handcrafted coffee beverages and made-fresh daily … Continue reading

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Bellevue Coffee Maker Spotlight – Meet Jenessa

Bellevue’s Cafe Trophy opened last summer at The Shops At The Bravern as the brainchild of local Trophy Cupcakes & Party founder, Jennifer Shea. Serving coffee, fresh French-style pastries, macarons and champagne alongside their locally-acclaimed cupcakes, the Cafe Trophy concept can … Continue reading

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