Restaurants in Pioneer Square

American Grill Food at The Lodge Sports Grille (Up to 43% Off). Two Options Available.

The Lodge Sports Grille

Multiple Locations

Half-pound handcrafted burgers, fish and chips, and aged steaks accompany more than 70 draught beers–all served in a rustic lodge setting

$30 $17

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Dim Sum for Two or More, or Asian-Fusion Food at Dinner for Two at O'Asian Kitchen and Lounge (43% Off)

O'Asian Kitchen and Lounge

Pinehurst

Asian-fusion menu with lamb skewers, cashew chicken, kung pao prawns, and more than 60 dim sum items handcrafted daily

$20 $13

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Pub Food, Irish Dishes, and Drinks at The Blarney Stone (Up to 40% Off).

The Blarney Stone Pub and Restaurant

Seattle

This homey pub satisfies hunger pangs with Irish classics, such as corned beef and cabbage, as well as burgers and wings

$20 $12

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One Large Specialty or Three-Topping Pizza with an Optional Two-Liter Soda at Romio's Pizza (Up to 38% Off)

Romio's Pizza

Multiple Locations

Choose up to three toppings for your large pizza, or order a specialty pie, such as the feta-covered Plato's Special

$22.95 $16

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Steak and Seafood at Cellars Grill & Lounge (Up to 50% Off)

Cellars Grill & Lounge

Belltown

Rib eye steak, seafood, and gourmet burgers served in an elegant dining room outfitted with an enormous aquarium

$40 $20

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$9 for $18 Worth of Vegan and Vegetarian Cuisine at Loving Hut

Loving Hut

Atlantic

Vegan and vegetarian specialties include sun-dried tomato pasta, sandwiches, and smoothies, with gluten-free options

$18 $9

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$30 for $50 Worth of Japanese and Hawaiian Food for Two at 'Ohana

'Ohana

Belltown

Tropical-themed eatery with Hawaiian-style roast pork and curried stew as well as sushi rolls and sashimi

$50 $30

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Seafood and American Food at Acquabar Bistro and Lounge (Up to 52% Off). Two Options Available.

Acquabar Bistro and Lounge

Belltown

Regional ingredients star in dishes such as fish and chips or grilled salmon, and inventive cocktails spotlight fresh juices

$25 $12

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$25 for $50 Worth of Korean Barbecue and Drinks at Shilla Restaurant

Shilla Restaurant

Belltown

Sear slices of bulgogi beef and Pacific seafood at tabletop grills, or let chefs roll maki varieties and assemble bibimbap bowls

$50 $25

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Brazilian Steak-House Cuisine for Dinner or Lunch at The Grill from Ipanema (Up to 42% Off)

The Grill from Ipanema

Belltown

Brazilian passadores, or carvers, offer all-you-can-eat meats with the rodízio experience, along with traditional Brazilian dishes

$60 $35

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$18 for $30 Worth of Burgers, Shakes, and Mixed Drinks at Lunchbox Laboratory – South Lake Union

Lunchbox Laboratory – South Lake Union

South Lake Union

Award-winning gourmet burgers, spiked milkshakes, and cocktails served in laboratory beakers

$30 $18

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$25 for a Five-Course Moroccan Dinner for Two or More at Marrakesh Moroccan Restaurant ($39.99 Value)

Marrakesh Moroccan Restaurant

Belltown

Belly dancers sashay around a room decorated like a sultan's tent as patrons scoop up traditional Moroccan food with their hands

$39.90 $25

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Irish Pub Food at Paddy Coyne's (Up to 40% Off)

Paddy Coyne's

Multiple Locations

Irish staples such as corned beef and fish 'n' chips join whiskey tumblers and pints of Guinness

$20 $12

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Bosnian and Mediterranean Cuisine for Two or Four at Sarajevo Lounge (Up to 52% Off)

Sarajevo Lounge

Belltown

Authentic, homemade Bosnian cuisine served alongside American classics in a chic lounge that turns into a dance party in the evening

$30 $15

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Gourmet Vegan Cuisine at Plum Bistro (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Plum Bistro

