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Jun 11, 2007 04:18 PM


Cough up your favorite 3 sleeper restaurants. These are places that you don't see anybody talking about but you really enjoy. I''m calling out a few of you that eat out a lot....Leper, Howard (you need to bang out your top 5)!

La Rustica

This should be good~!

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  1. Dinette

    Um, that's pretty much it. Most of my other haunts are frequently mentioned here, but that's my own damn fault a lot of the time.

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    1. re: terrier

      Damn're just going to get down to brass tacks like that?

      Spice Route (indian, bellevue)
      Padi (indo, U. Dist.)
      Saigon Vietnam Deli (bahn mi, eye dee)

      p.s. terrier, you jogged my memory on aoki's name in an old "cheap sushi, help me please" post a while back. I gotta get back there.

      1. re: equinoise

        Ponti Seafood Grill
        I Love Sushi

    2. Cafe Piccolo
      Chiang's Gourmet

      edited to add: Mee Sum Pastry House in the market

      1. thanks for the invitation...

        moonlight cafe (corner 20th/jackson)
        fan's noodle house (143rd/greenwood)
        crumpet shop (pike place market)
        baguette box (pine/belmont)

        other faves are not infrequently mentioned on this board

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        1. re: howard 1st

          Howard, don't you mean Fu Man Dumpling House at 143rd & Greenwood?

          1. re: bbqer

            yes, i do - i am better at eating than reading....

        2. Pizzuto's for Eye-talian (Seward Park)
          Tsukushinbo for Japanese (ID)
          Vieng Thong for Thai-Loatian (Rainier Valley)

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          1. re: ceester

            Fuzzyboy, can you give details on your three? I haven't heard of any of them.

            1. re: equinoise

              I've tried to find contact info-ie address-for Vieng Thong but couldn't. Where exactly is it?

              1. re: christy319

                It is on MLK way a couple of blocks north of where it intersects with Rainier Ave. South in a little mini-mall on the east side of the road.

              2. re: equinoise

                La Rustica is a cool little italian restaurant in West Seattle, just off Alki. Food can be a bit salty, but it's a cool, tiny place.

                Andaulca is more upscale and is in the Mayflower hotel in downtown.

                Marjorie is an ecletic place in Belltown. It's a little more off the beaten path.

            2. Senor Moose
              Bengal TIger
              Stellar Pizza