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The 10 Best Brunch Spots in South Lake Union, Seattle

Updated: March 6, 2021

Finding the top South Lake Union restaurants has never been easier. To get you the definitive list of the best restaurants, we checked out the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours, making your decision easier than ever.

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Portage Bay Cafe - South Lake Union

American · $14 avg. main dish
Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

re:public

American · $26 avg. main dish
Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Tilikum Place Cafe

New American · $17 avg. main dish
Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Shaker + Spear

American
Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Loulay Kitchen & Bar

French · $30 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Sushi Kappo Tamura

Japanese · $15 avg. main dish
Seattle, Eastlake
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

14 Carrot Cafe

American · $10 avg. main dish
Seattle, Eastlake
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Jimmy’s On Broadway

American · $15 avg. main dish
Seattle, First Hill
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Laredo’s Grill

Mexican · $14 avg. main dish
Seattle, Lower Queen Anne
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

TRACE

American · $22 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

How was this list created?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We analyzed 11748 Seattle restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 Seattle restaurant reviews, and 1295 lists and articles – looking closely at what TripAdvisor had to say – and applied our Feastfox magic. These top contenders have appeared in TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With Feastfox, money never makes the list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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