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Barolo Ristorante

1940 Westlake Ave, Seattle, WA 98101-1218 (Belltown)
206-770-9000
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Ranked #211 of 3,442 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Italian, Wine Bar
Neighborhood: Belltown
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Westlake at Virgina and 7th
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English first
Las Vegas, Nevada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

Wanting a fine dining experience in Seattle on a Saturday night, I booked with Open Table for an early reservation at Barolo, only a few minute walk from the Westin. The bar is a lively place, but I had a quiet table where I was professionally served by Joey. His suggestion for a wine selection with my crabmeat pasta in... More

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Noordeloos, The Netherlands
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348 reviews 348 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Absolutely. The Barolo restaurant's team does a very good job. We came in for a quick business dinner, and set the serving team under a firm time pressure, but neverthekess - they made a marvellous job of it. The atmosphere of the restaurant was very pleasing, and the service was prompt. The food - we were with a party of... More

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Wenatchee, Washington
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We didn't get a chance to go to Barolo the last few times we were in Seattle so we were looking forward our dinner last weekend. We were not disappointed! As in previous visits, the food was outstanding. They always have great specials and their appetizers are not to be missed (try the grilled octopus or calamari, and the grilled... More

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Park City, Utah
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Came in for dinner on a Friday night as it was in walking distance to hotel and sat at the bar since it was super busy. Food was amazing, some of the best calamari I've had. The atmosphere was pretty trendy and good distance from Paramount theater !

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Seattle, WA
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97 reviews 97 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

A note from my husband: My wife knows I'm hard to please with Italian food. We dined here for Seattle Restaurant Week in April, 2014. I returned for lunch the following week because the waiter mentioned the risotto was 'not to miss', but it was only offered on their lunch. Their dinner menu was outstanding, flavorful all around. Lunch was... More

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Grand Cayman
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Upon briefly visiting Seattle & staying at the downtown Westin we were looking for a restaurant within walking distance that had been well reviewed. We found Barolo restaurant, a couple of minutes walk away. This was a Saturday night & we had no reservations.The charming hostess found us outdoor seating ( it was a balmy night!). Service was excellent, a... More

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We had excellent meal with stewed squid and tuna tartare as starters followed by osso buco and a veal escalope in a truffle sauce. Good wine list and finished with an Oregon grappa. Everything was served with friendly precision. Happenstance came up trumps.

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Toronto, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Locally in central Seattle, an Italian trattoria with a broad menu and highly attentive wait staff, Borolo is an enjoyable experience. The appetizers are tempting, and I recommend ordering a few to share. We had the caprese salad and ravioli for the table. The waiter offered that although not on the “starter” menu, the ravioli main course is easily shared... More

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Juneau, Alaska
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

My wife and I visited Barolo on a whim while visiting Seattle. It was in a convenient location within walking distance of our hotel, we were in the mood for Italian food, and we found reviews for Italian restaurants in the area and Barolo was at the top. We showed up a little early for our reservation, but were seated... More

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Kentucky
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118 reviews 118 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Service was excellent and the food was very good. No major weaknesses here and I would recommend it. Very "hip" place--busy so reservations recommended. Good selection of italian wines.

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Additional Information about Barolo Ristorante

Address: 1940 Westlake Ave, Seattle, WA 98101-1218
Phone Number: 206-770-9000
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Belltown
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Italian, Wine Bar

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