Top Choice Deli in Downtown, Pike Place & Waterfront

Beecher's Handmade Cheese

Artisan beer, artisan coffee…next up, Seattle brings you artisan cheese and it's made as you watch in this always-crowded Pike Place nook, where you can buy all kinds of cheese-related paraphernalia. As for that lon…
Top Choice Cafe in Belltown & Seattle Center

Top Pot Hand-Forged Doughnuts

Sitting pretty in a glass-fronted former car showroom with art-deco signage and immense bookshelves, Top Pot's flagship cafe produces the Ferraris of the doughnut world. It might have morphed into a 20-outlet chain …
Cafe in Mt Baker Area

Il Caffe Rifugio

Just when you thought you were entering the wilderness, a little bit of Portland floats out to meet you. If you assumed your first glimpse of Baker was serendipitous, check out rural Deming where this Euro-centric c…
Deli in San Juan Island

Market Chef

Super popular and famous for its delicious sandwiches, including its signature curried-egg salad with roasted peanuts and chutney, or roast beef and rocket. Salads are also available; local ingredients are used. If …
Cafe in San Juan Island

Lime Kiln Cafe

Perched on the end of the Roche Harbor marina wharf, this simple but pleasurable establishment serves up mouthwatering American breakfasts that feature organic eggs in a hearty San Juan scramble with avocado and sou…
Cafe in Bellingham

Old Town Cafe

Very popular for its casual, artsy atmosphere, this bohemian breakfast joint cooks up tasty dishes such as custom omelets, egg tortillas and whole-wheat French toast. There's also homemade granola, gluten-free hotca…
Cafe in Bainbridge Island

Café Nola

One highlight of a visit to Bainbridge is a meal at this popular bistro, serving a classy blend of Mediterranean and Northwest cooking.
Cafe in U District

Cafe Solstice

This coffee shop on 'the Ave' is large. It needs to be in order to accommodate the armies of laptop campers who seemingly descend here to churn out their own inferior versions of War and Peace. There's a nice wooden…
Cafe in Green Lake & Fremont

Mighty-O Donuts

Going up against Top Pot Hand-Forged Doughnuts is a tall order, but Mighty-O isn't so bothered about the competition, knocking out its vegan doughnuts from this light-filled cafe in 'Tangletown' on the cusp of Green…
Cafe in Bellingham

Colophon Cafe

Linked with Fairhaven's famous literary haven, Village Books, the Colophon is a multiethnic eatery for people who like to follow their panini with Proust. Renowned for its African peanut soup and chocolate brandy cr…