A quaint patio with the most magnificent views of Puget Sound, Aerlume Seattle brings you the ultimate fine dining experience. This restaurant proudly partners with local farms, using only the most refined ingredients.
They have a romantic, modern, and cozy vibe— complete with glass fire pits. We highly recommend visiting at around sunset to enjoy a fantastic view.
The Heritage Berkshire Farms Pork Shank is tender in its purest form. It’s so soft that the meat instantly peels off the bone. Once you taste it, this dish will have you dreaming of it every night.
Another stellar dish that people rave about, their Dungeness Crab Lettuce Wraps come in generous portions that will fill you up with a salty, sweet flavor.
What to order: Heritage Berkshire Farms Pork Shank, Dungeness Crab Lettuce Wraps
Address: 2003 Western Ave Suite C, Seattle, WA 98121
A high-class bar with high-class drinks located on the roof of the Thompson Seattle Hotel, The Nest Rooftop Bar is an exquisite lounge with gorgeous views of Elliott Bay.
They have a small indoor area, with most seats situated outdoors to take advantage of the scenic view.
The Nest Rooftop Bar redefines comfort food with their Lobster Grilled Cheese. This delectable dish combines tender lobster, flavorful pimento cheese, and a buttery brioche.
The richness of the pimento cheese perfectly complements the sweetness of the lobster. Get ready to taste the heavens when you take a bite of this Lobster Grilled Cheese!
Cookies may be the last thing you think of while at a rooftop bar, but The Nest’s Warm Housemade Cookies are so good and full of warmth.
Order this when it gets too chilly, ask for a blanket, and enjoy the amazing view.
For drinks, the Naughty & Spice is more than a cocktail—it’s an experience that will leave you longing for cozy evenings with its comforting blend of Santa Teresa 1796 Solera Rum, Nux Alpina Walnut Liqueur, cinnamon syrup, and pumpkin-infused oat milk.
What to order: Lobster Grilled Cheese,, Warm Housemade Cookies, Naughty & Spice
Address: Thompson Seattle, 110 Stewart St, Seattle, WA 98101
A lovely restaurant situated on the 16th floor of the Lotte Hotel, Charlotte Restaurant & Lounge offers magnificent views of the Smith Tower and Seattle’s waterfront with a warm and welcoming ambiance.
From the sleek interior to top-tier service to the delicious locally sourced foods— Charlotte definitely did their assignment.
A no-brainer pick on their breakfast menu, the Eggs Bernard is Charlotte’s own twist on the classic eggs benedict.
You can tell the dish is thoughtfully prepared, from the presentation to the taste of each bite. The cilantro salsa verde gives the eggs a uniquely zesty and tangy flavor.
Revel in the tender perfection of the expertly cooked Filet Mignon, accompanied by a luscious twice baked potato purée, vibrant mustard greens, and grilled plums that offer a delightful burst of flavor.
What to order: Eggs Bernard, Filet Mignon
Address: LOTTE HOTEL SEATTLE, 809 5th Ave 16th Floor, Seattle, WA 98104
Think of The Pink Door when you need a special place to enjoy your favorite Italian dishes in Seattle.
Here inside The Pink Door, you’ll find an elegant circus-restaurant mashup, with low lighting, a mural of a court jester, thick curtains, and nightly acrobatic talent swinging on silks above you.
The Pink Door has some of the best dishes like Cheese Board Supreme with a daily selection of Italian cheeses and housemade crackers, and Pink Door Caesar with fennel-dusted croutons and grilled chicken.
For a heartier one, go for the Arancini made with rice balls fried and stuffed with caciocavallo and mozzarella.
Don’t hesitate to try them with their signature Calabrian chili dipping sauce, they taste phenomenal together!
What to order: Arancini, Cheese Board Supreme, Linguine Alle Vongole, Pink Door Caesar
Who doesn’t love great food and skyscraper views? The iconic and world-famous Smith Tower offers the best of both worlds with its Observatory Bar. This place has an amazing 360-degree view of Seattle, including Mount Rainier.
We highly recommend doing a tour of the tower first before getting a table.
Charcuterie boards always go well with drinks, and Smith Tower’s Charcuterie and Cheese Box is one of the prime examples of that.
The box has lots of tasty things, including various meat, cheese, olives, and dips. Pair it with any drinks on their extensive menu, and you’re all set.
For dessert, the Mexican Onyx is a must-have. The chocolate ganache and ancho-caramel combined with toasted meringue is heaven on earth for those who have a sweet tooth.
What to order: Charcuterie and Cheese Box, Mexican Onyx