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Baranof Restaurant

September 19th, 2008 · Comments

Baranof Restaurant (American)
8549 Greenwood Ave N (map)
(206) 782-9260

The Stranger: “A crusty old diner that feels like it’s been open forever, and comes complete with a nautical-themed bar…”
CitySearch: “Boozers, displaced Alaskans and David Lynch fans have a home…”

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (28 votes, average: 3.68 out of 5)

dining · Food & Drink


  1. m says:

    Food? Really?

  2. Allison says:

    Had b’fast a couple months ago–not too tasty.

  3. Richard says:

    This place has got the best hamburger in the world! Oh, and the cocktails are stiff and cheap.

  4. 3countylaugh says:

    Not a place to go for cuisine, but for cheep you could do worse. The back room bar is worth going into just to drink a brew (don’t look for a micro-brew here) and listen to other people’s conversations.
    I sat in the back with a cup of coffee and got more refills than I get at some restaurants. Bar yes, food in the front… not so much.

  5. Trix says:

    I meet my mom for breakfast here all the time. Good, cheap, and greasy. If you want haute cuisine, don’t even bother. But if you want artery clogging comfort food you’re in the right place.

  6. Lacey says:

    Baranof ( Baranof’s to the locals) should be given historic preservation status like the Blue Moon’s.

  7. CSC says:

    Honestly, I really dig this place. If you want to hide, have a drink (s), eat a decent meal, and just laugh at the sheer ridiculousness of this place, make your way to the bar in the back. Sometimes Saturday just seems better after a trip to the Baranof.

  8. KP says:

    Quite possibly the best fish and chips in Seattle.

  9. Ballard Jesus says:

    Breakfast was solid. The G & T’s were stronger than Atlas. After 3 I was snockered and took a nap. This was at noon. Jesus knows how to play the game beeeeshes.