10 Seattle Bites Under $10

Illustration by James the Stanton

By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle’s fine-dining scene is world-class, but sometimes you just want to keep it simple—especially when you’re on a budget. Thankfully, the city has us covered there too. We’ve compiled a handful of the best local menu items that can be had for a Hamilton, or less. This is by no means a definitive list, so don’t take any “snubs” personally. It’s merely a decent place to start for those on a budget. READ MORE>

New England clam chowder at Pike Place Chowder Apparently Pike Place Market is a haven for heavenly cream-based cheap eats. Pike Place Chowder is a mere minute’s walk from Beecher’s, and its signature item lives up to its billing. Saying the New England clam chowder’s creamy base is rich is an understatement of epic proportions. Still, it manages to not detract from the delectable chunks of calm, expertly cooked potato and artful hints of bacon. It’s the ideal edible coating for keeping your innards warm on a chilly day. $7.95 (medium 12 oz. bowl). Locations in Pike Place Market and Pacific Place