Fremont is a beautiful community, nestled just north of Queen Anne, across the Fremont Cut of the Ship Canal in the city of Seattle. Though mostly amassed by various neighborhoods, Fremont also holds a bustling shopping district centered on Fremont Avenue North just north of the Fremont Bridge.
Because of their booming in industry, their downtown area has flourished, including many new and exciting restaurants and cafes. This list goes over 12 awesome places for you to check out!
Fremont Coffee Company: Passion and simplicity combine, creating artisan-roasted, Fair Trade, and organic coffee. Whether you’re coming in for a sip or a whole bag, each cup will tangle you delicious aromas, and a smooth, sweet, and tangy taste.
Pelmeni Dumpling Tzar: A wild and expansive menu greets you here. With salads, fries, and of course dumplings, they will envelope you in a world away.
The Red Door: A local favorite since 1988, this place holds both history and taste. Their menu has a little bit of everything, from burgers and salads, to wings and local seafood – always sustainable, of course!
El Camino: A fixture in Fremont for over 20 years, this restaurant serves authentic and homemade Mexican cuisine, with vibrancy and freshness in every bite! Their beautiful menu creates a dynamic that is both complex and enticing!
Eve: Dedicated to both beauty and nutrition create a food that is both unrefined and delicious.
Yellow Dot Café: A unique experience, every time, this café breathes life into the humdrum of our mornings. Their expansive menu accommodates any hungry person – as well as a spectacular coffee bar!
Falafel Salam: Authentic and bold flavors, made from local and fresh ingredients, create a genuine experience. Think organic, free-range meats, sustainable sourcing, and a fun work culture and you will epitomize this company.
Jai Thai: This family-style restaurant offers a culinary journey to Thailand, all in the comfort of Seattle! By using fresh ingredients and well-balanced recipes, they’ve created an exciting and authentic menu!
Silence Heart Nest: In 1986, a visionary inspired to open a small vegetarian restaurant in the University District, creating a space that is both welcoming and beautiful. From curries, salads, wraps, and delicious breakfast foods, they’ve outdone themselves!
Chiso: Opened in 2001, Chiso has made a tradition of creating traditional Japanese cuisine. High quality mixes with innovation, allowing creativity to persevere in this ever-changing world. They use seasonal and local ingredients, in addition to traditional fish from Japanese, to offer a captivating experience.
Pie: Hand-crafted daily, these pies are made with the freshest ingredients and homemade goodness. Both savory and sweet, they have a few staples of each and a ton on rotation!
Fainting Goat: Small and family owned, their gelato is handcrafted daily to maximize freshness and excellence. They use locally sourced, seasonal fruits and nuts of only the highest quality, ensuring a smile with every bite!
With so many wonderful places to choose from, it’s a hard decision to make! But know, there are many special places hidden around the Seattle region to indulge!
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UPDATED COTTAGE CHARM
210 Minor Avenue East #B, Seattle • MLS# 1147266
$463,400 • 1 Bedroom • 1 Bathroom • 822 Square Feet
A garden walkway leads to this beautifully updated 1924 cottage bungalow, offering comfort and convenience just one block away from the Lake Union waterfront. Step in to bright, open interiors with hardwood floors and vintage molding. The open living/dining area is great for gatherings and quiet evenings alike. Cooking is a delight in the fresh, remodeled kitchen with clean white cabinets, stylish tile work and quartz counter tops.
Retreat to the spacious bedroom with its garden view window and built-in armoire. The basement offers a laundry room and extra storage space that could also be a great office, shop or exercise room.
You will love living in this beautiful end unit, with just one shared wall and plenty of windows. Spend sunny days in the charming back yard with lush, mature landscaping. Enjoy a fantastic, close-in location with restaurants, coffee shops, buses and markets all within easy walking distance. Stroll one block to Terry Pettus Park for a picnic or to launch fun weekends on the lake. Welcome home!
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2401 8th Avenue North #303, Seattle • MLS# 1147007
$476,900 • 1 Bedroom • 1 Bathroom • 767 Square Feet
Atop this PANORAMIC VIEW perch you can watch the sailboats, seaplanes and sparkling lights of Lake Union and beyond, all the way to the Cascades! This outlook is a never ending vista of entertaining sights from Gasworks Park to Downtown and Mt Rainier, yet you are only a short distance to SLU or Fremont and it’s a fast ride on the dedicated bike lane. Your day off: After a run on the Burke-Gilman, grab a coffee at Herkermer’s and lollygag on your deck before brunch. Live the Seattle Good Life here!