Seattle's restaurant scene is hot stuff: New establishments open at an impressive clip, attracting the lion's share of media attention, while others seem to have cemented their permanent placement in the collective psyche.
But what of the hidden gems, the neighborhood favorites that make outstanding food without the praise showered on the shinier spots? Maybe they're way off the beaten path. Maybe they don't have dedicated PR teams.
Whatever the case, they deserve more love. With that in mind, here's a map highlighting 13 of Seattle's seriously underrated restaurants. If you notice any changes to services listed or have suggestions for additions to consider, send us a tip.
Note: All of the places listed offer takeout and/or delivery options, but a handful also have limited onsite seating based on what’s currently allowed. The level of service offered is indicated on each map point. However, this should not be taken as endorsement for dining in, as there are still safety concerns: for updated information on local coronavirus cases, please visit the official King County COVID page. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines.Read More