MLT Dining and Drinks… 2nd Course

As promised, it’s time for the second course of MLT dining and ‘hot’ spots! Last post, I highlighted the new kid on the block, ‘The Red Onion‘, the patriarchal old timer, ‘Kings III‘, and the middle-of-the-road (in age only, certainly a list topper for food), ‘Amorn Thai‘. When writing that though, I had completely forgotten…

Rate MLT Restaurants

Today we are launching a new feature on the site. We’ve compiled a list of Mountlake Terrace restaurants, bars, cafe’s and the like and are letting you rate them. This list will always be up to date with what the best MLT restaurants are, as voted by the people who live here. On each individual…

The Return Of Sorelli's!

UPDATE 10/28/2009: Sorelli Pizza to re-open November 2nd UPDATE 10/16: https://mltnews.wpengine.com/return-sorelli-pizza-oven-speak/ It’s official. Sorelli’s Pizza is coming back, and coming back better than ever! Yes, those Mountlake Terrace residents in a fury over the recent closure of Sorrelli’s, worried about the lack of their famous pizza sauce in their diet, can rest easy that their…

Time Out Burgers 5th Anniversary

Time Out Burgers is having a mini Greek festival this weekend to celebrate 5 years of business in Mountlake Terrace. There will be free hot dogs for kids, a beer garden featuring Greek imports, a DJ spinning Greek and American tunes and Greek olive oil, wine a beer tasting. A whole lamb will be roasted…

Sorelli Pizza is Coming Back!

UPDATE 9/27: Sorelli is opening back up soon. All the details here. Thanks to a tip by an MLTnews reader, we now know that Sorelli Pizza is likely going to be back open for business soon. Apparently someone with Sorelli Pizza has contacted the City about getting permits to open up again as soon as…

MLT Dining and Drinks…

This post is by new MLTnews contributor Mark “Hoppy” Hopkins. Email info@MLTnews.com if you are interested in contributing. With the closing of Sorelli’s (update 9/27) we lose a fantastic spot for a caesar salad and the neighborhood’s largest beer for the money. With the addition of Ringer’s, we gain a great new sports bar with…

Miss Sorelli's? It Could Be Yours…For Free

UPDATE 9/27: Sorelli is opening back up soon. All the details here. UPDATE 09/18: Sorelli’s is coming back! I know that there are a lot of people out there who were quite disappointed to hear that Sorelli Pizza was evicted and closed for good a couple weeks ago. Ever wanted to start a pizza restaurant…

Sorelli Pizza Has Been Evicted (Updated)

UPDATE 9/27: Sorelli is opening back up soon. All the details here. UPDATE 09/18/2009: Sorelli Pizza is coming back! UPDATE 09/12/2009: Sorelli Pizza is for lease with all equipment included. More info here. UPDATE 11:30 AM, 08/31/2009: MLTnews.com reader Chamos tipped us off that there were some court records pertaining to Sorelli Pizza. It looks…

Backyard BBQ & Car Show at the Red Onion

Here’s an event that you won’t want to miss out on. This Saturday is the fifth and final August Night’s MLT Class Car Cruise. To make the event even more fun, the Red Onion is having a “Throwdown Backyard BBQ Dinner.” For only $15 you’ll get BBQ pork ribs, chopped BBQ chicken salad, cowboy beans,…

Grand Opening Weekend at Ringer’s Pub and Grill

Ringer’s Pub and Grill has been open for about a week but this weekend they have their official grand opening event. They have tons of new flat screen tv’s that will be showing the UFC fight on Saturday night. Apparently Sharkey’s Pub (the former bar in this location) was known for it’s darts at one…

MTHS Jazz Band Performing "I Can't Stop Loving You"

Here’s a video of the Mountlake Terrace High School Jazz Band performing “I Can’t Stop Loving You” at the Lionel Hampton International Jazz Festival last year. THE MTHS Jazz Band has been recognized at the local and national level, has taken several tours in the U.S. and Europe in the past and has even won…

Coming Soon: Ringer’s Pub

UPDATE: See our post about the grand opening weekend Up You may remember the old Sharkey’s Pub in the Cedar Plaza on 228th and 44th. Apparently the owner stopped paying the bills and soon after shut the place down. I never went in Sharkey’s Pub but I hear in the past few years the place…

