As proprietors of Madrona's Bottlehouse, Henri and Soni Schock may have their collective head in the vineyard during business hours, but when it's time to punch the clock, the two often head to a Lone Star State-inspired oasis. Soni is from super laid-back Austin, Texas: "There's a creative casualness to it." Hubby Henri, who loves Austin by association, adds: "There's always an element of music and al fresco-type of energy to it. It's almost like people run from work to get a spot on some patio to relax."
So, where in Seattle does the duo run to get swept away in Austin-like comfort? Here's an alphabetized map of their top 5 picks.