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Cascina Spinasse: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Cascina SpinasseSee Cascina Spinasse Video
(803 ratings)

1531 14th Ave Map It!
Seattle, WA 98122
(206) 251-7673
www.spinasse.com
As Seen On:
Top 5 Restaurants, Episode: "Best Italian"
  • Tajarin al Ragu
    fine hand cut egg pasta w/ beef/pork-based ragu & topped w/ Parmesan; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
803 ratings
#4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Italian); since 2008; simple, refined handmade pastas dishes grounded in authentic techniques from Piedmont region of Italy
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As Seen On:
Top 5 Restaurants, Episode: "Best Chocolate"
  • Quadruple Chocolate Cheesecake
    dark chocolate blended right into batter w/ chunks of milk, white & an extra-dark chocolate added to the center for an extra chocolaty surprise; finished w/ a thick chocolate crust
4.5 out of 5
400 ratings
#4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Chocolate); "boutique bakery, offering exquisite, sinfully dense, baked cheesecakes and cheesecake truffles, made with Guittard chocolate and a hint of passion" (from its website); located in Pikes Place
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Fran's Chocolates: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Fran's ChocolatesSee Fran's Chocolates Video
(163 ratings)

2626 NE University Village St Map It!
Seattle, WA 98105
(206) 528-9969
https://www.franschocolat...
  • Coconut Gold Bars
    "it's like an Almond Joy bar, but this takes it up to a level that can't be beat"-Bobby Flay; sold in box of 7 or 14; can be shipped; looks good
4.5 out of 5
163 ratings
opened in 1982; artisan chocolatier
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Paseo: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Paseo
(4618 ratings)

4225 Fremont Ave N Map It!
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 545-7440
www.paseoseattle.com
  • Cuban Sandwich
    looks good
4.5 out of 5
4618 ratings
#33 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); "The Best Sandwiches in America" (Cuban Meat Sandwich)-Esquire Magazine (2008)
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  • Oxtail Sandwich
    slow-boiled, pulled & simmered in homemade marinara sauce; served in French baguette w/ 2 different spreads (breadcrumb olive oil & parsley-caper) & sauteed onions & peppers; available only few times per year (see Twitter to see when available); sells out in "minutes" (long lines); recommended by celebrity chef Mario Batali; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1249 ratings
opened in 1999; owned by celebrity chef Mario Batali's sister; in heart of Seattle's historic Pioneer Square district
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  • "World's Best" Mac & Cheese
    Oprah endorsed; looks good
4.0 out of 5
2195 ratings
#5 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Cheesy Dishes); opened in 2003; multiple locations in NY & WI
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  • Clam Linguini
    fresh Manila clams from Puget sound tossed w/ housemade linguine in a white wine butter sauce w/ crispy house cured pancetta & roasted jalapeno; "in the top 5 I've ever had"-Guy Fieri; served only in season; looks good
  • Elk Bolognese
    wild Oregon elk w/ fennel, thyme, Mama lil's peppers & pork shoulder slowly simmered into a creamy ragu & tossed w/ handmade parpardelle ribbon pasta; looks good
4.0 out of 5
748 ratings
opened in 1986; quirky & fun pasta house w/ ever changing inspired decor..."The ambiance was perfect with a lot of things suspended from the ceiling and other things that reminded me of the Twilight zone..." (from Yelp! reviewer); everything is 100% housemade; Other Recipes: Gnocchi Cavofiore'
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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Obsessions"
  • Lemon-Scallion Dungeness Crab Cakes
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
1431 ratings
opened in 1991; Other Recipes: Roasted Mussels w/ Spicy Pork Sausage
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As Seen On:
Man v. Food (New), Episode: "Seattle, WA"
  • Horton Heat Hash
    fresh cooked hash w/ corned beef, bacon, onions, peppers, hash browns & house secret spices; served w/ 3 eggs any style & toast; looks good
4.0 out of 5
484 ratings
opened in 1988; record/CD shop + cafe/coffee bar; cafe is open 7am to 3pm every day (check website for updated hours)
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As Seen On:
Man v. Food (New), Episode: "Seattle, WA"
  • Mt. Fuji Mega Burger
    17-layers of grass-fed beef katsu (panko-ed & fried), natural chicken katsu, pork katsu, egg, bacon, cheddar, American, pepperjack, Wasabi mayo, spicy mayo, Tonkatsu sauce & others
4.0 out of 5
696 ratings
serving inspired Japanese fusion
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Le Pichet: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Le PichetSee Le Pichet Video
(924 ratings)

1933 1st Ave Map It!
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 256-1499
www.lepichetseattle.com
  • Raclette Savoyarde
    Raclette cheese (aged 3-5 mo.) melted in small skillet which you pour on quartered seasoned potatoes on a plate that is served w/ charcuterie (plate of sliced prepared meat products and pickles); looks good
4.0 out of 5
924 ratings
opened in 2000; 32-seat restaurant specializing in the regional cuisine and wine of France; "Best French Restaurant"-Seattle Weekly (2009)
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Lola: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
LolaSee Lola Video
(3247 ratings)

2000 4th Ave Map It!
Seattle, WA 98121
(206) 441-1430
tomdouglas.com/index.php?...
  • Made to Order Donuts
4.0 out of 5
3247 ratings
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  • Salmon Chowder
    more brothy (& less creamy) than traditional New England chowder; looks good
4.0 out of 5
860 ratings
Throwdown: Bobby Flay lost [recipe]; founded in 1996; located in Pike Place Fish Market
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Pam's Kitchen: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(222 ratings)

