5 of the best local chocolate chip cookies to savor
Macrina's chocolate chip cookie is something to write home about.
The chocolate chip cookie might just be the cookie’s Platonic form. It’s a classic kid-pleaser, with the combination of crunchy, chewy dough and melty chips. These Seattle bakeries are serving up spectacular chocolate chip goodness; you might need to bring home a few extra, just in case.
Cafe Javasti’s big, hearty cookies can easily feed two – or one committed cookie monster. 8410 5th Ave NE, Seattle, 98115
Specialty’s offers more than a simple chocolate chip cookie: they’ve got a dark chocolate walnut, a semi-sweet chocolate chip, a simple milk chocolate chip, and an inverted black & white, with white chips and a dark cookie base. Check out one of their eight Seattle locations and one Bellevue location.
Honoré’s chocolate chip cookie is wide, flat, and crunchy, but still manages to maintain a wonderful chewiness on the inside. It’s sprinkled with a pinch of flaky sea salt to top it off. 1413 NW 70th Street, Seattle, WA 98117
Macrina, a Seattle institution, offers up their Big Cookie in six stunning flavors; their classic chocolate chip is Olivia’s Chocolate Chip. If you're dairy-free, check out Mrs. D’s Chocolate Cookie, a cocoa powder-based double chocolate chip option. 1943 First Avenue South, Seattle, 98134
The face-sized cookies at Cinnamon Works are hard to pass up. Nab one on your next stop at Pike Place Market. 1536 Pike Pl, Seattle, 98101