Standard is an excellent spot to get some friends together for beers, especially if it’s nice out and you can find a spot on the patio. Everything they brew is great, from IPAs to fruitier things. If you’re hungry, they also have a nice lineup of hot and cold sandwiches
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L’Oursin is a French restaurant in the Central District that serves natural wine and a great burger that you can only get at the bar on Mondays.
Central Smoke is a spot in the Central District that serves Asian-inspired barbecue and great cocktails.
Ba Bar in Central District is our favorite Vietnamese spot in town. Hit it late-night for best results.
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Ray’s doesn’t have the best seafood in Seattle (or even Ballard), but when the sun comes out, the patio here is where you want to be.
The Other Coast Cafe
Other Coast Cafe is a mini sandwich chain for hot and cold baguette sandwiches. This one’s in Capitol Hill.
Witness is a Southern-style brunch spot in Capitol Hill that makes you feel like you’re in Georgia. That’s a good thing.
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Fremont Brewing Company
Fremont Brewing is one of the best places to have a beer outside in Seattle. They don’t have food, but you can bring in your own.
Perihelion Brewery is a neighborhood spot in Beacon Hill with great beer and solid American bar snacks.
Ghostfish Brewing Company
Ghostfish Brewing Company is a brewery in Sodo with gluten-free beer and a gluten-free kitchen making American pub food.
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