Formerly the Starlight Hotel, Ballard Inn has been renovated to meet the high standards of the Ballard community. Located in the heart of historic downtown Ballard, we are within walking distance of whatever you could need. Perfect for visiting family or business trips with downtown Seattle just a short 10 minute drive away.
Seattle Parks and Recreation will join other public and private aquatic facilities throughout Washington to celebrate the 19th Annual April Pools Day on Saturday, April 21, 2012. More than 40 facilities throughout the state are working together to help families prepare for a safe summer by hosting free events that offer water safety tips and activities.
Cupcake Royale was founded in 2003 as Seattle's first cupcake bakery and café. In fact, Cupcake Royale is the nations first cupcake bakery to open outside of NYC! So you can imagine that many of our friends and neighbors didn't know quite what to expect.
Founder and Chief Operating Officer Jeannie Liu brings her knowledge and expertise of fine teas from around the world to Miro Tea. Liu has worked for many years in the specialty beverage business. As a co-founder of Oasis Tea Zone, she developed a strong appreciation for the value of creating a vibrant social atmosphere as a means of celebrating and enjoying unique tea beverages. At Miro Tea, Liu has created a special environment that is modern, warm, and comfortable, where carefully-selected combinations of colors, materials, and finishes create a unique, memorable experience for tea drinkers. Eclectic elements are juxtaposed with modern, recycled elements and eco-friendly materials. The intent is to create a fashionable and tastefully hip backdrop for the enjoyment of high-quality tea beverages--long overdue for today’s urban tea drinker.
This is a temporary website of Cafe Besalu, small family bakery in Seattle's Ballard neighborhood, and possibly the best croissant bakery on the entire American continent. Some may dispute this statement - indeed, it is impossible to taste all the croissants baked in the United States alone. However, it is safe to state that Besalu's owners James and Kaire Miller lovingly produce croissants and pastries that would rank among the top in Paris.
Located in the historic Firehouse No. 18 built in 1911, we serve up a rotating menu that features the best of our four seasons here in the Pacific Northwest. With an emphasis on our grilled and brick oven roasted dishes, our line turns out tasty, full flavored food for breakfast, lunch and dinner each and every day.
Welcome to Matador Restaurants featuring unrivaled Tex-Mex cuisine and the Northwest’s premier tequila bar with over 100 varieties. Come watch the game while you have a bite. Or simply soak up the atmosphere including finely crafted woodworking, antique light fixtures, custom ironwork and the warmth of an open fireplace.
With freshly sliced meats and cheeses, homemade meatballs and sauces, we think we’ll end up being your sandwich salvation. Come see what locals and far flung fans have known for years; the Other Coast Cafe makes memorable sandwiches in an atmosphere unlike any other in the city.
The finest Northwest seafood, artisan cheeses, local produce and meats, a Wine Spectator award-winning wine list of over 500 selections and our trademark hospitality make Ray's Boathouse Restaurant an unforgettable dining experience.
Thirsty? Quench your thirst with one of 12 beers on tap. A rotating tap ensures that you can enjoy your old favorite or sample a new brew. Or, try one of the Loft’s specialty cocktails, each one created to excite your tastebuds. The “Scandi Pop” and “Cuban Orange” are fan favorites. Don't forget to try a Pickled Pony!
Located in the heart of Ballard at the intersection of Ballard Avenue and Market Street, the BalMar brings cocktails, conversation and comfort together. Settle into our unique space for exceptional service and adventurous food and drink.
We are a small family owned and operated winery located in the Ballard Neighborhood of Seattle, Washington. We love great wine and have been involved in the Washington wine scene for a number of years. Our focus is making great wines from the best vineyards. Our grapes are hand picked, hand sorted, gently crushed, pressed and aged in the best french oak barrels. Some years we may blend, others we may not. Our promise is to always produce the best wines possible based on what the vineyards, grapes and maturing vintages tell us. Our 2007 release is now avaliable at the winery.
Small plates, well pours, right light, tables of our own making, music that knows your name, floor that knows the shape of your heels, seats out the back, juleps poured pretty as a Saturday night, Southern comfort plated warm with a bourbon-heavy bar at 5327 Ballard Ave NW, city of Seattle, every day of the week that's not Monday, 5pm through 2am.
At All The Best we are passionate about dog and cat nutrition. We carry only the best quality food and wholesome treats available. We carefully evaluate every food and treat we carry, upgrading as healthier products become available.
Independent and family owned, Annie's has been rooted in the dynamic Ballard business district for over 17 years. Behind our renowned window displays, you'll find a great selection of work from local artists, limited-edition show prints, poster art and a unique collection of wrapping papers for our distinctive gifts. Anchoring this mosaic of offerings is our standard for excellent customer service and, of course, the highest quality framing assistance available.
We have spent the past couple months creating a new website that we think does a better job of representing the shop online. Though the site is still under construction, we thought it was time to roll it out for everyone to see and get your thoughts.
Buffalo Exchange is unique because clothing and accessories are bought, sold and traded locally with store customers. Bring in your former favorites for trade or cash on the spot! Our ever-changing inventory includes designer labels, vintage, jeans, leather, current basics and one-of-a-kind items. You'll also find brand new merchandise and accessories.