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New and coming-soon businesses to Seattle

As Seattle continues to grow, we’re keeping an eye on upcoming developments and recently opened businesses.

A rendering of Station Space at King Street Station in Seattle with various rooms and areas divided

Station Space will be a creative lab and community hub for youth at King Station.

Photo via Cultural Space Agency

The below list of new businesses has been updated as of April 2023.

Coming soon

Every time we look around, it seems like something new is popping up in Seattle. Whether you’re looking for your next go-to brunch destination or a new public park to stretch your legs, we’re rounding up a few things coming soon to the Emerald City and surrounding areas.

35 Stone, Stone Way and North 36th Street, Seattle | Opening 2024 | Five-story, mass timber office building with a honey bee apiary on the roof

Chapter Buildings, 12th and Brooklyn Avenues, Seattle | Opening 2024 | Two tower, 388,000-sqft office space project that will have a fitness center, bike storage, and touchless elevators

A rendering of the Canoe Carving House, part of the upcoming Northwest Native Canoe Center

The Canoe Carving House construction is due to begin this fall.

Rendering by Jones & Jones Architects via Seattle Parks & Recreation

Station Space, King Street Station, Seattle | Opening October 2023 | Hub for local nonprofits seeking to empower youth through theater, music, and other creative endeavors

Pride Place, 1519 Broadway Ave., Seattle | Opening Fall/Winter 2023 | Affordable housing complex for LGBTQIA+ seniors with 118 apartments and a health center

Canoe Carving House, 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle | Opening 2024 | Modern version of a traditional, Native longhouse educating visitors on Coast Salish culture

A loaf of focaccia from Ben's Bread

We can’t wait to sink our teeth into this focaccia from baker Ben Campbell.

Photo via Ben’s Bread

The French Guys, 810 E. Roy St., Seattle | Opening Spring 2023 | New cafe and bakery from the popular, local farmers market vendor

Kilig, 710 Eighth Ave. S., Seattle | Opening Spring 2023 | Chef Melissa Miranda’s new project focused on Filipino comfort food like pancit and bulalo

Ben’s Bread, 7009 Greenwood Ave. N., Seattle | Opening May 2023 | Brick-and-mortar project from celebrated baker Ben Campbell with loaves, pastries, and deep dish pizza

Ms. Helen’s Soul Bistro, 2000 23rd Ave. S., Seattle | Opening November 2023 | Planned comeback for the Seattle soul food icon known for its delectable oxtail

UW Behavioral Health Teaching Facility, UW Medical Center Northwest Campus, Seattle | Opening September 2023 | Beds for patients and space to instruct mental health caregivers

Alki Elementary Expansion, 3010 59th Ave. SW, Seattle | Opening Fall 2025 | New, state-of-the-art building that will boost the school’s capacity from 370 to 500 students

A rendering of a cricket sA rendering of a cricket stadium planned for Redmond's Marymoor Park

Marymoor Park’s new cricket stadium hopes to be done before the 2024 World Cup. | Rendering courtesy of Major League Cricket

Pike Pine Streetscape, Pike Place Market to Capitol Hill, Seattle | Opening Summer 2023 | Pedestrian and bike lane improvements for a key downtown corridor and waterfront connector

Rainier Beach Skate Park, 4707 S. Cloverdale St., Seattle | Opening 2024 | Park to serve skateboarders and other wheeled activities like rollerblading

Seattle Storm Center for Basketball Performance, 16th Avenue West and West Bertona Street, Seattle | Opening 2024 | Dedicated training facility for the Storm

Pro Cricket Stadium, Marymoor Park, Redmond | Opening TBD | Eastside facility that can host Seattle Orcas home games and other major cricket events

Skyglass Tower, 222 Dexter Ave. N., Seattle | Opening October 2023 | Uniquely angular South Lake Union residential tower with 338 apartments and 122 underground parking spaces

First Light, 2000 Third Ave., Seattle | Opening 2024 | High-rise condo tower with 459 apartment units, waterfront views, and a floating rooftop pool

Atrium Court, 7324 Martin Luther King Jr. Way S., Seattle | Opening TBD | Mixed-use Othello project offering 271 apartments and 2,333 sqft of space for ground floor retail

Marcus Lalario Project, 300 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle | Opening July 2023 | Clothing boutique, food, and art gallery in the former London Plane space

Harvest, NE. 145th St. and Redmond-Woodinville Rd., Woodinville | Opening 2024 | Wine-focused development with tasting rooms, restaurants like Ethan Stowell’s “How to Cook a Wolf,” and a spa

Now open

If there’s one thing we love even more than looking ahead to the future, it’s enjoying the present at one of Seattle’s newest spots. Check out this list of the Emerald City’s recently opened establishments.

A view of downtown Seattle from Summit, the Seattle Convention Center's new addition

Summit is billed as the first high-rise convention center in North America.

Photo by SEAtoday staff

Seattle Convention Center Addition, 900 Pine St., Seattle | Opened January 2023 | Includes five levels of meeting rooms and event spaces, a 58,000-sqft ballroom, and garden terrace

Luci Creative, 5405 Leary Ave. NW, Seattle | Opened January 2023 | The award-winning, woman-owned design studio’s first West Coast office

The outside of the Northwest African American Museum on a sunny day.

NAAM has hosted events virtually and in other locations over the past three years.

Photo via NAAM

Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St., Seattle | Reopened January 2023 | Renovations include a new entryway (the Hallway of Healing and Hope) and the Community Living Room with exhibits highlighting local Black artists

Summit Community Center, 1830 Broadway, Seattle | Opened March 2023 | Facility that supports neurodivergent young adults with activities like yoga, music classes, and job training

A closeup of a smash burger with pork jowl bacon

Taurus Ox’s mega-popular smash burger will be the highlight of a new restaurant.

Photo by Nate Watters

Ox Burger, 1523 E. Madison St., Seattle | Opened February 2023 | Offshoot of acclaimed Laotian restaurant Taurus Ox specializing in smash burgers and fast-casual fare

Farzi Cafe, 515 Bellevue Square, Bellevue | Opened March 2023 | First US location for the Michelin-recognized, modern Indian restaurant

Ballard Commons Park, 5701 22nd Ave. NW, Seattle | Reopened March 2023 | Revamped skate park, new trees, more benches, and bathroom upgrades

Skyway’s Sport Court, Skyway Park, Seattle | Opened March 2023 | New multi-use hockey and basketball courts with murals by local artist Tony Miles in partnership with the Kraken

Sundays, 1023 First Ave., Seattle | Opened March 2023 | First US showroom for Vancouver, BC-based furniture retailer with plans to host art openings, happy hours, and other events

Nike Store, 575 Bellevue Square, Bellevue | Opened April 2023 | Featuring tech features like digital returns and “scan to learn” items

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