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The 10 Best Oyster Restaurants in Ballard, Seattle

Updated: March 6, 2021

Finding the top Ballard restaurants has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the finest restaurants, we checked out the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to easily compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours.

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The Walrus and the Carpenter

American · $16 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Staple & Fancy

Italian · $28 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

RockCreek Seafood & Spirits

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

Manolin

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

Brimmer & Heeltap

American
Seattle, West Woodland
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Palisade

Asian · $47 avg. main dish
Seattle, Magnolia
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Hannyatou

Japanese · $8 avg. main dish
Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

S/T Hooligans

American · $13 avg. main dish
Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Le Coin

French · $25 avg. main dish
Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

SWeL Restaurant

American · $11 avg. main dish
Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

How did we curate these results?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We analyzed 1295 lists and articles from top sources like Thrillist and Seattle Refined, 11748 Seattle restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 1095134 reviews – all with some Feastfox magic to make sense of the madness. The restaurants you see have been featured in Thrillist - Where to Eat Oysters Outside in Seattle Right Now, Seattle Refined - 5 of Seattle's tastiest oyster bars and Thrillist - Seattle’s Best Oyster Happy Hours. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Feastfox gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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