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Fearless Critic restaurant review of the day
Seattle
Food
Feel
Price
7.5
6.5
$25
South Indian specialties plus all the usual suspects at dirt-cheap prices

Mayuri is a favorite of Microsoft employees, who show up for the gut-busting lunch buffet, which is well stocked with both meat and vegetarian dishes, or the equally good-value dinner thali, which comes with a main, a vegetable curry, dal, naan, rice, soup, raita, and dessert.

Spicy and sizzling are the watchwords here. And buttery—the food here can only be considered healthy if you’re on a 60 percent ghee diet. A section of the menu is devoted to South Indian cuisine,… [More]


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]