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SkyCity at the Needle

400 Broad St. Send to Phone
206-905-2100 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
Dine in the clouds with a 360-degree view of Seattle.
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Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly, Brunch Sat.-Sun.
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Dining room at SkyCity at the Needle, Seattle, WA

SkyCity at the Needle Restaurant Review

: At the top of what may be Seattle's most famous structure --- the Space Needle from the 1962 World's Fair --- this continually rotating restaurant matches its menu with a 360-degree view. Classic Pacific Northwest-inspired dishes include starters such as Dungeness crab cakes, local oysters and prosciutto-wrapped bites of Seattle's own Beecher's cheese. Entrées, which are listed with suggested wine pairings, may range from wild king salmon with raspberry beurre rouge, chervil potatoes and sugar snap peas to New York strip steak with duck fat frites. For dessert, the Lunar Orbiter is a must --- it has been on the menu since the restaurant first opened. The wine list offers a good selection of well-priced Washington wines, and service is professional and welcoming. Brunch is a special opportunity to experience the views for less money. One bonus to dining at SkyCity: The cost of taking the elevator to the Space Needle's Observation Deck ($21 for general admission/$19 online) is included with your restaurant reservation. Subtract this from the cost of your meal, and the bill will seem downright appealing.

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