Boat Street Cafe and Kitchen
Seattle, WA 98121
- Daily 10:30am-2:30pm, Tue-Sat 5pm-10pm
- All Major Credit Cards
- Banquet Facilities, Catering, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
- Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch
- Accepted, Recommended for Large Parties
Seattle Weekly's Description
A fusion of country French bistro and industrial live-work loft, Boat Street Café hides its many charms (and its romantic secret garden) a story down from street level. The menus at Renee Erickson's cafe—and at Erickson and Susan Kaplan's adjacent Belltown lunch and catering spot, Boat Street Kitchen—are southern country French in form and Seattle in spirit. At dinner, try the fabulous plum and onion confiture tart with Roquefort and cress, or the pork chop with pickled raisins. Service is as exceptional as the food and the setting.
Tips from foursquare
Owner and chef Renee Erickson marries French technique with Northwest seasonal ingredients in a menu that pays about equal homage to meat and seafood, with plenty of vegetables.
The results are dinners—and, in next door’s Boat Street Kitchen, lunches and brunches—that reveal brilliance through contrast. Add in gentle service and a tranquil atmosphere, and you’re dining at the
Try the bread pudding!
The Bread Pudding is simply the best dessert in Seattle.
The classic Eggs Benedict was fantastic. Order it with ham too!
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