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Canlis Restaurant

2576 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-2206
+1 206-283-3313
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“canlis salad” (70 reviews)
“souffle” (34 reviews)
“tasting menu” (62 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2576 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-2206
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Back after a year and a half. Incredible service and the winter menu is every bit as creative and delicious. The check is not for the faint of heart (or wallet), though. And dessert can be summed up in one word : Souflee.More

Thank petertr3
AmyWCanlis, Lead Reservationist at Canlis Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, Thank you so much for the kind review. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed the food and the souffle. I will make sure to pass the feedback along to my team. We look forward to serving you again in the future! My warmest...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for on my anniversary date. The food and services were all perfectly good, but I thought they were a bit overpriced. My boyfriend and I ordered 3 dishes with a salad, but we were still hungry after.

Thank SeongEun K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here was excellent and the atmosphere was nice. I thoroughly enjoyed having dinner here with friends.

Thank RM M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I guess everything comes to an end, and that includes our annual family dinner at Canlis. The disappointment started when we arrived and waited with a half dozen others, standing around, for the hostess, who was occupied with the computer, and didn't acknowledge our existence...More

2  Thank Brett C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great dining app experience with my wife! Enjoyed the food and service on our stay in Seattle. Cuisine is refined and a real treat.

Thank miles_for_smiles
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our daughters gift dinner celebrating my 70th for 8 guests! Great ambiance! View second to none! Service first class! The food however, needs improvement! Portions very small! I had a 5oz lamb dish! Five slices of quarter size pieces of lamb on the side garnished....More

Thank Monty404
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been coming to Canlis for a number of years for a holiday dinner with my wife. This year's dinner was a bit of a disappointment. First, the good. Typically fantastic service. Everyone who served us was engaging and very knowledgeable. The view never...More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where do I even begin? My husband and I dressed to the nine’s to dine here to celebrate my birthday. Like other reviews mentioned – no valet ticket and no coat check ticket. We arrived early so we sat in the bar. For dinner, we...More

Thank Shaleen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am literally blown away by the fantastic dinner that we enjoyed last week at Canlis. We made a reservation and arrived 10 min early but were seated right away. I ordered the King Salmon and we split shared the Oysters in red wine, every...More

Thank leeramorlo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my close friend to lounge and then dinner. The whole experience was extraordinary. I dine at Canlis a few times a year. It was the first visit for my friend. It was so very enjoyable to experience Canlis though my friend. He said “O’...More

Thank Tom B
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Questions & Answers
Bev D
22 January 2017|
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Response from kmdani | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I were there last February. With tip the bill was $375 and we do not drink alcohol. However, let me stress that it was, and always is, WORTH EVERY SINGLE PENNY. This is not merely a great meal, it is an... More
10 September 2016|
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Response from TheHastyChef | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe age has anything to do with it. It's simply training/management. Staff can only care as much as the upper management does. What I DO find interesting is that Canlis seems to respond diligently to positive... More
13 July 2016|
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Response from AmyWCanlis | Property representative |
Hello Ezzy, Yes, you can order a-la-carte, but as the responses indicate above, it is worth trying the 3,4, and 7 course menus! We look forward to serving you soon, Brandi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$85 - US$125
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2576 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-2206
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Magnolia / Queen Anne
  • Neighbourhood: Magnolia / Queen Anne
  • Phone Number: +1 206-283-3313
  • E-mail
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