All Best Restaurants in Seattle

  • Canlis Restaurant

    $$$$
    9.09/10 Rating
    American, American (New), Pacific Northwest
    9.09/10 Rating $$$$
    2576 Aurora Avenue North
    Seattle, Washington 98109
    206-283-3313
    Neighborhood: Queen Anne

    The accolades at this cherished fine dining establishment need no introduction: ten James Beard nominations and one win — for Outstanding Wine Program — plus a longstanding Grand Award by Wine Spectator. But that’s not all. Canlis has been operating in style since the 1950s, successfully reiterating on Peter Canlis’ Read more [...]

  • Metropolitan Grill

    $$$$
    9.07/10 Rating
    Steakhouse, American, American (Traditional)
    9.07/10 Rating $$$$
    820 2nd Avenue
    Seattle, Washington 98104
    206-624-3287
    Neighborhood: Downtown Seattle

    The moment you step inside Metropolitan Grill, you will know you have entered a classic steakhouse. Rich in tradition, The Met is housed inside the historic Marion Building, which dates to 1903. Guests pass under The Met’s signature green awning and enter through the tall mahogany doors to be greeted Read more [...]

  • Il Terrazzo Carmine

    $$$
    9.01/10 Rating
    Italian
    9.01/10 Rating $$$
    411 1st Avenue South
    Seattle, Washington 98104
    206-467-7797
    Neighborhood: Pioneer Square

    Il Terrazzo Carmine, established by the late Carmine Smeraldo has become a local institution and continues to be one of Seattle’s true dining anomalies. A highly successful restaurant, “Carmines” sets the bar with unfailingly high standards that have garnered a loyal and refined clientele since it opened its doors in Read more [...]

  • The Walrus and the Carpenter

    $$$
    9.00/10 Rating
    Seafood, American, American (New)
    9.00/10 Rating $$$
    4743 Ballard Avenue NW
    Seattle, Washington 98107
    206-395-9227
    Neighborhood: Ballard

    The Walrus and the Carpenter, from Renee Erickson and partners, blends the elegance of France with the casual comfort of a local fishing pub. “The idea is to serve the highest quality food and drink in a space that is stripped of pretense and feels like home.” The restored Kolstrand Read more [...]

  • The Pink Door

    $$$
    8.96/10 Rating
    Italian
    8.96/10 Rating $$$
    1919 Post Alley
    Seattle, Washington 98101
    206-443-3241
    Neighborhood: Pike Place Market

    The Pink Door is an independently owned (never cloned, never genetically modified) restaurant that has been quietly dedicated to fresh & local Italian food since 1981. Its seafood & produce-driven menu has been the central theme throughout its wildly popular domain in Seattle’s Pike Place Market. The Pink Door tempts Read more [...]

  • The Capital Grille

    $$$$
    8.85/10 Rating
    Steakhouse, Seafood, American, American (Traditional)
    8.85/10 Rating $$$$
    1301 4th Avenue
    Seattle, Washington 98101
    206-382-0900
    Neighborhood: Downtown Seattle

    You are cordially invited to be wined, dined, and dazzled at The Capital Grille. Enjoy nationally renowned steaks — dry aged and hand-cut on premises by the restaurant’s own butchers — the freshest of seafood, creative sides, and irresistible desserts prepared on-site every day. All accompanied by an acclaimed wine Read more [...]

  • Elliott’s Oyster House

    $$$
    8.65/10 Rating
    Seafood, Pacific Northwest, American, American (Traditional)
    8.65/10 Rating $$$
    1201 Alaskan Way Pier 56
    Seattle, Washington 98101
    206-623-4340
    Neighborhood: Seattle Waterfront

    Since opening in 1975, Elliott’s Oyster House has delighted taste buds with impeccably fresh seafood. Through the years, we’ve earned a national reputation for our seafood specialties: sustainable Dungeness crab, wild salmon from thriving runs, Alaskan halibut, and Pacific Northwest shellfish—including our star attraction, oysters. Our restaurant has been recognized Read more [...]

  • Nell’s Restaurant

    $$$
    8.63/10 Rating
    8.63/10 Rating $$$
    6804 East Green Lake Way N
    Seattle, Washington 98115
    206-524-4044
    Neighborhood: Green Lake

    Nell’s is an intimate, chef-owned restaurant located in the vibrant Green Lake neighborhood. Open for dinner seven nights a week, Nell’s offers European-inspired New American cuisine featuring the finest Northwest seasonal ingredients. Our chef Philip Mihalski’s cooking approach unites his classic training in some of the most celebrated kitchens in Read more [...]

  • Rider

    $$$
    8.49/10 Rating
    Pacific Northwest, American
    8.49/10 Rating $$$
    619 Pine Street
    Seattle, Washington 98101
    206-859-4242
    Neighborhood: Downtown Seattle

    At Rider, the forest and ocean meet in the heart of downtown Seattle. Washington native Chef David Nichols and Seattle industry veteran Jonathan Fleming have teamed up to bring you Rider, a restaurant celebrating two of the Pacific Northwest’s most defining characteristics: the forest and the ocean. Seattle was built Read more [...]

  • Nijo Sushi Bar & Grill

    $$
    8.45/10 Rating
    Japanese, Sushi
    8.45/10 Rating $$
    83 Spring Street
    Seattle, Washington 98104
    206-340-8880
    Neighborhood: Downtown Seattle

    Welcome to Nijo Sushi Bar & Grill. We offer the highest quality seafood, prepared in both traditional and cutting edge styles. A large selection of sake and wine is available in our full service cocktail bar. We are open late with ongoing events and have a daily happy hour.