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Macrina Bakery

2408 First Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121-1312 (Belltown)
(206) 448-4032
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Ranked #25 of 3,441 restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: American, Bakery
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Takeout, Dessert
Neighborhood: Belltown
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English first
Port orchard, Wa
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

The bread and pastry are delicious and the staff accommodating even though it is often quite busy. We always ask for Taja as our waitress but you will be pleased with all the other staff as well.

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Pleasanton, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

What a great find. Local spot for fresh baked wonderful pastries, bread, and fresh made light breakfast, lunch, dinner.

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Paramus, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Great food. A little sticker shock with the prices but this is quality. Everything is freshly baked and not from a plastic bag (sorry Starbucks). I will return.

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Hamilton, Bermuda
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We walked in because it smelled so good outside. Had great coffee, a very nice breakfast sandwich and a pastry. Everything was delicious and the service was great.

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North Attleboro, Massachusetts
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101 reviews 101 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

We probably passed by 20 Starbucks and other coffee shops that sell coffee and morning pastries on our way from the hotel, but Macrina was worth the effort. Good coffee and an excellent selection of pastries, morning rolls and breads. Everything fresh and baked on the premises.

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New York
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56 reviews 56 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Mini upside down nectarine cake was delicious. Cute space. Polite helpful staff. Hubby liked their espresso too. Not my first visit here but try to stop in whenever I am in Seattle.

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Brooklyn, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I purchased a load of Whole Wheat Cider bread, a small blueberry tart, a chocolate chip espresso cookie with apricots and a couple drinks. The cookie and tart were very delicious. I brought the bread home to Washington, DC, sliced it and froze it. I've slowly been using it for sandwiches and it has been great with anything I have... More

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Dublin, Ohio
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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Our hotel (Belltown Inn) recommended Macrina Bakery when we were in Seattle (Belltown neighborhood) on vacation. We liked it so much we went there both mornings of our stay. The coffee was excellent. We tried the breakfast sandwich, the quiche (it changes weekly, I think), the oatmeal, the apple turnover and the delicious "roly poly" cinnamon pastry. Not inexpensive but... More

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

bought a carne sandwich and a juice. very good stuff. nice selection of sandwiches and sweet temptations... recommended place in seattle belltown for casual eat. there are internal tables and parking around. walking distance from pike market.

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MD
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74 reviews 74 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We stopped here and purchased two demi-baguette sandwiches for our flight home. They were just perfect for the plane. The pastries looked divine and I am so sorry that I did not buy a few of those as well.

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