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Best things to do in Beacon Hill, Seattle

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Grocery or Supermarket
“This is an incredible local grocery co-op that’s just a half a block from the house. They sell mostly organic and have a great hot and cold food bar. They also have a great beer and wine selection. ”
148 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Only a 10-minute walk from our guest house, we love Columbia City Bakery for their amazing baked goods and coffee! We love their savory options - tomato focaccia, gougeres, daily flavors of savory scones, and breakfast sandwiches - but their sweet items are delicious as well.”
101 locals recommend
Diner
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“Our favorite diner in the area, the perfect mix of comforting diner food that's a bit of a step up. They use high quality ingredients for simple diner food with an extra something special. For example I love their BLT with garlic aioli on sourdough bread with arugula, and Ripley will always grab their lemon ricotta pancakes if they are available. ”
101 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Columbia City neighborhood boasts great restaurants and a wonderful Farmer's Market (Wednesdays 3-8pm). ”
46 locals recommend
Lounge
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“A jazz club in Columbia City, it has live music 7 nights a week, check their calendar!”
71 locals recommend
Indie Movie Theatre
“A small local movie theater just a few blocks from the townhouse. Amazing popcorn”
71 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Great oven-fired pizzas and salads. Good for families. Also has an attached bar and coffee cafe' in the morning.”
68 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Only a 10-minute walk from our guest house, this is one of the best Italian restaurants we've been to in Seattle (and we love Italian food). Their menu rotates regularly - they don't even have a paper menu, the items of the day are up on a chalk board. Excellent service and everything we've ever had is incredible. ”
63 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great local bar with great cocktails. Casual space - good for late night drinks and light food. Good sandwiches for lunchtime.”
55 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Built in 1917, this ex-vaudeville theater hosts acts from a range of genres.”
60 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Local Ice cream shop, unique flavors like , Thai tea, ube, and spicy Mexican chocolate also has a nice selection of vegan options! The arcade is a perk for families or groups. ”
59 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Our go to for last minute dinner by ourselves or with groups. Many great dishes for meat eaters and vegetarians as well. Great cocktails and happy hour 3-6pm. ”
46 locals recommend
Park
“Family friendly park with lots to offer. A playground, a walking track, skating bowls, an open field, vip lines, lawn bowling & city views.”
53 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“If you want coffee and waffles and less bustle than Columbia City Bakery, this is the place to go. ”
58 locals recommend
Pub
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“Tippe and Drague is a fun place to go out with friends and not have to try too hard. Literally a block away from the townhouse, they offer a wide selection of beers and also provide popcorn to munch on - freshly popped with just oil and salt and it's to die for, especially when you get your buzz on.”
42 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Best Mexican food in Seattle! Modern architecture with an industrial-chic vibe. Great service, great food, and reasonable prices. ”
51 locals recommend