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Best American Restaurants in West Seattle/Alki


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A photo of JaK's Grill - West Seattle restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • West Seattle/Alki
Booked 24 times today
Renowned as one of the finest establishments for Steak cuisine in the Seattle area, JaK's Grill in West Seattle consistently impresses guests with its culinary excellence. Patrons rave about the mouth-watering steaks that are touted as the 'best in town', each cooked to absolute perfection. The complementary sides, from unique potato dishes to sautéed mushrooms, are equally celebrated. The restaurant's ambiance is friendly yet intimate, making it a perfect choice for special occasions or laid-back dinners alike. The service is consistently praised, with guests appreciating the warm welcome, attentive servers, and exceptional staff who often go above and beyond for their customers. You'd be hard-pressed to find a savvier choice for steak lovers in Seattle than JaK's Grill.
A photo of Camp West restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • West Seattle/Alki
Booked 2 times today
Camp West is a celebrated American cuisine restaurant renowned for its delicious food and exceptional service. Numerous reviews have lauded their dishes like the chicken and dumplings, mushroom cassoulet, and the sizable burger. The restaurant is also admired for its camp-themed decor and ambiance, complementing the dining experience. Customers have repeatedly commended the quality of the food, unique and strong cocktails, attentive service, and the fun atmosphere of the restaurant. From casual dining to special occasions, Camp West has been an unforgettable culinary stop for many, providing creative and highly recommended dishes alongside an engaging theme.
A photo of Raccolto restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • West Seattle/Alki
Booked 9 times today
Raccolto is an outstanding Italian restaurant, highly recommended by its patrons for its delectable cuisine and impeccable service. Situated in West Seattle, it is celebrated as one of the best Italian eateries in the area, if not all of Seattle. According to testimonials, customers feel like they are back in Italy when dining at Raccolto. The restaurant is lauded for its exquisitely crafted dishes, adventurous take on Italian cuisine, and fresh, seasonally inspired ingredients. The pasta, made fresh on-site, receives special commendation. Not only does Raccolto serve fantastic food, it also boasts an amazing wine list and knowledgeable staff who adeptly recommend wine pairings to enhance meals.
A photo of Salty's on Alki Beach restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • West Seattle/Alki
Booked 101 times today
Salty's on Alki Beach is renowned for its exceptional seafood cuisine and stunning views of downtown Seattle. In their reviews, customers lauded the freshness of the seafood, from the Grand Seafood Platter to the Seafood Chowder. Many patrons detailed their positive experiences with the flavorful entrees like the Grilled King Salmon and the Seafood Mixed Grill, both cooked to perfection. Other guests were particularly taken with the restaurant's standout dishes including the Seafood Chowder, king crab legs, calamari, and lobster roll. The frequent mentions of the restaurant's incredible views, excellent service and delectable food offerings solidify Salty's on Alki Beach as a top dining destination for seafood cuisine.
A photo of Cutters Crabhouse restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Belltown / Pike Place Market
Booked 56 times today
Cutters Crabhouse, a gem located right across from the Public Market in Seattle, is highly recognized for its exceptional Seafood cuisine. Its stunning views complement the mouthwatering dishes, with patrons raving about the freshness and quality of the seafood. Highlights include the Grilled Salmon, Seafood Mac & Cheese, and Seafood Jambalaya. Visitors have also expressed their love for the Alaskan King Crab. The restaurant's service has been noted as fantastic, with staff being described as kind, attentive, and professional. Guests have had memorable experiences here, with many vowing to return to Cutters Crabhouse on their next visit to town.
A photo of The George restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 36 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 Palisade restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Magnolia
Booked 47 times today
Palisade is a highly regarded seafood restaurant celebrated for its fresh and perfectly prepared offerings. Reviewers rave about dishes such as the Seafood Louie salad, the special halibut of the day, the Baja salmon, and the Seafood Trio, all of which are said to be cooked to perfection. The restaurant also provides an exquisite ambience with beautiful marina views that leave out-of-town visitors enthralled. Amid the high praise, guests also note the attentive service, with commendations for the staff's knowledge of the menu and respectful demeanor. Palisade is hailed as a go-to for an enjoyable seafood dining experience promising a return visit.
A photo of Toulouse Petit Kitchen & Lounge restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Queen Anne
Booked 79 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.
A photo of Ben Paris restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 45 times today
Ben Paris, located in Seattle, offers a spectacular contemporary American cuisine experience, as supported by customer feedback. Reviewers laud the restaurant for its friendly and attentive staff, as well as its creative and tasty dishes ranging from Wagyu burgers to exquisite ricotta pancakes and tempura starters. The reviews highlight the exceptional quality of the food, the "pure juicy, hot," fried chicken, and the restaurant's ability to put an excellent twist on traditional favorites. Patrons also recognize the delightful decor and atmosphere, further enhancing the dining experience. Despite minor criticisms, the consensus is that Ben Paris is a must-visit destination for its dedication to flavor, exceptional service, and vibrant atmosphere.
A photo of The Capital Grille - Seattle restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 64 times today
The Capital Grille in Seattle is a favored destination for steakhouse cuisine enthusiasts. Patrons regularly applaud its excellent, top-notch service and outstanding food, considering it to be one of the best steakhouses in Seattle. The establishment’s attentive servers, particularly Luis, are said to be instrumental in ensuring diners have a perfect experience. Customers frequently return for special occasions and out-of-town guests. The exceptional quality of steak served fulfills high-end expectations, with the lobster bisque also earning high praise. Despite its high-end offerings, The Capital Grille maintains consistency in its food quality and service, making it a recommended choice for fine dining in Seattle.

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Discover best American restaurants in West Seattle/Alki

Discover a slice of American culinary excellence in West Seattle/Alki, where the dining scene is as vibrant and diverse as the neighborhood itself. This area is a treasure trove of American cuisine, offering a range of options from cozy diners serving hearty breakfasts to upscale establishments known for their innovative takes on classic American dishes. Each restaurant in this location prides itself on delivering not only mouth-watering meals but also an ambiance that reflects the unique spirit of Seattle. Whether you're craving a succulent steak, a gourmet burger, or a delightful array of comfort foods, you'll find establishments here that cater to every taste and occasion. The commitment to quality and service is evident, as these restaurants strive to provide a memorable dining experience that combines great food with warm hospitality. Ideal for both locals and visitors, the American dining options in West Seattle/Alki promise an enjoyable outing with friends, family, or that special someone. Recognized for their culinary excellence and exceptional service, these eateries are must-visit destinations for anyone looking to indulge in the best of American cuisine in Seattle.

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