In a city gone lousy with tourists, it’s good to know locals can still get up at the crack of noon and crawl over to the 5-Point in Belltown for a heart-stopping platter of ham‘n’eggs and a breakfast Bloody Mary – 24-hours-a-day, any day of the week.
The neon sign in the window brags “Cheating drunks and tourists since 1929”
This is a nuance-free zone. The ceiling’s black and white. The floor’s black and white. The counter is black and…well, kind of tobacco-ivory (hey, the place is as old as your great grandfather). The menu’s written in English, and the pricetag, like the food, is a throwback to Seattle’s meat-and-potatoes days.
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