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Nancy Guppy's City Guide

Pike Place Market

Photographed by Matt Mornick
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

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“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
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

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“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

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“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

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“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
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
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

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“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

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“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
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

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/