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7314 Greenwood Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103-5042
206-706-7703
Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious food!

At first I found the atmosphere a little odd, its a bit different (large old room, dark walls, lots of dark wood), but I liked it for the intimate feel. Slightly pretentious feel to the place. Knowledgeable and friendly server, we were delighted with what we ordered, it was flavorful, different... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 5, 2015
loobop
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Mount Vernon, Washington
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Romantic
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36 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Mount Vernon, Washington
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

At first I found the atmosphere a little odd, its a bit different (large old room, dark walls, lots of dark wood), but I liked it for the intimate feel. Slightly pretentious feel to the place. Knowledgeable and friendly server, we were delighted with what we ordered, it was flavorful, different, fresh and prepared and presented with care. Sadly I... More 

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Benidorm
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

This is one of the best vegetarian meals I have eaten..the food was excellent! Each and every dish and we didn´t leave a thing on the plate! Lovely homely atmosphere.. we sat ooutside on the terrace. the staff were very friendly and good service. I definitely recommend this place.. However, we did here rumours that it might soon be closing... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

Inspired vegetarian food in an elegant atmosphere. Cocktails with fresh ingredients. Charming service and nice deck.

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Spokane Valley, Washington
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013 via mobile

Although the server was pleasant, it took 15 minutes for our beverages to be served. The focaccia had boring texture--more like a muffin than the crumb of real homemade focaccia. Although the tapenade which accompanied the bread was good, there was only a small amount. Our party ordered pizza, risotto, and the mezze platter. None of us enjoyed our food.... More 

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Shoreline, Washington
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Carmelita has a rotating seasonal menu, so the freshest seasonal vegetables are always on offer. It has all the classics, but it's especially great when you are tired of spinach and broccoli. On my last visit foraged mushrooms, nettles, spring onions, and sunchokes were expertly craft into an amazing variety of dishes. They also have a creative variety of craft... More 

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seattle
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Had a wonderful meal. Love the small feel, the special attention to the food. Prices are not cheap but a great "special occasion" place

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paris
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

$18.00 for a lentil patty the size of a normal hamburger without the lettuce, tomato, pickles ... in other words, nothing but the little mound of tasty and crunchy lentils. It was very good but not that good. My companion had the spaetzel with horseradish cream. It was just ok, and also $18.00. Servers were very busy ... attentive at... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

I love eating vegetarian, but it's sometimes difficult to find a place that does it well enough to be satisfying. Carmelita's was wonderful. I had a pasta dish, my husband had a fantastic pizza. The most wonderful part of the meal this night was dessert. They had a brownie on special that was accompanied by a basil ice cream. This... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

This is not your average vegetarian food made of tofu or beans. These folks really know how to make gourmet, tasty and filling food and it sure is a great change to be able to order ANYthing from the menu!!!

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Seattle
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

Three of us enjoyed our dinner last night; we all agreed the food was creative and very well prepared. There are options for vegans and gluten-free options as well. Our group had gnocci seasoned with caraway, apple and cabbage, eggplant roulade with tomato jam, lentils and pickled cauliflower, and risotto with gruyere and chanterelles. Shared desert was a chocolate bread... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7314 Greenwood Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103-5042
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: 206-706-7703

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 40
  • Cuisine: Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?