Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Copperleaf Restaurant

18525 36th Ave. S. Send to Phone
206-901-9268 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
Farm-to-table Pacific Northwest cuisine complemented by a well-composed wine list.
Your Opinion
Add your own review

Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner daily
Features

* Click here for rating key

Dining room at Copperleaf Restaurant, Seattle, WA

Copperleaf Restaurant Restaurant Review

: Executive chef Mark Bodinet, formerly of The French Laundry, brings his skills and culinary insights to the Northwest. His finesse with local and sustainable ingredients makes Copperleaf, located at Cedarbrook Lodge tucked away off the beaten path in SeaTac, a destination worth seeking out. Elegance extends beyond the plate to the expanded dining room, where a towering stone fireplace creates an intimate atmosphere with a wine country vibe. During summer months, an outdoor terrace overlooking lush gardens is ideal for lunch. The seasonally inspired menu changes daily and may be ordered à la carte, but we recommend the tasting menu, perhaps paired with carefully selected wines. Appetizers have included two delicate pickled Taylor's Shellfish oysters served with jasmine granité and lemon verbena, or spot prawns with a piquant pepper sauce and a side of almond milk. A composed salad of miniature vegetables was served with crispy crumbles of Niçoise olives. Other standout dishes are the roasted Hawaiian cobia fish, foie gras served with Mission figs and roasted porcini mushrooms, and a tender saddle of lamb with preserved grapes and roasted shallots. Tiny individual carrot cakes and malted milk ice cream are accompanied by velvety banana chiboust. Beverages include Theo's Hot Chocolate Pot for two, presented with Japanese tea ceremony style. A thoughtful, well-balanced wine list with a range of price points focuses on Northwest varietals.

User Ratings & Reviews for Copperleaf Restaurant
 



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.