Capitol Hill

Burgers made with seitan, quinoa, and lentils, paired with local IPAs and ciders at Seattle Weekly's winner for "Best Vegan Restaurant 2012"

$25 $12.50

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Southern Cuisine for Two During Happy Hour at Anytime or Brunch at The Lost Pelican (50% Off)

The Lost Pelican

Belltown

Southern dishes with a New Orleans influence, made with shrimp and crab from Louisiana's Gulf Coast

$30 $15

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Italian Cuisine at Branzino (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Branzino

Belltown

Local produce, seafood, and meats transform into Italian dishes including oven-roasted branzino, wood-fired pizzas, and winter risotto

$40 $20

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$17 for $30 Worth of English Eats at Twisted Pasty

Twisted Pasty

Seattle

Eatery's namesake Cornish pasties take a contemporary spin with filling such as curry chicken, corned beef, and philly cheese steak

$30 $17

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Café Drinks and Chocolate at kakao (Up to 62% Off). Two Options Available.

kakao

South-Lake Union

Locally roasted Herkimer coffee; salted-caramel hot chocolate; craft chocolate bars converted into sippable drinks

$10 $5

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VIP Entry to Julia's Queen of the Brunch Drag Show for Two with Optional Mimosas at Le Faux (Up to 46% Off)

Le Faux

Broadway

Transform a lazy brunch into a vibrant celebration with host Kristie Champagne as she MCs a lively show of Seattle's most notable queens

$50 $29

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$11 for $20 Worth of Diner Food and Drinks for Two, Redeemable Monday–Friday at The 5 Point Café

The 5 Point Café

Seattle

Classic diner comfort food, cold beers, and cocktails served in an irreverent eatery that’s been open since 1929

$20 $11

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$200 for $400 Toward Full-Service Barbecue Catering at The Boar's Nest

The Boar's Nest

On Location

Catering complete with serving accoutrement can spice up parties with barbecue dishes such as pulled pork, ribs, and collard greens

$400 $200

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$35 for a Cuban Dinner and Salsa Dancing with Lesson for Two at Cafe Con Leche ($73 Value)

Cafe Con Leche

SoDo

After dining on Cuban eats such as ropa vieja and roast pork, guests receive a salsa lesson and take to the dance floor before a live band

$73 $35

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$45 for One Gift Card for Family-Style Italian Dining at Buca di Beppo ($50 Value)

Buca di Beppo

Multiple Locations

Family-style servings of baked ziti, veal parmigiana, and other Italian-American staples served in festive restaurant setting

$50 $45

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Dinner Show for One or Two from The Murder Mystery Company (52% Off)

The Murder Mystery Company

Multiple Locations

Professional improv actors invite diners to participate in an interactive whodunit as they enjoy a three-course meal

$60 $29

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Gourmet Pub Cuisine and Drinks for Lunch and Happy Hour at Maison Tavern (Up to 50% Off)

Maison Tavern

SoDo

Head chef Bryan Ogden uses locally-sourced ingredients and organic produce in a menu that includes meatball sliders and chicken skewers

$30 $15

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Organic Vegan Catering from Plum in Seattle Center (Up to 45% Off). Three Options Available.

Plum in Seattle Center

Seattle

Vegan takes on American favorites, such as organic "tofustrami" reubens

$25 $14

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Globally Inspired Lunches for Two or Four at On Safari Foods (Up to 50% Off)

On Safari Foods

Seattle

Sandwiches and wraps include Cuban beef with citrus marinated flank steak and cilantro, and a caprese sandwich with chiffonade of basil

$20 $11

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Dahlak Meal for Two or Four at Dahlak Eritrean Cuisine (Up to 60% Off)

Dahlak Eritrean Cuisine

North Beacon Hill

Traditional Eritrean and Ethiopian recipes feature cubes of spiced lamb, housemade injera bread, and well-seasoned vegetables

$45.75 $21

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$12 for $20 Worth of Pub Food and Drinks at Canterbury Ale House

Canterbury Ale House

Canterbury Ale House

30+ beers on tap, signature cocktails, and classic pub fare such as fish and chips served amid kid-friendly, medieval-themed setting

