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Top bookstore recommendations from locals

Park
“Walk up Olive Way, then north on Broadway and east on Aloha to Volunteer Park. Walk to the top of the water tower for the BEST VIEW in Seattle.”
  • 294 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“If you’re a Starbucks lover, the roastery is a sweet treat! Sample some drinks off their special menu. ”
  • 193 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Looking for the nightlife? Like great restaurants and bars? Like to shop in boutique one-of-a kind places? Capital Hill is for you. The center of social life in Seattle, only 13 blocks from us, an easy walk, short bus ride, or quick Uber/Lfyt ride.”
  • 150 locals recommend
Bookshop
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“Seattle's largest and best bookstore. They have book readings almost every day, great recommendations and a cafe. It's right next to a lot of other great Capitol Hill shops and restaurants too. ”
  • 143 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Local favorite, has several vegan and gluten free options. Unique yet delicious ice cream flavors! Almost always a line out the door, but doesn’t disappoint!”
  • 140 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Amazing French style pastries and sandwiches. Great to eat there or bring home or to the park for a special dessert.”
  • 109 locals recommend
Park
“This is the hub of Capitol Hill. People are hanging out in this park all evening, especially in summer and the people watching is great. ”
  • 102 locals recommend
Diner
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“Breakfast all day, dinner options available later in the day, and surprisingly great cocktails.”
  • 109 locals recommend
Café
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“Oddfellows is both casual and cool. They have a solid brunch, lunch and dinner following and a very relaxed atmosphere. The food is simple, affordable and healthy. ”
  • 101 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Touring bands on the indie pop, rock and hip hip scene regularly perform here.”
  • 81 locals recommend
Bar
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“The most magical place to grab a drink, play some games. You feel like you're in a circus! Classic diner style.”
  • 99 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Momiji is expensive, but it is the most popular sushi on Capitol hill in a beautiful setting. But if you just want some decent, cheap sushi and tempura, I go to HaNa on Broadway all the time. ”
  • 80 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Located inside of nearby Volunteer Park, it has recently re-opened after a massive renovation of the building. A must see.”
  • 78 locals recommend
Pub
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“Lively, casual and hip restaurant with a great burger (order it medium), big salads and comfort food. Fun place to hang out with a very Seattle vibe. ”
  • 84 locals recommend
Indie Cinema
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“This quaint-and-quirky local favorite offers a unique dine-in movie theater experience. They frequently have events and often show classic pop favorites. My favorite experience was an interactive Jurassic Park event night. Highly recommend!”
  • 88 locals recommend
Malay Restaurant
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“One of my favorite restaurants in Seattle. Truly authentic and tasty Malaysian food.”
  • 72 locals recommend