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The 10 Best Espresso Places in Seattle

Updated: December 12, 2020

Want to find the best Espresso in Seattle? To get you the ultimate list of the top Espresso spots, we scoured the top review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Find everything you need to know about the best Espresso spots in Seattle below.

Find the perfect Espresso spot

Slate Coffee Roasters

Seattle, West Woodland
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Victrola Coffee Roasters

Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Elm Coffee Roasters

Seattle, Pioneer Square
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Union Coffee

Seattle, Garfield
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Lighthouse Coffee Roasters

Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Ghost Alley Espresso

Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Storyville Coffee

$6 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

QED Coffee

Seattle, Mt. Baker
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Empire Espresso

$11 avg. main dish
Seattle, Columbia City
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Capitol Coffee Works

Seattle, First Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Why these restaurants?

Choosing the right spot for Espresso can be tough, especially if you’re exploring new restaurants. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 4854 restaurants in Seattle, 1095134 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1116 lists and articles from experts at Fitt, Infatuation and Imbibe Magazine and more. All with some Feastfox magic. These top contenders have appeared in Fitt - All The Best Coffee Shops In Seattle Right Now, Infatuation - Seattle’s Best Coffee Shops For Doing Work and Imbibe Magazine - Best Coffee Shops In Seattle. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy Seattle’s hidden gems. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Parking tips

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