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Cedars Restaurant

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1319 NE 43rd St, Seattle, WA 98105-5802
(206) 632-7708
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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Tasty and reasonably priced

Visiting a friend who works in this neighborhood and this is his favorite restaurant. We were not disappointed! Varied menu( particularly lots of different nan) and reasonable prices.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 25, 2014
Kate B
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Eugene, Oregon
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Maracaibo, Venezuela
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245 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

A friend recommended Cedar's for Indian food and we had a spectacular meal. The service was excellent and the portions of food were very generous. I will return if I'm in the area again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We love coming here, the food is always wonderful. The variety and flavor! Consistently great over the years. Seems to be family run business which we like. Will continue coming here as long as they are open and the same people run it, A+++ They can get very busy at times and you may have to wait for a table,... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Fantastic butter chicken. I vist this restaurant about six times a year and have yet to be disappointed. Great tandoori. Great Saag dishes and appetizers.

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Eugene, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Visiting a friend who works in this neighborhood and this is his favorite restaurant. We were not disappointed! Varied menu( particularly lots of different nan) and reasonable prices.

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San Francisco, California
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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The owner was very sweet and hospitable. The food was OK though. The lamb slices (Sharhat) was good. I've had better.

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Kent, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Having spent a busy day in Seattle my family were hungry. We found the restaurant by chance it it sis very small and looks more like a Cafe. The food was authentic, well presented and very tasty. The tables were waited on by a very friendly and genuine lady who cared whether you enjoyed her food.

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Leesburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

The ambiance is lacking, but the food was really delicious! I love curry! Our table of 10 ordered a whole variety of items ranging from chicken korma, rogan josh, garlic naan, butter chicken. It was all fantastic! I think I liked the butter chicken the least, compared to the other dishes. We had enough for leftovers. It was just as... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

the wait is long most times so try to arrive later or earlier than the evening rush. The food is pretty good. If you are not a fan of Indian, they have some other choices like kabobs and humus. Not too many Indian restaurants in the Seattle area can compete with their food. Parking is hard to find so park... More 

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Ozark, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

When I am in Seattle and I have the time I love to stop at Cedars because the food is just plain good. Our recent trip was no exception. The restaurant was fairly busy, so our service was a little slow, but very friendly. Start with the naan and then order just about anything.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013 via mobile

Forgot about our order. We asked after 1/2 hour and they had forgot. Then the guy made our falafel with unwashed dirty hands. We had already paid so we left in disgust and deposited it into he nearest trash can.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1319 NE 43rd St, Seattle, WA 98105-5802
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > University District
  • Neighborhood: University District
  • Phone Number: (206) 632-7708

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Indian, Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern

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