Once full of warehouses and light industrial buildings, South Lake Union is one of Seattle’s fastest developing neighborhoods, and is home to Seattle’s biotech community as well as Amazon’s new campus. Joining these developments is a slew of up-and-coming restaurants, coffee shops and retailers who have recently moved into the fast-growing neighborhood. Having been thought through carefully, this neighborhood has yielded exceptional livable, walkable spaces with effective transportation, sustainability, and recreation.
18 April 2014 | 8:42 pmCity Councilmembers unanimously approved the Bicycle Master Plan that has been in the works since 2007 and the final version can be viewed online. On Monday, City Councilmembers unanimously voted to approve the Bicycle Master Plan that outlines new improvements for Seattle’s bicycle infrastructure Downtown and beyond. This plan will set new projects in motion [...] Read More >>
17 April 2014 | 6:16 pmLearn everything you wanted to know about living Downtown but didn’t know whom to ask, at the Downtown Residents Council quarterly meeting. If you are new to Downtown living or a seasoned urban dweller who’d like to know more about Downtown resources and whom to contact about neighborhood issues, then you won’t want to miss [...] Read More >>
16 April 2014 | 9:07 pmGet out and enjoy a great Easter Sunday brunch in Downtown Seattle with the whole family. Here is a list of restaurants featuring special brunch specials and Easter activities! Argosy Cruises – 1101 Alaskan Way Enjoy Easter Sunday Brunch on the beautiful Royal Argosy with great views of the Seattle Skyline and a delicious [...] Read More >>
One of Tom Douglas’ signature restaurants, Brave Horse Tavern takes a modern take on the classic, American pub food with brick-oven pretzels, beer-cheddar fondue, kushi oysters, rub with love party mix and sandwiches, to name a few. The tavern also features weekend brunch, all-day happy hour on Sundays, as well as Sunday Fried Chicken Dinner specials. 310 Terry Avenue North, Website
Since 1995, Modele’s Home Furnishings has offered high-end, brand name furniture and home accessories. Each gently-used item comes from individual homes, giving the store an eclectic balance of diverse furniture as new arrivals come daily. Modele’s also offers free customer parking and a request book for customers looking for something specific. 964 Denny Way, Website.
Nestled on the south end of scenic Lake Union, the Silver Cloud Inn offers 184 guestrooms and suites with serene waterfront views, all the while being perched against the city skyline. The hotel offers convenient services such as daily complimentary breakfasts, new spacious fitness amenities and in and out shuttle services. 1150 Fairview Ave N, Website
Utina Wardroom is a versatile event rental venue, adaptable to medium-sized weddings, receptions, business groups and parties. The venue also offers table tops, furniture, rugs, sound systems and bars. Named after the U.S.S Utina naval ship, this space also has roll-up garage doors, perfect for breezy summer days in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood. 509 Dexter Ave N, Website