This month Windermere Real Estate Co. has teamed up with neighboring restaurants to Dine Well – Do Good. Each Monday night in the month of June, Windermere Real Estate Co. is matching tips made to servers – up to $3,000 per night – and 100% of these funds will be donated to Food Lifeline, via the Windermere Foundation.
Food Lifeline is the food bank to food banks. They rescue millions of pounds of surplus food from farmers, manufacturers, grocery stores, and restaurants; then deliver this healthy and nutritious food to 275 food banks, shelters, and meal programs across Western Washington. Through their own ingenuity and clever practices, a single $1 donation can provide the equivalent of four complete meals.
Please join us in supporting local restaurant businesses while also supporting Food Lifeline and the crucial work they do. Browse through the list of participating restaurants and set your Monday night menu for the month of June!
The Beach House
1927 43rd AVE E, Seattle, WA 98112
5105 Ballard AVE NW, Seattle, WA 98107
5205 Ballard AVE NE, Seattle, WA 98107
Bryant Corner Café
3118 NE 65th Street, Seattle WA 98115
4220 East Madison Seattle, WA 98112
9219 35th AVE NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Kabul Afghan Cuisine
2301 N. 45th Street, Seattle, WA 98103
319 NE Thornton Place, Seattle, WA. 98125
3426 NE 55th Street, Seattle, WA 98105
4300 Fremont Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103
Sand Point Grill
5214 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
2043 Eastlake AVE E, Seattle WA 98102
Sushi Kappo Tamura
2968 Eastlake AVE E, Seattle, WA 98102
3617 NE 45th St, Seattle, WA 98105
The Watershed Pub & Kitchen
10104 3rd AVE NE, Seattle, WA 98125
For the first time, Seattle is adding more people on average each year than during the post-Gold-Rush boom years. We’ve never grown this fast, and we’ve never been this populous.
by Gene Balk, The Seattle Times, 5/25/17
Seattle is back on top.
For the second time this decade, we’re the fastest-growing big city in the country, according to my analysis of population data released today by the U.S. Census Bureau.
If you’re among the thousands of folks who moved here this past year, give yourself a pat on the back — you’re part of the team effort that got us there.
Buy local and find those one-of-a-kind pieces you’ll never see anywhere else.
Looking to add some pomp and flare to your dwelling? Yearning for a unique piece to tie the room together? Look no further. Each of the stores on this list are small, independently curated boutiques, perfect for finding one-of-a-kind furnishings, vintage pieces, and home goods with a distinctly Seattle flair.
This is a store with a super-stylish perspective. Adorn is a great place to find something unique for your home. The staff is well known for its friendly attitude and the always charming Rocco, the shop dog.
Unique Find: Temporary wallpaper in uber-stylish prints
This is a store with a super-stylish perspective. You’ll find an impeccably curated inventory of eclectic vintage furnishings and art.
Unique Find: Warthog Taxidermy Mounted Head
In addition to an amazing array of furniture styles and a seemingly endless selection of fabrics, it’s also a boutique housewares store full of goodies. You’ll discover gifts for everyone in their offerings of serving ware, candles, furniture, art, accessories, and gifts for baby.
Unique Find: Modern furniture that doesn’t compromise comfort for style
Let your Seattle pride shine at this West Seattle home and lifestyle shop. Featuring the work of local, independent, and eco-friendly artists and craftspeople, Capers is a great spot to pick up a beautiful new cookbook that also serves as a coffee table book.
Unique Find: Coated outdoor linens that are chic and functional with really stylish textile patterns
This Market Street staple has an exuberant mix of art, furniture, and craft; boosting a healthy mix of mid-century and contemporary pieces with a generous dose of whimsy.
Unique Find: Life size cow sculptures
A basement full of furniture, art, and accessories could be considered the mother of all vintage stores. Spending a couple of hours browsing here is like shopping an entire antique district. Each visit will reveal new things. From the roaring ’20s to midcentury, this gallery isn’t stuck in a particular decade.
Unique Find: 1950’s metal carnival clown baseball toss game
Gigi Buchanan opened Phase Two as an art, décor and furniture shop for gently used home furnishings that are worthy of a second life span, in a new home. The showroom has a large and varied selection spanning many different design styles.
Unique Find: Scooter the shop dog apparently has great taste and is happy to help you find the perfect throw pillow
The ultimate store for a hardcore scavenger; going to Second Use feels like being at a 100 yard sales under one roof. From old lumber, vintage cabinet pulls, and fun retro lighting options to modern appliances, unused doors and large stock piles of unused wood flooring options; they literally have it all.
Unique Find: Antique Pine Winnowing Table used to separate the wheat from the chaff – great for a side table
311 N 85th St.
Friday, May 12th from 6-8 pm
a non-profit organization helping job-seekers with disabilities.
Windermere Cut Party – Cinco de Mayo!
Cinco de Mayo is nacho average holiday and this year the Windermere Cup has planned the biggest Cinco de Mayo party in Seattle in conjunction with one of the world’s premier rowing regattas. What do they have lined up? Let’s taco bout it!
The party will take place along the north shore of the Montlake Cut, west of the Montlake Bridge. Here you’ll have access to a Beer and Margarita Garden, while enjoying live music and a stunning waterfront view overlooking Portage Bay.
Don’t lay there and siesta – It’s time for a fiesta! Purchase your tickets online at Brown Paper Tickets. And don’t forget, you can come back down to the Montlake Cut on May 6 for Seattle’s biggest free sporting event – The Windermere Cup. More info on WindermereCup.com.