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Wild Ginger

1401 Third Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101 (Downtown)
(206) 623-4450
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Ranked #52 of 3,431 restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $40
Cuisines: Asian, Chinese, Japanese, Korean
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Downtown
Cross street: Third Avenue and Union Street
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  • German first
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English first
Southeastern US
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

We had lunch here in July 2014. Very cool decor and the food was so fresh and flavorful. We (2 couples) shared 4 appetizers and 4 different entrees running the gamut of taste and cuisines and all were very good. We would return to Wild Ginger without hesitation.

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Nanaimo, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

We went to Wild Ginger over a week ago and are still talking about it. Every dish was excellent coupled with great service. The standout dishes were the sea bass lettuce wraps, seven flavour beef and Szechuan green beans. Do not miss out on this great culinary experience.

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Trois-Rivieres, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

A bit noisy, bit every item we had on the menu were delicious. The plate that stole the show was the 7 flavors beef. The wine cellar contains many gems from Germany ... Do not hesitate to go for one of their library wines.

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Miami, Florida
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115 reviews 115 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
250 helpful votes 250 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

I've ventured into many Thai restaurants, most no-frill, hidden gems, hole-in-the-wall...yet this restaurant raised the bar in sophisticated Thai dining. The venue itself, modern and clean in design - is a beautiful space to dine in. The service was top notch - the servers always attentive, always keeping the bevarages flowing and always offering friendly menu suggestions. As this was... More

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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54 reviews 54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The restaurant is hopping and the food is excellent. We are early (5:30 PM) but it was still filled with families and children. Our waitress was able to adjust orders to accommodate allergies and the meal was excellent.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I NEVER do that. It seems a waste, but the food and service was so good. Fabulous renderings of asian (mostly Thai and Cambodian) preparation with the freshest local ingredients. The seabass lettuce cups have to be among the five best appetizers I have had anywhere. Saucing was perfect--light, bright, and lingering. They had a small but solid selection of... More

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Washington, DC
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72 reviews 72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Wild Ginger serves a variety of Thai dishes and, if you have a large group (we had nine), the waiter will want to serve everything family style and does so, despite attempts by individuals to order for themselves. This caused a problem for me because I am allergic to peanuts. However, the waiter was very accommodating and served everything without... More

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

What a great place. Lunch prices are reasonable. Great for a business lunch. I had the lamb satay and the duck as an entree. Both were very good. The duck was a fun take on peking duck, with buns and rice.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

This was one of the best meals I've ever had! The service was great, the food was incredible, and the atmosphere was perfect. Bravo!

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Telford, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Went here with our family (6 of us). Service was excellent the waitress very helpful and could not do enough to help us. The food that we had was excellent and the atmosphere of the place was great. There were a large number of people in the restaurant but you did not feel crowded in as the place is so... More

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