Pike Place is kind of a crowded mess, but Jarrbar is a little cocktail bar removed from all of the craziness. It reminds us of a galley-style kitchen in a studio apartment, but we can’t think of anywhere else we’d rather drink a gin fizz alongside some jamon Iberico and crackers. We also really like the smoked salmon rilettes.
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Pike Place is a vortex of food stands, restaurants, and bars. Here are the 34 best places the market has to offer.
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Delicatus Benaroya Hall
Delicatus is a downtown sandwich shop with big, messy, delicious creations. Get the Mud Honey.
Pasta Casalinga is a small spot downtown at Pike Place for inexpensive homemade pasta.
Bar Taglio is an Italian restaurant Downtown that specializes in Roman-style pizza by the slice.
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It doesn’t get much better than having a Spanish brunch on Terra Plata’s rooftop garden in Capitol Hill. We like it for Monday night paella too.
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The Pink Door
The Pink Door is part circus burlesque, part Italian restaurant, and is one of the best dining experiences you can have in Seattle.
New Luck Toy
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