Rhein Haus is a German biergarten on Capitol Hill, and it’s great for partying. They have a patio, bocce, glass boots of beer, and comically large pretzels.
January 14, 2022
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Deep Dive is an underwater-themed bar in South Lake Union that has excellent cocktails and fancy small plates.
The Lookout is a dive bar on Capitol Hill with good fish and chips and a better view.
You’ve probably walked by Shelter Lounge in Green Lake, but haven’t actually gone in. You should - if you just want to drink.
Smith is a Capitol Hill bar with lumberjack vibes and a very good burger.
Resonate is a brewery in Bellevue with Roman-style pizzas and great beers on tap.
South Lake Union
Flatstick Pub is a mini-golf bar in South Lake Union that serves bar snacks and pizza.
Belltown Pizza is a bar with great beer and late-night slices.
Redhook Brewlab is a taproom in Capitol Hill with American bar food and wood-fired pizzas.
Quinn’s Pub on Capitol Hill is a bar that you could use for pretty much every occasion.
Some Random Bar is the perfect Belltown bar-with-food to keep in your back pocket for a first date or night out with the gang.
Norm’s is a divey alehouse with bar food in Fremont that’s perfect for you and your dog.
Art Marble 21 is a fun bar in South Lake Union that serves mediocre pub food.
The seafood at 100 Pound Clam in South Lake is great. Just know you’ll be eating it next to a screaming two-year-old and a dad wearing Sperry’s.
Foreign National is a bar on Capitol Hill with great bar snacks.
Bellevue Brewing Company is a pretty standard taphouse in Bellevue with American pub food and homemade beer.
Shingletown Saloon is a dive bar, but with string lights, nice people, solid bar snacks, and no sticky floor. It’s a good place for a hang in Ballard.
The British Pantry is a british pub in Redmond that might trick you into thinking you’re in England.
Tavern Hall is a great happy hour spot in Bellevue with hand shuffleboard and really good nachos.
Entering Brouwer’s is like stepping into a Medieval Times in Fremont, but with much better food and less jousting. Come for a birthday dinner.
Pacific Inn is a pub in Fremont that serves some of the best fried seafood in Seattle.
January 11, 2022
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August 3, 2020
Union Saloon is a lively bar in Wallingford that serves excellent bar snacks.
February 18, 2020
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February 10, 2020
Olaf’s is a dive in Ballard with pinball machines and great bar food.