Nordstrom Grill - Downtown Seattle

4.6
324 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
Featuring memorable soups, salads, grill dishes and desserts, our comfortable and classic full-service restaurant is set in an environment of historic community photographs. Full bar service is available. The Nordstrom Grill is located in the heart of Downtown Seattle just a few blocks east of the Historic Pike Place Market on 5th & Pine. The Grill can be found on metro level of the Flagship Nordstrom. Tucked just behind the men’s suit department the Grill offers a variety of American classic comfort food with a modern Pacific Northwest twist.

Specials

Try Chef's April Specials

We are featuring a Wild Sockeye Salmon Burger with pickled vegetables, szechuan glaze and gochujang aioli this month - perfect for lunchtime! If you are looking for a little more, we have Northwest Lamb T-Bone Chops with charred shallot fingerling mash, grilled asparagus, and oven roasted tomato vinaigrette. Save room to finish your meal with our homemade Strawberry Rhubarb Clafoutis. Ask your server for details.

Terms and Conditions:

Valid For: 1 - 20 people

Starts: April 9, 2019

Ends: May 7, 2019

Availability: Sun 11:00AM-6:00PM
Mon-Sat 11:00AM-8:00PM

Sunset Hour - Monday through Saturday

$5 small bites, $5 select liquors, $5 select wines, $4 select beers

Terms and Conditions:

Valid For: 1 - 20 people

Starts: October 31, 2018

Ends: November 1, 2117

Availability: Mon-Sat 4:00PM-6:00PM

What 324 People Are Saying
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96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Seattle
10 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our waiter was excellent. We asked to have out lunches split for sharing and he complied with no problem. Wonderful food.

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SH
1 review
Dined on April 11, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 5ambience 4

The noise level was not "energetic" as I was allowed to register in the previous section. It was like trying to talk in a bowling alley. Despite very fine service, decent food and prices, I will not be subject my ears to such a din. No, not "energetic."

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JQ
1 review
Dined on April 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful experience. Quality Nordstrom all the way. Meet your daughter or a friend for an exceptional lunch and quiet time away from the hustle and bustle of crazy downtown. Lower level downtown Nordstrom store. Definitely will be back.

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FO
1 review
Dined on April 5, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Great and fast service; nice ambiance. Will definitely return.

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LM
1 review
Dined on March 29, 2019
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 3

Super happy with the way they split our salad and entree and plated it so nice. Took awhile to get someone to come to our table, even with water. I felt like they seated us in the bar because there were just two of us, even though we made reservations. It was one of the bartenders that served us.

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OT
Seattle
7 reviews
Dined on March 20, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

The service was outstanding. Our waitress took care of us so well and was such a pleasant person!

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LS
Seattle
3 reviews
Dined on March 16, 2019
Overall 3food 1service 4ambience 4

I asked for my caesar salad to be lightly dressed, and it was overdressed. Also, some of the romaine leaves were brown, and the "croutons" were just tiny little crumbles. It was not a good salad.

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KS
Cincinnati
2 reviews
Dined on March 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Hidden gem...top five burger ever. Great martini!

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LN
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on February 5, 2019
Overall 3food 5service 3ambience 4

Excellent food but terrible experience with hostess Emily at time of seating. Very rude and not customer service oriented. Will not return most likely.

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OT
Seattle
1 review
Dined on January 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Good service and good food

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JW
Seattle
4 reviews
Dined on January 18, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Good downtown worker/shopper lunch location. Can be rather noisy, hard to hear. Nice booth sizes, food is good and service is good. You can get in and out in under an hour to get back to work.

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ET
London
34 reviews
Dined on January 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service. French dip is always my favorite.

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JP
Seattle
1 review
Dined on January 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

food was super good. I went for lunch, and then i came back for Happy Hour!

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p
Seattle
22 reviews
Dined on January 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always Fantastic service and food ! Phil is the best !

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TY
Seattle
1 review
Dined on December 27, 2018
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 3

Giving the place a break because it was during holiday shopping, but the food was sub-standard. My daughter had a hamburger that she barely touched. Said the texture was inappea

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a
Seattle
1 review
Dined on December 22, 2018
Overall 2food 2service 1ambience 2

It just wasn’t worth it. Our waiter never came back to check on us. My daughters food was cold. It was disappointed considering we spent $80 on three meals and one was a kids meal. We were heading to the paramount for Lion King and we were almost late because our server was so slow or overwhelmed, one of the two. Disappointed to say the least.

