The Item

The best employees serving the best food to the best guests!

The Item is a site for Ivar's and Kidd Valley employees, managers, and trainers to share best practices, information, and feedback across our restaurants so that we can continue to provide the best dining experiences to our guests. Non-staff members are welcome to "like" this page, but we would like to invite you to join our external Ivar's or Kidd Valley Facebook page so that you can receive notices about special offers and events for our customers.

Chef James Somerville from Ivar's Salmon House on KOMO News

Check out Chef James from Ivar's Salmon House talking about our Hawaiian promotion on KOMO 4 News!

The new direction sign has been installed at Pier 54 in downtown Seattle near the office and Ivar's Acres of Clams! Here it is with some of the office staff!

Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2017, everyone!

Happy New Year to all our employees at Ivar's, Kidd Valley, Alki Spud, and the Seafood, Soup, and Sauce Company! Hope you all have a wonderful 2017!

If any of our team members are planning a ski trip to the The Summit at Snoqualmie this winter, discount tickets are available for current employees and their families! Check with your manager for details in the email sent out recently by the HR Department.

Happy Hanukkah to all of our employees celebrating the Festival of Lights!

Merry Christmas to everyone at Ivar's, Kidd Valley, Alki Spud, and the Seafood, Soup & Sauce Company, and a huge thank you to everyone who will be working at the SeaTac Ivar's tomorrow on Christmas Day!

What a great day to honor the amazing employees that are celebrating a BIG anniversary this year! Thank you for all of your hard work and dedication!

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