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Top cafe recommendations from locals

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
Vietnamese Restaurant
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“Yummy Vietnamese food with authentic flavor. If you are feeling a boozy brunch, they make a nice Moscow Mule. ”
  • 129 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“My "go to" place for simple, affordable French food in a lively, casual setting. Glasses of wine for as low as $4.00 and they are open until 1am. ”
  • 126 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
Coffee Shop
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“An import all the way from Portland! They have a beautiful coffee shop and specialize in single origin lightly roasted coffees. For aficionados and regular folks alike. Their hot chocolate is quite good too. ”
  • 75 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“The Pike Place Starbucks store, commonly called the Original Starbucks, is the first Starbucks store, established in 1971 at Pike Place Market in downtown”
  • 56 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Lovely European style cafe, one block from our building. Great for brunch or dinner.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Hyper-local plates and drinks in a homey, wood-accented locale
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“This is a great place to walk for breakfast or evening cocktail and dinner. We often grab a cocktail here before going to Umi Sake House. ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Don't get distracted by that "other" roastery down the block. Victrola has some of Seattle's most delicious coffee, and it's a homegrown alternative to that other corporate chain you might have seen. :)”
  • 48 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“I've traveled the world searching for the best cold brew and I found it's less than a 5 minute walk across the park. In all seriousness though, Cafe Vita's cold brew coffee is incredible!”
  • 44 locals recommend
Café
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“London Plane is incredibly special. Its in a gorgeous space with baked goods, flowers and small gift shop. The food is creative and beautiful, with a middle eastern influence. For foodies, this is something unique and not too expensive either. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Café
“Authentic and one-of-a-kind delicious crafted coffee. This is one of downtowns best kept secrets...”
  • 7 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Not on Capitol Hill but if you trek to pike place this is a classic cocktail/martini bar! ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Great food and interesting selection of wines from around the world! This is also where we had a celebration after getting married!”
  • 37 locals recommend
Donut Shop
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“The coffee is great and the donuts are even better. This flagship location on 5th Avenue is in an old auto dealership and has beautiful shiny floors. But there is another location on Capitol Hill and others around town. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Cupcake Shop
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“I love dessert, especially anything unique or specially prepared. Cupcake Royale has seasonal and classic flavors, if you like cake or cupcakes, you will find something you like here.”
  • 28 locals recommend