Nancy Guppy's City Guide

Pike Place Market

Photographed by Matt Mornick

“So obvious, but when you visit, you’ll see why. Pike Place is the true heart and soul of Seattle.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
85 Pike Street, Seattle, WA 98101
Contact
206.682.7453
http://pikeplacemarket.org

What To Wear To Pike Place Market


Solo Bar & Eatery

“As a favorite watering hole of artists, especially actors, Solo serves up strong drinks and great food in a friendly, informal environment.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
200 Roy St, Seattle, WA 98109
Contact
206.213.0080
http://www.solo-bar.com/

Matt’s in the Market

Photographed by Nick Jurich

“Although once just a tiny counter overlooking the bustling Pike Place Market below, Matt’s has now grown and so have the crowds. Luckily the quality has not slipped and I order the catfish sandwich every time.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
Pike Place Market, 94 Pike St, Seattle, WA 98101
Contact
206.467.7909
http://www.mattsinthemarket.com

Quinn’s

“A beautifully, understated space with big windows looking out on the Pike Street people parade, serves great pub-style food (including a killer steak tartar) and strong, thoughtful drinks.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
1001 E Pike St, Seattle, WA 98122
Contact
206.325.7711
http://www.quinnspubseattle.com/

Uneeda Burger

“This popular burger joint, housed in a former auto body shop, serves an array of all-natural painted hills beef burgers. My fave is the ‘#1 The Classic Burger’ with cheddar. Their delicious shakes will also induce an afternoon nap.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
4302 Fremont Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103
Contact
206.547.2600
http://uneedaburger.com

Fran’s Chocolates in Georgetown

“In addition to making top-notch chocolate, this beautifully refurbished building is a feast for all of your senses. Oh, and they greet you with a smile and chocolate samples at the door.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
5900 Airport Way S, Seattle, WA 98108
Contact
206.508.4535
https://www.franschocolates.com/stores/georgetown/

Photo: Courtesy of Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle

“Greg is the grand man of the Seattle’s gallery scene. Luckily he’s a down-to-earth, pretentious-free guy who loves art and artists. Drop by and ask questions.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
212 3rd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104
Contact
206.624.0770
http://www.gregkucera.com/

What To Wear To Greg Kucera Gallery


Madison Kitchen

Photographed by Andrea Coan

“This tiny joint cranks out great savory items. The ham & Gruyere quiche is a staple along with beautiful cookies, pastries, cakes and pies—the perfect neighborhood hangout.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
4122 E Madison St, Seattle, WA 98112
Contact
206.557.4640
http://www.madison-kitchen.com/

Serious Pie

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“The pizza and the roasted seasonal mushrooms with truffle cheese are amazing. Pair that order with their mixed baby lettuce salad and a glass of something crisp and cold.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
316 Virginia St, Seattle, WA 98101
Contact
206.838.7388
http://seriouspieseattle.com

Tilikum Place Café

“Housed in a charming low-slung brick building, this spot is particularly great for breakfast and brunch.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
407 Cedar St, Seattle, WA 98121
Contact
206.282.4830
http://www.tilikumplacecafe.com/

Bakeman’s Restaurant

“Known for their freshly roasted turkey sandwich, with white and/or dark meat on white or wheat, this lunch institution is the best deal in town. It’s open from 8:00AM-4:00PM, Monday through Friday and is cash only.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
122 Cherry St, Seattle, WA 98104
Contact
206.622.3375
http://www.bakemanscatering.com

Slab Sandwich + Pie

Photographed by Zack Bent

“Quite possibly the best sandwich joint around and their salted chocolate chip cookie made my head spin.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
1201 10th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122
Contact
206.790.0967
http://www.slabsandwich.com

Intermezzo Carmine

“This gorgeously appointed, high ceilinged room has super comfy bar chairs with backs and it is the little brother of Il Terrazzo Carmine.” -Nancy Guppy

Address
409 1st Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98104
Contact
206.596.8940
http://www.intermezzocarmine.com/