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The 10 Best Pasta Restaurants in Capitol Hill, Seattle

Updated: February 16, 2021

Did someone say Pasta? We created theultimate list of the top Pasta spots by evaluating the top restaurant and review sites, expert rankings, food blogs and review articles. You can find everything you need to know about the best Pasta spots in Capitol Hill below.

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Cascina Spinasse

Italian · $16 avg. price for 1 plate pasta
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Altura

Italian
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Rione XIII

Italian · $21 avg. price for 1 plate pasta
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Ristorante Machiavelli

Italian · $10 avg. price for 1 plate pasta
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Bar Cotto

Pizza · Italian · $16 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Osteria la Spiga

Italian · $19 avg. price for 1 plate pasta
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Olympia Pizza and Spaghetti House III

Pizza · Italian · $12 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Palermo Pizza & Pasta

Pizza · Italian · $13 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Cafe Lago

Italian · $24 avg. price for 1 plate pasta
Seattle, Montlake
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Tavolàta

Italian · $22 avg. price for 1 plate pasta
Seattle, First Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

We know how tough it is to find the best Pasta in Capitol Hill. For these results, 1095134 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 4854 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1116 lists and articles from SeattleMet, USA Today and Seattle Magazine and others were carefully reviewed by Feastfox. Yes, we even looked at SeattleMet - 18 Life-Giving Seattle Italian Restaurants, USA Today - 10Best - Seattle Says "Grazie" to its Best Italian Restaurants and Seattle Magazine - Best Pasta Dishes at Local Italian Restaurants to pull this list together. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Feastfox gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips for Pasta

  • Pair Pinot Noir with spaghetti marinara

    The flavors of spaghetti marinara will be enhanced with a glass of light and fragrant Pinot Noir, a red wine that complements light tomato-based sauce.


  • A next-level match for linguine with crab

    Experts recommend pairing a linguine with crab with a glass of Frascati, a popular white wine.

Interesting facts about Pasta

  • Celebrating Pasta

    Where can you find some world-class Pasta every May? At the Houston Pasta Festival in Houston, Texas, United States.

  • The biggest pasta ever

    On October 24, 2015, Poland’s Pasta fans celebrated a new world record by the pasta, weighing 17,417 pounds.

  • Celebrating a love for pasta

    The love for pasta is unlimited in United States - that’s why they celebrate National Pasta Day every year.

Pasta Checksize

See what Pasta costs, on average, in each neighborhood. Pasta at Montlake is on the pricier range, while Capitol Hill offers the cheapest Pasta by neighborhood. To show you the most and least expensive Pasta neighborhoods, we checked what each Pasta restaurant charges for 1 plate pasta.

NeighborhoodAve. price for 1 plate pasta# Pasta restaurants
Montlake$243
Eastlake$204
Madison Valley$202
First Hill$198
South Lake Union$185
Denny Triangle$1711
Capitol Hill$1514

Parking tips

Capitol Hillis notorious for tricky parking. To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Pasta spot.

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