From Our Editors
One of the top-rated restaurants in Seattle, El Pilon delivers a familiar atmosphere with a phenomenal menu that features good rice. Not interested in the rice? They have a menu with plenty of options. Expect an excellent waitstaff and outstanding food that's worth the visit.
There's not really a recommended attire, so feel free to dress comfortably.
When you get there, think about ordering the meat, as it's frequently gotten rave reviews. In terms of the restaurant itself, if you're searching for the perfect spot for a family gathering (or a birthday meal), it's rated as a nice local option for big groups and families with children.
Specializing in both lunch and dinner, El Pilon is a solid choice when you're in the mood for Latin cuisine, and want to branch out from the typical Mexican fare. Its owner is known to be "friendly" and "nice," while the meal is "good." The restaurant is easily reachable by public transit, and visitors who drive have access to a private lot nearby (or can park on the street).