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Serafina

#104 of 3,024 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
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2043 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, WA 98102-3509 (Boston St.)
(206) 323-0807
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11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Sat 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a "must" when I am in Seattle. When the weather is good eat on the patio. Excellent food, impeccable service.

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Thank thr0waway
Vancouver, Canada
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a unique dining experience. They have a vast wine selection and extraordinary menu. The staff is very professional and friendly. The staff are very competent at wine pairings. On the weekends they have live entertainment. During the summer they open the outside dining in the courtyard. The bread with olive oil is always a nice starter. There... More 

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Thank Valmay1
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Celebrating my birthday, the three of us had a wonderful meal, full of good flavors. The caprese appetizer has thick cut tomatoes and wonderful mozzarella, the charcuterie was more than enough for the three of us to share. The short ribs were rich and meaty and the eggplant involtini was a taste treat. We enjoyed their manhattan especiale to start... More 

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Thank Polly R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Memorable, delicious, authentic Mediterranean dinner with excellent choice of wines to suit any palate. Great service and attention to details - absolutely amazing !!

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Thank Rakesh G
Seattle, WA
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

Over the years, all of my experiences at Serafina were great - exceptional food, good service, nice vibe. Until this week. We visited for the first time in about a year and prices have just got too high - least expensive wine is $10 a glass - most are $14 to $16. Butter lettuce salad is now $11. And most... More 

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Thank MickeySeattle
Bellevue, Washington
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226 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

On a warm summer evening, we sat on patio for dinner and had a very special experience. Service over the top (Fern primary server), pork chop best ever, wife had rabbit pasta (light on rabbit, terrific taste) and the ahi tartare over the top. Highly recommended. Will return - first visit.

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Thank Brian12154
Redmond
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

We were seated outside in their courtyard with lovely plants. The food was wonderful, I had the pork loin which was cooked perfectly. The service was great and we had a very nice evening before heading off to a concert.

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Thank PegHNoveltyHill
North Carolina
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81 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

For an upscale Italian dinner, try Serafina. While the menu is somewhat limited, the entrees are attractive and well-prepared. Service is excellent and the restaurant has a good atmosphere. The eggplant dish was excellent, and others in our party had the menu specials, which also received good reviews. Entrees are pricey and there is an extra charge for bread.

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Thank Eng-Lib
Algarve, Portugal
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115 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

Stil Nice Italianen food good service and a pretty terrace in THE back great for lunch when THE sun shines

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Thank Floridaportugal
Seattle, Washington
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

If I could give Serafina 6 stars, I would. After many years and many meals there, I have never had a bad experience. The food , service and ambiance are all first rate. Recommendations: crustini, Boar pappardelle pasta, any of their specials. Ask the waiter to pair the wine to your meal. Be adventurous here you will not be disappointed

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Thank Scott_R_Seattle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2043 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, WA 98102-3509
    (Boston St.)
  • Public Transportation: Bus: Eastlake Ave. E & E. Newton St. Eastlake Ave. E & E. Howe St. Eastlake Ave. E & Lynn St. Boylston Ave. E & E. Boston St. Streetcar: Fairview & Campus Drive
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: (206) 323-0807

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?