La Marzocco Cafe is a huge garage space that doubles as the headquarters for KEXP radio, so the soundtrack you hear while you’re typing away is actually the live radio show in the room over. We realized this when we saw some guy in a booth lip-synching whatever was coming through the loudspeakers incredibly well. The espresso options are complex and delicious, and there are a bunch of tasty pastries available, too. If it’s nice out, sit near the patio so you can get a good view of the Space Needle. Also important: they have coffee soft serve.
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