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Wild Mountain Cafe

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1408 NW 85th St, Seattle, WA 98117-4236
+1 206-297-9453
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07:30 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 15:00
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Ilderton
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70 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is small so weekends can get busy. The menu is chalked full of great chow, and if you like cinnamon rolls you won't be disappointed. Go hungry, you'll love it.

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Thank Gregory K
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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335 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved the atmosphere of this quirky restaurant, especially the modern, dimensional wall art for sale. We each had a different breakfast, but the standout star for me were the delicious garlic mashed potato cakes. One of my sons had the largest breakfast burrito I have ever seen!

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Thank ReaderPat
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great scramble breakfast! Atmosphere is very homey! It has the feel of an old neighborhood house. Good service too.

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Thank Nina Z
Appin, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Passed this place so many times without going in and when I finally did I could have kicked myself for not going in sooner. This charming restaurant is housed in an old Seattle craftsman-style house so you'll be sitting in one of the back "bedrooms" or entryway living areas. The nooks and crannies all add to the charm, along with... More 

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Thank TartanCat57
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64 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Wow! I love Wild Mountain so much. I used to live in the neighborhood and eat here a lot, now it's a bit of a drive...but still very much worth it! A group of us came for brunch and we're seated cozily in the back. Service was excellent and food delicious. The eggs Benedict is by far my favorite dish.... More 

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Thank Malibugirl64
Maywood, New Jersey
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Good breakfast burrito. They are famous for their cinnamon roll made only on weekends. Cute place and is a very homely environment. Strongly recommend.

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Thank mils2381
United States
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

Varied menu, certain to have something for all. Small place but only a very short wait on a weekday at 9:00am. Comfortable and a bit unique with most breakfasts hovering around $10 or so.

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Thank Brad J
Corpus Christi, Texas
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133 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

Went there (Ballard) based on others' reviews and were not disappointed. Not a lot of space, maybe 10 tables for 2-4. Very friendly staff. Locals walk in, street parking possible. (Steep stairway up if walking is a problem). A business pair or two, but mostly couples with an occasional young child. You will get good service, a good breakfast (vegetarian/vegan... More 

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Thank C_J_CCTx
Seattle, Washington
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015

House turned restaurant that at least during winter, when I visited, lacked appeal. Outside appearance was gloomy with the dry garden and fusia house, but I expected a transformation on the inside and that was not the case. It had a very elemental setting that is understated in the cafe website. The website looks great. Yet, what they lack in... More 

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1 Thank Peggy L
Seattle, Washington
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2014

Funky old house conversion with funky furnishings. Tightly spaced tables in small rooms, but - oh, the food. Delicious. Very busy place on weekends,

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, American, International
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 15:00
Monday
07:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 15:00
Thursday
07:30 - 15:00
Friday
07:30 - 15:00
Saturday
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1408 NW 85th St, Seattle, WA 98117-4236
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Ballard
  • Neighbourhood: Ballard
  • Phone Number: +1 206-297-9453

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?