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“Top 5 Italian Meals Ever”
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Ranked #72 of 4,199 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Neighborhood: Broadway / Capitol Hill
Cross street: 14th Avenue between Pine and Pike
Transit: The Metro buses 10, 11, and 12 stop a half block away on Pine between 14th and 15th Avenue.
Description: Opened in August of 2008, Cascina Spinasse captivated local and national attention for its authentic incorporation of Piedmontese dishes, including handmade pastas and use of local and Italian ingredients. Spinasse, is open for dinner from 5:00 pm- 10:00 pm Sunday -Thursday and until 11 pm on Friday and Saturday. We take reservations via phone or on our website.
Reviewed July 4, 2013

Three of us had a delightful dinner here. We ordered seven items from the appetizer and pasta menus and were amazed at the quality and care and detail that went into every dish. Super clean flavors, I didn't want to leave without trying everything else on the menu. I've had Italian cuisine all over Italy, as well as in the best Italian restaurants in Tokyo, New York, etc, and this was a top 5 menu bar none. Can't wait to return.

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Thank tdfitz
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Reviewed June 26, 2013

What a great place for some fantastic food and wine. Great ambiance, great service and although a little intimidating for the casual diner, the waiter helped us make our selections easy and the family style eating was awesome.

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Reviewed June 6, 2013

To celbrate my university graduation and relocation for my new job, i went to Seatle for a concert and a friend recommended this restaurant. Even though it seemed a bit pricy i decided to go and check it out. And by far it is the most expensive meal i ever had BUT it was worth EACH and EVERY $ i spent.

It hs been a while since i ate there, so i don't remember all the dishes i had (though i had to take the menu at the end and it is probably still hiding somewhere).

I didn't had any reservations and they had a seat for me at the bar when i walked in. The bar tender was very nice and knowledgeable about the dishes. The whole bar had great atmosphere and i got to have nice conversation with other while enjoying this wonderful meal. The bar have a view of the open kitchen where you can see how they hand make they different types of pasta on the other amazing dishes.

When i looked at the menu eveything looked appealing and tasty so i decided to take the tasting option. What a great choice!!! I am so glad i could try so many of the wonderful dishes. All of them were fresh and full with flavors, even dishes (such as fish) that i usually don't like/eat were just as good as some of my favorites.

Even though i was quite full i couldn't resist and had to order a dessert as one of my neighbors ordered and it looked so appealing and she loved it. And WOW what a great ending for this meal.

I left the restaurant happy with my stomach full but not heavy and continue to explore Seattle happy!

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Thank Hagatz
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Reviewed May 27, 2013

Great dining experience, super friendly and knowledgeable staff. Pasta is fantastic! The section we sat in was a bit chilly but not uncomfortable. The desserts are fantastic and creative. Our group tried 3 of them, and they didn't last long. Would recommend this local gem to anyone searching for a local restaurant and not your usual chains.

Thank coffeesnobMontana
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Reviewed May 19, 2013

We have been to Spinasse several times on our trips to Seattle. We always leave very satisfied and it has become a must go to restaurant for us.

Thank Bruce S
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