Food and Beverage

Menus Inspired by Local Flavors

This is Seattle, so local, seasonal, and organic is a given. We take that up a notch by working with you to create a menu that will be deliciously memorable for your event, whether it’s a small business meeting or a birthday blowout. When you cater with Bookstore Bar & Café, you’ll get:

  • Custom menu crafted
  • A gorgeous venue equipped with everything you need
  • An experienced serving staff

At The Alexis Royal Sonesta Hotel, we are passionate about food. And we know that it contributes immeasurably to the success of your meeting or conference. We are dedicated to the most intricate of details, the finest ingredients, the freshest and most beautiful produce, and the most elegant of accessories. It’s all part of our Food Is Art approach to dining. We value and encourage our culinary team's creativity and the results are striking and delicious.

Unique Themed Events

Our food and beverage department has a reputation for its outstanding service and attention to detail. All of our food and beverage is prepared on site, embracing the philosophy of using the freshest of ingredients from local sources. 

Spectacular Social Events

To enhance your experience, we will customize any menu to your exact specifications. From custom parties to celebratory evening events, we can make your vision a reality. With advanced notification, we will accommodate all diet-related restrictions and requests, including any medical and/or religious considerations.

The heart of our culinary operation is Bookstore Bar & Café, helmed by a talented Executive Chef with an eye for every occasion. When not overseeing the delicious creations in the restaurant, Chef is preparing creative and tantalizing menus for your meeting or event.

The Bookstore Bar & Café

The Bookstore Bar & Café offers a cozy ambience, serving up beautifully crafted cocktails, rare whiskeys, and savory bites. The interior brick walls lined with classic tomes make for an inspiring spot to dine and unwind. The Bookstore Bar & Café additionally offers private dining experiences from small, intimate gatherings to large receptions and wedding ceremonies.