$20 $12

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$15 for $30 Worth of Irish Pub Fare and Drinks at Sully's Lounge

Sully's Lounge

Top of Queen Anne Hill

Staple food and drink from the Emerald Isle such as fish and chips, shepherd's pie, and pints of Harp and Guinness

$10 $5

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$15 for $25 Worth of Ethiopian Cuisine for Dinner at Abay Ethiopian Restaurant

Abay Ethiopian Restaurant

Seattle

Diners scoop up traditional Ethiopian meats, spiced veggies, and stews from a communal platter using spongy injera flatbread

$25 $15

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$60 for a Three-Course Chef's Tasting Menu for Two at That's Amore Italian Cafe ($60 Value)

That's Amore Italian Cafe

Seattle

Appetizers such as pear salad, artisanal cheeses and salume preface entrees of wild boar ragu and handmade Tortellone, followed by dessert

$60 $60

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Vegan Thai Food During Lunchtime or Dinnertime at Araya's Place (Up to 40% Off)

Araya's Place

Madison

Chefs craft vegan Thai dishes, such as fried tofu and garden veggies in a spicy orange sauce, using ingredients sourced from local farms

$20 $12

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Up to 6 or 12 Vegan or Vegetarian Dishes at Lucky Palate (Up to 54% Off)

Lucky Palate

Lucky Palate

Weekly rotating menus offer healthy vegan and vegetarian options such as spinach pesto lasagna, broccoli and tofu, and lemon bars

$48 $25

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$12 for $20 Worth of Louisiana-Style Barbecue for Two or More at Willie's Taste of Soul Bar-B-Que

Willie's Taste of Soul Bar-B-Que

Columbia City

Willie Turner imports authentic tastes from his native Louisiana with made-from-scratch, slow-smoked brisket, ribs, and soul food

$20 $12

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Pub Food at The Dubliner (Half Off). Two Options Available.

The Dubliner

Fremont

Old World Irish staples such as bangers and mash or shepherd’s pie join curry-flavored fries and bacon-wrapped bratwursts on the menu

$30 $15

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$12 for $24 Worth of Indian & Mediterranean Food at Qazi's Indian Curry House & Mediterranean Cuisine

Qazi's Indian Curry House & Mediterranean Cuisine

Fremont

Dozens of dishes from all over the Indian subcontinent and some from the Mediterranean

$24 $12

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Barbecue and Drinks for Two or Four or Take-Out from Jones Barbeque (Up to 51% Off)

Jones Barbeque

West Seattle

Barbecue joint featured on Food Network's BBQ with Bobby Flay pairs signature brisket, pork ribs, and hot links with hearty sides and pie

$25 $12.50

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$35 for $50 Worth of Afghan Food for Dinner at Kabul Afghan Cuisine. Groupon Reservation Required.

Kabul Afghan Cuisine

Wallingford

Tender kebabs, plump dumplings, and warmly spiced stews represent the rich diversity of Afghan cuisine

$50 $35

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$60 for a Five-Course Omakase Dinner for Two at Miyabi 45th. Groupon Reservation Required.

Miyabi 45th

Wallingford

Japanese restaurant known for hand-rolled soba noodles serves a chef-curated, five-course menu based on customers' preferences

$60 $60

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$25 for $50 Worth of Elegant Bistro Food and Drinks at Smash Wine Bar & Bistro

Smash Wine Bar & Bistro

Wallingford

Forty-five international wine selections pair with bistro plates including duck-and-shiitake spring rolls

$50 $25

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$20 for $30 Worth of Indian-Pakistani Cuisine at Shalimar Restaurant

Shalimar Restaurant

University District

Chef Wasif Qadri whips up inventive Indian-Pakistani dishes including curries, veggie stews, and tandoori plates

$30 $20

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Contemporary Thai Cuisine at Djan's Thai Restaurant (Up to 40% Off). Three Options Available.

