Best Artichoke Dip In Seattle

May 23, 2012 6:00 AM

Artichoke dip is a fairly simple dish, however every artichoke dip can be unique based on the ingredients. Check out some of the best options in the Seattle area.

Artichoke dip is one of the most popular appetizers in America. It is a fairly simple dish, however every artichoke dip can be unique based on the ingredients. Just about every restaurant that offers appetizers in Seattle has an artichoke dip, but some definitely do it better than others.
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Pizza Pi Vegan Pizzeria
5500 University Way
Seattle, WA 98105
(206) 343-1415

Hours: Mon – Closed, Tues to Fri – 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., Sat – 12 p.m. to 10 p.m., Sun – 12 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The artichoke dip at Pizza Pi has been rated number one since 2008–and it’s even vegan. It is served hot with bruschetta triangles and chunks of fresh, organic tomatoes. This is a spinach artichoke dip with a garlic bite. Whether or not you like vegan food, this is a fantastic appetizer option.

Related: Best Vegetarian Restaurants in Seattle

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SkyCity at the Needle
400 Broad St.
Seattle, WA 98109
(206) 905-2100

Hours: Lunch Mon to Fri – 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Dinner Sun to Thurs – 5 p.m. to 8:45 p.m., Dinner Fri and Sat – 5 p.m. to 9:45 p.m., Brunch Sat and Sun – 10 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

At this lovely establishment, you can enjoy a crab artichoke dip in the Space Needle overlooking Seattle. If you don’t like horseradish, this dip may not be for you, as it is a main ingredient. However if you are a fan of horseradish, you’ll likely rate as one of the best dips in Seattle. It is best when paired with the Dungeness crab.

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Anthony’s Homeport
6135 Seaview Ave. NW
Seattle, WA 98107
(206) 783-0780

Hours: Lunch Wed to Sat – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Dinner Mon to Thurs – 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Dinner Fri and Sat – 4:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Dinner Sun – 3:30 to 9 p.m., Brunch Sun – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Anthony’s is a fine dining restaurant that may not fit into everyone’s budget, but if you can spare a few bucks, it can’t be missed. The crab shrimp artichoke dip is known throughout the Seattle area for its deliciousness. The dip consists of large chunks of crab and shrimp served alongside toasted pita chips. Unfortunately, those with shellfish allergies should stay far away.

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Elemental Next Door
3309 Wallingford Ave. N
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 547-2317

Hours: Tues to Sat – 5 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Elemental Next Door is a “new American” restaurant with a full wine bar and scrumptious appetizer menu. The artichoke dip has fresh chunks of artichoke and is served with slices of toasted bread. This dip is listed under the vegetarian menu, so anyone can eat it without fear of meats, seafood or other elements not cohesive with their diet. Many customers say Elemental Next Door’s artichoke dip is the best they have ever had, period.

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Capitol Club
414 E Pine St.
Seattle, WA 98122
(206) 325-2149

Hours: Daily – 5 p.m. to 2 a.m.

The Capitol Club is a Mediterranean restaurant with a tapa style menu. The artichoke spinach dip is served with toasted pita bread and hummus. During happy hour, appetizers are only $5, so get there early to take advantage of this deal. This spinach artichoke dip is also vegetarian approved, so meatlovers and the meatless alike can all enjoy in harmony.

Related: Guide to Dine Around Seattle

Nicole Ramage is a full-time single parent as well as a full-time student who works from home as a freelance writer. Currently living in Portland, Oregon, she takes many trips to the Seattle area for work as well as shopping excursions. Her work can be found at

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