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Rainier BBQ & Restaurant

6400 Martin Luther King Jr Way S, Seattle, WA 98118-3150
+1 206-760-1090
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“grilled beef” (2 reviews)
“vermicelli” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
6400 Martin Luther King Jr Way S, Seattle, WA 98118-3150
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is easily passed by but well worth the stop. Delicious food with true spices and seasonings of Vietnam. The parking lot gets full fast so get there early. Everything on the menu is good. We ordered the special for 2 and added a...More

Thank Betty K
Reviewed 12 July 2017

From the outside, this place does not look like much, but you know its a legit Viet spot when: you see other Viet's, the place isn't exactly pristine clean (i.e. the floors feel somewhat slimy when you walk around- hey, it adds to the flavor...More

Thank Cynthia L
Reviewed 5 January 2017

While on vacation in Seattle our family of 5 went here for dinner. Overall food good. The bbq we had was run of the mill. The service was okay. The waitress forgot about us and we had to go find her but she was very...More

Thank Jeff N
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is a Vietnamese restaurant with a Chinese influence. Without question it is more of a restaurant than a pho shop. The menu is pretty extensive with lots of items you won't find at smaller places. So if you want to try some more interesting...More

Thank Edmund1020
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This restaurant is located right on MLK main street and it has its own parking lot. Finding a parking is not difficult even though the restaurant is constantly filled with people. The very one thing that I like is the choices that they offer. Their...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Hands down the best Vietnamese food I have ever had. And reasonable prices. Wow. Seriously a great restaurant well-deserving of its now high-profile reputation. We tried 12 dishes and they were all out of this world, for real.

1  Thank Sun M
Reviewed 17 May 2016

When you go to this restaurant, ask for both menus, or you will never know what they have there. They serve all kinds of meats and delicious salads. It's a little crazy getting there, but once you figure it out, enjoy.

Thank mtboothby
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Don't let the pig face on the outside fool you. This is not a pulled pork and rib place. This is as authentic and exotic as you can get. You are not going here for Pho, but rather a wide range of food and meat....More

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 23 January 2016

If your looking for PHO or a wonderful Asian dish, this is a quick, hot delicious place to stop, yesteday was cold and rainy and the food his the spot

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Anthony Bourdain might have put this restaurant on his hit show no reservation, but this restaurant has already been a hit in Seattle specially among the Vietnamese community. Where else can you get meats from almost any animal such as rabbit, goat, alligator, cobra... Yeah...More

Thank RGH8800
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25 October 2015|
Response from Dan F | Reviewed this property |
They have a few in bottles. Mostly domestic mass market beers. No craft beers though, not even mass market craft beer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6400 Martin Luther King Jr Way S, Seattle, WA 98118-3150
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-760-1090
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