Pearl Bar & Dining: A User’s Guide
Pacific Northwest Seafood | Regional Wine Selection | Twice Daily Happy Hour | Seasonal Ingredients
Small plate: baked goat cheese with salsa rosa, arugula pesto, and crispy crostini
Entree: king salmon filet with pumpkin risotto
Dessert: vanilla custard bread pudding with poached pears, port-wine syrup, and honey-almond ice cream
Where to Sit: For dinner and a show, make reservations at the exhibition chef’s table and watch your meal come to life in full view.
When to Go: During happy hour, which takes place twice daily (3 p.m.–6 p.m.; 9 p.m.–midnight). Snag $6 small plates and craft cocktails like the Botanist, made with dry gin, spiced pear, rosemary, and lemon sour.
While You’re Waiting
Look around: the decor boasts a collection of contemporary art and glass sculptures.
Order a glass of wine; Pearl’s selection—which won the 2010 Washington Wine Award of Distinction—emphasizes Northwest varietals.
Praise: Seattle Met declairs that the restaurant has “just the right ratio of dangerous good looks and food cred.”
A selection of dishes—including Dungeness crab chowder and an American Wagyu burgers—are also served at the bar.
Complimentary valet parking is available at the Westin Hotel.
While You’re in the Neighborhood
Before: Learn about African American history while perusing the galleries and exhibits at Northwest African American Museum (2300 South Massachusetts Street).
After: Buy some clothes for your kids at Hopscotch Consignment Boutique (136 105th Avenue NE).
If You Can’t Make It, Try This: Dine on specialties such as alderwood plank salmon and Dungeness crab at Seastar Restaurant & Raw Bar (205 108th Avenue NE).
Shake off your long day with a meal from Lil' Jon Restaurant and Lounge, a casual American restaurant.
Lil' Jon Restaurant and Lounge features a wide variety of flavorful low-fat and gluten-free eats.
Toast your evening out at Lil' Jon Restaurant and Lounge with a glass of beer or wine from their lengthy drink list.
Tots are more than welcome to dine with their parents at Lil' Jon Restaurant and Lounge.
Just around the workday bend are Lil' Jon Restaurant and Lounge's happy hour food and drink bargains.
Lil' Jon Restaurant and Lounge is a great location to host a group dinner.
The restaurant can get tied up on the weekends, so allow yourself time to wait for a table.
No suit, no problem! The dress code at laid-back Lil' Jon Restaurant and Lounge is ultra casual.
Love the food so much you want to serve it at your next soiree? No problem — Lil' Jon Restaurant and Lounge offers catering.
Dining out isn't your only option here — pickup is available, too.
At Lil' Jon Restaurant and Lounge, diners will receive complimentary parking at the lot next door.
Delicious food is never hard to find, but it is hard to find at the right price. Lil' Jon Restaurant and Lounge is making it happen.
Breakfast fare is rated highest at the restaurant, though you can also stop by for lunch or dinner.
John Howie’s menu is populated by some of the world’s choicest cuts, imported from Omaha, Queensland, and Kyushu. The accompaniments aren't anything to sneeze at either: sides include mashed potatoes studded with lobster meat, and the award-winning wines are poured by guest sommeliers.
Grab some friends and head on over to Sullys Lounge for great pub grub.
For conscientious eaters, Sullys Lounge has plenty fresh and healthy items on the menu.
Ready for a drink to unwind? At Sullys Lounge, you can pair your meal with something from their full bar.
Make those early evening hours happy ones and swing by for some discounted food and drink deals after work.
Sullys Lounge provides seasonal outdoor seating — be sure to grab a chair before it's too late.
Got the whole gang with you? Sullys Lounge is a great pick for large parties.
You'll also catch a live DJ spinning at Sullys Lounge some evenings.
It tends to get especially busy on weekends, so be sure to call ahead and make a reservation.
No need for a wardrobe change when you hit Sullys Lounge — it's strictly casual.
Call Sullys Lounge for catering if you have a big event coming up.
Sullys Lounge patrons can pull into a space on the street when searching for parking at the Queen Anne Ave N location.
Most items on the menu are reasonably priced, so expect to spend around $30 per person at Sullys Lounge.
Dante's Steak and Grog in Seattle offers a wide selection of prime steak choices, including sirloin and filet mignon.
Low-fat eaters will need to take care, however, since the menu does not feature any skimmed down fare.
You'll find a wonderful selection of drinks from Dante's Steak and Grog's full bar to top off your meal.
Just around the workday bend are Dante's Steak and Grog's happy hour food and drink bargains.
Up for grabs (and free of charge) is Dante's Steak and Grog's wifi.
The restaurant also features a DJ, and guests are encouraged to strut their stuff on the dance floor.
You'll want to save quiet conversations for another spot, though — the restaurant can get noisy.
Weekends are when crowds really head to Dante's Steak and Grog, so plan accordingly.
For those in a rush, the restaurant lets you take your food to go.
Dante's Steak and Grog offers a nice selection of mid-range cuisine, so you can expect a meal there to cost about $30 or less per person.
Visit The Tin Table for some true American comfort food.
Plan to indulge a bit at The Tin Table, though, because they don't offer any low-fat fare.
With The Tin Table's wide selection of refreshments available, you can tap into the drink menu early in the evening.
Don't miss the happy hour food and drink specials, where a great bargain is always in sight.
The Tin Table easily accommodates large groups — there's even a reserved room available for those extra special occasions.
The restaurant can get full to bursting on a busy Friday or Saturday night, so the safest bet is to call ahead for a reservation.
For the tastes of The Tin Table from the comfort of your next party, the restaurant also offers catering services.
The Tin Table patrons can pull into a space on the street when searching for parking at the E Pine St location.
Menu items at The Tin Table tend to be mid-priced, so expect to plop down about $30 per person to dine here.