2019 Best Small Plates Restaurants in Seattle Area

Best Tapas in Seattle

Sometimes there are so many delectable options on a menu that it's nearly impossible to pick just one for an entrée.

Presented in alphabetical order, these top small plates restaurants in Seattle serve more manageable portions that are perfect for sharing.
 
Mediterranean, Small Plates, Tapas
13/20
A peaceful, dark setting designed to showcase a wide variety of Mediterranean-inspired dishes. See More

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Barnacle
QB
An aperitivo bar adjacent to chef Renee Erickson's The Walrus and the Carpenter. See More
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12/20
A lively gastropub in the heart of hip Belltown. See More
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Essex

New American, Bar, Small Plates
12/20
Expect a fresh-from-the-hearth style of cooking and homespun details in the drinks at this small bar in Ballard. See More
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The Harvest Vine
14/20
Tapas served in a pleasant neighborhood setting. See More
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South American, Bar, Small Plates
11/20
A comfortable bar where cocktails come first, but Latin food isn't far behind. See More
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7/

Lark

New American, Pacific Northwest, Small Plates
Lark
14/20
Northwest-inspired plates and pastas served in an open, modern dining space on Capitol Hill. See More

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Pintxo

Spanish, Tapas, Small Plates
13/20
Spanish-style tapas and beverages offered in Seattle’s Belltown neighborhood. See More

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14/20
Seasonal small plates featuring hyper-local ingredients at Seattle’s Melrose Market. See More

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