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Good place to visit in Seattle

University District has some ruff edges (Seattle is a major city with everything that that means... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2018
Alec D
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Seattle, Washington
College culture

Although the scenes in this area have changed over the past 15-20 years, there is still an... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2018
Andrew B
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Olympia, Washington
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Reviewed June 23, 2018

University District has some ruff edges (Seattle is a major city with everything that that means) But don't let that stop you from visiting. There are some great places to eat, some interesting shopping and one of the best farmers markets in the city (year...More

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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Although the scenes in this area have changed over the past 15-20 years, there is still an enjoyable dingy quality to this area. Gentified store fronts mix with trashy run down stores barely hanging on. UDub is magnicifient though.

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

The UW is a gorgeous campus and not to be missed. Visit the Fry and Henry museums. The year round farmer’s market on Saturday is excellent. Lots of great ethnic food to be found. Be careful on the Ave.

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Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

The U district caters mainly to the UW students as the campus is next to it. There are lots of food outlets and the prices are rather reasonable. There are some interesting shops here too.

Thank Phi S
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Yes it's nice to walk around Yes lots of restaurants to chose from Yes the university is near so must go and be careful not to get lost. *Do not I repeat do not hang around on your own after dark. Yes their is a...More

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Reviewed August 7, 2017

If you want to see the different neighborhoods, this is one to check out. I’d advise you take an Uber from your motel because parking is expensive and you might not want to even entertain the thought of leaving your car here. Like others have...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

Cool shops, great food options. Check out Morsel's biscuit shop (name explains it all) and Sureshot coffee if you like rock, pinball, and good coffee.

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Reviewed June 28, 2017

I stayed with some friends at an AIRBND in this neighborhood last week. The streets are dirty and homeless are everywhere begging for money. However, we did find some good inexpensive eats and the public transit accessibility is superb in this area, it was easy...More

1  Thank Dmsthomp
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Dirty and graffiti everywhere. I guess it'd be cool if I was a younger college student, but as an adult who lives in a beautiful larger city, I was dismayed at how dirty this area was.

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Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

U D offers some smart shops as well as some fancy eateries worth the trip here Top of our list is Din Tai Fung restaurant re the taiwanese dumplings place where your wait for a simple seat could take more than an hour. Best get...More

1  Thank Highadventurer
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