Djan's Thai Restaurant

Wallingford

Chefs add a modern twist to classic Thai curries, wok dishes, and fried rice within a two-story, 1930s white clapboard house

$35 $25

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$6 Buys You a Coupon for 1 Plain Naan Dish with Chutneys & 50% Off Alcoholic Beverages 3-6PM at Cedars Restaurant

Cedars Restaurant

University District

For $6, receive a coupon for 1 plain naan dish with chutneys & 50% off alcoholic beverages 3-6PM

$6 $6

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10- or 25-Person Barbecue Package with Delivery from Jones Barbeque - The Original BBQ Pit (Up to 25% Off)

Jones Barbeque - The Original BBQ Pit

Columbia City

Southern-style barbecue including ribs, pork, brisket, chicken, and wild boar complemented by cornbread, collard greens, and candied yams

$179.50 $139.50

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Two Purgatory Sandwiches with Fries and Tallboys at Dante's (15% Off)

Dante's

University District

Get your hands around one of Dante's thick sandwiches, accented with secret sauce and served on a French roll

$25.90 $21.99

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Vegetarian Meal for Two or Eritrean and Ethiopian Meal for Two or Four at Hana's Kitchen (Up to 50% Off)

Hana's Kitchen

Seattle

Traditional Eritrean and Ethiopian cuisine showcasing vegetarian specialties and flavorful meat dishes

$47.85 $28

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Thai and Lao Food for Lunch or Dinner at Savatdee Authentic Thai & Lao Cuisine (Up to 43% Off)

Savatdee Authentic Thai & Lao Cuisine

University District

Chefs add spices to pad thai, curry, and fried-rice dishes at eatery named Best Laotian restaurant by Seattle Met

$20 $12

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Indian Food at Jewel of India (Half Off). Two Options Available.

Jewel of India

University District

Entrees include spicy lamb vindaloo with potatoes and mango veggie curry with sautéed vegetables, mango chutney, and a bit of cream

$22 $11

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$25 for Organic Meal with Warm Bowl or Salad and Cider or Kombucha for 2 at Thrive Cafe (Up to $37 Value)

Thrive Cafe

Thrive

Organic, plant-based café features gluten- and dairy-free menu offering juices, superfoods, smoothies, elixir shots, salads, and entrees

$37 $25

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Indian Food for Lunch, Dinner, or Takeout at Bengal Tiger Cuisine of India (Up to 50% Off). 4 Options Available.

Bengal Tiger Cuisine of India

Roosevelt

Regional specialties are served in a warmly colored dining room at an Indian eatery that's been simmering curries for almost 15 years

$20 $12

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Italian Cuisine at Mondello Italian Restaurant (Up to 38% Off). Two Options Available.

Mondello Italian Restaurant

Southeast Magnolia

Sicilian dishes of fresh seafood, pesto, and gnocchi served amid decor reminiscent of a seaside village

$50 $31

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$18 for $30 Worth of American-Style Grill Food and Drinks at Greenlake Bar and Grill

Greenlake Bar and Grill

Green Lake

Inventive eats, such as habanero mac 'n' cheese balls and french toast sundaes, pair with classic burgers and steaks

$30 $18

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Fish 'n' Chips Meal with Beer or Wine for Two or Four at Ballard Brothers Seafood and Burgers (Up to 54% Off)

Ballard Brothers Seafood and Burgers

Ballard

Baskets of North Pacific cod filets are panko-breaded and fried along with crispy fries then paired with choice of beverages

$22.98 $12

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$11 for $20 Worth of Italian Food at Amante Pizza and Pasta

Amante Pizza and Pasta

Green Lake

Italian staples include house-made pizzas topped with more than 50 ingredients, sauce-slathered pastas, and low-carb chicken options

$20 $11

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$25 for $40 Worth of Japanese Cuisine at Moshi Moshi Sushi

Moshi Moshi Sushi

Seattle

Japanese cuisine such as golden garden roll with spicy tuna and tempura scallions with mango and scallops, plus nigiri and beef short ribs

$40 $25

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Greek Breakfast or Brunch, or Greek Dinner for Two or Four at Yannis Greek Restaurant (Up to 43% Off)

Yannis Greek Restaurant

Phinney Ridge

Greek specialties such as spicy feta dip and beef moussaka, plus breakfast dishes with gyro meat and ground lamb

$20 $12

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Australian and New Zealand–Inspired Cuisine and Drinks at Kangaroo & Kiwi Pub (Half Off). Two Options Available.