Snohomish County Beer Week

This week, August 17-23, is Snohomish County Beer Week. Snohomish County Beer Week is the brainchild of George Shiley of Fred’s Rivertown Alehouse in Snohomish and Matt Younts of Click Distributing. The purpose of the event is to showcase Snohomish County Breweries and Snohomish County establishments that pour local beers. We want people to know…

Two New Restaurants Doing Well in MLT

Times are tough these days but that hasn’t stopped two new Mountlake Terrace restaurants from succeeding. The Enterprise just ran a great article on two new MLT restaurants which we have recently covered, The Red Onion and Johnny Spuds. Read the excerpt below or read the entire article at the Enterprise. “Two Mountlake Terrace restaurateurs…

Tour de Terrace Parade Videos

Click here for up to date Tour de Terrace information Here’s a few video clips from the Tour de Terrace parade last week:

Tour de Terrace Parade Photos

Click here for up to date Tour de Terrace information I took quite a few photos from the Tour de Terrace parade on Friday night and here are some of my favorite ones, click on them to see larger versions. View all of my Tour de Terrace photos here.

Send us Your Tour de Terrace Photos/Videos

Looking for up to date Tour de Terrace information? Here’s where you want to go. If you’re planning on going to Tour de Terrace this weekend, send us your photos and videos and we’ll post them here next week. You can leave a link to your photos/videos in the comments below or email them to…

Local Restaurants Participating in Tour de Terrace

There are going to be about a dozen food at Tour de Terrace this weekend. There will be your standard festival food: funnel cakes, roasted corn on the cob, etc. but a few local restaurants will be there as well serving serving up some delicious food. The Red Onion, who we have covered before (here…

Tour de Terrace 2009 Vendors

Looking for up to date Tour de Terrace information? Here’s where you want to go. Yesterday we highlighted some of the groups that were participating in the parade. Today we have a list of some of the vendors and groups that will have booths at this year’s Tour de Terrace festival. See our Ultimate Guide…

Tour de Terrace 2009 Parade

Looking for up to date Tour de Terrace information? Here’s where you want to go. As I am sure most of you know, this weekend is the annual Tour de Terrace festival in Mountlake Terrace, WA. The whole thing kicks off with a big parade on Friday evening with over 50 different groups participating. Below…

The Ultimate Guide to Tour de Terrace 2009

CLICK HERE FOR TOUR DE TERRACE 2010 INFORMATION This weekend is Tour de Terrace, Mountlake Terrace’s largest community event of the year. Read our previous post for a brief background. Festivities kick off around 4 PM on Friday and go through Sunday afternoon. The general festival hours are: Friday, July 24:� 1 PM – 11…

Free Coffee, Free BBQ, Free Ice Cream and Free Music This Weekend

Mountlake Terrace’s newest coffee shop, Urban City Coffee, is having their official grand opening this weekend with free coffee, free BBQ, free ice cream for the kids and free music. It all starts 6 PM tonight (Friday) and lasts through closing on Sunday. Here’s a more detailed schedule: Friday 6:30pm – 9:30 Live Music Featuring…

New Coffeeshop in Mountlake Terrace

There is definitely not a lack of drive-thru coffee stands in Mountlake Terrace but when it comes to finding a place to sit down and enjoy a cup of coffee, there aren’t many choices. There is Starbucks, but if you prefer a place with a little more personality and local flavor, you’re out of luck….

Free Cinebarre Tickets!

**UPDATE 6/29** We have a winner! The winner of the free Cinebarre tickets is Jenny. Thanks everyone for commenting. Feel free to Subscribe to MLTnews.com. **** I’d love to see more reader interaction and know a little more about who is visiting MLTnews.com. So to motiviate our readers a little, we have 2 free tickets…

Sharkey's Pub now Ringer's Pub

UPDATE: See our post about grand opening weekend Update 08/20/2009: See our update on Ringer’s Pub here As I was walking out of QFC today I noticed sign next door in the window of Sharkey’s Pub. I never went to Sharkey’s Pub but apparently its name is changing to Ringer’s Pub. By reading the two…