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The Best Restaurants
in Seattle



Need help planning your next night out? GAYOT has rounded up the best restaurants in Seattle for your eating pleasure, whether you want to satisfy a craving for pizza or find a restaurant with a serious wine list.

TOP 10 SEATTLE RESTAURANT LISTS

Browse these top 10 lists of the best restaurants in Seattle for a variety of cuisines (Sushi, Italian, etc.) and dining categories (brunch, outdoor dining, romantic).

Barbecue

Brunch

Burgers

Business Dining

Cheap Eats

Food Ratings

Heart-Healthy

Ice Cream

Italian

Mother's Day Brunch

Northwest Cuisine

Outdoor Dining

Pizza

Romantic

Seafood

Steakhouses

Small Plates

Special Occasions

Steakhouses

Thanksgiving

Sushi

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Wine Bars

Wine List



BEST SEATTLE RESTAURANTS
BY CATEGORY


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 suggestions for the best steakhouses and more.

Breakfast

Brunch

Happy Hour



Kid-Friendly

Steakhouses

Value Restaurants

BEST SEATTLE HOLIDAY RESTAURANTS

GAYOT has you covered for the holidays with restaurant suggestions. Raise a toast on New Year's Eve or a pint on St. Patrick's Day. Find out where to take that special someone for a romantic meal on Valentine's Day. There are also round-ups of the best restaurants for brunch on Easter and Mother’s Day in Seattle.

Easter Brunch

Mother's Day

New Year's Eve

St. Patrick's Day

Thanksgiving

Valentine's Day


RESTAURANT AWARDS

GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Awards honor America's best chefs, as well as promising newcomers and a top restaurateur.