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Hot Cakes

  • 5427 Ballard Ave. N.W. Map It
  • Ballard
  • Café

Updated 10/29/2014

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A few savory dishes are available at this Ballard "cakery," but consider passing on the chicken pot pie in favor of the grilled chocolate sandwich. Autumn Martin, formerly head chocolatier at Theo Chocolate, specializes in creative, high-quality desserts (including vegan options) such as a "s'mores" molten chocolate cake with house-made marshmallows and caramel, and cookies with house-smoked chocolate chips. Thick, rich milk shakes come in gourmet seasonal flavors like

Meyer lemon with lavender, or grownup "boozy" shakes like smoked chocolate and scotch. Hot Cakes is open late night, too. A few long communal tables make for casual dining. The company's take-and-bake mason-jar desserts make a great gift.

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5427 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle, Washington, 98107, United States

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  • Reservations not accepted

Updated 10/29/2014


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