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University District

University Way Northeast and 45th Street, Seattle, WA 98105
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Uber it

If you want to see the different neighborhoods, this is one to check out. I’d advise you take an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daniel A
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Beijing, China
Eclectic, college town feel

Cool shops, great food options. Check out Morsel's biscuit shop (name explains it all) and Sureshot... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Heather A
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good48%
  • Average28%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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“funky shops” (2 reviews)
“gift shop” (2 reviews)
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University Way Northeast and 45th Street, Seattle, WA 98105
Bellevue
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to see the different neighborhoods, this is one to check out. I’d advise you take an Uber from your motel because parking is expensive and you might not want to even entertain the thought of leaving your car here. Like others have...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cool shops, great food options. Check out Morsel's biscuit shop (name explains it all) and Sureshot coffee if you like rock, pinball, and good coffee.

Thank Heather A
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I stayed with some friends at an AIRBND in this neighborhood last week. The streets are dirty and homeless are everywhere begging for money. However, we did find some good inexpensive eats and the public transit accessibility is superb in this area, it was easy...More

1  Thank Dmsthomp
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Dirty and graffiti everywhere. I guess it'd be cool if I was a younger college student, but as an adult who lives in a beautiful larger city, I was dismayed at how dirty this area was.

Thank chichi168
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

U D offers some smart shops as well as some fancy eateries worth the trip here Top of our list is Din Tai Fung restaurant re the taiwanese dumplings place where your wait for a simple seat could take more than an hour. Best get...More

1  Thank Highadventurer
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The U-District is a great place to go if you're hungry. There are some very good Indian restaurants, as well as good places for vegetarian food. Multiple places to find good coffee. And the people watching is always fun.

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Good for college students, lots of food places in the Ave. Pho, Thai, Teriyaki, Gyros, Subway, etc. Would recommend Teriyaki 1st, and Thai 65, as well as Thaiger Room

Thank Zoraida A
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I spent a week in the U-District at one of the nicer hotels. The best thing about the area is the tremendous variety of food available. I focused on the Indian, Middle Eastern, and Cajun restaurants. There are also many Asian, American, Greek, and fast...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

The University District is, not surprisingly, adjacent to the University of Washington's main campus. It's collection of shops and restaurants has the classic college town feel.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

34 years ago when I went to the UW the U District and the Ave were a dump and not much has changed. China First, Finn MacCools, Bulldog News, Post Office, Magus Books, UW Bookstore, the oriental gift shop, Bartell Drugs, and the Neptune are...More

Thank IRTrvlr
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