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Machiavelli Ristorante

1215 Pine St, Seattle, WA 98101-1931 (Broadway / Capitol Hill)
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Ranked #155 of 3,508 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Broadway / Capitol Hill
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Good for: Romance, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night
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Orange Park, Florida
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166 reviews 166 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Came here for lunch and was put in the back of the restaurant. Well they of course forgot about us and when they eventually did come and take our order....they still forgot about us. The chips and salsa was very average. Small bowls of salsa that wasn't very good. Guacamole was actually pretty good. I got the Suiza Enchiladas and... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Machiavelli's is my favorite restaurant. Living in Seattle this is a bold statement considering the massive amount of good places to eat around the area. I've been going here for years. It's really good consistent food. If you don't consider the filet mignon the most expensive entree is around $17. The filet is $34 I believe. This is a pretty... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

This is our favorite Italian Place in Seattle. We like the atmosphere, but make sure to get here early as you'll be waiting. The food is well worth the wait and it's not hard to find a spot around the bar area to enjoy a drink in the mean time.

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victoria, bc
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44 reviews 44 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This highly recommended establishment was only a very short walk up Pine St from the city center. As predicted there was a line up at the 5:00pm opening time, and it took no time to find out why. A small menu but good choices, excellent quality entrees, and that in house baked bead was outstanding. A very good meal, served... More 

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Portland, Oregon
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Long wait. Worth it! Deliciousness guaranteed! Penne with Red Pepper Pesto, Pasta Carbonara, Lasagna and mixed green salads...ALL SUPERB!! Wildly long wait...more than an hour...but staff is friendly, efficient and upbeat. This place is a resounding YES....if you are willing to WAIT.

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Mesa, Arizona
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This is a small, cozy, local restaurant with great food. Not sure if they take reservations as we just showed up. Had to wait about 30 minutes for a table for 4. The wait was worth it. We would recommend this restaurant to anyone who appreciates true Italian style cooking. We found the prices for the food to be reasonable... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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61 reviews 61 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I love this small restaurant in Seattle. It is definitely a hidden gem. The doors open at 5pm and you should plan on being there when they open. It is small and once the tables fill up, you will need to wait (and there is always a line). The food and the service are well worth the wait. Their lasagna... More 

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Chico, California
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100 reviews 100 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Spent a week in Seattle and had several really good seafood meals, but this was a pleasant change of pace. I call it Italian (I don't care if real "Italians" say it is something else.) and I call it very good. The reason we went there was all of the good reviews we were reading on Trip Advisor. They were... More 

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This was not on our list but thanks to the shuttle driver she gave us the suggestion..... This was such an EXCELLENT place to eat! Very small so go early......the amount of food for the price was excellent..... Everyone at the table had something different and they were all fantastic..... if you like Cheesecake..... this is your place....... I don't... More 

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Suffolk, Virginia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We were lucky enough to stumble upon this! What amazing food. We both ordered the lasagna and Caesar salad. The bread with dipping oil was superb! Wish we had a place like this closer to our home! Yum yum!

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Additional Information about Machiavelli Ristorante

Address: 1215 Pine St, Seattle, WA 98101-1931
Phone Number: 206-621-7941
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Broadway / Capitol Hill
Open Hours:
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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