FREMONT— After a quick makeover, Dot's Delicatessen reopens this evening as Dot's Charcuterie and Bistro. The new menu includes sandwiches for lunch followed up by small plates and entrées after the sun goes down.
MONTLAKE—Traveler Montlake is now open in the former Montlake Alehouse location next to Cafe Lago. The new pub from the owners of The Nabob and The Leary Traveler features a menu that's heavy on game (i.e. buffalo meatloaf, kangaroo sliders) and a rotating list of half a dozen beers on tap. [Facebook]
CAPITOL HILL— NYC-based pastry chef Pichet Ong included Heather Earndhardt's The Wandering Goose on his list of the 15 best pastry shops in the entire world. Go brownstone cake.
[Traveler Montlake Facebook]