Kangaroo & Kiwi Pub

Ballard

Hot and cold sandwiches, classic pub appetizers, and meat pies pair with Australian beers and New Zealand wines in a lively pub

$40 $20

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$39 for a Three-Course Dinner with Wine for Two at Root Table ($63 Value). Groupon Reservation Required.

Root Table

Adams

Thai-fusion fare such as curry corn fritters and drunken fettucini pairs with glasses of wine and rich desserts

$63 $39

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Tequila and Appetizers for Two or Margaritas and Appetizers for Four at COA Mexican Eatery & Tequileria (Up to 67% Off)

COA Mexican Eatery & Tequileria

Roosevelt

Three samples of 100% agave tequila wash down contemporary Mexican-style appetizers

$66 $22

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$12 for Four Groupons, Each Good for $5 Worth of Café Food and Baked Goods at Boardroom Cafe ($20 Total Value)

Boardroom Cafe

Boardroom Cafe

Stumptown coffee, baked goods made in-house, and options for gluten-free and paleo diets

$5 $3

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$12 for $20 Worth of Dinner for Two at Burger Hero

Burger Hero

Whittier Heights

Burgers topped with fire sauce and bacon, grilled pineapple and swiss cheese, and hone-bourbon sauce on a lamb patty

$20 $12

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$5 Buys You a Coupon for 30% Off Orders of $30 or More at Hummus Cafe

Hummus Cafe

Greenwood

For $5, receive a coupon for 30% off orders of $30 or more

$5 $5

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Moroccan Cuisine at Kasbah Moroccan Restaurant (Half Off). Two Options Available.

Kasbah Moroccan Restaurant

Ballard

Moroccan dishes, such as roasted lamb in a saffron, onion, and garlic sauce or spiced chicken with prunes

$36 $18

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$40 for $50 Worth Indian and Mediterranean Food at Saffron Grill

Saffron Grill

Northgate

Rich, fragrant saffron infuses a menu of updated Indian and Mediterranean plates

$50 $40

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$18 for $25 Worth of Mexican Food at Mayas Mexican Restaurant

Mayas Mexican Restaurant

Rainier Beach

Burritos and enchiladas stuffed with rice, beans, and perfectly seasoned meats share the menu with carne asada and chicken mole platters

$25 $18

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$12 for $20 Worth of Peruvian Cuisine at Mixturas

Mixturas

Seattle

Peruvian specialties at this homey, brightly colored restaurant include fresh ceviche appetizers, pork sandwiches, and purple corn pudding

$20 $12

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$2 Buys You a Coupon for 25% Off Your Bill at Friendz Cafe

Friendz Cafe

Riverton

For $2, receive a coupon for 25% off your total bill

$2 $2

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Thai Food at Chantanee Thai Restaurant & Bar (Up to 50% Off). Three Options Available.

Chantanee Thai Restaurant & Bar

Downtown Bellevue

Get your fill of curries, basil, seafood, and noodles while sitting back in a comfortable, engaging space

$20 $12

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Field Trip with Pretzel-Rolling Lesson and Snacks for 10 or 20 at Auntie Anne's Seattle (50% Off)

Auntie Anne's Seattle

Multiple Locations

On an Auntie Anne's field trip, groups learn the history of pretzels, hand-roll their own, and munch on the golden-brown knots

$100 $50

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$20 for $30 Worth of Latin Small Plates and Drinks at El Norte Lounge

El Norte Lounge

Lake City

Enjoy live music as you sip cocktails and munch on crab quesadillas or queso fundido at this lively lounge that's open Wednesday–Saturday

$30 $20

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$12 for $25 Worth of Diner Food atThe Brief Encounter Cafe

The Brief Encounter Cafe

North Bellevue

Vast menu featuring burgers, housemade soups, sandwiches, and all-day breakfast

$25 $12

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$15 for $30 Worth of Pizza and Drinks at Bison Creek Pizza & Pub

