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Best Seattle Cheap Eats


Where can you go for a good-quality meal that won't break the bank? Gather the change out of your piggy bank and sofa cushions and take it to one of GAYOT's selections for the best cheap eats.

Baguette Box Sandwiches
Quick Bite
1203 Pine St.
Seattle, WA 98101
Menu
The typical deli sandwich takes a tasty turn toward Asia. More...

Country Dough Chinese
Quick Bite
Pike Place Market
1916 Pike Pl., Ste. 14
Seattle, WA 98101

Sichuan street food in Pike Place Market. More...

Delicatus American
12/20
103 1st Ave. S.
Seattle, WA 98104

Chef-driven sandwiches and smart takes on classic combos in Pioneer Square. More...

Geraldine's Counter American
12/20
4872 Rainier Ave. S.
Seattle, WA 98118
Menu
Upscale takes on diner and comfort food favorites. More...

Great State Burger Burgers
Quick Bite
2041 7th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121

The original outpost of this local, organic burger chain. More...

Huong Binh Vietnamese
11/20
1207 S. Jackson St., Ste. 104
Seattle, WA 98144
Menu
Enjoy a taste of central Vietnam in central Seattle. More...

Il Corvo Pasta Italian
12/20
217 James St.
Seattle, WA 98104

Fresh pasta presented at refreshing prices. More...

La Carta de Oaxaca Mexican
12/20
5431 Ballard Ave. NW
Seattle, WA 98107
Menu
Oaxacan cuisine tinged with Northwest spirit and paired with freshly-made margaritas. More...

Malena's Taco Shop Mexican
Quick Bite
620 W. McGraw St.
Seattle, WA 98119
Menu
Get a Mexican food fix fast at this Queen Anne taco shop. More...

Marination Ma Kai Hawaiian
12/20
1660 Harbor Ave. SW
Seattle, WA 98126
Menu
Water views, sunshine and lots of “aloha” vibes set the stage for the Hawaiian-inspired menu. More...

Ping’s Dumpling House Chinese
Quick Bite
508 S. King St.
Seattle, WA 98104

Handmade dumplings served in the style of Qingdao province. More...

Red Bowls Korean
Quick Bite
812 3rd Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104

A fast, fresh and fun lunch spot downtown serving Korean/Japanese rice bowls. More...

Salumi Italian
Quick Bite
Dining Room at Salumi, Seattle, WA 309 Third Ave. S.
Seattle, WA 98104
Menu
House-cured meats and classic Italian-style sandwiches at Pioneer Square. More...

Tamarind Tree Vietnamese
13/20
Dining Room at Tamarind Tree, Seattle, WA 1036 S. Jackson, Ste. A
Seattle, WA 98104
Menu
Elegantly presented Vietnamese dishes served from the corner of a strip mall. More...


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