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Macrina Bakery

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2408 First Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121-1312
+1 206-448-4032
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07:00 - 18:00
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Vancouver
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is sort of "piling on" with the glowing reviews, but there's a reason Macrina has been written about by national and international media for years - its exceptional baking. We've eaten at legends like Sullivan Street Bakery in NYC, various spots in Paris and the amazing Patisserie Lebeau in Vancouver, and Macrina is at least their equal. The plum... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been told by many that one of Seattle's gems is the Macrina Bakery. So, after 4 years of living here I finally got to see if this place lives up to the hype. Similar to Seattlelites thinking that Dick's makes the best hamburgers and that Ezell's has the best fried chicken, once again I've concluded that its just all... More 

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Houston, Texas
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love their decor. It is not institutional like SBUX and the way they arrange the lighting and the arts bring life to this place. They have different assortments of bread and pastry, a perfect place for a family of sweet tooth.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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212 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for breakfast after reading the positive reviews on tripadvisor. I enjoyed a healthy and tasty breakfast. The yoghurt parfait was great. The place is nice and clean. I'm sure I'll be back.

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Hudson, Illinois
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93 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

We happened to rent a condo over the top of Macrina in Belltown. One of the things we noticed that it was busy whether it was 7am (breakfast rush) or later in the afternoon. We visited several times. We went for breakfast. My wife got a yogurt parfait which was huge and contained a ton of berries. I got the... More 

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East Wenatchee, Washington
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

I don't think you can go wrong with anything you order here. Great Bakery and Wonderful Breakfasts. Cozy place to have a pastry with coffee or full on breakfast. The staff is always friendly and helpful. Love This Little Gem....More that one location too so check out the website for the closest to you in the city.

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Thank DuDaw
Orlando, Florida
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Super fabulous bakery next door to our Airbnb! Get the RolyPoly and the quiche. But you can't go there every day or you will turn into a RolyPoly. Great service, great coffee, and great food. A local Seattle favourite in Belltown.

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Thank Kathryn B
Penn Valley, California
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

And the problem is that I will continue to gain weight eating this bread almost daily... good selection and service - we seem to gravitate towards the Giuseppe and Bâtard. We are cutting back on getting only one loaf at a time. They offer a great selection - Olivetta, Brioche, Rustic Potato, Fresh Herb Baguette to name a few. they... More 

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Penn Valley, California
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173 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

This bakery is on the same block as the VRBO we're staying in during our visit to Seattle and the aroma as well as the prep room windows caught our attention on passes we made while on the way to other spots in town. Tried it out for breakfast and it's even better on the inside. Lots of hot coffee,... More 

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Munich, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Went here a couple of times for takeaway and coffee. Everything was delicious, no matter whether the sweet or the savory baked goods and the selection of bread is extraordinary. You can even watch the staff baking everything fresh next door from the windows outside. Nothing but recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 18:00
Monday
07:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 18:00
Thursday
07:00 - 18:00
Friday
07:00 - 18:00
Saturday
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2408 First Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121-1312
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Belltown
  • Neighbourhood: Belltown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-448-4032

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