Dine Around Seattle, the bi-annual event that offers three-course meals at participating restaurants, is gearing up for its 15th year. The even runs throughout March, Sundays through Thursdays, at 63 participating restaurants. This year, new participants include Marjorie, Ravish, Lucia Italian Kitchen, Hecho, Place Pigalle, Pomerol, and Trellis; returning favorites include Ristorante Zoe, Local 360, Tray Kitchen, Flying Fish, Poppy, Barking Frog, Preservation Kitchen, Stumbling Goat Bistro, Tango, Volterra, Monsoon, Café Lago, and founding member Ponti Seafood Grill.
Participating restaurants serve three-course dinners consisting of an appetizer, entree, and dessert for $33; several restaurants also offer a three-course lunch for $18. The price doesn't include gratuity and drinks. Dine Around Seattle and Umpqua Bank are donating $1 to the Rainier Valley Food Bank for every reservation made through the event website.