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Best American Restaurants in Capitol Hill / First Hill


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A photo of Lark restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Capitol Hill / First Hill
Booked 28 times today
Happily tucked in the heart of Seattle, Lark epitomizes a unique and wild flair of Contemporary American cuisine. It's no surprise that Lark receives boundless warmth from its patrons, continually hailed for its exceptional food quality, and service. With menu offerings that cater to a wide range of dietary preferences, Lark innovatively crafts a culinary experience that balances modern American stylings, comfort-food essence, and intricate culinary artistry. The seared tuna, salmon appetizer, cannelloni, and lemon cheesecake are celebrated for their delicacy. Moreover, Lark's vegetarian options garner specific praise for their creativity. Overall, patrons recurrently underscore that Lark's warm ambiance, exceptional service and sumptuous dishes make it a ‘must-go’ when visiting Seattle.
A photo of Oddfellows Cafe + Bar restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Capitol Hill / First Hill
Booked 24 times today
Oddfellows Cafe + Bar is an acclaimed American cuisine restaurant that never disappoints. Patrons applaud the restaurant's excellent service, beautiful atmosphere, and thoughtfully crafted dishes. The food resonates comfort, from the beet salad and mac & cheese to the unique Niçoise salad and delicious ice cream. The restaurant's ability to satisfy both omnivorous and vegan patrons highlights its versatility. Some reviews describe the restaurant as "the best place in town for brunch, birthday parties, first dates, or drinks alone," with "lovely service and beyond delicious food." Even those who have only visited once regret not being locals, so they could frequent this gem more often. Whether it's for the gnocchi with oxtail sauce or a simple BLT with added turkey, Oddfellows Cafe + Bar is a testament to great American cuisine.
A photo of Violet restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Capitol Hill / First Hill
Booked 4 times today
Violet is a highly-regarded American cuisine restaurant, with guests lauding the attentive and friendly service, as well as the consistently excellent quality of the food. With a menu that changes regularly, customers particularly enjoy the 5-course American Omakase, a tasting menu that showcases the best of contemporary American cuisine. Numerous reviews highlight the beautifully presented, delicious dishes, enhanced by the restaurant's comfortable and intimate atmosphere. Particularly memorable are the roast pork and the risotto, which have been described as 'incredible' and 'in its own league' respectively. Violet's wine selection, particularly the pairing options with the Omakase menu, is also highly praised. The restaurant provides an exceptional dining experience, making it a must-visit spot for any American food enthusiast.
A photo of Skillet Diner at Capitol Hill restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Capitol Hill / First Hill
Booked 34 times today
Skillet Diner at Capitol Hill is a gem of Contemporary American cuisine, highly recommended by its patrons for both its fantastic ambiance and delightful food. Guests rave about their "authentic American brunch", praising the quick service and the freshness of the dishes. They are particularly fond of the unique creations like caramelized pineapple Bellini, chicken and waffles, and a variety of mimosas. Some long-time fans trace their love for Skillet back to its food truck days in downtown Seattle. Despite the bustling vibe, the staff's attentiveness and professionalism never falter, ensuring a great overall dining experience. This restaurant truly encapsulates the American dining spirit with its vibrant, fun atmosphere and incredible food.
A photo of OOLA Capitol Hill restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Capitol Hill / First Hill
Booked 5 times today
We always leave ample space for walk-in's so come on over! Party's over 6 people, give us a call or send a direct message on our website. OOLA Capitol Hill offers craft cocktails showcasing OOLA spirits, elevated bar snacks and PNW casual fine dining, shared plates, driven by the seasons. Executive Chef Elizabeth Blacker creates photo-worthy share plates with the freshest seasonal ingredients with a Pacific Northwest flair.Nestled in a private courtyard on Union Street between 14th and 15th, OOLA Capitol Hill is a gem of a building with two garage doors opening onto a patio shaded by mature Japanese Maple trees. With 11 seats at the bar and 22 on the floor, it is one of the rare intimate community treasures that make Seattle a marvel. We also have a Private Dining Room for parties from 8-20.
A photo of a stir (formerly Capitol Cider) restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Capitol Hill / First Hill
Booked 8 times today
Capitol Cider has set itself apart as an exceptional Contemporary American cuisine restaurant. Located in Seattle, the restaurant has garnered rave reviews for its allergy-friendly menu. Not only does it offer a wide range of delicious dishes from hearty salads to scrumptious entrees, but the entire kitchen is also 100% gluten-free. The restaurant's commitment to accommodating dietary restrictions without compromising flavor has not gone unnoticed. Reviewers mention being "able to eat safely and enjoy a delicious meal," with one added that as someone with celiac disease, they "loved not having to worry about cross contamination." It's not just the food that has customers raving, but the restaurant's outstanding selection of ciders and a well-informed and hospitable staff have also received high praise.
A photo of Jimmy's on Broadway restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Capitol Hill / First Hill
Booked 2 times today
Jimmy's on Broadway is a local gem, known for its comforting and hearty American food that particularly shines during the holiday season. The reviews assert that it is a staple for both locals and travelers, providing a warm, inviting atmosphere alongside delicious, well-prepared food. It's recommended for its consistency in delivering high-quality brunches and lunches, complemented by excellent service. Patrons have praised the varied menu, considerable portion sizes, and notably, their delightful blueberry pancakes. Customer service is also highlighted, especially for being accommodating to all age ranges and needs. Jimmy's on Broadway effortlessly captures the essence of comfort food cuisine.
A photo of The Tin Table restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Capitol Hill / First Hill
Booked 2 times today
"The Tin Table" is highly praised by customers for its exquisite Northwest cuisine, blending tradition with innovation in an impressive atmosphere. Nestled within the grandest ballroom on the west coast, this restaurant has mastered the art of transforming the space into a magnificent dining experience. The food, from the popular Floozy Burger to the smoked salmon appetizer, is consistently described as flavorful and perfectly cooked. The "hands down amazing" chimichurri and delightful cranberry rosemary lemon drops are unforgettable according to reviews. The superb service, inviting ambiance, and clever touchless menu and ordering system also earn high marks from diners. The Tin Table has not only survived but thrived in the pandemic, ensuring a memorable culinary journey that keeps customers, like the one celebrating their 50th birthday, coming back time after time.
A photo of The George restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 24 times today
The George, located in the historic Olympic Hotel, is celebrated for its exceptional Contemporary American cuisine. Diners praise The George for transforming a space of iconic heritage into a modern, light-filled venue, which complements its ambitious dining experience. Notably, the George's menu choices, spanning oysters, onion soup, duck breast, and spiced apple cake, are hailed for their deliciousness and presentation quality. The service is consistently applauded as outstanding, providing knowledgeable recommendations that enhance the dining experience. Despite some finding it a bit pricey, reviews overwhelmingly endorse The George as worth every penny for its excellent food, fabulous service, and spectacular ambiance.
A photo of Toulouse Petit Kitchen & Lounge restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Queen Anne
Booked 95 times today
Toulouse Petit Kitchen & Lounge is praised for its excellent American cuisine. The menu is packed with a variety of options, imparting authentic flavours of the country. Reviewers extol the multiple seafood options, applauding items like the Dungeness Crab Imperial and Pan-Seared Line Caught Fresh Halibut. The Grimaud Farms Muscovy Duck also receives rave reviews. Patrons express satisfaction with the extensive menu, describing it as "full of so many yummy things." Others commend the atmosphere, describing it as "always lively and fun" and "very romantic." One reviewer asserts that their Cajun cuisine is "as good and possibly better than NOLA," signifying the restaurant's adherence to traditional American flavors.
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