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Fearless Critic restaurant review of the day
Seattle
Food
Feel
Price
7.5
9.0
$35
A tequila bar that turns out great cocktails, good small plates, and even better vibes

Approaching this odd, narrow building is one of the pleasures of the Saint—the turquoise-and-white stucco facade could easily fit into to any centro histórico in Mexico. Inside, the Saint feels more rural Spain than D.F., with wood floors and white walls decorated with black-and-white portraits of famous bullfighters. The attractive bar keeps kitschy Mexicana to a minimum, too, settling on a steer’s skull, white votive candles, and the extensive selection of premium tequilas for decoration.

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From the Super ’Stache The underpriced underdogs
Seattle
Food
Feel
Price
9.0
5.0
$15
The pork at this tin shack is the best thing between slices of bread in Seattle

Shove a huge pile of expertly grilled pork, thick-cut caramelized onions, jalapeños, and cilantro into a Macrina Bakery baguette slathered in garlicky mayo, and you’ve got the five-napkin enterprise that is Paseo’s signature sandwich.

Most people order the original beast or Paseo’s slight twist on a typical Cuban sandwich, but the menu includes everything from garlicky seared scallops or tofu to the “Onion Obsession,” which is simply those melt-in-the-mouth caramelized onions with some tapenade and cilantro on a baguette. And… [More]