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Tamarind Tree

#183 of 3,040 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Downtown
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1036 S Jackson St Ste A, Seattle, WA 98104-3016
+1 206-860-1404
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10:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If you tire of Seattle's food trucks and copious burger joints (how many can you really have?) then this is the place to branch out for some really fantastic Vietnamese food. I often get the Phò (there are many variations offfered) but I love how you can get many dishes "dry style" with the broth on the side. The crepe... More 

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Thank Scott C
Stanwood, Washington
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42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have dined here numerous times. The last time was about three months ago and we were surprised that it had gone down hill. Not so clean, an extension cord across the floor and the food a bit off. So we were reluctant to go back but we did and happy, happy. It was cleaned up, no electric cords and... More 

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Thank Dugsmif
Bainbridge Island, Washington
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97 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is an incredible menu. A ton of diverse dishes and it is really hard to choose. If you love beef, get their 7 courses of beef to share with someone. Really delicious. I don't love their Pho, but everything else has been more than incredible. We took a party of 10 here this past summer from all over the... More 

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Thank TheTravelHawks
Baltimore, Maryland
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The food here was so good the first time, that I went back two days later. I had the best soup of my life: full of flavor with lemongrass sausage, rice, cilantro, green onion and a broth that was divine -- not overwhelmingly chicken or another dominant flavor. It was a generous portion and despite the fact that I was... More 

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Thank LeavingSoonest
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Really Incredibly Diverse Menu - there were pages of dishes to select from with influences from Chinese and Indian food and spices. Very appropriate for all types of occasions. The outside seating looked beautiful even though it was in the middle of a parking lot! Hard to imagine but it was set off and well done. I ate inside where... More 

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Thank FBAGoddess
Sacramento
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105 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Many varieties of Vietnamese entrees offered. Daily specials offer excellent value. Located off-street frontage in mini-mall. Highly recommended.

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Thank sccfsac
Louisville
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68 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

I don't know much about Vietnamese food but was assured this place was very legit. What I DO know is the food was delicious and so beautifully prepared and presented you almost hated to eat it! (Almost.) We had the Tamarind Tree rolls, the Green Mango Salad, and the Tamarind Tree Crepe. WONDERFUL.

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Thank field716
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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109 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Holy yummy Vietnamese food! We had a good variety of dishes to try. Chicken fried rice, Chicken Pho, egg rolls, and the tamarind rolls. All I can say is DELICIOUS!! You will not go wrong here if you enjoy authentic Vietnamese cuisine. We sat with Ling who was a very nice server!

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Thank rachael1107
Seattle, Washington
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678 reviews
359 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

No matter how often I go I always enjoy having a meal at Tamarind Tree. Now the the new Seattle trolley is running it's easier to get there without a car. The food is very good and considering the quality and quantity a great value. Highly recommend a visit.

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Thank Alec D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Nice Ambience. Creative food. Excellent spring rolls. The Pha was too large for one person but tasty. Eggplant sate was a wonderful surprise

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1036 S Jackson St Ste A, Seattle, WA 98104-3016
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-860-1404

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