Sponsor spotlight: Celebrating success — 190 Sunset’s three-year anniversary story

This is a special month for us. Sept. 8 marks our three-year anniversary, and everyone’s invited to come celebrate! We’ll kick off a week-long celebration with the beloved Edmonds band “One Love Bridge”performing live on the 190 deck on Saturday evening, Aug. 31. We’re calling it our “Endless Summer Bash,” because here at 190 Sunset…

Welcome to our new sponsor Caravan Kabob

We are proud to announce our newest advertiser, Caravan Kabob, located conveniently in Edmonds’ Firdale Village. Originally from Pakistan, Chef/Owner Shahzad Raja has traveled across Asia, Europe and the Mediterranean, where he perfected his craft of preparing the freshest and tastiest cuisine from around the world. Tutored by Greek “Yia Yias,” his menu is a…

Beer lovers, rejoice: Hemlock State Brewing to open in Mountlake Terrace May 17

Beer lovers will have another reason to love Mountlake Terrace as the much-anticipated opening of Hemlock State Brewing Company is set for Friday, May 17. The taphouse, owned by friends and brewers Mark Dunford, Jerret Botch and Michael Ernst and located on the southeast corner of 236th Street Southwest and 56th Avenue West in Mountlake…

Review: Royal India Cuisine in Lynnwood – it just gets better

I have mixed emotions. I do love share good news and encourage locals to check out the great cuisine offered at restaurants in the community. But when we arrived at Royal India Cuisine recently, well past the standard lunch hour, it was still packed! Only one parking space left. “Wonder what’s up,” said my spouse….

Now open in Edmonds: 85°C Bakery Cafe

Now open in Edmonds in the former Payless Shoe location on Highway 99: The 85°C Bakery Cafe. Here’s the drill: You grab a tray, collect the pastries you want, get in line, and then order drinks. This the second location in South Snohomish County. There is also one in Lynnwood, which we reviewed here. The…

Time Out restaurant property for sale

The Mountlake Terrace property where Time Out Greek and American Restaurant is located is for sale, according to NextMLT.com. The restaurant is located at 5807 244th St. S.W. The article notes that Emmanuel and Georgia Flemetakis opened Time Out in October 2004, originally as Time Out Burgers. The name was later changed to Time Out…

Travel eats: Barbecue sings the blues – on Beale Street

Former Restaurant News writer Kathy Passage writes about her food adventure in Memphis. Pork. It’s why I can never become a vegetarian. There I’ve said it, not ashamed to admit I’ve never found anything that quite replicates a texture, taste and aroma of bacon sizzling in the skillet. I adore pork chops. I could write poetry…

Hearty and healthy options from our new advertiser, Chanterelle

As we head into the new year, the folks at Chanterelle in downtown Edmonds know that with resolutions, people are trying to be healthier and more fiscally mindful. That being said, they also know that everyone still likes to enjoy themselves and go out for a treat. We are proud to welcome Chanterelle as our…

Restaurant News: ‘Reclaim the Rec Room,’ plus other New Year’s Eve ideas

Roots, Rock and Reggae will “reclaim the Rec Room” Bar and Grill There’s been a lot of media attention focused on an incident involving white supremacists at the Rec Room in unincorporated Lynnwood. Now a campaign to “Reclaim the Rec Room“ is underway. Join Lion of Judah as they take to the stage offering “peace,…

Sponsor spotlight: Let 190 Sunset do the holiday cooking this year

Bring your family to Edmonds’ 190 Sunset for holiday dinner. The restaurant is open for dinner on Monday, Dec. 24 and December 31. Reservations for Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve can be made on the website. The restaurant also has fully-prepared meals to go available for the holiday table. The Prime Rib Feast serves…

Restaurant News: The Local 104 should be on your list

The Local 104 — please make a note of it. If you travel east on Ballinger Way, (or Highway 104 is it’s also known), from Mountlake Terrace. you’ll see something that should spark your interest. About halfway from Thriftway Foods on your way to Lake Forest Park’s Town Center, you’ll notice a space on the…

Can’t make it to the royal wedding? Have some royal cake at Mel & Mia’s

Prince Harry and his fiancée, American actress Meghan Markel, have broken many wedding traditions, from the day they celebrate their nuptials to the type of cake they are serving to their wedding guests. No fruit cake for this couple. The only fruit present on the plates served to the guests at the royal couple’s reception will…

Wine tasting event in Edmonds May 20

Looking for a last-minute Mother’s Day gift? How about tickets to a new Edmonds Chamber of Commerce event, “Decant Edmonds: a festival of fine wine” at the Edmonds Center for the Arts from 5-8 p.m. Sunday, May 20. Attendees will be treated with multiple selections from 12 wineries, two breweries, a cider producer and a…

Restaurant News: Hunan cuisine at Dong Ting Chung, plus new openings

  Dong Ting Chun, located at 22001 Highway 99 in Edmonds, has arrived. Entrees at Dong Ting Chun delight the palate with the true chili-laden, smoky flavors of Hunan, and have their own twists, of course, given availability of time honored ingredients. Dong Ting Chun has branched out from their California base and brings a broad…

Weekend trip: Enjoy craft brews during Bellingham Beer Week

Ok Restaurant News readers, this week, I have a weekend recommendation that has two requirements: That you LOVE craft beer, and That you love it enough to drive up to Bellingham. Bellingham Beer Week 2018 kicks off Thursday, April 25. The official “day” the event celebrates is April Brews Day, which is this Saturday, April…

Restaurant briefs: Coming soon or newly opened

The Mountlake Terrace-area restaurant boom promises great cuisine at convenient location. Fork Mediterranean Grill will fill the vacant space at Melody Hill Village. Rila, a new bakery and café, will open in Lynnwood next week. The location, 7600 196th St. S.W., Ste. 500 has a Facebook page loaded with luscious shots of their pastries and…

Restaurant News: Fine Mexican fare at Las Espuelas

“Exceeded my expectations.” The enthusiastic comment from my lunch companion summed up our delicious meal at Las Espuelas Mexican Restaurant, located at 4306 228th St. S.W., in Mountlake Terrace. Greeted by a friendly waitress, we were escorted to a comfy booth amidst tasteful western décor. The name, Las Espuelas, means “the spurs,” which was inspired…