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Delivery near University of Washington?

littlemissbusiness Mar 18, 2008 01:28 PM

Looking for good delivery joints near the University of Washington. I just found out that the hotel I'm staying at (Watertown) doesn't have food service, and occasionally I'm an "eat in" girl. Any ideas? No greasy chinese or same-ol' pizza, please. Anything interesting? late night and/or 24 hours a +++.

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    ilocos70 Mar 24, 2008 03:39 PM

    This is a second vote for Black Pearl. (I usually order from their North Seattle location, so I'm assuming the standards/quality are equal.) It's not life-changing Chinese food, but it's decent. Bombay Grill just up the street from the Watertown (http://www.yelp.com/biz/bombay-grill-...) is also decent. Order the special nan; it's like a Pop Tart for grownups. Buon appetito!

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      chococat Mar 21, 2008 12:10 PM

      There is a fantastic restaurant less than 1 block south of Watertown called the Portage Bay Cafe that serves high quality, organic, healthy food. You can get an order to-go and walk it back to the Watertown.

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        fooey Mar 22, 2008 08:52 AM

        I second that recommendation: http://www.portagebaycafe.com/menu.html

        It's heavy on breakfast, but they serve it all day long. They have salads, burgers, and sandwiches too. I think I've had the reuben about...ooooh...1000 times. :)

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        mr.nelso Mar 20, 2008 09:28 PM

        You might call Trattoria Roma, at 47th and Aurora. I do not see their delivery radius on their website, but the UW is just 2-3 miles and you may qualify. Check out their website.

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          bourbongal Mar 20, 2008 08:00 PM

          You can try the Black Pearl---they deliver Chinese. It is not fancy and it pretty Americanized but it is solid and tends to have some pretty healthy food choices instead of grease
          Black Pearl 206-526-5115
          7347 35th Ave NE, Seattle Wedgwood

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            GreenYoshi Mar 20, 2008 08:48 AM

            A few of the Thai places around there deliver.
            That would probably be your best bet.

            I know Appe Thai delivers, I like some of their stuff, and I think Djan's does as well with a minimum order.

            1. fooey Mar 19, 2008 05:20 PM

              Seattle in general has major issues with delivery. There's very little of it and what there is isn't worth the trouble (giant generalization, but it holds).

              1. fooey Mar 19, 2008 05:18 PM

                Afraid not. I'm just down the street from you and have given up entirely on delivery for anything other than pizza. I like Pagliacci pizza (order light sauce, well done crust), I hear Romio's is great pizza too, but haven't tried them yet. Avoid just about every Asian takeout place nearby. :D

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