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About Via Tribunali Capitol Hill

We opened our first pizzeria in 2004 in the burgeoning Capitol Hill neighborhood. For months before we opened curious onlookers poked their heads in the former auto body shop, and outlandish rumors spread. One person saw a team of masons reportedly flown in from Naples to build a gargantuan wood-fired oven, someone heard that the bricks also came from Naples rich with Vesuvian ash, a reporter ran a story about a taxi driver leading our owner down a dark Neaopolitan street to meet a talented Pizzaiolo who was then whisked to an airport….

As it turns out almost all of the tall tales are true – on opening night people lined up for the authentic Neaopolitan pizza and since then our ovens have only gotten busier. Via Tribunali has been called "more authentic than the pizzerias of Naples," and even though that is a flattering exaggeration it is fair to say that our pizzerias have grown out of an almost unnatural passion for the food & wine of Southern Italy.

913 E Pike
Seattle, WA 98190
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Pizzeria, Italian

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Daily: 4:00pm - 2:00am

Cross Street:
Broadway

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(206) 322-9234

Website:
http://www.viatribunali.net/index.php?page=capitol-hill

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wine

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Via Tribunali Capitol Hill Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.6

service

4.6

ambience

4.6

value

4.3

Noise

Moderate

92% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (9)
Romantic (8)
Neighborhood Gem (7)
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Cozy (7)
Good for Groups (6)
Authentic (6)
Comfort Food (5)
Fit for Foodies (5)
Good for Anniversaries (5)
Good for a Date (5)
Fun (5)
Bar Seating (4)
Good for Birthdays (3)
Notable Wine List (3)
Business Meals (2)
Creative Cuisine (2)
Hot Spot (2)
Late-night Find (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Worth the Drive (2)
Casual (1)
Kid-friendly (1)
Disabled Access (1)
Handcrafted Cocktails (1)
Happy Hour (1)
Great for Lunch (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Pre/post Theatre (1)
Quiet Conversation (1)
Waterfront (1)
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 (Seattle)·Dined 4 days ago

Service and food was great. Would be nice to see a few other appetizer options. Great dinner!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic
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·Dined on February 11, 2018

Very attentive waitstaff! Our server made sure we were okay, and was great in suggesting food and wine. Our server even educated us on the different types of olives! Food was good, and my fiance and I enjoyed our experience.

Tags: Cozy, Late-night Find, Good for a Date, Notable Wine List
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 (Seattle)·Dined on February 6, 2018

This restaurant used to be very active and the food used to be great. Now the pizzas are just ok. The clam pizza had the clams in the shells on the pizza with no other accompaniments, the prosciutto pizza just had prosciutto and nothing else on it. Very plain. It's just not as good as it used to be.

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 (Seattle)·Dined on January 27, 2018

YUM, YUM, they nail it and the server was great too! Wish they would add the Arugula, prosciutto pizza back but had enough yum to waddle out and can't wait to return.

Tags: Hot Spot, Cozy, Fit for Foodies, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (Seattle)·Dined on January 20, 2018

Great waiter. Good happy hour menu. Food is good not great, and came out hot. Drinks are poured strongly!

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 (Seattle)·Dined on January 18, 2018

Great food, nice setting. Good spot for a date or just pizza/wine/beer with friends. Fast service and well priced.

Tags: Authentic, Special Occasion, Fun, Romantic
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vip
 (Seattle)·Dined on January 18, 2018

Great service and wonderful food. We had such a fun experience here. We cannot wait to go back!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Via Tribunali never stops to impress... the food continues to be of exceptional taste and freshness. Service is friendly and ambiance is energetic. Always recommend the starters like Burrata or Meat Balls and Arugula salad is fresh and dressing is simple yet well balanced. Pizza dough is simply divine (well baked and perfectly seasoned with the right amount of salt and fresh ingredients that are not over cooked or greasy).

Tags: Late-night Find, Fit for Foodies, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (Seattle)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Great pizzas, salads and service, as always! Never tired of their authentic Italian wooden fire oven <3

Tags: Authentic, Good for Groups, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Disabled Access, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (Seattle)·Dined on December 26, 2017

Great food and excellent service! Also very good wine list as well as value.

