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The 38 Essential Seattle Restaurants, October '14

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It's time to update the Eater 38, the answer to any question that begins, "Can you recommend a restaurant?" Not to be confused with the Eater Heatmap, this group covers the entire city, spans a myriad of cuisines, and collectively satisfies all of your restaurant needs. Every quarter, we'll be adding pertinent restaurants that were omitted, have newly become eligible (restaurants must be at least six months old), or have stepped up their game. (As a reminder, these restaurants are not ranked, they're alphabetized.)

This time, three new inclusions: Juicebox, The London Plane, and Red Cow. And because we had to make room for the newbies, three eliminations: Ma'ono Fried Chicken & Whisky, the now shuttered La Bete, and Aragona. Vespolina, the restaurant that has replaced Aragona, will be up for consideration after it's been open for six months.

Is your favorite restaurant not on the list? Feel free to nominate it for inclusion in the comments or send it to the tipline.

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Art of the Table

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Bar Sajor

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Brimmer & Heeltap

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Cafe Campagne

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Cascina Spinasse

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Delancey

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Fonda La Catrina

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Gastropod

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Green Leaf Vietnamese Restaurant

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Il Corvo

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It may no longer be the buzziest restaurant in town (although Bon Appetit named it one of the 10 Best New Restaurants in America 2013, along with neighbor Whale Wins), but this French/Korean fusion restaurant continues to inspire. Weekend brunch is also notable: an urban barbecue format that features a communal table filled with all sorts of buffet goodies.

juicebox

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Kedai Makan

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La Carta De Oaxaca

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La Medusa

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Le Pichet

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Little Uncle

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Mamnoon

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Marination Ma Kai

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Matt's in the Market

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Miyabi 45th

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Paseo Caribbean Restaurant

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Red Cow

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Rock Creek Seafood & Spirits

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Sitka and Spruce

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Terra Plata

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The London Plane

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