Top Restaurants On Seattle’s Trendy Capitol Hill

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Marcelina Morfin

There’s no shortage of tasty places to eat in Seattle’s trendy Capitol Hill neighbourhood. From American cuisine served thali-style, to Southern-influenced dishes served to diners sitting on repurposed church pews, here are 10 must-try restaurants when dining here.

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Altura is a fine dining establishment that specialises in Italian cuisine with a focus on Pacific Northwest flavors. Featuring foraged and locally-sourced ingredients, the culinary team creates exquisite menus with care to showcase the best seasonal items.

Annapurna Cafe


Delighting guests with its flavourful cuisine for over ten years, Annapurna Cafe highlights the cuisine of India, Nepal, and Tibet. This cosy basement restaurant features an interior decorated with a rich colour palette that exudes warmth. Created from the freshest ingredients available, guests will find a wide range of tasty dishes, including a host of starters and entrées, to suit their taste.



Founded in 1987, Glo’s is a Seattle institution serving American breakfast to hungry diners daily. Open Monday through Friday from 7am to 3pm plus Saturday and Sunday from 12am to 4pm, this tiny diner uses quality ingredients in its home-style cuisine, which will appeal to both carnivores and vegans.

Kedai Makan

Kedai Makan was a food stall operated at various farmers markets in 2012. The brick-and-mortar shop followed the following year. Strictly a takeaway joint, this friendly restaurant specialises in succulent Malaysian cuisine. Open every evening with late nights on Fridays and Saturdays, Kedai Makan offers diners flavourful meat and vegetarian options that include seasonal daily specials.


Marjorie is an eclectic spot featuring ‘food for the soul’ influenced by international flavours and an array of handcrafted libations and international wines. This vibrant restaurant comes complete with colorful furnishings and a lush patio and serves dinner seven days a week.

Plum Bistro

Plum Bistro is a restaurant specializing in organic plant-based cuisine, and while this restaurant caters to vegetarians and vegans, meat-eaters will be equally impressed with the flavorful dishes presented. Within an airy space, diners can savour a delectable array of items for lunch, dinner, plus a weekend brunch.


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Poppy is a unique spot featuring New American cuisine presented thali-style within a light-filled modern space. A platter that holds several small dishes allows diners to sample several things at once, which in this case means delicious cuisine made with seasonal Pacific Northwest ingredients.


Witness is a lively bar and restaurant serving up Southern-influenced handcrafted libations and cuisine. In an interior that is inspired by Southern churches, including booths made from century-old church pews, this establishment serves up not only tasty soul food, including desserts, and drinks but also a friendly vibe that will be appreciated by many visitors.

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