‘Tis the Season to Indulge: Pike Place Holiday Food Tour
Whether you’re looking for the best quick stops to hit while knocking out your holiday shopping, seeking a memorable sit-down experience with a great ambiance, or satisfying your sweet tooth, Pike Place Market has you covered!
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Three Girls Bakery
For a savory snack, pick up one of their satisfyingly flakey ham and swiss croissants. For a vegetarian option, opt for spinach and feta filling.
Power up for your holiday shopping at the Market with one of their many scratch-made breakfast sandwiches. Crispy bacon, chicken sausage, or Uli’s chorizo over gooey Tillamook cheddar and a fried egg make for a hearty pairing with their soft, crumbly biscuits.
Mee Sum Pastry
Enjoy their oven-hot hum bows that steam up the display windows daily and feature a variety of savory meat fillings. Try the fan-favorite curry beef or barbeque pork for a fluffy, pull-apart flavor explosion.
For a morning glory meal, try a classic cold-smoked, salmon lox bagel, or the “sunshine crab melt” that features crab, onion, capers, parmesan cheese spread with spinach and chives. Spice it up with jalapeños as an optional add-in.
Thanksgiving leftovers are the gift that keeps on giving! Enjoy their classic buttery puff pastry filled with turkey, gravy, cranberries and bread stuffing. Enjoy it with a side of cranberry sauce, available through the end of December.
Indulge in their longtime classic calamari dijonnaise with aromatic garlic and ginger alongside a creamy dijon sauce, or venture into their seasonal dishes like the duck confit with squash puree and apples.
Matt’s in the Market
Delight in a surf n’ turf feast with dishes like roasted halibut with seasonal squash, prime New York strip steak, and their seafood stew with a mélange of clams, mussels, finfish, and spicy sausage in a creamy tomato broth.
Their annual Noel Week tasting dinner series will take place Dec. 17- Dec. 23 in the igloos! Reserve now for this 4-course special French dining experience for up to five guests, with authentic cooking by Chef Potvin. Visit here to find out more about this event.
The Pink Door
To enjoy dinner and a show, owner Jackie Roberts offers an unpretentious escape from the everyday. With a fresh menu filled with classic pasta, seafood, and roasted meats, The Pink Door couples fine cuisine with uniquely eclectic entertainment like trapeze and cabaret. An experience not to be missed!
Emmett Watson’s Oyster Bar
For a no-frills casual ambiance to toss back some of the freshest Pacific Northwestern delights of the sea, visit this relaxing spot hidden between Stewart Street and Western Avenue. Enjoy fresh oysters on the half shell, or order them broiled and bubbly with cocktail sauce and bacon. For fans of the fried and crunchy variety, try their “captain’s basket” for a sampler of fish, clams, shrimp, and oysters.
As the days grow blustery and fires roar stronger, we’re welcoming all of the Market’s wintery seasonal dessert delights.
Enter flavors like peppermint, gingerbread, eggnog, cinnamon, and marshmallow, and you’re sure to find yourself the perfect sweet holiday treat.
Shug’s Soda Fountain & Ice Cream
This classically styled ice cream parlor is serving up hot cocoa with freshly whipped vanilla cream (add Irish cream for those 21+) and a seasonal “Elf Float” combining candy cane ice cream and peppermint soda.
Be sure to partake in their handmade s’mores from scratch, rotating flavored mousses, and truffles. They offer their s’mores kits to-go as well for a fun activity at home with the kids too!
For small bites to enjoy on your charcuterie board or a fireside snack, enjoy their white chocolate-covered snow cherries, honey praline pecans, and salty-sweet cherry pecan caramel corn.
Try out their delectably rich cranberry orange white chocolate cheesecake dips and eggnog mini cheesecakes for the perfect snackable addition to your holiday gathering dessert lineup.
Take home a decadent dessert for the table with their Clafoutis Aux Pommes, a traditional baked dessert of seasonal apples in a light custard and flakey crust. Their candy cane macarons are a refreshing delight for a lighter bite, and Christmas galettes round out all your French needs for the holidays this year.
DeLaurenti Food & Wine
Find full-size and miniature stocking stuffer versions of the classic Italian panettone, a fluffy cake spiked with candied fruits that make for a perfect pairing with coffee, tea, or wine.
Chocolate & Ice Cream Delight
Their hot chocolate bombs are back! Drop in for a selection of delightful fudge and seasonal truffle flavors. Be sure to indulge in their snickerdoodle or peppermint truffles for an extra festive kick.
For an extra sprinkle of flavor and richness to add to your dessert arsenal at home, pick up a jar of their lemon curd or pistachio cream. They are delightfully versatile sauces to top your pastries, cookies, or mix in your morning yogurt and granola!
Simply the Best
Enjoy a range of seasonal crunchy dried fruit bites, including pears and cinnamon apple chips. Try their crystallized ginger for an extra sweet and spicy natural candy!