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The Best Restaurants in Seattle

The Willows Inn presents modern Pacific Northwest cuisine infused with local ingredients

We have dined at many Seattle area restaurants, and we want to share with you the top restaurants in the Seattle region. Whether you are looking for the highest-rated Seattle restaurants when it comes to food, or the most romantic, or the best seafood, you can follow these top 10 Seattle restaurant lists and recommendations. Here you can discover the best restaurants in Seattle in a number of different categories.

TOP 10 SEATTLE RESTAURANT LISTS

Oysters at MistralKitchen, one of the best restaurants in Seattle

Brunch

Burgers

Business Dining

Food Ratings

Italian

Mother's Day Brunch

Northwest Cuisine

Outdoor Dining

Pizza

Romantic

Seafood

Steakhouses

Small Plates

Special Occasions

Steakhouses

Sushi

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Wine Bars

Wine List



BEST SEATTLE RESTAURANTS BY CATEGORY

Altura is one of the most romantic restaurants in Seattle
With so many great restaurants in Seattle, it can be difficult to narrow a list down to just 10 restaurants to be featured in a particular culinary category. These lists below offer more suggestions for the best seafood, steakhouses and more.

Barbecue

Breakfast

Brunch

Cheap Eats

Happy Hour

Heart-Healthy

Ice Cream

Kid-Friendly

Outdoor Dining

Romantic

Seafood

Steakhouses

Value Restaurants

BEST SEATTLE HOLIDAY RESTAURANTS

GAYOT has you covered for the holidays with ideas on where to dine out for Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve in Seattle. Find out where to take that special someone for a romantic meal on Valentine's Day.

Easter Brunch

Mother's Day

New Year's Eve

St. Patrick's Day

Thanksgiving

Valentine's Day


RESTAURANT AWARDS 2014

Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.