Top Ten Best Restaurants In Auburn, WA

Top Ten Best Restaurants In Auburn, WA

Auburn is a city in King County with a population of 82,000+ and ranked the 15th largest city in Washington state.  Auburn is unlike other larger cities such as Federal Way or Kent, it is much smaller, so choosing the right restaurant is important.

Restaurants can decline due to ownerships or a change in the kitchen staff in a short time.  Most popular review sites have reviews dated back when the restaurant first open, so the reviews may not be up-to-date.  Below is a list of highest restaurant rating since December of 2019.

  1. La Rioja Mexican Cuisine. La Rioja Mexican Cuisine is family run authentic Mexican restaurant with a higher end flair than your typical Mexican restaurant.
  2. The Sunbreak Café. The Sunbreak Café is a small family owned restaurant serving breakfast and lunch since 1982.  They are famous for their generous portion size.
  3. Happy Express Sushi & Wok & Teriyaki. Happy Express has an extensive menu ranges from Sushi to Chinese cuisines that will satisfy any cravings.
  4. Pho U Plus Burger. Pho U plus Burger has been under new ownership since March 2020.   This restaurant offers authentic Vietnamese Cuisine, Korean Bistro, and even offers tofu burger for vegetarians.
  5. Quarter Chute Café. Quarter Chute Café is located on the grounds of Emerald Downs.   This restaurant offers traditional American cuisines.
  6. Cielo Restaurant. Cielo offers authentic Salvadorian cuisines.  They are famous for their papusas and their portion size.
  7. Sushi Konami. Sushi Konami opens its door in 2013 and offers a variety of fresh specialty sushi, Teriyaki, and even a sake menu.
  8. Starting Gate Restaurant. Starting Gate has been in Auburn for 41 years and many of its customers have been coming here since day one.  The menu offers from hearty breakfasts to home-style dinners.
  9. Athens Pizza & Pasta. Athens Pizza has been voted the “Best Pizza In Auburn” by the Auburn Reporter.  They are well known for their grinders, pastas, and pizza.
  10. Khon Kaen Thai. Khon Kaen Thai is a small family owned Thai restaurant with limited seating.  Most menu items are under $10.00.