Another Seattle restaurant closed amid illness outbreak

September 24, 2016

Another foodborne illness outbreak has closed another Seattle restaurant. This time around it’s the Toulouse Petit Kitchen & Lounge in the city’s Queen Anne neighborhood.

The closure notice from Public Health – Seattle & King County is brief and slim on details. As of Friday health officials couldn’t even say whether the sick people are infected with Salmonella, E. coli or something else.

“Six out of seven people from the same party ate at the restaurant on Sept. 10 and subsequently became ill with gastrointestinal symptoms — cramping, vomiting and diarrhea, fever, and headache — between Sept. 12 and Sept.