Pies aren’t just for dessert at Shoofly Pie Company (4444 California Ave. SW, 206/938-0680, 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Wed.–Thurs., 10 a.m.–9 p.m. Fri.–Sat., 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Sun., closed Mon.–Tues., $5), which specializes in everything from sweet to savory. Dig into slices of cheesy quiches, carmelized onion galletes, creamy pot pies, and sublime tarts. Don’t forget to try the namesake, a classic Pennsylvania Dutch molasses pie that’s sweet enough to put the dentist on call.
© Ericka Chickowski from Moon Washington, 8th edition