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Skillet Diner

1400 E Union St, Seattle, WA 98122-4150
206-420-7297
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Ranked #95 of 3,487 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
North Vancouver
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Venue was cool, modern with a charming feel to it. Atmosphere was lively. food was amazing. Great value for your dollar. Can't wait to go back next time in Seattle.

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Hudson, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

Saturday morning visit found a great vibe, friendly service, and the most KILLER brioche french toast topped with raspberry jam, topped with tender ham slices, topped with two eggs (I opted for over easy). Well worth the trip!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

The perfect mix of retro cool, home style, and fill-your-belly good. This place ticks all the boxes. It is relaxed but still modern and sophisticated. The menu options are awesome. I could have ordered six or seven things on the menu. I ended up with the cornmeal waffle with pork belly and poached eggs. Once smothered in maple syrup this... More 

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Brooklyn
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Skillet was a nice place to eat for our first time in Seattle. The food was delicious and creatively prepared. So many choice on the menu! I look forward to coming back to try more of their dishes! We had breakfast here before our flight back and it kept us full so we didn't have to eat that awful airplane... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Although it's called a diner, it's really several steps above that. It is healthy and upscale at the same time, and the food is delicious. As a kale lover, I was really impressed. Not only was my salad a delicious, heaping mound of fresh chopped kale, my dinner came breaded, gluten-free and resting on another helping of kale. The napkin... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The four of us each ordered something different. #1 favorite was the fried chicken. I had the rock fish, cheese grits, and greens. Fish and grits were tasty. Greens were on the vinegary side. Very tart. All of us nearly froze seated by a window and back door. Dress warmly in the winter.

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Central New Jersey
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We went there for breakfast/brunch. After 25 minutes our table was ready. The place was busy but the staff were attentive, efficient and courteous. Bloody Marys and Mimosas were good. They do some wild stuff with eggs by mixing in a lot of ingredients so in a way, it is like a meal in itself. For the amount of traffic,... More 

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Highland, Maryland
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152 reviews 152 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This Capitol Hill mainstay is a cool spot with excellent albeit highly caloric breakfats. You say no breakfast right? Well bacon jam is certainly breakfats and excellent as well. Our breakfast here was delicious although very bacon heavy, perhaps too much so for my wife. Excellent high-quality, locally-sourced ingredients make for interesting combinations and its an interesting place to go,

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Rochester NY
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Our party of 5,recently had breakfast at the Skillet Diner. You will not be disappointed ! Make sure to stop by on a Saturday or Sunday to take advantage of their homemade cinnamon rolls and freshly made donut holes . Will be back if ever in the Seattle area again 😊

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Bradenton
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

At first the menu was busy with "new-mex" flare so take ur time if your new to the place but what a great meal!! Coffee vg as well w out saying in Sea.

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Additional Information about Skillet Diner

Address: 1400 E Union St, Seattle, WA 98122-4150
Phone Number: 206-420-7297
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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