Edmonds Restaurant News: Hunan cuisine at Dong Ting Chung, plus new openings

Dong Ting Chun, located at 22001 Highway 99 in Edmonds, has arrived. Entrees at Dong Ting Chun delight the palate with the true chili-laden, smoky flavors of Hunan, and have their own twists, of course, given availability of time honored ingredients. Dong Ting Chun has branched out from their California base and brings a broad range…

Edmonds Restaurant News: Tempting tastes at Cheesemonger’s Table, Epulo

Eat. Drink. Shop. Local. I spotted these four words on the header of the menu at The Cheesemonger’s Table on a recent visit. Good words, which remind Edmonds diners to support our local restaurants, so they can support the local suppliers. The farmers who grow the greens and vegetables in the salads, the dairy whose…

Edmonds Restaurant News: Food takes center stage as holiday season begins

Traditions both unique and familiar, the season begins… with food at local Edmonds restaurants. Mary Hernandez, one of the partners at Casa Oaxaca, invited me to come in and participate in Día de los Muertos (The Day of the Dead). Twenty-five years spent in Arizona, I’m familiar with these traditions in our Hispanic community. I…

Edmonds Restaurant News: Locals showcase special menus for Seattle Restaurant Week

Seattle Restaurant Week beckons! Menus dishes showcase fall comfort food fare for chilly evenings. Dine Sundays through Thursdays, Oct. 15-Nov. 2. Local Edmonds restaurants are serving three-course dinners for just $33, and two-course lunches for $18. Please note that hours and days of the week may vary. For other cities, visit www.srw.seattletimes.com You’ve got to…

Edmonds Restaurant News: A delicious day trip dining in Mukilteo

While this is the restaurant news column, let’s face it — most of us cook at home, in some fashion. Our local markets offer great ways to enjoy healthy meals at home. On a recent visit to the Edmonds PCC, I noticed the store format changes. New logo and signs adorn the building, fixtures and…

Edmonds Restaurant News: Outdoor dining in Edmonds and nearby

Opportunities abound both in town and not so far out of town, for dining al fresco. The shorter list would be establishments who do NOT have a spot to enjoy our wonderful sunny weather. Sidewalks with sunshine have encouraged most Edmonds area entrepreneurs to park a few tables where space permits, so diners can catch…

Edmonds Restaurant News: Sushi Moto satisfies, Top Pot update

We stripped the paper off our wooden chopsticks and salivated in anticipation. We just ordered a Sashimi Sushi Combo at one of our favorite places in Edmonds — Sushi Moto Japanese restaurant. It was my birthday. “Have you written a review on this place?” my spouse asked, as Sushi Moto has been our mainstay for…