Pasta has to be one of our favorite foods and we also happen to think it’s delicious to enjoy year-round. So we’re doing a round-up of some of the best Seattle pasta spots that you can enjoy through both takeout and indoor dining. After all, there’s never a bad day for pasta, right? Here are 12 of the best spots to enjoy delicious pasta in Seattle.



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This spot serves up delicious and high-quality pasta without a super pretentious air. You’ll enjoy the food and the atmosphere and we can almost guarantee you’ll be back time and time again after trying dishes like the tajarin with butter and sage. Talk about tasty!

Where: 1531 14th Avenue
Hours: Daily 5 pm-10 pm

The Pink Door


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This restaurant is a Seattle classic loved by both locals and tourists alike, so you really can’t go wrong here. If you just so happen to be really picky about your pasta, The Pink Door has tons of options for you to choose from, including gluten-free options. Do the sensible thing and try them all.

Where: 1919 Post Alley
Hours: Wednesday-Sunday 11:30 am-10 pm

Willmott’s Ghost


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This is undeniably one of the most unique dining experiences in Seattle, as it’s located inside the Amazon Spheres. It also just so happens to be part of the Sea Creatures group which is locally owned and operated by James Beard Foundation Award-winning chef Renee Erickson and partners. So not only is the restaurant beautiful, but the food is amazing. It might just become your go-to pasta spot!

Where: 2100 6th Ave
Hours: Tuesday-Friday 12 pm-7:30 pm, Saturday 4 pm-7:30 pm



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This Capitol Hill spot is all about bringing seasonal and artisanal traditions of Italian dining to guests. The menu here is small but it’s all about quality over quantity so you’ll only be getting the best of the best. You can also enjoy a drink menu with libations like wine, beer, and cocktails.

Where:  622 Broadway E
Hours: Wednesday-Sunday 4 pm-8:30 pm, Dining Room Opens at 5 pm

San Fermo


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Firstly, San Fermo is beautiful. It has an old-world, intimate feel due to it being in a legit old house! It has a white wall, clean, and minimal aesthetic that fits perfectly in everyone’s Instagram feed. In fact, we’re sure you’ve seen people post pics from San Fermo before. Besides the restaurant’s aesthetics, they make great food. Just look at those parm piles!

Where: 5341 Ballard Ave NW
Hours: Wednesday-Sunday 5 pm-10 pm

Ristorante Picolinos


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Picolinos is the perfect spot to enjoy authentic regional Italian cuisine in a comfy and casual atmosphere. You can choose from several delicious kinds of pasta with ingredients ranging from veggies to seafood. It’s also worth mentioning that this spot also operates as an espresso counter during the day if you need a coffee or three.

Where: 6415 32nd Ave NW
Hours: Daily 6:30 am–5 pm & 4:30 pm-9 pm

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Pasta Casalinga


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If you’re looking for a high-quality, more affordable option, Pasta Casalinga should be your first choice. It’s located in the heart of the Pike Place Market and serves up authentic Italian pasta with a Pacific Northwest influence. Definitely stop by!

Where: 93 Pike Street #201
Hours: Thursday-Sunday 11 am-5 pm

Ristorante Machiavelli


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This Capitol Hill classic has been around since the 80s so they definitely know a thing or two about making great pasta. And they have several different kinds of pasta for you to choose from as well as other Italian dishes like pizza and more. Be sure to give them a try whether you’re dining in or doing take-out.

Where: 1215 Pine Street
Hours: Take out only on Monday & Tuesday 4 pm- 8 pm, Wednesday-Saturday 4 pm-9 pm

GH Pasta Co


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Here’s another affordable option for those of you trying to make the most of your carbs budget. GH Pasta Co has tons of tasty options and is quickly rising as a pasta star in Seattle. It’s the perfect grab-and-go pasta if you’re looking to gracefully inhale your food on the run!

Where: 2305 6th Ave
Hours: Daily 11 am-4 pm

Osteria la Spiga


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La Spiga is another Capitol Hill classic that’s been serving up delicious northern Italian cuisine since the 90s. You can enjoy tasty and seasonal authentic dishes that use the finest Italian ingredients as well as many locally sourced items. It’s a great treat yourself spot.

Where: 1429 12th Ave
Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 4:30 pm-8:30 pm

La Medusa


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If you’re looking for places to check out in Columbia City, La Medusa is the place to be. La Medusa is known for its southern Italian/Sicilian menu with Northwest ingredients. It’s a sweet little spot and you’ll be able to taste the difference in La Medusa’s dedication to the craft of pasta.

Where: 4857 Rainier Ave S
Hours: Friday & Saturday 4 pm-7 pm

Bizzarro Italian Cafe

The name of this spot fits it perfectly and we mean that in the most loving way. Bizzaro is definitely one of the most unique spots on this list thanks to menu items like elk bolognese. And we have to say the quirky interior definitely adds to the experience. It’s well worth checking out if you’ve never been before.

Where: 1307 N 46th St
Hours: Daily 5 pm-9 pm

Clearly, Capitol Hill is kinda the spot for pasta but you really can’t go wrong with any of these spots. We hope that you treat yourself because chances are that you deserve it. Enjoy folks!