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The 10 Best Soul Food Restaurants in Seattle

Updated: November 23, 2020

Finding the best Soul Food spots has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the best Soul Food spots, we reviewed the best review and restaurants sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Find everything you need to know about the best Soul Food restaurants below.

Find the perfect Soul Food spot

Fat’s Fried Chicken & Waffles

American · $14 avg main dish
Seattle, Garfield
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

The Wandering Goose

$13 avg main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

JuneBaby

American · $20 avg main dish
Seattle, Ravenna
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Witness

American · $12 avg main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Toulouse Petit Kitchen & Lounge

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

Biscuit Bitch

American
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

RockCreek Seafood & Spirits

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

Simply Soulful

$15 avg price for 1 soulfood main
Seattle, Madison Valley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5

Sisters And Brothers

American
Seattle, Georgetown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Honest Biscuits

American · $6 avg main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.0

How did we curate this list?

Choosing the right spot for Soul Food can be tough, especially if you’re exploring new restaurants. For these results, 1095134 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 4854 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1116 lists and articles from SeattleMet, The Stranger and SeattleMet and others were carefully reviewed by Feastfox. The restaurants you see have been featured in SeattleMet - Get a Taste of the South at These 13 Seattle Restaurants, The Stranger - Biscuits and Gravy Face Off: Searching for the Best Serving of the Southern Staple in Seattle and SeattleMet - Get a Taste of the South at These 13 Seattle Restaurants. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. The restaurants featured above represent the best of the best in Seattle Soul Food.

The Soul Food Price Index

See how general Soul Food prices stack up in each neighborhood. Soul Food at Industrial District is on the pricier range, while Cedar Park offers the cheapest Soul Food by neighborhood. These average prices of 1 soulfood main are a great way to gauge overall restaurant pricing.

NeighborhoodAve. price for 1 soulfood main# Soul Food Restaurants
Industrial District$174
Madison Valley$152
Cedar Park$61

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for your fried chicken

    Experts suggest pairing a fried chicken with a glass of Lambrusco, a popular red wine.


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