Burien is so much more than "that city near the airport." Here are the best spots in town to eat and drink.
August 3, 2023
Bakery Nouveau is a Seattle institution, and their Burien outpost is no different. Make sure a twice-baked almond croissant is part of your order.
For some of the best queso in the area, check out Centro, a Mexican spot in Burien that also serves great tacos and burritos.
Three Tree Point Store is a revitalized general store in Burien that serves sandwiches, pastries, and soft serve ice cream.
Marlaina's is a great Mediterranean restaurant in Burien that you should prioritize for pita and mezze.
Not to be confused with their Georgetown location, Smarty Pants in Burien is a great spot for sandwiches—especially Chicago-style italian beef.
For a tasty lunch involving meat-stuffed pastry, Australian Pie Co. in Burien is the place.
The name's a little on the nose, but it's true—Burien Pizzeria is a solid spot for pizza in Burien.
Vince's is an Italian restaurant in Burien with a standout meatball sub that overshadows the just-OK everything else.
Snack Gyro is a staple Burien spot for Mediterranean takeout—like gyros, fries, and falafel.
Burien Press is a cafe that we love for coffee and breakfast—don't forget to grab a biscuit.
Fireside is an excellent Midwest-themed restaurant in Burien that specializes in things like tater tot hot dish and Ritz-coated fried fish.
Carnitas Mr. Porky is a Mexican counter spot in Burien that serves the best carnitas in the Seattle metro area.
May 12, 2023
Birrieria Tijuana is a Mexican counter spot in Burien that specializes in (excellent) birria and cheese tacos.
September 21, 2022