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The 8 Best Bars Near Downtown, Seattle

Updated: May 14, 2021

Figuring out which ones are Downtown’s finest restaurants has never been easier. To get you the definitive list of the top restaurants, we assessed the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to easily compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours.

Find the perfect place

Bad Bishop

Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

The Diller Room

Pizza · $8 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Fog Room

American · $18 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Elephant & Castle

British · $17 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

The Capercaillie

$8 avg. main dish
Seattle, Minor
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

Connect Lounge

American · $15 avg. main dish
Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0

TeKu Tavern

Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Sam's Tavern

American · $14 avg. main dish
Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.0

How does it work?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We analyzed 1286 lists and articles from top sources like Zagat, Eater and TripAdvisor, 10951 Seattle restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 1095134 reviews – all with some Feastfox magic to make sense of the madness. These spots have been featured in Zagat - Seattle's 7 Hottest Beer Bars, Eater - Geek Out at Seattle's Top Beer Bars and TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Parking info

Finding parking in Downtown can be tricky, especially if you are going out for food. SpotHero is a digital parking reservation service that lets you pre-book a great parking spot.

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