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Staple and Fancy

4739 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-4810
+1 206-789-1200
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (28 reviews)
“fried oysters” (19 reviews)
“pasta” (31 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
4739 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-4810
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service, great food, and a wonderful rose` wine that apparently is a staff favorite all made for a fun evening with a friend. Though many of the items on the menu look fabulous, the thing to do (really, do it!) is to go with...More

Thank vas57
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Three of us celebrated a birthday with staple pasta, pasta and pasta. Everything was delicious! You won’t go wrong with the Bucatini! Will definitely try the fancy next visit!

Thank Seeseej
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

turns out this restaurant will charge you a MANDATORY 20% on top of your bill as a “service charge” regardless of the quality of your experience. It’s not that I’m a cheap person....I would gladly tip an appropriate amount such as this but the service...More

2  Thank green b
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We attend as part of a surprise party for a friend's retirement, in the Cellar Room. We've eaten at Staple and Fancy before and always enjoyed it very much, so we had pretty high expectations; Chef David Glass and his crewed exceeded them and helped...More

Thank WarmWaterBeach
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

The tasting menu is pricey so not for the average night out. It is always a delight. Restaurant pros and cons: Pros: excellent quality, great service, lively atmosphere. Cons: pricey but we feel worth it, very busy so you need reservations, automatic 20percent added for...More

Thank 100QA
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

My niece and her friend suggested we meet at this restaurant on our recent visit back to Seattle. We decided on the chefs choice and it was a great decision. Our server Cate was excellent in her description of each course and wine serving. I...More

Thank Susan V
Reviewed 16 January 2018

This was my first time eating at Staple and Fancy; my friend had dined there once before. This was the first time either of us ordered the tasting menu. Whether you put yourself in the chefi's capable hands with a tasting menu or just order...More

Thank SteveLikes_3_Stars
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We had dinner with friends. By now we know the best plan is to opt for the $55/person “fancy” option, and let the restaurant decide on our dinner choices. (They are very careful to find out dietary preferences first.). Everything was fabulous, from the specialty...More

Thank Bearwife
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a fabulous experience last night at Staple & Fancy. There were dishes with ingredients such as lamb cheeks, ravioli with foie gras, appetizers included a kale salad with anchovy, a beet salad with apples, yogurt and nut granola. There was a nice selection...More

Thank Wave R
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Unique tasty cuisine you will not find elsewhere. Lots of opportunity to try different combinations with your meal. Friendly, informative and attentive staff. Highly recommended!

Thank Virginia T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4739 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-4810
    (48th Ave NW)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-789-1200
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