Food Section

JOHNNY RESTAURANT: New restaurant reviewer checks out ‘Snack Gyro’

JOHNNY RESTAURANT: New restaurant reviewer checks out ‘Snack Gyro’

by “Johnny Restaurant” In case you have not noticed, there is a new place to eat in Burien called Snack Gyro, a little hole-in-the-wall place across the street from Black Zia Cantina at 15217... [Read more]

Next Burien Foodshed Project meeting will be Thursday at Pit Stop Bottle Shop

Next Burien Foodshed Project meeting will be Thursday at Pit Stop Bottle Shop

The next conversation about the Burien Foodshed Project is set for this Thursday, Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. at Pit Stop Bottle Shop, located at 216 SW 153rd Street. Do you care where your food comes from and... [Read more]

Girl Scout Troop #50050 holding Italian Dinner fundraiser this Saturday night

Girl Scout Troop #50050 holding Italian Dinner fundraiser this Saturday night

Girl Scout Troop #50050 will be holding an Italian dinner, silent and dessert auction this Saturday night, Feb. 21, from 5 – 7 p.m. The all-you-can-eat fundraiser will be held at St. Philomena Parish... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: From fish & chips to coffee, old Skippers will become a Starbucks

B-TOWN BIZ: From fish & chips to coffee, old Skippers will become a Starbucks

Photo by Sterling Paris.   The old Skipper’s restaurant at the corner of SW 148th and Ambaum Blvd. SW is currently undergoing renovations to become a Starbucks, according to Dan Trimble, Economic... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This weekend, celebrate ‘Danny’ the Pig’s return to Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s!

This weekend, celebrate ‘Danny’ the Pig’s return to Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s!

A little over a year ago, ‘Danny’ – a charming wooden pig – was taken from Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s Restaurant in West Seattle. On Tuesday, Jan. 27th, a construction worker returned... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Elegant Italian dining comes to Burien at Vita D’Italia Ristorante

Elegant Italian dining comes to Burien at Vita D’Italia Ristorante

“Life’s better in Italian,” according to the enthusiastic owners of Vita D’Italia – the area’s newest Italian restaurant and lounge – and we couldn’t agree more! Jesse... [Read more]

Learn/talk about a ‘Burien Foodshed’ at Pit Stop Bottle Shop on Tuesday, Jan. 27

Learn/talk about a ‘Burien Foodshed’ at Pit Stop Bottle Shop on Tuesday, Jan. 27

If you’ve ever wondered “How is our food grown?” or “Can we grow more food locally? or even “Can food help build Burien community and economy?” then this ‘Burien Foodshed Conversation’... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: 10th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser will be Friday, Jan. 30

SAVE THE DATE: 10th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser will be Friday, Jan. 30

SAVE THE DATE: “Join Us for a Meal and Help Fight Hunger In Our Community” – the 10th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser event will be held on Friday, Jan. 30. Empty Bowls events... [Read more]

Zoopa Organic offering FREE meals to public servants & emergency responders

Zoopa Organic offering FREE meals to public servants & emergency responders

Zoopa Organic restaurant in Tukwila is offering FREE meals to public servants and emergency responders on Monday – Thursday evenings through Jan. 1, 2015. “We all appreciate the infrastructure... [Read more]

Sponsored Post You can still order from Dan the Sausageman & get delivery by Christmas!

You can still order from Dan the Sausageman & get delivery by Christmas!

UPDATE: The offer for delivery by Christmas has EXPIRED. PREVIOUSLY: Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that there’s still time to order his special holiday gift boxes for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post VIDEO: Watch authentic Napoletana pizza get cooked at Via Marina Ristorante

VIDEO: Watch authentic Napoletana pizza get cooked at Via Marina Ristorante

Advertiser Via Marina Ristorante in Des Moines follows strict adherence to the Vera Pizza Napoletana Association guidelines. This includes using authentic ingredients from Italy, as well as baking the... [Read more]

Countryside Café closed by Public Health – Seattle & King County; now re-open

Countryside Café closed by Public Health – Seattle & King County; now re-open

Countryside Café, located at 14901 Ambaum Blvd SW in Burien was closed by Public Health – Seattle & King County on Monday, Dec. 8 for a variety of health-related violations, according to a notice... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Zippy’s Giant Burgers now open & looking forward to opening in Georgetown

Zippy’s Giant Burgers now open & looking forward to opening in Georgetown

We are pleased to report that Zippy’s Giant Burgers in White Center (an Advertiser) is open and up and running, good as new, seven days a week, full menu. As we reported last week, Zippy’s... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Mr. and Mrs. Claus will be at Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s this Friday at 10am!

Mr. and Mrs. Claus will be at Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s this Friday at 10am!

Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s will be hosting Mr. and Mrs. Claus this Friday morning, Nov. 28, at 10 a.m., and rumor is that they’ll have plenty of Candy Canes for children of all ages! And don’t... [Read more]

Zippy’s fixing broken hood motor and looking to re-open this weekend

Zippy’s fixing broken hood motor and looking to re-open this weekend

Zippy’s Giant Burgers (an Advertiser) reports they are working hard to repair the hood in the kitchen of their White Center restaurant and are hoping to re-open this Saturday, Nov. 29. They have... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Alpaca sighted in Fauntleroy at Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s!

