Seattle skyline with Space Needle

The 10 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle

Updated: December 12, 2020

Looking for the finest New American food in Seattle? To get you the definitive list of the best New American restaurants, we reviewed the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. You can find everything you need to know about the top New American restaurants below.

Find the perfect New American restaurant

Flintcreek Cattle

New American · $47 avg. main dish
Seattle, Greenwood
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Opus Co

American · $14 avg. main dish
Seattle, Phinney Ridge
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5

Copine

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

Manolin

American · $20 avg. main dish
Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Toulouse Petit Kitchen & Lounge

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

Loretta's Northwesterner

Seattle, South Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Quinn’s

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

RockCreek Seafood & Spirits

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

Eden Hill

New American · $18 avg. main dish
Seattle, West Queen Anne
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Sawyer

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

How did these spots get chosen?

Finding the right New American restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. These results are brought to you by Feastfox, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 4854 Seattle restaurants, 1095134 reviews, and 1116 top lists and articles from the likes of Eater, Infatuation and Zagat. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Eater - 15 Great Places to Eat Around Bustling Ballard, Infatuation - The Seattle Hit List: The Best New Restaurants In Seattle and Zagat - 8 Unexpectedly Romantic Restaurants and Bars in Seattle. 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. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Parking tips

Parking has always been a challenge in Seattle. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen New American spot.