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Spinasse

#58 of 3,047 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Broadway / Capitol Hill
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1531 14th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122 (14th Avenue between Pine and Pike)
+1 206-251-7673
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Seattle, Washington
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83 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was overpriced and unmemorable, and the service was terrible. Honestly, if you're going to spend this kind of money for Italian, you'd be better off going to the nearby LaSpiga (which has amazing Italian battered flatbread and is solid all around), or to the Northwest's best Italian restaurant, Café Lago in the Montlake neighborhood between the University District... More 

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Talbott, Tennessee
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was truly amazing. I had the Tamarin al Ragu o Burro e Salvia which is an egg pasta with sage. My niece to the same thing with ragu and we shared. I was so delicious. I loved the restaurant. We sat at the bar. Staff was laid back and very attentive. If you want a wonderful Northern Italian... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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378 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I expect this is at best an average eatery in this price range. We had a nice meal in a pleasant setting, but as with a number of the places one finds these days who want to be on some leading edge, things seemed a bit over the top. We have a number of mushroom hunting friends, none of whom... More 

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Redwood City, California
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Anticipating our trip to Seattle and our stay at the Grand Hyatt downtown, I looked for an Italian restaurant within walking distance of the hotel. The Zagat review looked good so I booked us into Spinasse. Our good fortune and well done, me. I'd rather be lucky than good. I'm an adventurous diner so, after thoroughly perusing the menu, I... More 

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Bremerton, Washington
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

This is my go to restaurant when I have people in town or if I am looking to have a romantic night with my husband. The ever changing menu makes it easy to make return trips and try new things. The servers are experts in their field. I always ask for wine recommendations when I go in because they never... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

I used to love Spinasse, but no longer. I had to pay $18 for a decent-sized glass of Barbera, and the entree was not as it was described in the menu. I ordered the pork which was described as being served with braised fennel & delicata squash. Yum--sounds like a great fall dish, right? But what was placed in front... More 

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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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68 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Enjoyed a fabulous dinner for four on Sunday night. Everything was wonderful!!! The service was attentive and well done without being overbearing and the food was absolutely fabulous. We ordered the appetizer sampler that included all the appetizers and they were all delicious and so well balanced. I absolutely loved the pasta with truffles--one of the best dishes I have... More 

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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

They had us from the moment we walked in the door; staff greeted us and were attentive to our needs throughout the meal. We were guided through the wine list, which is heavy on well selected Italian labels, by our waiter, who recommended a wine we loved. The food (we started with the mixed appetizers: chicory salad with aged parm,... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

A cute restaurant laid out well, great design and I like the idea coming from Chef Lane of a rustic more laid back restaurant vibe. I do not know if the staff was short (although it did not appear so)... but we waited quite some time before we even received our opportunity to order drinks. Short of the service, the... More 

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Evergreen, Colorado
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us when coming to Seattle so we made reservations early. Thank you Jordan! We had a magnificent meal as we allowed our server- Sara to guide our adventure with her recommendations. We were given a complimentary rabbit crostini with balsamic vinegar. Next we split a 1/2 order of prosciutto de parma with fermented apple slices.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1531 14th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122
    (14th Avenue between Pine and Pike)
  • Public Transportation: The Metro buses 10, 11, and 12 stop a half block away on Pine between 14th and 15th Avenue.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Broadway / Capitol Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Broadway / Capitol Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 206-251-7673
Description
Opened in August of 2008, Cascina Spinasse captivated local and national attention for its authentic incorporation of Piedmontese dishes, including handmade pastas and use of local and Italian ingredients. Spinasse, is open for dinner from 5:00 pm- 10:00 pm Sunday -Thursday and until 11 pm on Friday and Saturday. We take reservations via phone or on our website.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?