the mark restaurant Section

B-TOWN BIZ: The Mark sold to Azteca family, will become ‘Classic Eats’

B-TOWN BIZ: The Mark sold to Azteca family, will become ‘Classic Eats’

The Mark Restaurant & Bar, located at 918 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien, was recently sold to the Ramos family, owners of the Azteca Restaurant chain headquartered in Burien. The restaurant will be... [Read more]

Gathering to celebrate former councilmember Kathy Keene is Sunday

Gathering to celebrate former councilmember Kathy Keene is Sunday

Photo by Scott Schaefer. There will be a Memorial celebration to celebrate former Burien City Councilmember Kathy Keene this Sunday, Oct. 23, starting at 4 p.m. at the MARK Restaurant & Bar, located... [Read more]

All-day fundraiser for South King Council of the Blind will be Thursday, Oct. 22

All-day fundraiser for South King Council of the Blind will be Thursday, Oct. 22

An all-day fundraiser for the South King Council of the Blind will be held on Thursday, Oct. 22 at The Mark Restaurant, located at 918 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien. “Invite a friend or two for... [Read more]

Next Burien Foodshed Project meeting will be Thursday, March 26

Next Burien Foodshed Project meeting will be Thursday, March 26

The third Conversation for the Burien Foodshed Project will be Thursday, March 26th at 6 p.m. at The Mark Restaurant’s Banquet Room, located at 918 SW 152nd Street. Do you care where your food... [Read more]

LETTER: Grateful Mom thanks Anonymous donor at The Mark

LETTER: Grateful Mom thanks Anonymous donor at The Mark

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] To the Editor, On Friday (June 6), my... [Read more]

‘Dining Out For Life’ returns Thursday to raise funds to fight hunger and illness

‘Dining Out For Life’ returns Thursday to raise funds to fight hunger and illness

Lifelong’s ‘Dining Out For Life’ presented by BECU returns for its 21th year THIS Thursday, April 24, with Burien’s The Mark Restaurant participating. On this day, nearly 150 restaurants... [Read more]

‘Coney Island Christmas’ cast to perform smokin’ fundraiser for BAT Monday

‘Coney Island Christmas’ cast to perform smokin’ fundraiser for BAT Monday

It’s no secret the actors in Burien Actors Theatre’s “Coney Island Christmas” are talented and hilarious (read our review and download a Coupon here). So you don’t want to miss their smokin’... [Read more]

UPDATE: Mariners Legend Edgar Martinez Is Up To Bat In B-Town Now

UPDATE: Mariners Legend Edgar Martinez Is Up To Bat In B-Town Now

Mariners legend Edgar Martinez signs autographs at the Burien Liquor Store Thursday afternoon. Photo by Mark Neuman. Shea proudly shows off his autographed bottle of Edgar's new liquor, El Zacatecano.... [Read more]

UPDATE: Power Restored, Fire Damage Cleared Up & The Mark Has Re-Opened

UPDATE: Power Restored, Fire Damage Cleared Up & The Mark Has Re-Opened

Debra George, co-owner of The MARK Restaurant and Bar in Olde Burien, alerted us just before Noon on Friday (March 18) that power has been restored, fire and water damage has been cleaned up, and they’re... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s Declare Next Week ‘MARK Week’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s Declare Next Week ‘MARK Week’

Hello Scott – Lots of people are asking Debra and Chris how they can help, after the “fire” and water damage closed The MARK for a while (read the original story here). Since those two are... [Read more]

Electrical Fire Leaves Its Charred Mark On The Mark Restaurant

Electrical Fire Leaves Its Charred Mark On The Mark Restaurant

Usually Burien’s The Mark Restaurant smells like grilled meat, but Wednesday the smell of burnt wiring hung heavy in the air, due to an electrical fire that caused “about $25,000” in... [Read more]

Help Pit Bull Attack Victim Get Her Smile Back At Benefit Tuesday, Aug. 31st

Help Pit Bull Attack Victim Get Her Smile Back At Benefit Tuesday, Aug. 31st

by Scott Schaefer “I just want to get my smile back…” Those words came from the disfigured mouth of Burien resident Jeanette Cunningham, who we met at the Farmers Market on Thursday, Aug.... [Read more]

JFK Grads Promoting Their “Finamore” Liquor At The Mark Friday

JFK Grads Promoting Their “Finamore” Liquor At The Mark Friday

James Vert and Jimmy Stark, graduates of Burien’s John F. Kennedy High School (2000), will be at The Mark Restaurant this Friday (June 11), starting at 7pm, promoting their limoncello-based liqueur,... [Read more]

Red Wine & Decadent Dessert Event For Highline Medical Center A Success

Red Wine & Decadent Dessert Event For Highline Medical Center A Success

Story & Photos by Gina Bourdage Community members and local business owners stepped up to raise $1,675 for the completion of Highline Medical Center’s new ER at the “Red Wine & Decadent... [Read more]

“Burien Beauty Blast” Finale Is Thurs., July 9th At The Mark

“Burien Beauty Blast” Finale Is Thurs., July 9th At The Mark

The “Burien Beauty Blast” grand finale will be Thursday night, July 9th from 6pm to 9pm at The Mark Restaurant, with beauty consultant work by BTB Advertisers Market Place Salon and Howard... [Read more]

Newly-Forming Chapter Of BNI Is Seeking Members

Newly-Forming Chapter Of BNI Is Seeking Members

We here at The B-Town Blog recently became members, and we’d like to let all our Readers know that the new Burien chapter of BNI (Business Networking International) is still looking for local professionals in the following categories (and more)…

SW Seattle BPW Meeting Is Thursday, Feb. 12th

SW Seattle BPW Meeting Is Thursday, Feb. 12th

Chery Berry of the Cafe of Life will be the Guest Speaker. The Southwest Seattle Business Professional Women’s Group is holding a meeting this Thursday, Feb. 12th at The Mark Restaurant in Olde Burien... [Read more]

Burien Biz Owner Receives Inauguration Night Makeover

Burien Biz Owner Receives Inauguration Night Makeover

L to R: Daniel Keane, Owner/Stylist, Market Place Salon, Anna Vornbrock, Zizia, Ann Crossler, Makeover Winner, Darby Ackerman, Sr. Stylist Market Place Salon, and Robin Dunkle of Howard and Marge. by Janet... [Read more]

SW Business Professional Women Help Hospitality House

SW Business Professional Women Help Hospitality House

[EDITOR’S NOTE: We’re re-running this story because we goofed when we first posted it – we actually misplaced Janet’s story text so we just went ahead and posted the photos with... [Read more]

We’ll Be Talkin’ Bloggin’ At The Mark Thursday Night

We’ll Be Talkin’ Bloggin’ At The Mark Thursday Night

We’re honored to have been invited to speak to the SouthWest Seattle Business & Professional Women’s Association gathering this Thursday night, Nov. 13th at The Mark Restaurant starting... [Read more]

Our Halloween Blog Party Is Tues. Oct. 28th!

Our Halloween Blog Party Is Tues. Oct. 28th!

Mark your calendars, get your costumes ready and start practicing singing some bad songs, ‘cuz our first-ever Halloween Blog Party is coming Tuesday, Oct. 28th from 6pm on at The Mark Restaurant... [Read more]

How To Enjoy A B-Town Summer Day…

How To Enjoy A B-Town Summer Day…

Now here’s how to enjoy a nice B-Town summer day – put your cat on a leash and take him to a restaurant with outdoor seating: That’s exactly what Sal’s Deli employee Crystal Aquino... [Read more]