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Bakeman's Restaurant

122 Cherry St, Seattle, WA 98104-2206
+1 206-622-3375
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (12 reviews)
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American, Soups, Delicatessen
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122 Cherry St, Seattle, WA 98104-2206
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 11 August 2017

The turkey sandwich is great with horseradish, mayo & cranberry sauce. I love the lemon pie. There is a certain cafeteria feel to the place and so the picture of the couple that I saw was misleading.

Thank Doug M
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Best lunch around. Menu is minimal but the very best. Stick to a few things and perfect them is what they did. Fantastic turkey sandwich on homemade bread! Mouth watering. Service is hilarious. Reminded us of the Jerry Seinfeld episode of the soup nazi! But...More

Thank EaMcJohn
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The guy who owns Bakeman's would like you to try the pie. The pie is good. Try the pie. You won't regret it.

Thank magnoliamarymm
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

So authentic. So delicious. So rude! Yeah, this is the home of the soup Nazi, but it's worth it because everything is homemade and totally delicious! Just say "sorry" or keep your mouth shut because you'll want them to serve you! The chastisement hurts so...More

Thank angeluck
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Having lived away from Seattle for a decade, it was refreshing to visit a restaurant I always had liked that has been a Seattle staple for 47 years. The turkey is still freshly cooked and piled onto their sandwiches and their turkey noodle soup still...More

Thank Prissa
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Bakeman's before our Underground tour. The service was fast, the sandwiches were excellent (I had the meatloaf and my husband had the pastrami), but the gentleman running the cash register was pushy. I commented that the lemon poppyseed dessert looked good and...More

1  Thank Tricia F
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Used to go to Bakeman's regularly for lunch takeout, than was no longer downtown, and thus the hiatus. Business downtown, went back of course. Had the usual turkey sandwich. Great taste, as always. Tomorrow, I'll get another old favorite - meat loaf. A good solid...More

1  Thank SeattleRoger
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The turkey sandwich and Bakeman's in general is an institution in Seattle. Like the Seinfeld Soup Nazi, be ready to order like the regulars or you'll test the patience of some of the staff. Love the turkey sandwich with the cranberry sauce...it's nothing exotic, but...More

2  Thank familyman202016
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

A little hole in the basement eatery. Sandwiches served fast, and I do mean fast!! The meatloaf sandwich was excellent. Look past the decor and it's a great grab and go meal!

1  Thank Heath G
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We've enjoyed many great lunches with sandwiches from Bakeman's. Wether you love ham and cheese or liverwurst…you will find the best of the traditional sandwiches right here at Bakeman's….and they don't scrimp on the fillings! Be prepared for long lines around the noon hour, but...More

1  Thank Leonafritz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 15:00
Thursday
10:00 - 15:00
Friday
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Cherry St, Seattle, WA 98104-2206
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-622-3375
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Description
Bakeman's offers excellent and affordable catering services for your wedding, party, lunch, or any special occasion. Bakeman's is widely known as the home of superb fresh roasted turkey sandwiches on fresh baked bread, plus other sandwiches and home made soups which are created daily by Jason. Jason, has been featured in Channel 5's Evening Magazine, as Seattle's answer to Seinfield's soup guy. The modest priced sandwiches and soups are "to die for" according to many locals. Take out is available and an extremely popular option. Food can also be delivered to offices or homes for caterings or sack lunch orders.Bakeman's modest prices have kept satisfied customers coming back for years and years.
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