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The Other Coast Cafe

5315 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-4061
+1 206-789-0936
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“rajun cajun” (4 reviews)
“sandwich” (15 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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10:30 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
American, Delicatessen
5315 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-4061
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

On a recent visit to Seattle, a local friend took us to the Other Coast Cafe for lunch.....OMYGOD...it was truly the BEST sandwich I had ever had,not only in the U.S., but also in some other countries I had visited. The bread was fresh and...More

Thank Khoshid
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We got the raging cajun and the mantooth. The raging cajun (served hot) was the best sandwich I have had in a REALLY long time. It was large (took half home). The mantooth (served cold) was an Italian dream...thick stack of Italian meats.

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I've walked by The Other Coast Cafe in Ballard many times, today I went in. I had the small Tuna sandwich which was good. The location is easy to find and a great place to get something eat if you're visiting Ballard for the Sunday...More

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Ate here a couple times. The sandwiches are wonderful. Sort of like Penn Station. Had a turkey something. Really good!

Thank BarbJ1
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We were tourists who stumbled upon this neighborhood sandwich shop. Creative, delicious varieties of sandwiches. Well worth the price.

Thank Dorchester110
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is not your average sandwich shop and full of lots of fun sandwiches, many with a little spice. The most popular one is the Rajun Cajun and it is worth repeating many times! Expect a line as this is very popular around lunch time...More

Reviewed 14 June 2016

If you want a great sandwich this is your place. Full of flavor and delish...! I don't ever eat in, usually to go order, but you do want to eat in you can but it is not a large place.

Thank BigIsKwan
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Stopped here after visiting the Chittenden Locks. The place was certainly crowded and when I saw $8.50 for a Tuna Sandwich I was somewhat disappointed. My wife and I decided to split the sandwich and a large bowl of the soup of the day, a...More

Thank yogimax
Reviewed 2 December 2015

First time here even though I have been by here dozens of times. I tried the Dybwad sandwich which had Roast Beef, Turkey, Provolone, Cheddar, Lettuce, Mayo, Mustard all on an amazing Poorboy bread that was soft with a slightly chewy crust. I had the...More

Thank tall_six6
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

We were at the Ballard location. I had the Ruben, my boyfriend had the sandwich that was spicier then Cajun. Mine was freaking awesome. The meat was smoked? Bbqed? What ever it was. I could have eaten a pound of the stuff. Boyfriend said that...More

Thank andrea c
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5315 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-4061
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Ballard
  • Neighbourhood: Ballard
  • Phone Number: +1 206-789-0936
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