25 "Classic Establishment" restaurants in Seattle.
The Pink Door is part circus burlesque, part Italian restaurant, and is one of the best dining experiences you can have in Seattle.
Kedai Makan is a Malaysian restaurant on Capitol Hill that serves amazing food well worth the long wait times.
Marination is the concession stand from you childhood, but with actually great Korean fusion food - and the best views in Seattle.
Shiro’s in Belltown will serve you some seriously great sushi - with no pretense, and no distractions.
Monster Dog is a hot dog cart in Capitol Hill with a chaotic line on the weekends and the best Seattle dog in town.
Glo’s is a no-frills Capitol Hill diner serving giant pancakes and perfect hash browns. Just expect a line to eat them.
Beecher’s Handmade Cheese is a downtown staple in Pike Place Market with great mac and cheese and panini.
Matt’s In The Market is a Pike Place institution for seafood and upscale American dishes.
Ray’s doesn’t have the best seafood in Seattle (or even Ballard), but when the sun comes out, the patio here is where you want to be.
Paseo is a legendary Caribbean sandwich shop in Fremont. You’ll like it, but it’s not the best Carribbean sandwich in Seattle - that’s Un Bien.
Maneki in the International District is one of the oldest restaurants in Seattle. Come here to eat sushi and other Japanese plates in a tatami room.
Duke’s Seafood & Chowder is a Seattle seafood institution in Green Lake.
Toulouse Petit is a cajun institution in Queen Anne that serves excellent food.