Alpaca sighted in Fauntleroy at Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s!

While Burien may have a 2-point buck roaming the streets, the nearby Fauntleroy neighborhood has had its own exotic animal sighting at Endolyne Joe’s. A 6-foot stuffed Alpaca, created by Sarah... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome back 909 Coffee & Wine/913 Spirits with a great ‘$5 Off’ Coupon!

Welcome back 909 Coffee & Wine/913 Spirits with a great ‘$5 Off’ Coupon!

Please welcome back Advertiser 909 Coffee and Wine, and their ‘place next door’ – 913 Spirits – both of which are offering an exclusive ‘$5 Off’ Coupon! 909 is a cozy, neighborhood... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Via Marina Ristorante introduces first ever mobile Coupon: get $10 off!

Via Marina Ristorante introduces first ever mobile Coupon: get $10 off!

Via Marina Pizzeria Ristorante – the newest concept of the Vince’s family of restaurants in Des Moines – is making you an offer you cannot refuse!   Vince Mottola, along with partners Stephenie... [Read more]

Des Moines Farmers Market’s Annual Chili Cook-Off is this Saturday, Oct. 25

Des Moines Farmers Market’s Annual Chili Cook-Off is this Saturday, Oct. 25

The Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market Annual Chili Cook-Off – coming this Saturday, Oct. 25 – is family friendly and is the culminating event for the market’s 2014 season. It is a fun and delicious... [Read more]

Burien’s Greek House celebrating 1-year anniversary this Saturday, Oct. 18

Burien’s Greek House celebrating 1-year anniversary this Saturday, Oct. 18

Burien’s The Greek House Restaurant will be celebrating its 1-Year Anniversary this Saturday, Oct. 18. Owners Sonja and Philip invite everyone to join them for dinner on Saturday evening, where... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Blue Whale Bistro – a haven for Foodies – launches new Happy Hour

Blue Whale Bistro – a haven for Foodies – launches new Happy Hour

Just a few short months ago, Blue Whale Bistro opened their doors with a mission to bring great tastes to Des Moines and beyond. If rave customer reviews and an often-packed house are any indication, they... [Read more]

Mayor’s ‘Day of Concern for the Hungry’ will be this Saturday, Sept. 27

Mayor’s ‘Day of Concern for the Hungry’ will be this Saturday, Sept. 27

The City of Burien is supporting the “Mayors’ Day of Concern for the Hungry,” which is this Saturday, Sept. 27. “South King County has a large percentage of individuals and families... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Economy Wiring/Y.B. Tubless holding annual FREE BBQ Oct. 4

Advertiser Economy Wiring/Y.B. Tubless holding annual FREE BBQ Oct. 4

Advertiser Economy Wiring, in conjunction with Y.B Tubless, will be presenting its Annual FREE BBQ on Oct. 4. “Come on down and grab some free BBQ, smoked to perfection on one of our Traeger Grills!”... [Read more]

Highline High School Alumni Pirate Pig Roast will be Saturday, Sept. 20

Highline High School Alumni Pirate Pig Roast will be Saturday, Sept. 20

ARGH! Calling all Highline High School alumni, fans and friends! Alums will be roasting a pig – Pirate Style – on Saturday, Sept. 20 and you are invited to join them! “Grab yer mateys for a... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: ‘Jersey Mike’s Subs’ to open with free sub fundraiser Aug. 27

B-TOWN BIZ: ‘Jersey Mike’s Subs’ to open with free sub fundraiser Aug. 27

New B-Town business ‘Jersey Mike’s Subs’ – located in the Five Corners shopping area – will open in Burien with a free sub fundraiser from Wednesday, Aug. 27 to Sunday, Aug. 31 to support... [Read more]

Normandy Park Ale House opens Friday

Normandy Park Ale House opens Friday

The newest tenant at the thriving and growing Normandy Park Towne Center officially opens for business Friday morning August 8 at 11:30am. “We’ll be open seven days a week,” said Jeremy Johns, General... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Blue Whale Bistro holding Grand Opening in Des Moines this weekend, Aug. 8 & 9!

Blue Whale Bistro holding Grand Opening in Des Moines this weekend, Aug. 8 & 9!

New Des Moines restaurant Blue Whale Bistro will be holding a Grand Opening this Friday and Saturday, Aug. 8 and 9, at their location at 22341 Marine View Dr South, Unit D, in Des Moines. “For the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Outdoor Tent Sale this weekend at Advertiser Normandy Park Market

Outdoor Tent Sale this weekend at Advertiser Normandy Park Market

Advertiser Normandy Park Market is hosting an outdoor tent sale this Friday, June 27 through Sunday, June 29. “Out tent sale will be open in front of our store during regular store hours,” said Lisa... [Read more]