We’re open on Labor Day

Le Pichet and Café Presse will both be open regular hours on Labor Day Monday September 2, 2019.

Le Pichet open everyday from 8am to midnight

Café Presse open everyday from 8am to 1am

Book your table now!

Café Presse chef de cuisine James O’Hern will be the featured Guest Chef at FareStart on Thursday September 12th. Make your plans (and reservations!) now to attend! It’s a great bargain, it’s fun and all proceeds support Farestart in the great work they do helping people with barriers to entry into the job market acquire the skills to succeed!

Contact FareStart to purchase tickets or purchase on-line.

Also new desserts for Summer at Cafe Presse!

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Lime curd baked in a sweet pastry crust, with local raspberries and whipped cream

Summer menu means new desserts as well as savory dishes, and with all the summer fruits and berries, there is a wealth of choices for ingredients. Here are photos of the new summer desserts created by Café Presse pastry chef Allyson Lanter:

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Profiteroles filled with hazelnut ice cream, served with warm chocolate sauce and candied hazelnuts
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Café Presse summer menu 2019

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Salad of heirloom tomatoes, watermelon, lemon-dill vinaigrette, jambon de Bayonne and goat’s milk fresh cheese

Our new summer menu started last week at Café Presse and we are very proud of the new dishes! Here are some photos from the traditional new menu day all staff tasting:

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Our seasonal croque with caramelized onions, chevre and black olive tapenade
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We’re Making Changes!

As of Monday, March 18, 2019:

Our full menu now starts at 8am every day:

Enjoy all your favorite dishes from our full menu beginning when we open at 8am, including omelettes, croques and frites

New Late Night Happy Hour
from 11pm – 1am

Our new Menu Noctamble is designed for night owls!

Late Night Beverages

Amazing Discounts on beer, wine and cocktails

Late Night Food

Special prices for frites, croques, steak frites, œufs and more

Open everyday from 8am to 1am

Café Presse now streaming soccer


Yes, Cafe Presse has entered the modern age of steaming TV.  Our new streaming TV set-up has greatly expanded our ability to access and present top-flight European and World Football.  Join us this winter and spring for expanded French Ligue 1, English Premier League, Spanish La Liga, Italian Serie A, Major League Soccer, UEFA Champions League, Europa League, National and League Cups and more.

Check out our weekly event calendar for full match schedule. And if you are looking for a particular match, please let us know at info@cafepresseseattle.com…we will do our best to get it on the calendar.

Join us for French Conversation in 2019

2019 Dates for the French Conversation Table at Café Presse:

January:           02, 16, 30           July:              03, 17, 31
February:         13, 27                 August:         14, 28
March:             13, 27                 September:   11, 25
April:                10, 24                 October:        09, 23
May:                 08, 22                 November:    06, 20
June:                05, 19                 December:   04, 18

Every second Wednesday from 4pm to 6pm, please join us for French conversation in the back room at Café Presse.   At each meeting, a French speaking facilitator will be on hand  to get the discussion rolling.  The Conversation Table is free and open to French speakers of all levels.  Hope to see you there!

And don’t forget that every day from 4pm to 6pm (including during the French Conversation Table!) you can enjoy our VinExpresse Happy Hour, when all in-house bottles of wine are available for take-out prices as well as special prices on wine-friendly snacks.