Bison Creek Pizza & Pub

Burien

Amid the saloon ambiance of the historic Burien Theatre, enjoy gourmet pizzas, spaghetti with housemade meatballs, and pulled-pork grinders

$30 $15

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Upscale Mexican Cuisine for Dinner for Two or Four at Sazon Mexican Kitchen (42% Off)

Sazon Mexican Kitchen

Downtown Bellevue

Seasonal ingredients fill handcrafted Mexican dishes with a new American twist, including black mole, prawn tacos, and stewed lamb

$24 $14

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$6 for $10 Worth of Vietnamese Cuisine for Dinner at Le's Phở Tái

Le's Phở Tái

Shoreline

Chefs simmer pho broth for more than 20 hours to procure impeccable flavor and craft bahn mi sandwiches with locally sourced ingredients

$10 $6

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$18 for $30 Worth of Burgers, Shakes, and Mixed Drinks at Lunchbox Laboratory - Bellevue

Lunchbox Laboratory - Bellevue

Downtown Bellevue

Creative gourmet burgers, loaded tots, spiked milkshakes, and cocktails

$30 $18

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Dinner or Lunch at Tokyo Steakhouse (Up to 42% Off). Three Options Available.

Tokyo Steak House

Downtown Bellevue

The chefs bring their Japanese-steakhouse culinary skills tableside to entertain diners with flaming onion volcanoes and knife juggling

$60 $35

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$2 Buys You a Coupon for 10% Off Your Total Bill at Ariana Authentic Afghan Cuisine

Ariana Authentic Afghan Cuisine

Moss Bay

For $2, receive a coupon for 10% off your total bill

$2 $2

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Tat's Delicatessen: A User’s Guide

East Coast Sandwiches | Meats Smoked and Cured In-House | Daily-Changing Soups | Tastycakes | Seahawks Games

Sample Menu

  • Sandwich: philly cheesesteak with a choice of cheese
  • Side: cup of the day’s soup—maybe jambalaya
  • Drink: fresh-squeezed lemonade
  • Dessert: Tastycakes

While You’re Waiting: If things time out right, watch a Seahawks game on TV.

Meet the Owners: Brian Tatman and Jason Simodejka both grew up on the East Coast before moving to Seattle in 1996. When they arrived in the city, they noticed a great selection of local food vendors, yet a lack of East Coast–style delis. So they opened their own.

Inside Tip: Check if there’s a wait: an online webcam lets customers see the current line, which is especially helpful during busy lunch hours.

While You’re in the Neighborhood
Before: Step into the historic jail cell at the Seattle Metropolitan Police Museum (317 3rd Avenue South).
After: Strap on some climbing shoes and scale a faux rockface at the Seattle Bouldering Project (900 Poplar Place South).

If You Can’t Make It, Try This: Get your fix of traditional philly cheesesteaks at Calozzi’s (1306 4th Avenue).

159 Yesler Way
Seattle,
WA
US

Marcela's Creole Cookery uproots the definitive flavors of authentic New Orleans cuisine and Cajun fare and packs them into a menu brimming with robust seasonings and exotic meats, as mentioned by Seattle Weekly contributor A.J. Tigner. With 30 combined years in the restaurant world, Marcela's owners have created an inviting eatery that pays homage to the Big Easy with vibrant, playful colors showcased in contemporary artwork. Red-clothed tables coddle piping-hot platters of creole delicacies, including muffaletta po boys, hearty gumbos, and fried ocean critters such as shrimp, alligator, and crawfish from Poseidon's personal crustacean collection.

106 James St.
Seattle,
WA
US

The luminous block letters advertising “Merchants Cafe” nearly overshadow the intriguing tidbit beneath: a sign reading "Established 1890, Seattle’s Oldest Restaurant." Once guests pass through the double-door entrance, though, its historic charms become undeniably clear. Rustic wood floors covered with ornate rugs complement wooden and exposed brick walls, and the stained-glass chandeliers hanging overhead cast a warm glow. Despite the homey 1800s feel, a few modern touches accent the restaurant, including flat-screen TVs around the cherry-wood bar and a menu of contemporary eats. Hearty American entrees, such as hot turkey sandwiches and Angus burgers, are crafted from local, organic ingredients sourced from the likes of Pike Place Market and Bob’s Fruit Stand.

