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200th and Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98177
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 Jul 2017
“Excellent grinders ”
10 Oct 2016
“Delicious quick lunch ”
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200th and Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98177
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

A common term in New England, its origin has several possibilities. One theory has the name coming from Italian-American slang for a dock worker, among whom the sandwich was popular. Others say it was called a grinder because it took a lot of chewing to...More

Thank 863glenng
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here and were not disappointed. Decent PO boy, but the italian cold cut and the meatball subs were outstanding. Nice heat to the hot ham and the meatballs tasted homemade. Good table service and decent prices.

Thank Terry T
Reviewed 1 July 2015

The best Grinder sandwiches ever! Opened and started by a family as their first experience, and boy have then done a great job. Even offer live music occasionally on the weekends. Hadn't been back in years, but still just as good as I remember.

Thank KittyLover2015
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I had a take out - hot sauball sub (half meat ball and half sausage). It was huge and delicious. I ate it all in one sitting it was so good. I regretted that later, but I couldn't help myself...This is the best sandwich I...More

Thank Randy B
Reviewed 3 October 2013 via mobile

The food is fantastic, and the new pastas are incredible. What a great environment to enjoy friends, food and outstanding music.

Thank simpsjd
Reviewed 23 May 2013

The only have a couple of Vegetarian sandwiches, but they are DELICIOUS. Check 'em out- a clean and comfortable environment, excellent staff, great food and drink.

Thank Charlie P
Reviewed 3 May 2013 via mobile

We have been coming to grinders since they opened and love this place. Their sand witches and soups are amazing, hands down. Mitch and his mother, the owners, are also great people.

Thank petiepablo
Reviewed 13 August 2012

My husband heard of Grinder's from a co-worker and thought we should try to make a trip out there to see what the hoopla was about. The recommendation was to try the Dipper, so we ordered one to split between the both of us and...More

Thank rinaSeattle
Reviewed 28 May 2012

The service was great and the sandwiches were wonderful. We enjoyed our third visit as much as the first!

Thank dabSeattle
Reviewed 12 May 2012

They do things right at Grinders! The French Dip is great!

Thank SweetLou63
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Restaurant Details

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US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200th and Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA 98177
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
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