Hi everyone! We hope that you have been enjoying your summer break so far. If you’re spending time around the Seattle area, we have a few recommendations of what you can do. Whether you’re in the mood for a drink, meal, or walk in a park, we hope that you can use this list of places as inspiration for your next fun summer plan.
Here are some places to visit in Seattle:
516 7th Ave S Unit A, Seattle, WA 98104
Photo Credit: Bambu
Bambu is a dessert and drink place that includes chè, coffee, and teas. You can select from their menu of chè or create your own. There’s also smoothies and fresh juices such as passion fruit and a coconut.
3700 S Hudson St, Seattle, WA 98118
Photo credit: Coffeeholic House
Coffeeholic House is a Vietnamese coffee shop that was recently established in March 2020. Some of its best sellers include Coffeeholic Dream, Vietnamese Coffee, and Purple Haze Latte. They also have a variety of pastry items, smoothies, and teas. If you love coffee, you should definitely check this place out!
600 5th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104
Photo credit: Dochi Seattle
Located in Uwajimaya, Dochi serves a range of unique flavors of Japanese mochi donuts. Enjoy the sweet taste of the slight crunch on the outside and the soft, chewy center.
3801 Discovery Park Blvd, Seattle, WA 98199
Photo Credit: seattlesouthside.com
Just off the shores of Puget Sound, Discovery Park is the city’s largest public park. It has a nice view of the Cascade and Olympic Mountain ranges with tidal beaches, open meadow lands, streams, and more.
Gas Works Park
2101 N Northlake Way, Seattle, WA 98103
Photo credit: TIA International Photography
Located on the north end of Lake Union, Gas Works Park was built where the former gasification plant was. It’s a great place to walk around and enjoy the scenic view while also having a picnic with family and friends.
2245 8th Ave R1-1A, Seattle, WA 98121
Photo credit: Happy Lemon Seattle
Happy Lemon is a place that is known for its delicious bubble waffles and drinks. It has a unique menu of classic, crema, fresh lemon, fruit tea, and smoothie series. Their bubble waffles smell and taste delicious and include flavors such as original, chocolate, and matcha red bean.
Kakigori Dessert Cafe
2207 E Madison St, Seattle, WA 98112
Photo credit: Gabe Guarente (Eater Seattle)
Kakigori Dessert Cafe offers bingsu, shaved ice, soft serve, honey toast, and more. Perfect for a hot, summer day, this place also has cute food designs.
Nana’s Green Tea
1007 Stewart St #103, Seattle, WA 98101
Photo credit: Suzi Pratt (Eater Seattle)
Nana's Green Tea is a modern Japanese cafe for all green tea lovers. It specializes in matcha-based lattes, parfaits, fakes, and other sweets.
Rachel Ginger’s Beer
4626 26th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Photo credit: Rachel’s Ginger Beer
Rachel's Ginger Beer has ginger soda handmade with fresh lemons, water, ginger, and organic sugar. Some of the flavors include blood orange, white peach, pink guava, rotating seasonal, and more.
1222 E Pine St, Seattle, WA 98122
Photo Credit: Ramen Danbo
Ramen Danbo is a restaurant that provides authentic Japanese ramen. Enjoy the experience of customizing your own ramen and choosing delicious toppings to create your own style.
Finally, we hope that your summer break is going well and that these ideas will be useful for when you plan your next adventure in Seattle. Remember to stay safe, stay healthy, and relax! We hope to see you soon.