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Best things to do in Seattle

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Indoor Play Area
“Aviation buffs, take note: The Museum of Flight is one of the largest air and space collections in the country, with an overwhelming number of things to see—like a Boeing lunar rover and an Air Force One from the Eisenhower era—and do, including NASA space shuttle trainer tours and flight simulators.”
142 locals recommend
Garden
“This formerly private Japanese garden has been preserved as a park. It is especially beautiful in the spring when the trees are blooming.”
77 locals recommend
Café
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“They always have rotating vegan baked goods that are excellent, and a fun little surprise for kiddos by the register.”
23 locals recommend
Café
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“At 10-12 minutes walking distance, this is one of the closest locations to the guest house. Full restaurant, bar, and bakery in historic stone building across the street from Lake Washington. ”
20 locals recommend
Light Rail Station
“ This is the nearest station for Seattle's light rail. You can get on here and go downtown or as far as the University of Washington. ”
13 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
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“Just get in a need a delicious bite, look no further than Krungthep Thai just across the main street from the home. This is a weekly favorite for me and my girlfriend.”
8 locals recommend
Bus Line
“Bus transit center located 1 mile south of the home. Great place to catch multiple bus lines. Additionally you can catch bus 131 across the street at 136th and 1st Ave South which will take you directly to the downtown core (no transfers!).”
5 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
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“Caring owners and truly amazing food. They make their own pita bread and it is delicious.”
7 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“This an old time favorite for all the locals. I love their pancake, still come there every so often! ”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
3 locals recommend
Fried Chicken Restaurant
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“Partially owned by local basketball legend Nate Robinson. The wings and sides are all on point!”
8 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“The closest supermarket with lots of ethnic ingredients, especially peppers. They do have take out and there is a Subway as well”
1 local recommends
Rental Car Location
“Potentially cheaper than the airport- Check the hours they are open! Great Service”
2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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Grocery or Supermarket
1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“Good service, huge serving size Mexican food & margaritas all at reasonable prices. Camarones a la diabla (devil shrimp) is my fav dish. On some weekend nights, they have a Mariachi band. ”
4 locals recommend