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5501 30th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105-5501
206-526-7655
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Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicious meal to share

Pair is a charming neighborhood restaurants serving delicious, sharable small plates in a cozy and friendly environment. Wonderful fish dishes, sautéed brussels sprouts, cheese pies, salads, great wines by the glass and a chocolate torte with cherries. Service is helpful and prompt even though the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
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Bellevue, Washington
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Bellevue, Washington
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169 reviews 169 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Pair is a charming neighborhood restaurants serving delicious, sharable small plates in a cozy and friendly environment. Wonderful fish dishes, sautéed brussels sprouts, cheese pies, salads, great wines by the glass and a chocolate torte with cherries. Service is helpful and prompt even though the place was busy.

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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60 reviews 60 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Pair used to offer, when they opened, pairings of dishes and wine by the glass (thus the name -- which, to be honest, is what brought us through the door). That is the past (regretfully) but we were not disappointed since we ended up spending a wonderful evening. Today Pair still offers great wines by the glass or in bottles... More 

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Rochester, Minnesota
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

What a perfect welcome to Seattle. Our first night in Seattle, our first meal. Great food, great atmosphere, great service, what more is there? Yes, it's French, but not too much French, just right a nice balance. Great wine selection. Parking an adventure that makes the find, that much better.

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Seattle, Washington
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50 reviews 50 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This is a very comfortable neighborhood restaurant that serves small plates designed to be shared. For four of us, we ordered about eight plates and each one was very good. The frites are outstanding. The small fondue is a great appetizer. The lamb was seasoned really well with Indian spices. I really liked the butternut squash, and I don't usually... More 

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Seattle
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Pair is a French-style bistro, the kind of place you could make your second kitchen table. It's our go-to place to take out-of-town guests. It has a rustic elegance that is right for any occasion, and a small-plates menu that can satisfy picky palates and adventurous eaters at the same table. You can order as many items as you want,... More 

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Kirkland, Washington
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Went there with my wife to celebrate a special occasion. It's a small-ish place, not as small as they claim to be on their website :) They dont accept reservations, so we entered the restaurant and were asked to wait. We went up to the bar, ordered a bottle of wine and waited for sometime. On getting a table, got... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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132 reviews 132 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Loved this place! Very quaint and homey. Wonderful food to share. Had the Cambozola Fondue...delicious! Next time I'm getting two orders...it was that good. Grilled Pork Loin was next. Wonderful. Topped it off with Creme Brûlée. Excellent! I will be back!

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Seattle, Washington
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53 reviews 53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Great wine, delicious nouveau cuisine, and lovely local place for a special occasion where you can dress casually.

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Seattle
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Pair never disappoints. I go there most often for their fantastic happy hour. The moules and frites are deelicious! Gougeres, cheese fondue, sliders... how can you go wrong? Nice selection of wine and cocktails as well. Dinner is also excellent. And the banana bread pudding - wow! Only downside is that it can get a bit noisy.

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New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Well worth checking out, this bar diner is very popular in a nice old building with a great select menu and very good choice of wines available

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5501 30th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105-5501
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: 206-526-7655
Open Hours
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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