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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Neighbourhood
“Arguably the best spot to walk in Seattle's south end. The peninsula juts out into Lake Washington, providing beach access, water views, old-growth forest, nesting eagles, and views of Mt. Rainier. ”
  • 134 locals recommend
Park
“Seattle's oldest park is still one of the most popular parks in the city. This park is such a gem to have in the midst of our city. A fantastic play area for children and many wonderful walking paths to explore.”
  • 107 locals recommend
Park
“It's a half mile walk around the well manicured park, and has large waterfalls and a moat with lots of ducks along the park. The children's play section is very well designed with many different kinds of play areas. It's fun for kids and adults alike, there are always many people in the park!”
  • 31 locals recommend
Café
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“Our favorite. Excellent breakfast/lunch cafe with fresh pastries, excellent coffee and always art on the wall! It is an entirely vegetarian cafe with plenty of vegan meals and pastries as well. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Park
“Great park for kids, couples and dogs. Water access, stunning walks, super fun playground and dog park. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Jude's is a charming local spot for southern-inspired dishes and tasty drinks. Great place for brunch (typically not too crowded) and kid friendly.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Excellent wine department. Underground parking garage. No need to get rained on!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Great bar for some pub food and a little local history about the Island. Watch football and soccer games with the locals over a beer.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
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“Where the locals eat in Bellevue. A high class yet laid back, casual and fun atmosphere, restaurant & bar, famous for great seafood, big steaks and the Crispy Garlic Chicken. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
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“It's a restaurant. I'm not sure why Air BNB won't let me select that category. Anyway, they serve organic food and it's very good. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
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“A really great burger can be found here along with a great atmosphere if you just want to have a few drinks.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Ramen Restaurant
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“Authentic Japanese ramen noodle restaurant. The best in the city! Their waiters are friendly. There's always a long line, but it's worth the wait.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
“Pritchard Beach is just down the road from the studio. There's a wetland park as well to the south. Good birding for those with that skill. And if you happen to be at the studio around father's day Pritchard Beach offers a one-of-a-kind slip-n-slide spectacle...once a year. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Fried Chicken Restaurant
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“Yum. Chicken and Waffles and more. For those who don't mind a bit of cholesterol. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“This is the friendliest grocery store in town. It has conventional products and items, but also produce is organic and they have tons of orgnaic/natural/earth-friendly products. Their meats aren't usually organic but are without hormones. You can find organic chicken and beef at the QFC. Head into Bellevue for Whole Foods for bigger selection of meats.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 6 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Jude's is a charming local spot for southern-inspired dishes and tasty drinks. Great place for brunch (typically not too crowded) and kid friendly.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
“Great bar for some pub food and a little local history about the Island. Watch football and soccer games with the locals over a beer.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
“Where the locals eat in Bellevue. A high class yet laid back, casual and fun atmosphere, restaurant & bar, famous for great seafood, big steaks and the Crispy Garlic Chicken. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
“It's a restaurant. I'm not sure why Air BNB won't let me select that category. Anyway, they serve organic food and it's very good. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
“A really great burger can be found here along with a great atmosphere if you just want to have a few drinks.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Ramen Restaurant
“Authentic Japanese ramen noodle restaurant. The best in the city! Their waiters are friendly. There's always a long line, but it's worth the wait.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Fried Chicken Restaurant
“Yum. Chicken and Waffles and more. For those who don't mind a bit of cholesterol. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 6 locals recommend

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