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Sitka & Spruce

1531 Melrose Ave, Ste. 6, Seattle, WA 98122-3762
+1 206-324-0662
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“bread” (21 reviews)
“morels” (5 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1531 Melrose Ave, Ste. 6, Seattle, WA 98122-3762
Neighbourhood: Broadway / Capitol Hill
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Reviews (247)
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Always a delightful experience, a very interesting menu and a great atmosphere. Situated in the Melrose Market , between Pike and Pine, east of the freeway in a lovely old building. Great service and willing to accommodate dietary needs.

Thank xiabuxiabu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to Sitka and Spruce while visiting Seattle on 2 separate occasions and each time I was really blown away. I grew up eating in San Francisco and this place reminded me of eating in some of the best places I experienced there. The...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my husband here for dinner before a show at Paramount when Terra Plata next door was having winemakers dinner. I am always trying new restaurants on my frequent trips on days off to Seattle but forget that my husband is not as adventurous...More

Thank goodsam_pam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have heard many great things about Sitka and spruce over the years, but have never managed to make it there for a meal. It is tucked in the back of melrose market and as such small, open, and loud. But cute. I happened to be...More

Thank SeattleDoc2010
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We visited for dinner following multiple recommendations of some well informed Seattlites. The location was beautiful. However, from, the start, the service was awkwardly hostile and waitresses surprisingly untrained in proper service. 1. When presenting dishes that contain unfamiliar ingredients, it is customary to have...More

Thank TheVancouverites
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had a great dinner here. Be aware that the menu changes daily to take advantage of what's in season. Two of us shared a salad, steamed clams, root vegetables and quail. Each dish was meticulously prepared - wonderful combination of flavors and sauces. Plenty...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Last night in Washington State and so a trip downtown to try out the shared tables in front of the cooking fires at Sitka & Spruce. The atmosphere in what looked like a renovated industrial shed with a number of small bars and restaurants was...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We came across this restaurant at the last minute on our first night in Seattle - what a find! The menu - which we understand is changed regularly - is eclectic and all of our chosen dishes, from a charcuterie plate to leeks with smoked...More

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 22 March 2017

On a recent trip to Seattle, I took my two adult sons here for their birthdays. How can one spend $190 on food and a couple of cocktails and leave hungry? I enjoyed sitting at the Chef's table and the cocktails were excellent. The food...More

Thank ReaderPat
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

That was the only con, the food was so good that ordered too much food. They are also lacking of local wines offer but I must say they have some other very good wines. The place is good to accommodate a couple as well as...More

Thank Angel S
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In the menu on Sitka's website, only 3 dinner entrees are listed. Are there usually more than just 3? Thank you .
22 July 2015|
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Response from lilbsmom | Reviewed this property |
Yes. At least when we were there. There were 3 "main" dinners, but we sort of just ordered 3 various app/sides and they came out in courses as our dinner. It was a little different, but the food was top notch. Beautiful... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1531 Melrose Ave, Ste. 6, Seattle, WA 98122-3762
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Broadway / Capitol Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Broadway / Capitol Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 206-324-0662
  • E-mail