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The 10 Best Lunch Spots in Ballard, Seattle

Updated: February 16, 2021

Figuring out which ones are Ballard’s top restaurants has never been easier. To get you the definitive list of the best restaurants, we examined the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours in one place, and make your decision easier than ever.

Find the perfect Lunch

Copine

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

Pestle Rock

Thai · Asian · $16 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Sawyer

Western · American · $22 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Sen Noodle Bar

Thai · $15 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Biscuit and Bean

Western
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

La Carta de Oaxaca

Mexican · Latin
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Bitterroot BBQ

American · $20 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Porkchop & Co

American · $12 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Stoneburner

Pizza · Italian · $22 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Senor Moose Cafe

Mexican · Latin · $17 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 4854 spots across Seattle, analyzed 1095134 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 1116 lists and articles from the likes of SeattleMet and TripAdvisor – applying our Feastfox magic to sift through results. These top contenders have appeared in SeattleMet - The Best Restaurants in Ballard Right Now and TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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