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The 10 Best Restaurants in University District, Seattle

Updated: February 16, 2021

Finding the best University District restaurants has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the top 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.

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Thai Tom

Thai · Asian · $9 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Taste of India

Indian · Asian · $17 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Saigon Deli

Vietnamese · $7 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Little Duck

Asian · Chinese · $12 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Wann Yen

Thai · Taiwanese · $13 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Chi Mac

Korean · $11 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Xi'an Noodles

Asian · Chinese · $10 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

The Mountaineering Club

Western · $18 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Guanaco's Tacos Pupuseria

Latin · American · $12 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Korean Tofu House

Korean · Asian · $9 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate this list?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We analyzed 4854 Seattle restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 Seattle restaurant reviews, and 1116 lists and articles – looking closely at what SeattleMet and Eater had to say – and applied our Feastfox magic. We cross-referenced with top lists, like SeattleMet - The Best Restaurants in the University District Right Now, Eater - Where to Eat in Seattle's U District and SeattleMet - The Seattle Outdoor Patio Hall of Fame. 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 enjoy the best food with no agenda. These ten options are sure to delight.

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