The Infatuation's Restaurant Picks

The Infatuation is an app and website, which uses a small team of local editors who dine anonymously to rate and review restaurants. Each restaurant gets a rating, so that you can find the right place for every occasion.

Best American Restaurants in Seattle

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Best American Restaurants in Seattle

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Best Contemporary American Restaurants in Seattle

Popular restaurants in Seattle

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50 Seattle Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day.
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50 Seattle Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

10 Hard-to-Get Reservations in Seattle

We know a thing or two about snagging a table. See the spots that are trending on our hard-to-get reservation list.
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10 Hard-to-Get Reservations in Seattle

Local Favorites: The 20 Best Restaurants in Seattle

The top restaurants in the city, according to our savvy dining experts.
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Local Favorites: The 20 Best Restaurants in Seattle

The Top 15 Restaurants by Cuisine in Seattle

Whether it’s a margherita pizza or sashimi you seek, here are the best places by cuisine type, according to our tastemakers.
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The Top 15 Restaurants by Cuisine in Seattle

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Specials at top restaurants in Seattle

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Lark MezzanineLark Mezzanine
97 reviews
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Contemporary American | Capitol Hill / First Hill, Seattle

Absolutely enjoyed our evening/dinner as our server gave us a warm welcome and took excellent care of us. We look forward to coming back again. Thank you More

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Wild Ginger Downtown SeattleWild Ginger Downtown Seattle
4324 reviews
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Asian | Downtown, Seattle

Great establishment and excellent food and service. More

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The Carlile RoomThe Carlile Room
703 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown, Seattle

Delicious brunch, great music and excellent service! More

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Omega OuzeriOmega Ouzeri
329 reviews
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Greek | Capitol Hill / First Hill, Seattle

I thought the space, the food and service were excellent. Amazing unique flavors and I will definitely be back! More

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Etta's SeafoodEtta's Seafood
3179 reviews
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Seafood | Belltown / Pike Place Market, Seattle

Seafood stew is just amazing. The best I’ve had in Seattle to be certain. More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Seattle's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Mana1. Mana
220 reviews
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Farm-to-table | Leavenworth, East of Seattle

While an 8 course meal sounds a bit daunting, the team, menu and ambiance at Mana made for a lovely experience. The food was excellent! I loved the elixir pairing as something new (I also had wine). The ambiance was really nice, casual comfort mixed with approachable sophistication. I will absolutely recommend and hope to visit again for a nourishing and delightful dining experience. More

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Harvest Beat2. Harvest Beat
526 reviews
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Vegetarian / Vegan | Wallingford, Seattle

The best vegan in town More

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Montalcino Ristorante Italiano3. Montalcino Ristorante Italiano
1442 reviews
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Italian | Issaquah, Eastside

Delicious food as usual More

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The Vine4. The Vine
299 reviews
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Northwest | Walla Walla, Walla Walla

My mother was visiting and never had the opportunity to experience a "chefs menu" prior. She was totally enamored with the entire experience. The food was outstanding and we highly recommend The Vine for all to experience! More

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Mercato Stellina Pizzeria5. Mercato Stellina Pizzeria
185 reviews
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Pizzeria | Bellevue, Eastside

If you are in Bellevue, this place makes my favorite pizza! Lasagne appetizer to share, followed by a fennel sausage pizza. Go on wine Wednesday for a treat! More

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New to OpenTable

Seattle restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Baron's Xi'an Kitchen & BarBaron's Xi'an Kitchen & Bar
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Chinese | Bellevue, Eastside

Born in Xi’an, the home of thirteen dynasties over eleven centuries, and raised in the kitchens of Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Chongqing and Sichuan arises Baron’s Xi’an Kitchen & Bar. A truly modern Chinese Restaurant and benefitting from the bountiful Pacific Northwest harvest, Baron’s Xi’an Kitchen & Bar represents the finest of China’s cuisines. Baron’s menu features the rich heritage of Traditional Chinese cuisine as well as our contemporary and innovative Chinese dishes. From work functions to social gatherings, we are happy to customize any menu for your special occasion.More

Canyon River GrillCanyon River Grill
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American | Yakima, East of Seattle

The Canyon River Grill is the only restaurant in the Yakima Canyon offering local cuisine and beautiful views. Located inside Red's Fly Shop and just feet from the Yakima River, The Canyon River Grill serves gourmet food and wine and a feeling of intimacy and adventure. Whether you're coming for lunch after fishing the Yakima or celebrating a special occasion, your experience with us will be unforgettable.More

Claim Jumper - LynnwoodClaim Jumper - Lynnwood
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American | Lynnwood, North of Seattle

Our friendly environment is ideal for celebrating special occasions, hosting a business lunch or gathering for a delicious meal with friends and family. Our saloons are a comfortable gathering place to relax after a day at work, to catch a game or share an appetizer with friends. The saloon menu features signature cocktails, chilled martinis, premium and ultra-premium spirits, specialty non-alcoholic beverages, an extensive wine list, and imported and American craft beers including Claim Jumper’s own Honey Blonde, Original Red Ale and IPA. Open daily for lunch and dinner, Claim Jumper offers a selection of freshly prepared items using only the finest ingredients available. Favorites include Certified Angus Beef®, fresh fish, rotisserie chicken, baby back pork ribs, fresh baked pot pie, specialty salads, wood-fired pizzas, pasta, sandwiches, burgers and more. More

Claim Jumper - TukwilaClaim Jumper - Tukwila
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American | Tukwila, South of Seattle

Our friendly environment is ideal for celebrating special occasions, hosting a business lunch or gathering for a delicious meal with friends and family. Our saloons are a comfortable gathering place to relax after a day at work, to catch a game or share an appetizer with friends. The saloon menu features signature cocktails, chilled martinis, premium and ultra-premium spirits, specialty non-alcoholic beverages, an extensive wine list, and imported and American craft beers including Claim Jumper’s own Honey Blonde, Original Red Ale and IPA. Open daily for lunch and dinner, Claim Jumper offers a selection of freshly prepared items using only the finest ingredients available. Favorites include Certified Angus Beef®, fresh fish, rotisserie chicken, baby back pork ribs, fresh baked pot pie, specialty salads, wood-fired pizzas, pasta, sandwiches, burgers and more. More

Klink's LakesideKlink's Lakeside
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American | Spokane, Spokane

Often considered “destination dining” Klink’s Lakeside, at Klink’s Resort offers an experience that is worth the drive. Fully remodeled in 2018 with an emphasis on view dining you will now find there is not a bad seat in the house. We offer handcrafted cocktails and a menu that spans from natural sustainable burgers & gluten free flatbreads to Certified Angus Beef steaks and wild caught salmon. Most menu items are naturally gluten friendly or can be subsituted to accommodate. Just 15 miles southwest of Cheney, WA, this small, out of the way restaurant is the perfect place to get away to for a few hours. From the inviting new patio overlooking the lake, to the intimate lakeside dining room and accommodating staff, the restaurant at Klink’s Resort has managed to obtain the casual elegance which so many guests enjoy.More

Discover Seattle

The iconic city tucked inside the Pacific northwest coast does see a lot of rain, but when the sun shines on Seattle, it dazzles. Don’t miss the chance to dine at one of the many waterfront restaurants serving oysters and Pacific-caught seafood. Take a stroll downtown and wander in and out of bookshops and bakeries. Arguably the birthplace of American coffee culture, there’s hardly a better place to enjoy leisurely lattes accompanied by hours of computing and the occasional pen and paper sketch.