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Capitol Hill, Seattle
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Capitol Hill is a densely populated residential district in Seattle, Washington, United States. It is one of the city's most prominent nightlife and entertainment districts, and the center of the city's counterculture communities.GeographyCapitol Hill is situated on a steep hill just east of the city's central business district.The neighborhood is bounded by Interstate 5 (I-5) to the west, beyond which are Downtown, Cascade, and Eastlake; to the north by State Route 520 and Interlaken Park, beyond which are the Portage Bay and Montlake neighbourhoods; to the south by E. Union and E. Madison Streets, beyond which are First Hill and the Central District; and to the east by 23rd and 24th Avenues E., beyond which is Madison Valley.Capitol Hill's main thoroughfare is Broadway, which forms the commercial heart of the district. Other significant streets are 10th, 12th, 15th, and 19th Avenues, all running north-south, and E. Pine, E. Pike, E. John, E. Thomas, and E. Aloha Streets and E. Olive Way, running east-west. Of these streets, large portions of E. Pike Street, E. Pine Street, Broadway, 15th Avenue, and E. Olive Way are lined almost continuously with streetfront businesses.
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  • Starbucks roaster Lee, as well as stump town coffee, Molly door Dar ice cream, vintage record shop, surrounded by cultural experiences, such as Elliott Bay drum co. and want to come to this place
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  • Capitol Hill is a trendy part of Seattle. It hosts many restaurants, a branch of the Seattle public library, shops and the notable Volunteer Park. It is a mix of houses and apartment buildings, many o...  more »
  • I love walking through Capitol Hill! It has pretty amazing bars, the nightlife is awesome on a Friday / Saturday night. Good places to eat / drink!