Aurora Hidden Gems

Aurora Hidden Gems, Seattle, Washington (B)

Okay, we know what you are thinking. Aurora Ave? There aren't any gems there, just dirty motels and sketchy car dealerships. Well prepare to be proven wrong. Aurora is one of those misunderstood avenues, like Jack in Titanic. It might seem a little rough around the edges, but once you start to look a little harder you will see it's actually a sweet, kind avenue, with a lot to offer the world. It just needs you to be open to its flaws, which we will remind you, we all have. So we challenge you to channel your inner Rose and look past the occasional scantily-clad woman or grafitti-ed wall and see the hidden gems below! 

This brightly colored spot serves up authentic Caribbean cuisine and is being raved about by everyone who sets foot here. You can get sandwiches or plates (served with black beans and rice), and if you are doing it right, you'll sit outside in their beach-y feeling patio and pretend you are someplace tropical instead of Aurora Ave. It's hard to recommend something since everything we have tried is excellent, but you can't go wrong with the citrus braised pork (The Desi), which is a crowd favorite.  ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Sights Map

Guide Name: Aurora Hidden Gems
Guide Location: USA » Seattle
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Sarah Miller
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Bongos
  • Aurora Donuts
  • El Camion
  • Woodlands Pizza
  • Mendoza's Mexican Mercado
  • Pop Pop Thai Street Food
  • Than Brothers Pho
  • Burgermaster
  • Central Market
  • HT Market
  • 125th Street Grill 
  • Fuzzy Buddy's

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