Ballard Restaurants

Updated 1/23/18

With many of the best restaurants and bars in Seattle, Ballard is a foodie’s paradise. Big-name chefs like Ethan Stowell and Renee Erickson have created popular destinations — many in Old Ballard — but countless gems abound around the neighborhood.

Instead of creating an exhaustive guide like Google or Yelp, we’ve assembled a short list of some of the best, ranked by readers of My Ballard. Locals know the local spots best.

To vote, click the restaurant and then the stars. If you feel we’re making a terrible omission, please leave a comment below the list…

[Ranked list still under construction]

Post / Page Order By:  Most Rated | Highest Rated
Olaf's

[Total:42    Average 4.5]
Cafe Besalu

[Total:26    Average 4.7]
Un Bien

[Total:25    Average 4.4]
The Fat Hen

[Total:24    Average 4.8]
Señor Moose

[Total:22    Average 4.3]
La Carta de Oaxaca

[Total:22    Average 4.1]
Brimmer & Heeltap

[Total:22    Average 4]
Delancey

[Total:21    Average 4.4]
Stoneburner

[Total:21    Average 3.8]
Asadero

[Total:19    Average 4.6]
Bastille

[Total:19    Average 4.1]
No Bones Beach Club

[Total:18    Average 4.4]
Pestle Rock

[Total:18    Average 4.2]
Ray's Boathouse

[Total:18    Average 3.8]
Rosellini’s

[Total:17    Average 4.9]
Biscuit & Bean

[Total:17    Average 4.6]
The Walrus & the Carpenter

[Total:17    Average 4.4]
Staple & Fancy

[Total:16    Average 4.6]
Copine

[Total:16    Average 4.6]
Bitterroot BBQ

[Total:16    Average 4.1]
Porkchop and Co.

[Total:16    Average 4]
Arashi Ramen

[Total:15    Average 4.6]
Brunswick & Hunt

[Total:15    Average 4.5]
San Fermo

[Total:15    Average 4.3]
El Borracho

[Total:14    Average 3.4]
Essex

[Total:12    Average 4.5]
Kiss Cafe

[Total:12    Average 4.5]
Ocho

[Total:11    Average 4.5]
Billy Beach Sushi

[Total:10    Average 3.8]
Hattie's Hat

[Total:10    Average 2.5]
Gather Kitchen & Bar

[Total:10    Average 2.4]
Barnacle

[Total:8    Average 4.6]
Kimchi House

[Total:8    Average 4.6]
Jones Brothers

[Total:8    Average 4.5]
Bramling Cross

[Total:8    Average 4.1]
Shiku Sushi

[Total:7    Average 4.3]
Ballard Annex Oyster House

[Total:7    Average 4.3]
Marine Hardware

[Total:6    Average 3.7]
Tarsan i Jane

[Total:5    Average 5]
Sen Noodle Bar

[Total:5    Average 4.4]
Geo's Cuban & Creole

[Total:5    Average 4.4]
Moshi Moshi Sushi

[Total:4    Average 4.3]
Jhanjay Vegetarian Thai

[Total:3    Average 4.3]
Joli

[Total:2    Average 4.5]
Post / Page Order By:   Most Rated | Highest Rated
Tarsan i Jane

[Total:5    Average 5]
Rosellini’s

[Total:17    Average 4.9]
The Fat Hen

[Total:24    Average 4.8]
Cafe Besalu

[Total:26    Average 4.7]
Kimchi House

[Total:8    Average 4.6]
Barnacle

[Total:8    Average 4.6]
Arashi Ramen

[Total:15    Average 4.6]
Biscuit & Bean

[Total:17    Average 4.6]
Asadero

[Total:19    Average 4.6]
Copine

[Total:16    Average 4.6]
Staple & Fancy

[Total:16    Average 4.6]
Brunswick & Hunt

[Total:15    Average 4.5]
Olaf's

[Total:42    Average 4.5]
Joli

[Total:2    Average 4.5]
Jones Brothers

[Total:8    Average 4.5]
Kiss Cafe

[Total:12    Average 4.5]
Essex

[Total:12    Average 4.5]
Ocho

[Total:11    Average 4.5]
No Bones Beach Club

[Total:18    Average 4.4]
Geo's Cuban & Creole

[Total:5    Average 4.4]
Sen Noodle Bar

[Total:5    Average 4.4]
Un Bien

[Total:25    Average 4.4]
Delancey

[Total:21    Average 4.4]
The Walrus & the Carpenter

[Total:17    Average 4.4]
Jhanjay Vegetarian Thai

[Total:3    Average 4.3]
Señor Moose

[Total:22    Average 4.3]
Ballard Annex Oyster House

[Total:7    Average 4.3]
Shiku Sushi

[Total:7    Average 4.3]
San Fermo

[Total:15    Average 4.3]
Moshi Moshi Sushi

[Total:4    Average 4.3]
Pestle Rock

[Total:18    Average 4.2]
La Carta de Oaxaca

[Total:22    Average 4.1]
Bramling Cross

[Total:8    Average 4.1]
Bitterroot BBQ

[Total:16    Average 4.1]
Bastille

[Total:19    Average 4.1]
Porkchop and Co.

[Total:16    Average 4]
Brimmer & Heeltap

[Total:22    Average 4]
Billy Beach Sushi

[Total:10    Average 3.8]
Ray's Boathouse

[Total:18    Average 3.8]
Stoneburner

[Total:21    Average 3.8]
Marine Hardware

[Total:6    Average 3.7]
El Borracho

[Total:14    Average 3.4]
Hattie's Hat

[Total:10    Average 2.5]
Gather Kitchen & Bar

[Total:10    Average 2.4]

16 comments on “Ballard Restaurants”

  1. Is Tropicos Breeze not on the list, or did it just not make the cut? They’re new but pretty great.

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