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 (Vancouver)·Dined on December 16, 2017

Absolutely fantastic meal at Via tribunali. The pizzas were amazing and the service was fantastic. Our glasses were always full and we had a lovely server who was kind, helpful courteous and attentive. Would definitely come back in a heartbeat

Tags: Good for a Date, Great for Lunch, Worth the Drive, Comfort Food, Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Quick Bite, Special Occasion, Authentic, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (Seattle)·Dined on December 12, 2017

Excellent, we will be back.
A great choice of pizza combinations. Good wine selection., friendly service, booths, not overly loud so you can actually carry on a conversation.
It’s Capital Hill so parking can be a challenge but there are lots on Broadway just a short walk away.
My wife asked for a vegan friendly pasta dish and the chef sent out a very special dish which she raved about.
See you there.
Cheers, Michael

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Good for Groups, Casual, Notable Wine List
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 (Toronto)·Dined on December 8, 2017

Some of the best pizza I've had in Seattle yet! Great deal as well, and the restaurant was itself is absolutely stunning.

Tags: Cozy, Special Occasion, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Seattle)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Great food and service

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 (Vancouver)·Dined on November 25, 2017

Great service and delicious Neopolitan style pizza! Awesome spaghetti vongole!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 4, 2017

This has become a regular haunt where I take all of my out-of-town guests to eat. It's always been a memorable experience! Most notable was this pst week when I brought a family member who had some dietary challenges and this place accommodated her without making it awkward.
The wine list keeps getting better and better!

Tags: Special Occasion, Cozy
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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 27, 2017

Pizza is cold when it comes out... expensive for qualirt

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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 26, 2017

The staff is beyond amazing. The food is also. The drinks are as well! And the ambiance is perfect. I took my cousin from NC and it was a total hit!

Tags: Business Meals, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies, Paleo Friendly, Quick Bite, Romantic, Waterfront, Happy Hour
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 22, 2017

Great food, for all from the pickiest eater to the foodie, my daughter loved cutting her own pizza.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Handcrafted Cocktails, Business Meals, Special Occasion, Kid-friendly, Comfort Food, Fun
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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 21, 2017

perfect fall dinner, the appetizers, salads and pizza were all top quality! We were a group of 6 and every single diner enjoyed their choices!

Tags: Authentic, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Loved it. I made a reservation for a group of 12 via OpenTable, and we got the big table in the private dining area in the back of the restaurant which did comfortably fit all of us (I believe it can fit up to 16 guests). A beautiful interior, cozy lighting and a moderate noise level. Food and service were excellent. They made our whole evening go very smoothly. Thank you, we'll be back!

Tags: Authentic, Good for Birthdays, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion
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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Great pizza, pricey though.

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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 14, 2017

We celebrated my birthday dinner here and we treated like gold! We were greeted with a smile at the door from a great hostess, Ben did an amazing job serving our every need and recommending great wine and pizza choices, and he even topped it off with a birthday dessert on the house! We'll be back anytime! Thanks for making my birthday dinner a tasty and wonderful experience!

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Casual, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Romantic
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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Excellent find! A very cool building and atmosphere. Fun to see the cooking being done. Excellent service for a waitress that only worked there for 1 week. Definitely will return and suggest to friends.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Hot Spot, Kid-friendly, Fun, Comfort Food, Great Beer
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on October 2, 2017

A bit too dark in the front area in the evening, but pizza is AWESOME, coming from a Naples area native!

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 (Seattle)·Dined on September 30, 2017

I've been here on multiple occasions and it's always been great but this time was different. I made a reservation for 14 for my fiance's birthday. While the food was great as usual, the service was poor, this is highlighted by the face that we paid well over $100 in tips on a $500+ bill. After an initial wave of service, drink refills weren't provided, we received one pair of sheers for cutting the pizza, and the waitress was incredibly inpatient and rude. This was capped off by being asked to leave an hour and 45 minutes into our reservation because there was another reservation. As I mentioned before, I've been a patron of this restaurant on several occasions; for my brother in law's birthday, a bachelor party, and as casual diners - after this experience (primarily the attitude of the female server) I can't say I'll revisit.

