A message to our guests: Ethan Stowell Restaurants currently offers take-out and delivery from select locations as well as patio dining where available. Our open locations are MKT., Tavolàta Capitol Hill, Rione XIII, Red Cow, How to Cook a Wolf, Bramling Cross for weekly ESR Pop-Ups, Ballard Pizza Co and Frelard Pizza Co. with Tavolàta Belltown and the San Juan Seltzery opening soon. We offer patio tables for the use of take-out customers of Tavolàta Capitol Hill, Red Cow, Frelard Pizza Co. and the Bramling Cross Pop-Ups. Please follow us @esrseattle to stay up to date on future openings of restaurants and dining rooms!

Located on the second floor lobby in Two Union Square, and two flights up from Cortina, Ethan Stowell’s bustling downtown destination for NW Italian fare, Cortina Café offers quick and delicious breakfast and lunch options for the downtown crowd.


621 Union St
Seattle WA, 98101

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Located in the elevator lobby of the Two Union Tower next to the west entrance to Freeway Park and the bridge to the Washington State Convention Center

Temporary Hours

Temporarily Suspended
Mon - Fri from 6AM to 2PM




The cafe is proud to be the first source for locally made Rubinstein Bagels and schmears.


The cafe features coffee and espresso from Caffe Vita, as well as nitro cold brew on tap. Housemade syrups and sauces enhance coffee drinks, like a salted caramel latte and a lavender mocha, and zippy soda flavors like, strawberry mint, blackberry thyme, raspberry sage, cucumber rosemary, and ginger lemon turmeric. Fresh housemade grab-and-go sandwiches and salads, as well as pastries from local bakeries are also available.