The biscuits here are not particularly groundbreaking. But one of them in particular is outrageously great enough to make this guide, and that’s The MacGregor. It contains bacon from Bavarian Meats, flagship cheddar from Beecher’s, and caramelized onion. You want this thing.
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Matt’s In The Market
Matt’s In The Market is a Pike Place institution for seafood and upscale American dishes.
Don’t overlook Kastoori Grill just because it’s next to the Pike Place madness - it’s one of the best Indian spots downtown.
Elliott’s Oyster House
There’s no doubt that Elliot’s Oyster House is fratty, but the excellent patio and quality seafood means it’s still a good place to hang downtown.
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Opus Co. is a tiny neighborhood restaurant in Greenwood serving food that’s both highly creative and delicious.
Tipsy Cow Burger Bar
Tipsy Cow is a good place for people who want great beer with their great burger.
Copine is an elegant American/French spot in Ballard that’s great for a special occasion or date.
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Bakery Nouveau is an excellent Capitol Hill bakery we like most for the twice baked almond croissant and croque monsieur.
DeLaurenti Food & Wine
Delaurenti is an Italian grocery and cafe Downtown that serves things like pizza, baked goods, sandwiches, and charcuterie.
Tankard & Tun
Tankard & Tun is a restaurant Downtown at Pike Place that serves beer from Pike Brewing Co. and upscale pub food.
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