Listen. Do not walk past Cafe Presse without going inside and ordering a croque madame alongside a bowl of salted fries (with lemony mayo) and a hazelnut butter lettuce salad. Do not leave without eating these things and subsequently feeling like you’re the protagonist in some kind of sophisticated French movie. We’re glad we had this talk.
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Our favorite places in the city to eat French food, which means a lot of excellent steak frites.
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R&M Dessert Bar
R&M Dessert Bar is a bakery and wine bar in Capitol Hill serving late-night dessert.
Dino’s Tomato Pie
Dino’s is one of few places in Seattle that knows how to do New York pizza. It’s one of our favorite spots in Cap Hill for dinner and drinks.
The Tin Table
Tin Table is upstairs in the Oddfellows Building in Capitol Hill, and it’s a perfect place to grab a casual cocktail and some bar snacks.
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Deep Dive is an underwater-themed bar in South Lake Union that has excellent cocktails and fancy small plates.
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The Walrus And The Carpenter
There are a lot of oysters in Seattle, and Walrus And The Carpenter has some of the very best. Hit the Ballard spot for excellent seafood and drinks.
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