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F
Seattle
10 reviews
Dined on December 19, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I've been going to this restaurant for years and have always had a great lunch with wonderful service!

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A
Seattle
1 review
Dined on December 18, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

Down rated ambience due to tables so close together and uncomfortable chairs.

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LS
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on December 18, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Always positive!

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RP
Seattle
9 reviews
Dined on December 15, 2018
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 3

When I worked downtown I used to eat at the Grill at least a couple times a week. I've been retired for three years and came back for the first time in a while to have lunch with my wife and her father.
The portions are smaller, the prices are higher and the menu has changed and not necessarily for the better. I had the crispy chicken sandwich and it was dry and over cooked. My father in law had the salmon salad and the piece of salmon was so small it was barely noticeable on top of the greens.
It's still an OK place but it's not the same. Good for lunch. Not great.

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OT
Seattle
1 review
Dined on December 14, 2018
Overall 2food 5service 2ambience 3

Food was great but we were seated 30 minutes after our reservation and then waited for our food for over 45 minutes.

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k
Seattle
4 reviews
Dined on December 9, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

Very helpful servers! We were 1/2 hour late for our reservation and didn't have long to eat before going to a show. They were able to serve us very efficiently and guide our choices to things that could be ready quickly. Quick but not rushed, perfect.

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M
Seattle
17 reviews
Dined on December 4, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Great! Fun atmosphere for the holidays!

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MM
Seattle
4 reviews
Dined on December 3, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Great for the basics: Salad, Soups, Sandwiches. VERY delighted that they refill an arnold palmer. Their waitstaff is always good.

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OT
Seattle
3 reviews
Dined on December 1, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

Dinner before a show.

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OT
Seattle
9 reviews
Dined on December 1, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 2ambience 2

Waiter Tracy was abrupt and non caring. Snapped back when we asked questions about menu items. Very slow it was obvious he was not engaged with our table

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JC
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on November 24, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Delicious food. I had the spinach salad with grilled salmon and my wife had the salad with shrimp and lime. Her cocktail was also excellent. Great service, too. Food arrived very quickly.

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B
Seattle
42 reviews
Dined on November 15, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

While I have several times ordered the fish and chips, this time the side of coleslaw had so much horseradish sauce as to be seriously overpowering.
I enjoy that I can order 1/2 portions on some items so I come more ofter,

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SD
Seattle
3 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The seating lady was very nice. We had a good laugh with her. Food was soooo tasty.

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p
Seattle
22 reviews
Dined on November 3, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Phil is a superstar Server and food is always excellent !

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CK
Seattle
30 reviews
Dined on November 2, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

The grill is underrated. We love eating here. The food is creative and delicious. And the "figgy" cocktail was wonderful and innovative. It is our go to place.

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J
Seattle
6 reviews
Dined on October 29, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service and food was excellent. It was quiet enough to talk. Thanks for everything.

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K
San Francisco
46 reviews
Dined on October 18, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Risotto was to die for! Great experience.

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NB
Vancouver
42 reviews
Dined on September 22, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

For a flagship location, it was a disappointment. Average, with a cafeteria feel to it. Good service, but overall something was missing.

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AJ
Minneapolis
21 reviews
Dined on September 5, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 5ambience 4

Service very nice,had salmon, way over cooked. Main course came right after salad ,felt really rushed

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R
Kansas City
8 reviews
Dined on August 26, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Nordstrom Grill never disappoints. The service was great and the food was simple and delicious. They use quality ingredients and don't overcomplicate things in the preparation. Our waitress was very thoughtful and made sure we had everything we wanted at all times.

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KG
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on August 23, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Natalie your hostess is so accommodating & lovely!

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B
Seattle
43 reviews
Dined on August 17, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 3

I go there on a regular basis and find the food to be consistently good and although the place gets very hectic (and noisy) a lunch the service is generally good.

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M
1 review
Dined on August 13, 2018
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 3

rsvp was at 1pm and it wasn't busy, less than half of the restaurant was full but the food took a very long time to get done. Server took down the wrong order for one of the 3 orders so that took a lot longer. My fish riosotto was very salty, the risotto was.

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s
Seattle
14 reviews
Dined on August 10, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 4

The food was good. Our server could gave been friendlier.

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