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Bruno's

1417 3rd Ave., Seattle, WA 98101 (Downtown)
(206) 622-3180
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Ranked #1,245 of 3,429 restaurants in Seattle
Neighborhood: Downtown
Most recent review
- Jul 5, 2014
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Neighborhood: Downtown
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English first
Schwenksville, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Bruno and his wife were very welcoming and the food was very good. The chimichanga was delicious. The pizza was ok but not as good as East coast!

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Keller, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Pizza tasted like communion wafers with thin coat of dry cheese. It's pretty tough to mess up pizza, but Brunos did. No wonder the place had such a small crowd on Sat night. The hefty guy serving me was indifferent and didn't even warm the cold pre-made pizza slice or return my "thank you". He's indifferent so now, so am... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Dined at Bruno's twice during our stay in Seattle. Both times staff were extremely pleasant making suggestions. Licenced with both great Italian and Mexican Cuisine at a very reasonable price. We tried both, were impressed with the lovely flavours, compliments to the Chef. Promised Bruno a postcard from Brisbane.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013 via mobile

This place has been open since the 1970's and is owned by an Italian woman and her Hispanic husband so they have a mixed Mexican and Italian menu. Neither is as great as going to an actual Mexican or an Italian restaurant but it was very good. Nice to be able to mix tastes. Great local landmark and worth a... More

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London, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

If you want to see an authentic part of Seattle, stop and eat at Brunos. Excellent Italian and Mexican food, inexpensive but good drinks, friendly multilingual staff, priced very appealingly, and you will be the only tourists there. Be warned, the portions are colossal by any measure.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012 via mobile

Brunos is the best for Mexican food in Seattle. The salsa has a kick and the chile verde is to die for. I'm a CO native and have had a hard time finding anything that is as food as home. This place hits the spot! All of the food is great and the staff are awesome!

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British Columbia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We really enjoyed going to Bruno's in downtown Seattle. This is one of those little family-run establishments where you are welcomed with open arms and the food is great. Bruno is Italian and his wife is Mexican and their food and the quaint ambience (reminicent of Mexico) reflects both of their cultures. The portions are large and the meals we... More

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Villahermosa, Mexico
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2011

Who would thought that a restaurant that serves both italian and mexican food would be a good idea? Well, your thoughts on the matter come in second place, as the food simply speaks for itself! Bruno, the nicest italian guy I've ever met, puts passion and home meal flavour to every single dish he prepares. I particularly recommend his "Chicken... More

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Depoe Bay, Oregon
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2011 via mobile

We ate at bruno's in 2010 and found Bruno very friendly, the food great, and no need whatsoever to call the health department!

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2011

Bruno's has been in Seattle for ages. Food: Great comfort food. Bruno is Italian and his wife Mexican thus the 2 different types of food offerings. Value: Great portions and prices are comparable to most any place downtown. Plus they have a decent bare bones bar. Service: The folks working there are great and Bruno is a gracious host. Atmosphere:... More

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