Gay City Library
This library was set up in 2009 by Gay City, a community organization, and has already collected 6000 volumes on LGBT topics. There are...
Victrola Coffee Roasters
Purveyors of a damned fine cup o' coffee since 2000, Victrola, to its credit, has clung to its grassroots, maintaining only three cafes....
Sitka & Spruce
The king of all locavore restaurants, Sikta & Spruce was the pilot project of celebrated Seattle chef Matt Dillon. It's since become...
1508 Melrose Ave · interesting places nearby
If you're working your way around the world in one neighborhood, Mamnoon is Capitol Hill's token Middle Eastern stop – with strong Syrian and Lebanese inflections. Slink inside for an unusual and wonderfully memorable voyage to the culinary Levant where you'll quickly be immersed in fragrant flat breads and perfumed dips that are complemented by some fine meat kebabs.
Prices are reasonable and there's a handy takeout window upfront offering crispy falafels.
The chic perch is in the 'Melrose Triangle,' which has also been sequestered by the slavishly locavore Melrose Market.