Compared to other coffee shops in the more congested areas of South Lake Union (like on Westlake), Fresh Flours is a pretty calm place to momentarily escape your office. The coffee’s pretty great by itself or alongside one of their tasty Japanese pastries, like green tea macarons or red bean bars. They also have a ton cozy sofas and tables in here that get plenty of sun pouring in from the windows.
More spots in South Lake UnionSee more
The Butcher’s Table
The Butcher’s Table is a steakhouse in South Lake Union that’s perfect for a special occasion lunch or dinner.
Evergreens Salad South Lake Union
Evergreens is a Seattle chain of casual salad spots, and the South Lake Union one is extremely worthy of your lunch break.
More Bakery/Cafe spotsSee more
Morsel is an all-day cafe in the University District that serves excellent biscuit creations.
Suggested by our writers
Mr. West Cafe Bar
Mr. West Cafe is an attractive espresso bar and all day cafe with substantial food downtown.
We avoid superlatives, but Vivace probably makes the best espresso in the city. Hit the Capitol Hill location for its proximity to Sunrise Tacos.
Capitol Coffee Works
If you’re looking for a pleasant place for a coffee and to get some work done, Capitol Coffee Works has your back.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more