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The 10 Best American Restaurants Near Greenwood, Seattle

Updated: October 6, 2021

Hankering for a hamburger or a tasty hot dog? These are the best Greenwood restaurants for American cuisine. We researched top sites and incorporated millions of critic and user reviews to find the best American restaurants. So if you have decided on some deep dish pizza or BBQ as your next meal try one of the Greenwood eateries below.

Find the perfect American restaurant

Flintcreek Cattle

American, $$$, GreenwoodAmerican, $$$Seattle, Greenwood
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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North Star Diner & Shanghai Room

American, $, GreenwoodAmerican, $Seattle, Greenwood
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Alibi Room

Pizza, $$, GreenwoodPizza, $$Seattle, Greenwood
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Greenwood Flame Burger

American, $8 avg. main dish, GreenwoodAmerican, $8 avg. main dishSeattle, Greenwood
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Wing Dome

American, $$, GreenwoodAmerican, $$Seattle, Greenwood
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Opus Co

American, $$, Phinney RidgeAmerican, $$Seattle, Phinney Ridge
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5
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Nell's Restaurant

New American, $$$, Green LakeNew American, $$$Seattle, Green Lake
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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New American, $$, Phinney RidgeNew American, $$Seattle, Phinney Ridge
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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The Blue Glass

New American, $$, Phinney RidgeNew American, $$Seattle, Phinney Ridge
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Red Mill Burgers

American, $, Phinney RidgeAmerican, $Seattle, Phinney Ridge
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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How did we curate this list?

Finding the right American restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. We analyzed 10951 Seattle restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 Seattle restaurant reviews, and 1286 lists and articles – looking closely at what Zagat, TripAdvisor and Seattle Magazine had to say – and applied our boam magic. The restaurants you see have been featured in Zagat - Hottest Bars in Seattle, TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence and Seattle Magazine - The Best Tasting Menu in Seattle. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • Margarita with your grilled burger

    When considering how to best enjoy your grilled burger, we would highlight how well a glass of Margarita complements the dish as it balances the spice and salt of the burger.

  • The ideal pairing for shellfish

    Experts often pair shellfish with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

  • Pair Kentucky 75 with fried chicken

    fried chicken, goes very well with a glass of vibrant Kentucky 75, a cocktailthat cuts the fat of the fried skin.

Fun facts

  • A historical dish

    Ruth Graves Wakefield is widely recognized as the first person to ever make the now-famous chocolate chip cookies.

  • Celebrating American

    Pittsburgh, The United States is the proud home of the annual Picklesburgh Festival, held every July to celebrate everything that is good about American.

Parking info

Parking in Greenwood can be a challenge. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen American spot.

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