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The 10 Best French Restaurants in Seattle

Updated: February 16, 2021

Looking for the best French food in Seattle? We did the heavy lifting for you by scouring all the top review sites to find the 10 best French restaurants in Seattle. Scroll down to easily compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours.

Find the perfect French restaurant

Cafe Campagne

French
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Le Pichet

French
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Boat Street Kitchen

French · $32 avg. main dish
Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

The Whale Wins

New American · French · $32 avg. main dish
Seattle, Wallingford
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Bateau

French · $12 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Marmite

American · French · $30 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Cafe Presse

French · $19 avg. main dish
Seattle, First Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Copine

New American · French · $36 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Toulouse Petit Kitchen & Lounge

American · French · $25 avg. main dish
Seattle, Uptown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

L'Oursin

French · $15 avg. main dish
Seattle, Minor
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best French restaurants in Seattle. We analyzed 4854 Seattle restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 Seattle restaurant reviews, and 1116 lists and articles – looking closely at what SeattleMet, CultureTrip and USA Today had to say – and applied our Feastfox magic. For example, we considered SeattleMet - 19 Charming French Spots to Seek Out, CultureTrip - The Best French Restaurants in Seattle, Washington and USA Today - 10Best - Explore the Flavors of France at Seattle's Best Restaurants as we sourced this ultimate list. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy Seattle’s hidden gems. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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