Over the past 120-some years, Merchant’s has accrued quite a colorful history, but most notably operated as a hotel, saloon, and card room in the late 19th century. Today, barkeeps continue the tradition, sans the fist-fights over whose horse is more attractive, by pouring libations including Georgetown and Mac and Jack’s craft beers and wines and spirits from local wineries and distilleries.

109 Yesler Way
Seattle,
WA
US

The Three Faces of Bakeman’s Restaurant

Lunch with a Side of Gruff

As the owner of Bakeman's Restaurant, Jason Wang can pretty much say anything he wants to his customers. And he does. Dubbed as Seattle's version of the sharp-tongued "soup nazi" from Seinfeld, Jason gives anyone who dares step into Bakeman's a run for their money. Then, he takes their money, since it's a cash-only establishment. His brashness keeps the line moving smoothly, but don't let it rattle you: the verbal barrages dished out by Jason are really just a prickly shell for his and the restaurant's fuzzy charm.

Hearty, Housemade, and Cheap

If Jason is an expert at trash talking, he's an absolute virtuoso at making lunch. His sandwiches are all stacked between housemade bread, including the popular turkey sandwich. He roasts the turkey daily, and accompanies it with an optional slathering of cranberry sauce to recreate those day-after-Thanksgiving sandwiches. Jason also prepares three or four housemade soups every day, as well as chili, salads, and hot apple pie. Perhaps the most appetizing detail, though, is the modest pricing, with most lunches checking in at well under the $10 mark.

Cafeteria Time Warp

Think back to high school, or even grade school, when eating in a cafeteria off a tray was just a regular part of the day. Though such routines usually fall by the wayside during adulthood, they certainly haven't at Bakeman's. Here, customers enter from the busy downtown street, descend down a flight of stairs, and find themselves quite literally at a cafeteria counter. The day's options are scrawled across a whiteboard, and trays are stacked neatly nearby for those who don't take their food to go. Another parallel between then and now: you can ride the bus to Bakeman's, since it sits just steps from the 2nd Avenue and Cherry Street bus stop.

122 Cherry St
Seattle,
WA
US

Cherry Street Coffee House displays local art, hosts live music, and holds events at each of its locations. Steam rises from blends of house coffees, forming the shape of perfume bottles that spritz the cafes with the aromas of Brazil nuts and dark cocoa. A medley of coffee beans from Papua New Guinea and Central and South America flavor the signature espresso, which guests can enjoy in between bites of house-made breakfast bagels, quiche, pastries, sandwiches, soups, and salads. Cherry Street's kitchen staff supplies a list of ingredients, highlighting which vibrant dishes are vegan, contain dairy and nuts, or plan to transform into dairy and nuts.

103 Cherry St
Seattle,
WA
US

The crêpes flung at Mobatta's come swaddled in handy paper wrapping, which makes them ideal to nosh while walking to work or cruising on your Segway to court. Reimagined breakfast classics such as the french-toast crêpe, with eggs, cinnamon sugar and maple syrup ($4.99), or the salmon and egg tartine, with mozzarella, smoked salmon, and hollandaise sauce ($5.99), make excellent fuel for a day on the town. The menu has more than 10 sweet dessert crêpes, including a blackberry-cobbler crêpe, with cinnamon sugar, brown sugar, crumbled graham crackers, and whipped cream ($5.69), that's tasty company for a hot cup of Dillano's coffee ($0.99) or a Ghirardelli cafe mocha ($3.25). Or try savory lunch options such as the fish-taco crêpe ($6.69) and the chicken-bacon-ranch crêpe (stuffed with mozzarella, tomato, spinach, and ranch dressing, $7.39) to satisfy mysterious midday crêpe cravings.

719 2nd Ave
Seattle,
WA
US

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