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321 NE Thornton Pl, Northgate, Seattle, WA 98125-8020
206-432-9341
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El Paso, Texas
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I love this place! It has a good variety of sweet crepes, their coffee is delicious BUT their bubble tea is superb! The space is cozy, dim lights with good ambiance. Excellent place to catch up with friends, a date or have a yummy desert if visiting Seattle. It's inside a small Plaza next to a movie theater and some... More 

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Thank Eli M
Provo
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48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

What I got: Strawberry bubble (Tapioca balls) Hot chocolate Frozen yogurt Even the small frozen yogurt was plenty and the small hot chocolate and strawberry bubba! This place has great portion sizes. Also, the quality is there. I have never had a more amazing and frothy hot chocolate. It was like a warm chocolate cloud in my mouth. I also... More 

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Thank alphaotter
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Wow- first visit here and really impressed. The atmosphere is fantastic- some different room for different vibes. The main room has a huge bookshelf with a fireplace in it. The fireplace by itself is awesome and surprisingly hard to find in Seattle coffeeshops. Next- i was amazed at the menu! They have espresso and bubble tea- I had never before... More 

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Thank Kelsey W
Seattle, Washington
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I went with a girlfriend to Jewel Box for lunch. I had the tofu and lemon grass crepe and a taro bubble tea. The crepe and the ingredients inside were fresh--it's made after ordering, the crepe shell was soft and chewy, but the lemon grass was barely detectable. The bubble tea was good although the bubbles were a little on... More 

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Thank LoveCreatureComfort
Kirkland, Wa/Roskilde, Dk
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115 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I really like this place, and almost gave it 4 stars, but they aren't consistent with their service, and that's what brings it down to 3/5. Atmosphere: Hip, fun. A little loud. I wish it were bigger. It's a great place to settle with my laptop to write, but sometimes it's just too loud. Food: The crepes are delicious. Both... More 

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Thank soundergal
Tarpon Springs, Fl
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240 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

We stopped in here after dinner to get some coffee and had a cappuccino and frozen yogurt. The cappuccino was delicious and the yogurt was tart but sweet. The best part about this coffee shop/cafe was the decor and ambiance. There is a fireplace inside, a separate reading room, and many checkers/chess tables. Such a fun place to hang out,... More 

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Thank MeredithandJoe
Everett, Washington
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225 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

My millenials regularly frequent this restaurant and this day the opportunity presented itself for me to join them, for they frequent this establishment regularly and raved about it. It's located in a "village" of sorts just south of the Northgate Mall that is part of a multi-family development, but also nearby to a large theater complex. This probably keeps the... More 

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Thank bricsa
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Quick friendly staff that had multitasking down to perfection. Crepe was made to order fresh and was very tasty and came with a side of fresh whipped cream so you can add as needed without it melting. Yum! Very nice decor and ambiance. Highly recommended.

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Thank mousielover
Seattle, Washington
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556 reviews
307 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2015

The décor here is really cozy and very European. It has a welcoming and comfortable feel. We had lunch here and I would say that the food was average. Clam chowder tasted pretty much like potato soup, and the cheese, pesto and tomato Panini was quite bland. The green salad was good, but the dressing a little sweet for my... More 

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cleveland, oh
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165 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Finest lattes and mocha's in town. Excellent crepes and sandwiches, as well. Quiet, comfortable atmosphere, friendly service. Often crowded, but well handled seating. Nice stop after movie across the square.

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
American, Cafe, International
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 NE Thornton Pl, Northgate, Seattle, WA 98125-8020
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: 206-432-9341

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?