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Niche Gluten Free Cafe & Bakery

808 12th Ave, On 12th Ave at Columbia just a few blocks south of Madison, Seattle, WA 98122-4410
+1 206-999-2801
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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average5%
  • Poor17%
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“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, American, Deli, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
808 12th Ave, On 12th Ave at Columbia just a few blocks south of Madison, Seattle, WA 98122-4410
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend's wife took me to this restaurant because she knew I was gluten-free and wanted met to go to a place where it would be easy to order. My meal was delicious. It was a relief to not have to ask lots of questions...More

Thank Charlie S
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Reviewed March 13, 2018

I found Niche Gluten Free Cafe and Bakery on a google search before I arrived in Seattle. I was impressed that a small town had a dedicated gluten-free bakery. And, I knew that I would be safe eating ANYTHING that I wanted on the menu....More

Thank ChewThisUp
Reviewed September 7, 2018

With a hubby who has celiac disease, and being gluten intolerant myself, I really appreciate establishments that try to meet our needs. Had the cowboy hash and was not impressed. Appreciated the food not being overly salted but this hash had no flavor. Was not...More

Thank LodiDazzles
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We were in Seattle for a few days and researched gluten free restaurants. Niche was in the top listings, so we gave it a try. My wife was so excited to try their GF waffles, for me I was looking forward to the bagels. When...More

Thank Ed R
Reviewed January 1, 2018

It's lovely to have a dedicated GF bakery and cafe in downtown Seattle. There aren't many places to get a GF reuben sandwich! Or panini. And then there are pastries for dessert and a few to take home for following days (or other family members)....More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed September 19, 2017

We visited Niche for a gluten free brunch and were greeted with unfriendly people, a narrow selection of baking, and small portions for lunch that were served on paper plates. I had trouble opening my bottled drink and did get help, albeit from reluctant staff....More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

This is my new favorite lunch spot!! I had the grilled cheese with tomato & bacon & dijon and it was absolutely delicious! My chewy double chocolate chip cookie was PERFECT! Very crisp like a chocolate crinkle cookie around the very edges and soft and...More

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed July 26, 2017

OK, so it is GF safe. That is great. But it is also completely inflexible, largely due to the owner's policy. For example. want one of the salads, but can't eat one of the spicy ingredients? Too bad, the menu tells you the ingredients, so...More

Thank Germaphobe36
Reviewed February 22, 2017

Right in the heart of the city, a sweet cafe with beautiful GF food -- real food -- not stuff that is just okay and pretty good for being GF. I love that Toby has options for Paleo and all menu items are clearly marked...More

1  Thank Robin S
Reviewed February 14, 2017

As a gluten free celiac, I missed so many foods, but at Niche, I can have all of my cravings satisfied with fabulous GF sandwiches, waffles, treats etc! Toby and her staff are masterful and have made my food dreams come true. I have so...More

Thank Katie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $12
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 808 12th Ave, On 12th Ave at Columbia just a few blocks south of Madison, Seattle, WA 98122-4410
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-999-2801
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Eat what you love and what does your body good. It’s all about thoughtful food that makes you feel happy and healthy. At Niche we have created a haven not just for those who need to avoid gluten or eat less gluten but for those who want to eat fantastic foods that happen to be gluten free. Our menu is full of thoughtful foods to nourish and cleanse your body and soul. We want to serve you not just any food but food that makes sense. You will be amazed at how great you feel! GF not only stands for “Gluten Free” but for “Great Food!” Our entire menu is prepared in a 100% dedicated gluten-free kitchen. We offer vegetarian, dairy-free, egg-free, vegan, and paleo options. Whatever you are in the mood for, Niche has something delicious on the menu that will make you feel better today!
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