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4225 Fremont Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103 (Fremont)
(206) 545-7440
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Ranked #8 of 3,508 Restaurants in Seattle
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Caribbean
Neighborhood: Fremont
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Good for: Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
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Seattle, Washington
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80 reviews 80 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We thought it was lost for good. Happily, now rescued by new owners but with the old staff and recipes. The fabulous Cuban sandwich is ours again! And they even take plastic now (welcome to the 21st C.). Well worth trekking up north of Fremont for an unforgettable lunch experience.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

On my way there today and discovered that they have closed both locations due to legal troubles. Extremely disappointed that the owner did not only cheat his workers but he also cheated Seattle of it's finest sandwich.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This is authentic Caribbean food- the real deal- generous plates of food - big sandwiches of pork , chicken, fish and even an onion obsession -black beans, rice, tofu - all you would ever expect from a true Caribbean meal.

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Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Paseo's makes great sandwiches, my favorite is the sauteed prawn sandwich. To avoid the long wait, I usually call in my order when I leave my house and it's ready when I get there. It takes a few tries to get though because they are so busy. There aren't many places to sit so I usually walk around the corner... More 

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Prior to visiting Seattle I watched a show with John Goodman reviewing Americas top 10 sandwiches and Paseo's Caribbean Roast was featured. The show warned to show up early in order to make sure you get a taste of the limited daily supply. My girlfriend and I showed up 40 minutes prior to wanting lunch - it was a good... More 

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Santa Monica
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I’m driving down Seaview Avenue in Ballard and I don’t see a soul. Then I turn a corner and see a phalanx of people milling around a hole-in-the-wall food shack. What hutzpah, I thought, this place doesn’t have a sign. I order the “most popular” item on the menu, the Caribbean Roast sandwich, featuring long strips of pork marinated in... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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63 reviews 63 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The cuban pork sandwich was very good. I went on a friend's suggestion, but had to scramble to an ATM upon learning they only take cash. When you're in demand you can do silly things like not take a credit card, so that's my only complaint. There was nowhere to sit, but again, the food was good, so I didn't... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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75 reviews 75 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The line can be long but it moves quickly and if you are willing to wait, you will be rewarded. There are quite a few options however I've always enjoyed the Cuban. I just wish they were open all year round (closed during the winter) as its hard to pass this place up for a quick and extremely delicious bite.

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Arvada, Colorado
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I had the chicken breast sandwich, my son had the smokin' thigh sandwich, and my wife had the most popular pulled pork sandwich. Fantastic. The baguette type of rolls are bigger than others, and very good. All the food was great. Seating is outdoor only, picnic style, bees and all. Not a problem though. Definitely going back!

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

When we first moved to Seattle, we asked the locals what the best restaurants in town were, and Paseo came up over and over again. This is probably one of Seattle's best kept "secrets" in the sense that all the locals rave about it, but tourists rarely hear about it because it isn't in the downtown area. There are two... More 

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Additional Information about Paseo Caribbean

Address: 4225 Fremont Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103
Phone Number: (206) 545-7440
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Fremont
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Caribbean

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