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Wild Mountain Cafe

1408 NW 85th St, Seattle, WA 98117-4236
+1 206-297-9453
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“potato chips” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 am - 3:00 pm Hours
American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1408 NW 85th St, Seattle, WA 98117-4236
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are in the Ballard area, this is a great place to stop in for breakfast. They have a wide variety of items, including drinks, so there is something for everyone. The place is nice and cozy and the service is super friendly. Would...More

Thank Wanderlust3483
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is cute and really good. The potato pancakes are no joke. I love that you can get a whole local organic delicious meal AND enjoy the benefits of a full bar. There are toys for kids to play with and my son goes...More

Thank ofeelia9
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Nice TripAdvisor recommendation. We enjoyed this funky little restaurant. It can be hard to spot as it is in an old house up some steps off the street. But once you find it the service is friendly and the service is good. We had the...More

Thank 2Travel-4funNow
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Came here on a recommendation, and was not disappointed. It was really busy, but service was excellent, and the food delicious.

Thank Alis0n_Mark
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We went and had lunch here and I felt it was just average and wasn't worthy of all the hype here.I had the catfish and while "ok" it was definitely nothing special at all. Potato chips filled at least 60 % of the plate and...More

Thank KweqSmanit
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This place is small so weekends can get busy. The menu is chalked full of great chow, and if you like cinnamon rolls you won't be disappointed. Go hungry, you'll love it.

Thank Gregory K
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I loved the atmosphere of this quirky restaurant, especially the modern, dimensional wall art for sale. We each had a different breakfast, but the standout star for me were the delicious garlic mashed potato cakes. One of my sons had the largest breakfast burrito I...More

Thank ReaderPat
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Had a great scramble breakfast! Atmosphere is very homey! It has the feel of an old neighborhood house. Good service too.

Thank Nina Z
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Passed this place so many times without going in and when I finally did I could have kicked myself for not going in sooner. This charming restaurant is housed in an old Seattle craftsman-style house so you'll be sitting in one of the back "bedrooms"...More

Thank TartanCat57
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Wow! I love Wild Mountain so much. I used to live in the neighborhood and eat here a lot, now it's a bit of a drive...but still very much worth it! A group of us came for brunch and we're seated cozily in the back....More

Thank Malibugirl64
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
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Good for
Open Hours
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1408 NW 85th St, Seattle, WA 98117-4236
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Ballard
  • Neighbourhood: Ballard
  • Phone Number: +1 206-297-9453
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