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The 5 Best Oyster Restaurants Near Ballard, Seattle

Updated: October 6, 2021

Craving oysters? You need to try the oyster Rockefeller and fried oysters at these top Ballard spots. We analyzed top review sites, articles, and food blogs to ensure only the best oysters are featured on this list. So don’t be a shucker! Get to these Ballard spots for Oysters Mosca with bubbles, a good time is guaranteed.

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The Walrus and the Carpenter

American, $$$, BallardAmerican, $$$Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2013

    8 of Seattle's Best Oyster Happy Hours

    Eater, 2013
  • Forbes Travel Guide, 2013

    Where Are The Best Oysters Served In Seattle

    Forbes Travel Guide, 2013

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RockCreek Seafood & Spirits

American, $$, FremontAmerican, $$Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Thrillist, 2020

    Where to Eat Oysters Outside in Seattle Right Now

    Thrillist, 2020
  • Female Foodie

    Best Seafood In Seattle: Top 10 Restaurants

    Female Foodie

Manolin

American, $$, FremontAmerican, $$Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Female Foodie

    Best Seafood In Seattle: Top 10 Restaurants

    Female Foodie
  • The Stranger, 2018

    Our Favorite Places to Get Seafood in Seattle

    The Stranger, 2018

Brimmer & Heeltap

American, $$$, West WoodlandAmerican, $$$Seattle, West Woodland
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • TripAdvisor, 2017

    Certificate of Excellence

    TripAdvisor, 2017
  • Seattle Magazine, 2017

    These Are the Best Restaurants in Seattle That Keep Us Coming Back

    Seattle Magazine, 2017

SWeL Restaurant

American, $$, FremontAmerican, $$Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Infatuation, 2017

    Where To Eat & Drink In Fremont

    Infatuation, 2017

How did we curate these results?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We analyzed 1286 lists and articles from top sources like Infatuation, Seattle Magazine and TripAdvisor, 10951 Seattle restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 1095134 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. The restaurants you see have been featured in Infatuation - Where To Eat & Drink In Fremont, Seattle Magazine - These Are the Best Restaurants in Seattle That Keep Us Coming Back and TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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