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For 2
Date
Wed, 2/21
Time
7:00 PM
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Il Fornaio - Seattle

3.9
1999 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
Top Tags:
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
In the tradition of Italy's trattorias, the sight, sounds and aromas of authentic Italian cuisine are recreated fresh everyday at Il Fornaio Seattle. Literally "the baker" in Italian, Il Fornaio offers wood-fired rotisserie and grilled meats, poultry and game; housemade and imported pastas; pizzas from an apple wood burning oven; fresh salads and housemade soups; antipasti and a wide variety of desserts made daily from scratch. Voted as Seattle Magazine's 2006 Reader's Choice for "Best
Italian" and repeat recipient of Wine Spectator's "Award of Excellence," this award-winning restaurant is located in downtown Seattle at Sixth and Pine.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Daily 11:30am - 4:00pm; Dinner: Sunday -
Thursday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm
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Phone number
(206) 264-0994
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Franz Junga
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Catering
When you can’t join us, Il Fornaio food will come to you!
Catering services include:
• Boxed Lunch – sandwich, salad, Italian cookie and drink packaged individually.
• Platters – pastries, sandwiches, salads or cookies. Perfect for any meeting held at Il Fornaio or your location.
• Ala Carte – We will accommodate any to go order from our regular menus.
• Delivery – Delivery available for catering orders with a $25 minimum (20 percent service charge applies). Please contact banquetssea@ilfo.com
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
6th Avenue
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Parking details
Convenient self or valet parking is available in Pacific Place parking lot. Street parking is also available.
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Public transit
Metro line stops at 6th and Olive.
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Il Fornaio offers four distinct dining options for large or small groups with menus suited to your preference.

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What 1999 People Are Saying
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3.9  based on recent ratings
3.9
food
3.9
service
4.0
ambience
3.6
value
Noise · Moderate
76% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipOpenTable Diner (Seattle)
3.0  Dined a day ago

Drinks were never refilled.

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vipDesiree (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined 2 days ago

Good food to have with friends!

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vipOpenTable Diner (Seattle)
3.0  Dined 4 days ago

The food was good, but the kitchen had already run out of two items (one special entree and one wine special) that we wanted to order, although it was only 6 pm. The menu was limited and had very few other non-meat options, after I was unable to order my desired entree. The restaurant was very crowded on a Saturday night, the tables were very close together, and the kitchen was backed up. It took 90 minutes to receive our entrees, and we nearly missed our show nearby, although we arrived early for our reservation 2 hours before showtime. This was very disappointing, so we may not come back.

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OpenTable Diner (Seattle)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Food was delicious, as always! The shell pasta with butternut squash and crisped sage was light and filling. My daughter gave high marks to the salmon ravioli. Il Fornaio has become out go-to before theater spot.

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OpenTable Diner (Seattle)
2.0  Dined 4 days ago

Had to cancel entrees after waiting nearly 40 minutes after our salads.

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OpenTable Diner (Seattle)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Delicious food, great wine and wonderful services

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OpenTable Diner (Las Vegas)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

My wife has celiac disease, and this is a very safe dinner spot so we don't have to worry about cross-contamination. The food is always excellent, top-notch service, and Thierry always is able to recommend the perfect wine to go with our meals

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Likes8s (Seattle)
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

Great menu and delicious too. Service was outstanding. It was a lovely evening.

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OpenTable Diner (Seattle)
3.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Valentine’s dinner-my Caesar salad was a heavy on the creamy dressing; pasta Bolognese was good, a bit bland. The waitress did recommend a nice wine for us. There were a couple of times we couldn’t catch our waitress’ attention, which detracted from the enjoyment of our dinner.

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JeremyD (Seattle)
2.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Service was awkward and it was not what we thought for the Valentine’s Day occasion. I also ended up getting sick after eating there. It was very loud as we placed right by the service window so yelling the entire meal.

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