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Chaco Canyon Cafe

#382 of 3,038 Restaurants in Seattle
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4757 12th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105-4401
+1 206-522-6966
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07:00 - 21:00
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Vashon, Washington
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379 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Just came for coffee and a snack but would definitely come back to try the food. Very friendly service. Order at the counter and they will bring your food to your table. You pay more for the organic, sustainable ingredients.

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Thank Adam S
ChacoCanyonCafe, Public Relations Manager at Chaco Canyon Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review! More 

Adrian, Michigan
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2,117 reviews
1,292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 808 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Summary: This is a very good "hippie" cafe. The natural food that they offer is unconventional and quite appealing. The atmosphere is rather nice and the service is pleasant and friendly. The prices are not cheap but they are also not unreasonable. It is worth a try if you want a change of pace. Details: I was staying in the... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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678 reviews
359 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I have been many many times to Chaco Canyon. The food, the service can be good or a bit on the strange side, and the cost is very expensive. The used to have a drink on the menu call Mocha Madness. Now you have to special order it. Depending on who is waiting on you it will cost between $8-$12... More 

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Thank Alec D
ChacoCanyonCafe, Public Relations Manager at Chaco Canyon Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Alec, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We apologize that your experience has been so inconsistent. The smoothie you referred to is not on our menu anymore therefore not in our Point of Sale system anymore. This maybe why you are getting a different price each time. Due to it not being on the menu anymore... More 

Seattle, Washington
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

You do pay extra for the all organic, locally/ethically sourced, gluten-free, etc. ingredients, but the helpings are generous and the food is tasty. Staff are friendly, though don't expect much in the way of table service - it's just not that kind of place. You order at the counter, they bring your food, and otherwise you're on your own.

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Thank Steve P
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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98 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant truly takes care of those with gluten allergies and even prepared the food in a separate kitchen. The lentil burger was great and the house salad dressing was very tasty!

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Thank ATraveller063
ChacoCanyonCafe, Manager at Chaco Canyon Cafe, responded to this review

We know its hard to eat out when you have allergies. Happy to be a place where you could feel safe dining! Thanks for the nice review! More 

abq
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise to find this place!! The best housemade kombucha and delicious elderflower tea. The food was simple and absolutely perfect. Can't wait to go back!

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ChrisLovesKale, Owner at Chaco Canyon Cafe, responded to this review

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 339 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

My son and I were looking for a super healthy breakfast and decided to try out Chaco Canyon. Food was very good. Highly recommend, especially for vegans!

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Seattle, Washington
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678 reviews
359 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

I go to Chaco Canyon Café often. Many times after yoga. I love the smoothies. My favorite is not on the menu any more but you can ask for it. Mocha Madness. Expresso, banana, cacaco, and whole milk, delicious. It's pricey but very good.

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Thank Alec D
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

While this is not the cheapest place to eat it is well worth it if you're vegan. The staff are super friendly and getting biscuits straight out of the oven with the mushroom gravy is really something else. We loved it so much we went back a second time. The food was so good it was hard to believe it... More 

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Loveland, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

I was in town for a half trail marathon, and we were also visiting family while in the Seattle area. I am vegetarian (and often eat vegan), and this location highlights/boasts "best veggie burger in Seattle", so had to try! It does live up to that title...was fantastic! I added avocado to my order (extra charge) and did add a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4757 12th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105-4401
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Bellevue
  • Neighbourhood: Bellevue
  • Phone Number: +1 206-522-6966
Description
Set in a warm Southwestern decor, our mission is to provide delicious organic sustenance for a wide variety of needs and individual tastes. We continually seek to set the standard on what it means to be a Sustainable Business. We make all business decisions with the goal of having people, the planet and profitability in balance. We never compromise on our mission, and our ultimate goal of being 100% sustainable. We wear our hearts on our sleeves and demonstrate this in the way we welcome and take care of customers and employees, donate to local and national causes that share our values, source our ingredients, and prepare every dish. We give people (and ourselves) goosebumps with what we show is possible with a cafe, and what a difference one place can make for the world and our community.

History

Established in 2003.

We started as a Raw Juice Bar just 1 block from our current location; we were loved by the community and fell in love ourselves. We started serving soups, grains, salads and the rest is history.

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