The Best Brunch Restaurants in Seattle

Seattle has been on the map for a long time. It has a fantastic music scene, beautiful art, gorgeous scenery, and some incredible eats. Dining out is no joke here and locals have high standards when it comes to food, especially during brunch on the weekends. But where are the smartest, savviest diners eating out? Check out our Tastemaker List. We’ve pulled data from thousands of restaurants to find the best brunch spots among OpenTable's most expert, seasoned diners. From Vietnamese food to dim sum and world-class omelets, there’s always something tasty to eat at the start of the day. Here are some of the best restaurants for brunching in Seattle.

The OpenTable Team
Restaurants:Spinasse, Wild Ginger Downtown Seattle, The Pink Door
Price Range:$$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Italian, Asian
Neighborhoods:Capitol Hill / First Hill, Downtown, Belltown / Pike Place Market
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Spinasse

$$$$·Italian·
Capitol Hill / First Hill
2,931 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic

This small space serves up one of the best brunches in the city. The menu is all authentic Italian dishes like fine hand cut egg pasta with butter and sage or braised lamb risotto with rosemary and ba...

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Italian in Seattle / Eastern Washington
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Wild Ginger Downtown Seattle

$$$$·Asian·
Downtown
5,093 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Groups

Wild Ginger serves Pan-Asian cuisine that ranges from China to Indonesia to offer a full range of flavors for diners. The kitchen uses the freshest ingredients and covers many different flavor profile...

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Special Occasion in Seattle / Eastern Washington
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The Pink Door

$$$$·Italian·
Belltown / Pike Place Market
5,976 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Romantic

The Pink Door is perhaps the most magnificent dining experience in Seattle. It's best for a special occasion because it can get pricey - but they really pull out all the stops for you! The restaurant ...

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Most Booked in Seattle / Eastern Washington
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Single Shot

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Capitol Hill / First Hill
691 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Romantic
  • Fit for Foodies

This funky restaurant in Capitol Hill is just a one-room space so it feels very cozy and intimate no matter what time of day you are here. Single Shot is the place to go if you’re looking for a delici...

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Contemporary American in Seattle / Eastern Washington

Shaker + Spear

$$$$·Seafood·
Belltown / Pike Place Market
1,324 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date

Shaker and Spear feature small plates for sharing, including egg dishes and seafood for brunch. The space is clean and sparse and the staff is very friendly and attentive - but the energy remains supe...

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Barrio - Capitol Hill

$$$$·Contemporary Mexican·
Capitol Hill / First Hill
808 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups

Barrio is a wide open space with an industrial feel yet it still somehow manages to retain a warm, inviting vibe. It's a perfect brunch stop because the tables make it easy to talk and laugh and it's ...

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Bastille & Back Bar

$$$$·French·
Ballard
1,073 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion

Why do French restaurants just know how to do brunch right? Bastille is a classic French cafe and one of the best brunch restaurants in the city. Diners can choose to eat on the rooftop garden, indoor...

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Westward

$$$$·Northwest·
Wallingford
1,220 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Waterfront

When the weather is nice, you can start out your meal at Westward on the waterfront Adirondack chairs where they serve cocktails and wine from the bar. Then move to your table and on to the brunch men...

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Best Ambiance in Seattle
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Boat Bar

$$$$·Seafood·
Capitol Hill / First Hill
259 reviews
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic

This fresh oyster bar on Capitol Hill is a lovely brunch spot Seattle has to offer, with a huge bank of windows that let sunlight stream into the space all morning long. The menu has specialties like ...

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Fit for Foodies in Seattle / Eastern Washington
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Joule

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Wallingford
867 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem

If you’re looking for a foodie adventure for your brunch, check out Joule, a Korean-fusion steakhouse that features delicious cuts of beef served in chili sauces. They come with flavorful sides like r...

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Noi Thai Cuisine - Downtown Seattle

$$$$·Thai·
Belltown / Pike Place Market
274 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic

Noi Thai takes the Thai dining experience up a notch in Seattle. Most other Thai spots are pretty divey, but walking in here feels like you have entered a royal palace! The regal decor sets the stage ...

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Burgundian

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Wallingford
27 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Comfort Food
  • Good for a Date

This New American restaurant turns out big brunches that pair with the hearty stouts on the draft list. Classics like French toast and biscuits with gravy meet with rich, savory dishes like roasted mu...

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Bar Ferdinand

$$$$·Northwest·
Capitol Hill / First Hill
24 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Casual
  • Fit for Foodies

Bar Ferdinand is part wine bar, part wine shop, and part restaurant, so it kind of has everything covered! The candlelit dining room is very elegant with wooden ceiling beams and string lights overhea...

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Volunteer Park Cafe

$$$$·Northwest·
Capitol Hill / First Hill
86 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic

Volunteer Park Cafe in Capitol Hill is a popular spot for brunch, with a menu full of American classics like the BLT, Bacon and Egg Sandwiches, Baguettes, Salads, Soups, and more. It feels like a rust...

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Ba Bar

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Capitol Hill / First Hill

This Vietnamese place is open all day and half the night! The owners grew up in Saigon so they really know what they are doing when it comes to whipping up delicious Vietnamese treats. The brunch is f...

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Geraldine'S Counter

$$$$·American·
Columbia City

Geraldine's is the perfect breakfast nook, often packed with families, full of action, and staffed with servers who are friendly, quick with a smile, and even quicker to get your food on the table. It...

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Junebaby

$$$$·Southern·
U Village / U District

Interested in a little Creole food over the weekend? JuneBaby serves a thoughtful Southern/Creole/Cajun fusion here on Saturdays and Sundays and you can find buttery biscuits, meaty sandwiches, and th...

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No Bones Beach Club

$$$$·Vegetarian·
Ballard

Vegans love to eat brunch too, don’t they? This vegan tiki bar is an offbeat place that serves a fun and tasty brunch with many plant-based dishes like blackberry and mango French toast with decadent ...

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