Sitka and Spruce is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

1. Sitka and Spruce

9.0
1531 Melrose Ave, Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Capitol Hill · 91 tips and reviews

Irays M.Irays Munoz: Baked eggs with duck confit is a must , and great drinks. Try the evergreen buck.

EaterEater: About as Seattle as it gets. Chef Matt Dillon; Northwest ingredients; and dishes that seem disarmingly simple, until you realize you could never recreate them yourself. [Eater 38 Member] Read more.

John C.John Cashman: Amazing Restaurant in a location you will never believe

Heartwood Provisions is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

2. Heartwood Provisions

8.8
1103 1st Ave (Spring Street), Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Seattle Central Business District · 21 tips and reviews

Daryn N.Daryn Nakhuda: Fantastic beef jerky, and fun mini-cocktail pairings.

Mingfei Y.Mingfei Yan: Ordered beet salad, oyster and pork belly. Food is well done with warm service. Good for a date night.

Daryn N.Daryn Nakhuda: Easy to be skeptical of this place, as it checks off every box on the hipster locavore checklist (tattooed chef holding carrots, cocktail pairing, "provisions" in the name) but it is really excellent!

The Whale Wins is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

3. The Whale Wins

8.7
3506 Stone Way N (35th Street), Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Wallingford · 51 tips and reviews

Mariko L.Mariko L.: Loved the sardine toast. While not exactly the coolest or most adventurous thing on the menu, I found the butter lettuce salad exactly what my palate wanted after the rich bone marrow. :)

k*k*: The braised pork is delicious! So is the variant on The Moustache Ride (from the Walrus & The Carpenter)

Courtney C.Courtney Chatalas: The whole roasted trout with hollandaise and tarragon is to die for! Some of the best I've ever had!

Palace Kitchen is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

4. Palace Kitchen

8.6
2030 5th Ave (at Lenora St), Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Belltown · 108 tips and reviews

Valentina V.Valentina Vitols: Best burger in Seattle. Nothing compares to it. If you want to go the calories' whole nine yards, order the Tom Douglas' famous Coconut Cream Pie for dessert. Pure food bliss!

Ryan C.Ryan Cunningham: Goat cheese fondue: best way to spend $10 in this city, hands down

Try the Palace Burger Royale! This burger makes Palace Kitchen one of our favorite restaurants! Read more.

Lecosho is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

5. Lecosho

8.6
89 University St (at Post Alley), Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Seattle Central Business District · 52 tips and reviews

Daryn N.Daryn Nakhuda: The sausage is my favorite thing on the menu, but it's hard to go wrong here. The beet and kale salad is spot on too.

ThrillistThrillist: There's a full bar, a slickly-curated list of wines by the glass, and three taps; plus during happy hour they'll sometimes serve wine and/or beer by the carafe. Read more.

Timothy R.Timothy Roller: Excellent food and drinks; the sardine tartine is great with a daquiri at happy hour. High quality ingredients, excellent servers.

Lark is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

6. Lark

8.7
952 E Seneca St (at 10th Ave), Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · First Hill · 41 tips and reviews

DavidDavid: Wow. Foodie delight. Food was fantastic. Would totally recommend the hanger steak. Service was a bit slow but food made up for any of that!

BravoBravo: A local product focused restaurant where Johnathan Sundstrom showcases all purveyors from the Pacific Northwest. Big and small plates make it for fun eating. After dinner get a cocktail next door at L

Seattle MetSeattle Met: Owner-chef Johnathan Sundstrom’s seasonal array—divided on the menu into cheeses, vegetables and grains, charcuterie, fish, and meat—is fired with invention. Read more.

Staple & Fancy Mercantile is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

7. Staple & Fancy Mercantile

8.4
4739 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Ballard · 52 tips and reviews

Melissa C.Melissa Carlstedt: Potato gnocchi was perfectly textured and complemented the meat sauce. Nice atmosphere! The small plates are fabulous as well!

Seattle MetSeattle Met: Ethan Stowell offers a family-style multicourse option in his bedimmed and brick-lined Staple and Fancy, for just $45 per diner—and a whopping 80 percent of his patrons choose it... Read more.

Emily W.Emily Wood: Go for the four course meal if it's yr first time here

Terra Plata is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

8. Terra Plata

8.4
1501 Melrose Ave (at Minor Ave), Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Capitol Hill · 76 tips and reviews

Erin E.Erin Ely: Delicious. Chips and dip, bone marrow yummy. Bodoni for dessert.

