From Our Editors
In Focus: The Noble Fir
- Vibe: Designed with outdoor enthusiasts in mind, the rustic bar includes a library chockfull of trail maps and hundreds of travel books. According to Seattle Magazine, the bathrooms even sport organic soaps and "leafy bouquets" on each marble sink.
- To drink: A daily-rotating selection of 15-plus craft beers and ciders on tap, plus bottled brews and a concise helping of wine.
- Nibbles: Baguettes and garnishes accompany small plates of everything from smoked wild salmon to marinated artichoke hearts.
- Ways to benefit the natural world: Pints for Parks nights, where $1 from each pint goes to a different environmental organization.