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Canlis Restaurant

2576 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-2206 (Magnolia / Queen Anne)
206-331-3348
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Ranked #7 of 3,488 Restaurants in Seattle
Price range: $41 - $80
Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Contemporary
Neighborhood: Magnolia / Queen Anne
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Haliday
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Big Sky, Montana
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

We were lucky enough to be seated at Table One and immensely enjoyed our experience from beginning to end almost 3 1/2 hours later. The service was outstanding, especially by Stephanie. Friendly, quiet, without checking in constantly but always there when you need her. The wine list was extensive and full of some very special vintages. The food was all... More 

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Sammamish, Washington, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

We brought my parents here to celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary. Everything about the experience is top notch - from the valet upon arrival, the attentive (but not overwhelming) service, the sommelier, the music, just everything. Oh wait, almost forgot to mention the food! From the chef's bites to start the meal through every course - everything was wonderful. They... More 

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

The food is excellent in preparation and quality. The service was attentive without being intrusive. The wine list complemented the menu and the whiskey choices will bring us back.

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sao paulo, brazil
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167 reviews 167 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We enjoyed our meal at Canlis a lot. Nice setting, nice view. The troufled french fries were great as apetizers. Service was perfect, and the food was tasty. They have a good wine list. This was the only time we were offered a good regional wine during our trip to Seattle.

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Redmond, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This is one of the most high profile restaurants we've attended. The food is very special - their chef mix tastes which you could think are not compatible, however the result is extremely delicious. It started when we arrived with the car right to the entrance of the restaurant. Their security staff park your car and you then enter the... More 

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Turin, Italy
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The location is amazing: one of the most wonderful view of Seattle combined with dark but warm design furniture (the fireplace is always on). The combination between windows, wood and stone is great. The service is outstanding: we felt really well served. Food was great. The starters were served in new design concept. Each ingredient was genuine and really tasting.... More 

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San Juan Island, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Awesome experience from start to finish! Wanted to go since I was 14. Sons took me for my 62nd birthday. Had some trepidation about such a renowned establishment. Dissolved before we got in the door; valets welcomed us and held the door, manager greeted us and chatted with our party as our table was readied. Waiter and assistant were very... More 

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Minneapolis
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Typically, restaurants offer fantastic food OR a fantastic setting. Canlis does both -- a rare combination. One would be drawn there for the food alone, but throw in the incredible view and you've got a wonderful evening experience.

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Canlis has the reputation of being the "best" in Seattle, whatever that means. Having dined in a number of fine restaurants around the world and especially in NYC, I was skeptical. Canlis is the best combination of great food and service I have had in not only the pacific Northwest, but in much of the world. The seafood was outstanding,... More 

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Oklahoma
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197 reviews 197 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The food was very good, but it was actually a bit of a let down based on all the GREAT things we had heard. The sirloin was meh, the sea bass good, the Truffle French fries and the creme brulé were to die for! There is a pretty lake view, and the staff was helpful and mostly pleasant, though someone... More 

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Additional Information about Canlis Restaurant

Address: 2576 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-2206
Phone Number: 206-331-3348
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Magnolia / Queen Anne
Open Hours:
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 41 - 80
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Contemporary

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