Welcome to Seattle’s essential brunch, home of restaurants that have stood the test of time and come out on top, a companion to the hottest new brunch guide. These spots offer memorable meals, often with creative dishes or especially standout classics. Try eclectic, elevated brunch offerings like the Israeli Shakshuka, or Dutch Patat Oorlog at Nue, or nurse your hangover with biscuits, eggs, and sausage gravy at Fat’s Chicken and Waffles. These restaurants are an indelible part of the Seattle brunch scene, an even more important source of comfort as the days get shorter and the rain rolls in. Brunch destinations are listed from north to south.