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vip
 (Seattle)·Dined on September 27, 2017

Great pizzas, especially with their house blended chili oil! Bartender was friendly and gave great food recommendations. Love this place!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Cozy, Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Comfort Food, Bar Seating
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 (Sacramento)·Dined on September 20, 2017

Twelve of us celebrated a birthday. The restaurant staff was very accommodating, everyone loved their food, and the evening was memorable!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Casual, Fit for Foodies
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 (Seattle)·Dined on September 9, 2017

I always take my family from out of town to Via Tribunali because they can't get enough! It's perfect for special occasions and visitors. I was just there for my mother's birthday and it was a wonderful experience.

Tags: Good for a Date, Fun, Bar Seating, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Hot Spot, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Comfort Food, Handcrafted Cocktails, People Watching, Worth the Drive, Authentic, Great for Lunch, Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Business Meals, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Late-night Find
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vip
 (Naples)·Dined on August 24, 2017

The old building, and wait staff were very nice. The pizza was most undesirable , the place was recommended by a local. So so disappointed.

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 (Central Coast)·Dined on August 22, 2017

Was decent, nothing to write home about. Was told after the fact that there are better pizza places in the area.

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 (Seattle)·Dined on July 16, 2017

Excellent food. Veal meatballs were great, cesar salad was excellent and I loved my pizza. Service was bad. He took our order, brought the drinks then disappeared. Also, pretty dark. Had to use my flashlight on my phone to see the menu. Great food. Just be prepared for bad service, then you should be fine.

Tags: Casual
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 (Seattle)·Dined on July 10, 2017

Always the best pizza in town! You must understand, I don't eat pizza but once a year, as I have many dietary / medical restrictions.... but I will eat one pizza a year at your restaurant because it is far superior than any other place I've ever eaten pizza at. Thank you for such a treat!

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 (Seattle)·Dined on July 10, 2017

Loved the quaint atmosphere. Enjoyed visiting with friends. The wine that was recommended was wonderful. We had pizza which tasted just like we were in Italian. We would defiantly suggest this place to our friends. Thanks for a nice dinner.

Tags: Casual, Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Authentic, People Watching, Notable Wine List
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vip
 (Seattle)·Dined on July 3, 2017

I made a reservation for 9, for a same day reservation. It was perfect for our group. The service was slower than usual but was understandable given we were such a large last-minute party. The food is always great, house wine never disappoints - the beet carpaccio is hands down the best in Seattle.

Tags: Good for Groups
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 (Seattle)·Dined on June 25, 2017

Excellent food except it was too dark if you are not seated by the street. Next time I would like to be seated by the window. The biggest negative is that the pub style booths/benches are extremely uncomfortable. We will definitely return because the food is very good.

Tags: Good for a Date
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 (Seattle)·Dined on June 24, 2017

We wanted to grab some good food before a long evening out for my buddies bachelor party. We grabbed some drinks at Optimism Brewery before. We were a little late for our reservation but the hostess was more than kind and very accommodating once we arrived. If I had to find something to complain about, it would be the size of our booth, it was pretty snug for a party of six men, all over 5'10. With that said, the service was superb. We ordered several pizzas which arrived quickly. The food was great and we joyfully went on our ways will full bellies. I'd highly recommend Via Tribunali.

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vip
 (Seattle)·Dined on June 14, 2017

Food was quite good, appetizers and pizza. Everything was fresh and flavorful. Pizza crust amazing....thin but held the toppings. Had a nice table on a nice day "outside"...so good people watching as well. Service was good, though our waitress was not very attentive. I could have had a second glass of wine but she didn't ask and then it was too late.

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 (Seattle)·Dined on May 19, 2017

Another really nice pre-performance dinner at Via Tribunali. Caught the happy hour, so drinks were a bit less. Only two knocks against it... the food takes a bit longer than expected (we had time, so it was ok), and there's always the "whoa, we spent that much for pizza?...) thing, but we did end up getting great apps and dessert, so probably on us...! Server was awesome and spot on with any recommendations and a bit of humor!

Tags: Notable Wine List, Authentic, Pre/post Theatre
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 (Seattle)·Dined on May 13, 2017

Ben was our host for the evening and guided us thru an exquisite 5 course meal with exceptionally paired wines from Italy. He is a wealth of knowledge and is super fun. We had the best night ever

Tags: Good for a Date, Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List, Happy Hour
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