Staple & Fancy is simple, Italian-inspired food and offers an innovative multi-course feast of seasonal dishes crafted by our chef. Of course you can expect craft cocktails, a thoughtful wine list spanning both old and new world, as well as the signature friendly service and intimate experience that Staple & Fancy has always been know for. We really recommend that you relax and put your dining experience in our hands. We’ll take care of everything.

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  • Our food menu is also avaliable to be delivered right to your door!   The entire delivery fee is retained by the restaurant to partially offset the costs paid to our delivery partner, DoorDash, that makes this service possible.
  • We do our best to accomodate all allergies and dietary restrictions. For those who are gluten free, vegetarian, pescetarian, or dairy free; please leave a note in your reservation or online order. For those with more restrictive or multiple allergies, feel free to give the restaurant a call!

A Message to Our Guests:

Beginning October 25th and in accordance with King County Public Health order, all Seattle area Ethan Stowell Restaurants locations will require proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a recent negative test result for all indoor dining guests aged 12 and older. We thank you for your understanding and we thank you for your help in providing a safer environment for our teams, our guests, and our community. If you have any questions or concerns please email info@ethanstowellrestaurants.com.

Location

4739 Ballard Ave NW
Seattle, Wa 98107
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Parking

Street Parking

Telephone

(206) 789-1200

Hours

Offering Takeout & Delivery in addition to Indoor Dining

Open Daily from 4PM to 10PM

Happy Hour 4PM to 6PM
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Menus

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Tasting Menu

The tasting menu at Staple & Fancy changes daily and  consists of four courses served family style. For your first course, you can expect a round of small plates, followed by pasta and grilled entree courses; ending with dessert. We really recommend that you relax and put your dining experience in our hands. We’ll take care of everything.

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  • Staple & Fancy offers a private cellar room below the restaurant that accommodates 18 guests for seated dinner at a large wood table. This unique space is ideal for private business dinners or special celebrations of any kind. Book here.

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Press

“You won't know what's coming — not even your waiter does. To create this ad hoc experience, the kitchen draws from a wide-ranging repertoire…It's better than good. It's great!”

Best Meals 
Seattle Weekly

“There was a moment, early on in one of my meals at Ethan Stowell's new Staple & Fancy when I was pretty sure I was eating at one of the best restaurants I'd been to in a year. It was this rabbit terrine that so moved me—a perfect wedding of intent, technique, and ingredients.”

Best Meals 
Seattle Weekly

“Ethan Stowell's spectacular Italian elicits OMGs for the smashingly good four-course tasting menu.”

Zagat
Seattle Restaurants

“Comfortable in its workingman’s skin—love the original painted brick—and veritably bursting with diners all night long. Staple and Fancy has charisma.”

Seattle Met
Best Restaurants 2011