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Il Terrazzo Carmine

#94 of 3,038 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
££££
Downtown
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411 1st Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104-2860 (Between Jackson and King on 1st Ave S.)
+1 206-467-7797
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Today
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Shreveport
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108 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A busy place, but their efforts to control noise work nicely. Our server was professional, knowledgeable, and delightful, but spread too thin (listening, management?). The good ... my memorable veal scallopini. My first reaction that more herbs would help, dissolved when the taste of truly excellent veal coated my mouth. It was so good, i didn't really care about the... More 

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Thank FSK-2
Port Orchard, Washington
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212 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a business meeting, the food and service was top notch! Great wine selection, perfectly done salads, and the dinner was perfectly done! I recommend the duck, it will melt in your mouth, great flavor.

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62 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

You know when you want to go somewhere with friends, be able to hear them and feel like a grownup and not a hipster? Well this is the place. How in the WORLD it took me so long to finally go here is beyond me. This is Italian at it's best with service you only find in NYC. Thank you... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We experienced some of the best service I've had in a long time at this restaurant. However, for the price, the food was quite disappointing. We arrived on a Saturday night without a reservation and were very grateful to get 2 seats at the bar. Everyone from the hostess, the bar tender, and the servers were incredibly helpful, friendly, and... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Time and time again I have gone here for family celebrations birthday, parties and private romantic dinners, the food is always impeccable the service is great and the ambience is just as good. The wine list is plentiful and the servers are very knowledgeable, the specials are always amazing and I have never had anything subpar. I love to eat... More 

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Spokane
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We spent a few days in Seattle for a brief get away and "stumbled" across this gem on Open Table. There are so many options in the greater Seattle area so it wasn't easy narrowing down our choices We were looking for good food, service and ambience and Il Terrazzo Carmine did not disappoint! A special "thank you" to our... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Every time I am in Seattle this is my go to Italian place. The food and service is superb. Love all the selections from appetizers to dessert.

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Bengaluru, India
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Really great ambiance, great food and great service. Had been there for office dinner meeting. enjoyed every bit of it. I had order Salmon which was delicious. there were couple of folks who were vegetarians and were able to find dishes for them. Overall really great experience..

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Seattle, Washington
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

My wife and I and friend had an unexpected wonderful lunch. We were in Pioneer Square on other business and we were looking for a nice place to have lunch. We walked into a couple of places but the menu and setting just did not appeal. I remembered Il Terrazzo was just a block or two away - and that... More 

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liverpool
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is the best Italian by far in Seattle. I do not know how its not in the top 10 on Trip Advisor. Everything is always superb. I have eaten here on multiple occasions and always bring family when they visit to show them what is all about. Service is always incredible and the food is so authentic and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 1st Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104-2860
    (Between Jackson and King on 1st Ave S.)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-467-7797

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