1715 N 45th St Map It!
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 696-7010
www.pams-kitchen.com
  • Curried Goat Roti
    pan-fried flat w/ goat along w/ lightly curried potatoes, garbanzo beans & salad w/ dairy-free house dressing; looks good
  • Dhal Puri
    tortilla-like flat bread; thin chickpea filled roti seasoned with cumin, fresh cilantro and garlic; traditionally served wrapped but can also be served on the side; enjoyed by itself or with a side dish; used for scooping, sopping & wrapping
  • Pelau
    like a "Trinidad Jambalaya"; boneless dark & white chicken swimming in an ocean of chopped carrots, celery, and white rice browned by pigeon peas or red beans; looks good
4.0 out of 5
222 ratings
"The best Caribbean food in Seattle" (from its website); written up in more than 30 food review sites and magazines; moved from original airing location (5000 University Way NE); Other Recipes: Aloo Pies
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As Seen On:
Man v. Food, Episode: "Seattle"
  • Double Bacon Deluxe w/Cheese
    burger; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1161 ratings
opened in 1994; award-winning burgers; "one of the 20 Hamburgers You Must Eat Before You Die"-Oprah Show & GQ Magazine (from it's website); milk shakes and onion rings voted "best in country"
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Revel: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
RevelSee Revel Video
(1207 ratings)

403 N 36th St Map It!
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 547-2040
www.revelseattle.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Messy"
  • Asparagus Pistachio Olive Chutney Radicchio Rice Bowl
    name says it all; served w/ raw egg yolk (which makes it "messy") on white rice
4.0 out of 5
1207 ratings
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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Pizza"
  • Roasted Chanterelles Truffle Cheese Pizza
    crust is a 2-stage fermentation process and has similar consistency of focaccia bread; cheese w/ embedded black truffle streaks imported from Italy; no tomato sauce
4.0 out of 5
3614 ratings
"a pizzeria with a bread baker's soul" (from its website); pizzas cooked apple-wood-burning oven
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  • Turkey & White Bean Chili
    ground turkey, white beans & serrano chilies simmered in a hearty broth; order w/ "The Works" (shredded cheese that is blow-torched, sweet onions, diced tomatoes, sour cream, tortilla chips, cilantro, chives & a roasted jalapeno); you can even order chili poured on jalapeno mac n' cheese; looks good
  • Chili Verde
4.0 out of 5
291 ratings
opened in 2008; bar-grunge decor; live music available (check calendar on website)
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Donut Paradise
  • Old Fashion Doughnuts
    best seller
4.0 out of 5
1523 ratings
opened in 2002; vintage art deco décor
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Toulouse Petit: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(3339 ratings)

601 N Queen Anne Ave Map It!
Seattle, WA 98119
(206) 432-9069
www.toulousepetit.com
  • Cured Pork Cheeks Confit Hash
    $6 at airtime; part of Toulouse 'Breakfast Happy Hour'; available only M-F, 9-11AM; looks good
4.0 out of 5
3339 ratings
"culinary diversity and range from traditional Creole and French Quarter menu choices to traditional Parisian and French preparations to more innovative dishes" (from it's website)
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Voula's Offshore Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Voula's Offshore Cafe
(540 ratings)

658 NE Northlake Way Map It!
Seattle, WA 98105
(206) 634-0183
voulasoffshore.com
  • Chinese Pancake
    plate-sized pancake w/ minced ham & egg inside
  • Greek Hobo
    Greek sausage, onions, mushrooms, hash browns & eggs scrambled together & topped w/ Feta cheese; looks good
  • Smokey the Salmon (Smoked Salmon Scramble)
4.0 out of 5
540 ratings
since 1984; Other Recipes: Hobo (sausage hash)
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Beth's Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Beth's Cafe
(1224 ratings)

7311 Aurora Ave N Map It!
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 782-5588
www.bethscafe.com
  • 12-Egg Omelet
  • Southwestern Exposure
    challenge - 12 egg, 5 lb omelet w/ hash browns; Adam lost
3.5 out of 5
1224 ratings
#26 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown);
#4 (World's Best Places to Pig Out); est. 1954; started as a nickel slots gambling parlor, now a full restaurant; "Best Place to Cure a Hangover" (Seattle Magazine)
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As Seen On:
Top 5 Restaurants, Episode: "Best Bar Food"
  • Baby Back Ribs
    dry rubbed, oven-cooked in plastic wrap & foil, deep-fried & coated in sweet Thai sesame sauce; looks good
3.5 out of 5
291 ratings
#2 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Bar Food); friendly neighborhood sports pub
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  • Kefthethes
    Greek favorite: Ground lamb and beef patties with onions, eggs, garlic and a whole lot of herbs and spices.Baked in a red sauce, topped with feta; looks good
  • Lamb Gyro Platter
    looks good
3.5 out of 5
157 ratings
used to be an auto repair shop; owner gave his mom a quarter of the shop to cook which eventually turned to full-blown restaurant; Other Recipes: Solomo Kleftiko
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Seafood Paradise
  • Alder Smoked King Salmon
    house specialty; combination of smoky & sweet; smoked daily; looks good
  • Cioppino
    popular dish; tomato-based seafood stew w/ salmon, prawns, mussels, clams & scallops
3.5 out of 5
455 ratings
since 1982; local favorite at Pike Place Market; fresh seafood; written up in Seattle's Weekly & W Magazine; motto: "Fresh Fish at a Fair Price"; long lines
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