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Treat your taste buds: Explore South of Seattle restaurants.

Specials at top restaurants in South of Seattle

Enjoy great restaurant specials, set menus, and more
Basil's Seattle Restaurant & LoungeBasil's Seattle Restaurant & Lounge
173 reviews
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Northwest | Tukwila, South of Seattle

This was the 2nd year our family went to Basil’s for the Christmas brunch. It was as amazing as last year! Great service and food. Hopefully we can make it a tradition. More

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Marketplace Café - Nordstrom SouthcenterMarketplace Café - Nordstrom Southcenter
13 reviews
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American | Tukwila, South of Seattle

Excellent, no wait, great food, ambiance was great not too loud not dead, had a good buzz. Would definitely come back. For the extra few dollars worth the atmosphere of not eating at a mall food court! More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

South of Seattle's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
MAY KITCHEN + BAR1. MAY KITCHEN + BAR
1074 reviews
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Thai | Vashon, South of Seattle

The food and service are always remarkable. The atmosphere is very relaxing and the lighting perfect. More

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The Restaurant at Alderbrook2. The Restaurant at Alderbrook
880 reviews
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Northwest | Union, South of Seattle

A very nice place to go for special occasions. We were happy with both the food and the service! More

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Paolo's Italian Restaurant3. Paolo's Italian Restaurant
527 reviews
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Italian | Kent, South of Seattle

We eat frequently at Paolo's and always love the food and the friendly staff. More

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Frankie's B Town Bistro4. Frankie's B Town Bistro
104 reviews
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Italian | Burien, South of Seattle

Love this place I’ve been their twice and will be returning many more times Food atmosphere staff were great Maybe play some Frank Sinatra More

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Salty's at Redondo Beach5. Salty's at Redondo Beach
2500 reviews
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Seafood | Redondo Beach, South of Seattle

Always a great place to go. Specials are always awesome. Great steelhead More

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South of Seattle restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Maple Valley Bar & GrillMaple Valley Bar & Grill
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American | Kent, South of Seattle

Maple Valley Bar & Grill offers delicious American fare in a cozy setting with contemporary decor. This family-friendly eatery features a patio area for guests to enjoy the weather as they dine. It serves dishes such as pancakes with chicken sausage and challah bread French toast during breakfast. Maple Valley Bar & Grill's lunch and dinner menus also have a variety of entrées. Patrons can feast on a Cajun turkey club, a burger or salmon tacos.

Located near Four Corner Square Mall, Maple Valley Bar & Grill features a gluten-free menu and party platters. Cocktails, wine and beer are offered with meals. The restaurant has a daily happy hour with food and drink specials. This eatery takes reservations and also hosts events in its banquet room.

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Sgt Brand's BBQSgt Brand's BBQ
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Barbecue | Aberdeen / Hoquiam, South of Seattle

Sgt Brand’s BBQ is a small batch limited service restaurant in The Shoppes at Riverside, in Aberdeen WA. Our food is influenced by both southern BBQ and Northwest flavors to create a fusion that tastes as good as it looks. Now that the Former SGT Brand has retired from the military we are ready to start cooking for you. Mrs.Sgt & Retired Sgt Brand want you to always be surrounded by good friends and great barbecue!More

Discover South of Seattle

Whether you're headed into or out of the city, there are many wonderful reasons to linger south of Seattle. The dining options here are more laid-back but with the same quality you'd expect in the big city. Classic American seafood is still in high demand, but the area also supports less common cuisines, like Caribbean and Thai. Get a real feel for the Pacific Northwest with locally sourced, award-winning chowders, or get a taste of something else entirely with island-inspired dishes like jerk chicken. Pan-Asian fare abounds. You'll have your choice of everything from traditional miso soup to Thai swimming rama.