ThrillistThrillist: The menu's divided into three main categories: Earth (Cappelletti w/ sage, hazelnuts & reggiano, Pumpkin Soup w/ pecorino), Sea (chorizo/smoked cheese Baked Oysters), and Land. Read more.

EaterEater: In chef Tamara Murphy's words: "We’re not Spanish. We’re not Italian. It’s about what’s fresh and what we feel like cooking that day. The menu will always be changing." [Eater 38 Member]

Dahlia Lounge is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

9. Dahlia Lounge

8.6
2001 4th Ave (at Virginia St), Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Belltown · 134 tips and reviews

Michelle P.Michelle Pena: The bread salad, crab cakes, and creme caramel make one of the best dinners in Seattle

BravoBravo: A must visit while in Seattle. Tom has captured Seattle and the rest of the country with his Asian influenced and Northwestern cooking. A true institution. -Thierry Rautureau, Top Chef

DanDan: Doughnuts. Nuff sed.

The Carlile Room is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

10. The Carlile Room

8.4
820 Pine St (9th), Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Seattle Central Business District · 11 tips and reviews

Trevin C.Trevin Chow: Late night HH here Sun-Thurs 10 PM to midnight. $5 Filthy Martini, mozzarella croquettes w/ spicy tomato sauce and most importantly, Manila clam pasta with garlic butter!

Ryan D.Ryan Domingue: The pork shoulder is unbelievable. And the blueberry creme puff is one of the best desserts I've had.

Arthur Z.Arthur Zey: The service was phenomenal! Ask for Amy!

Tilth is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

11. Tilth

8.5
1411 N 45th St, Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Wallingford · 44 tips and reviews

Morgan O.Morgan O'Friel: Weekend brunch, chicken biscuit and gravy is to die for. French toast is prepared beautifully and is soft n scrumptious!

BravoBravo: Chef Maria Hines has the only certified organic restaurant in the city and her cooking products are absolutely beautiful. Set in a little house, the atmosphere makes your experience even more cozy. -T

Satchel S.Satchel Shin: Come for brunch! Eat the chicken biscuits 'n gravy and the french toast! Do it! You're welcome in advance.

Hudson is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

12. Hudson

8.3
5000 E Marginal Way S, Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Georgetown · 53 tips and reviews

BestOfBestOf: Grits, hash, biscuits and gravy, pulled pork (among other things, the delicious stuffing for a burrito-sized omelet) and $3.50 "beermosas"- beer and OJ. Read more.

Mischievous P.Mischievous Pup: have the brisket it is to die for.

Enrique N.Enrique Nava: HOLY CRAP!!!! Amazing food. Great service. 2nd time there and look forward to going again.

Mistral Kitchen is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

13. Mistral Kitchen

8.5
2020 Westlake Ave (at 8th Ave), Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Belltown · 83 tips and reviews

cYeNzcYeNz: Mushroom ravioli to-die-for (kudos to our server for the suggestion). We ordered a second helping after dessert. Shigoku oysters and the duck dish are amazing!

EaterEater: Matt Bailey continues to produce innovative, balance cocktails. Try the Uma Quebra Simples with Novo Fogo Gold Cashaça, Strawberry, Grapefruit, Salt, Lime Bitters.

Baris C.Baris Cetinok: Must try the cocktails as well as the food

Orfeo is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

14. Orfeo

8.1
2107 3rd Ave (Lenora), Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Belltown · 7 tips and reviews

Cynthia J.Cynthia Jane: The pork chop with wood fired balsamic figs will change your life. The pizza with chanterelles and shaved pork cheek (similar to bacon but fattier, cooks up so crisp) is a great appetizer to share.

Allison Y.Allison Yu: Great happy hour til 6pm on weekdays with $1 oysters and this amazing hearth bread with great spreads. Super affordable

ChristinaChristina: Our dinner was delicious and the service was stellar! My pasta was creamy, rich, and tasty!

Eve is one of The 15 Best New American Restaurants in Seattle.

15. Eve

7.9
704 N 34th St, Seattle, WA
New American Restaurant · Fremont · 9 tips and reviews

KateKate: The confit butternut squash soup is warm and hearty for lunch, and the goat butter and golden beet hummus were delicious for Happy Hour!

Cameron S.Cameron Stokes: The hot bowl at lunch is great!

Cusp25Cusp25: Chicken fried barley- very filling and savory