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Best Happy Hour Seattle


From appetizer specials to deals on drinks, these Seattle bars and restaurants offer the best happy hour to be found in the area.

Agua Verde Cafe & Paddle Club Mexican
12/20
1303 NE Boat St.
Seattle, WA 98105
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Lakefront dining with a casual oceanfront attitude. More...

Ba Bar Vietnamese
12/20
550 12th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98122

Upscale Vietnamese food to enjoy all day and all night. More...

Barrio Mexican
13/20
Dining Room at Barrio, Seattle, WA 1420 12th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98122
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Traditional Mexican food and drink get the serious and upscale treatment. More...

The Brooklyn Pacific Northwest
12/20
1212 Second Ave.
Seattle, WA 98101
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Oysters and steaks presented with old-school service and style. More...

Cutters Crabhouse Seafood
12/20
Pike Place Market
2001 Western Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121
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Cutters Crabhouse looks out over Seattle's waterfront, while on the menu, crab is the star of the show. More...

El Gaucho Steakhouse
14/20
El Gaucho Inn
2505 First Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121
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A pricey, elegant steakhouse in Belltown. More...

Elliott's Oyster House Pacific Northwest
13/20
Pier 56
1201 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA 98101

Waterfront views and classic seafood on Elliott Bay. More...

Frolik Kitchen + Cocktails New American
13/20
Dining Room at Frolik Kitchen + Cocktails, Seattle, WA Motif Seattle
1415 Fifth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98101

New American small plates and handcrafted cocktails served in a hip, urban rooftop setting. More...

John Howie Steak Steakhouse
14/20
Dining Room at John Howie Steak, Bellevue, WA The Bravern
11111 NE 8th St., Ste. 125
Bellevue, WA 98004
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The Eastside's prime destination for steak and special occasions. More...

Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub Pub
11/20
1916 Post Alley
Seattle, WA 98101
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Upbeat pub with classic Irish fare. More...

Lecosho New American
13/20
89 University St.
Seattle, WA 98101
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In downtown Seattle, a modern space with a trendy menu to match. More...

Lola Greek
13/20
Hotel Ändra
2000 Fourth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121
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One of many in the Tom Douglas restaurant empire, this lively spot gives a Northwest spin to Greek cuisine. More...

Marination Ma Kai Hawaiian
12/20
1660 Harbor Ave. SW
Seattle, WA 98126
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Water views, sunshine and lots of “aloha” vibes set the stage for the Hawaiian-inspired menu. More...

Maximilien Restaurant French
13/20
Dining Room at Maximilien Restaurant, Seattle, WA Pike Place Market
81 Pike St.
Seattle, WA 98101
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Striking views and seafood to match at this Pike Place Market restaurant. More...

Metropolitan Grill Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at Metropolitan Grill, Seattle, WA 820 Second Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104
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Classic and classy, this spot is the epitome of the old-school steakhouse genre. More...

Palace Kitchen Northwest
14/20
Dining Room at Palace Kitchen, Seattle, WA 2030 5th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121
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Comfort food from chef Tom Douglas served with Seattle wit and whimsy. More...

Palomino Mediterranean
12/20
City Centre Building
1420 Fifth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98101
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Contemporary Mediterranean fare in downtown Seattle. More...

The Pink Door Italian
13/20
Dining Room at The Pink Door, Seattle, WA 1919 Post Alley
Seattle, WA 98101
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Look for the pink door on Post Alley to enter this Seattle classic with an Italian-Northwest menu. More...

Poppy Northwest
15/20
Dining Room at Poppy, Seattle, WA 622 Broadway E.
Seattle, WA 98102
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Indian inspiration and style meet Northwest ingredients, prepared by chef Jerry Traunfield. More...

Poquitos Mexican
13/20
1000 E. Pike St.
Seattle, WA 98122
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Designer space and Mexican food is a match for the scene-loving crowd. More...

Purple Cafe & Wine Bar Pacific Northwest
12/20
14459 Woodinville Redmond Rd. NE
Woodinville, WA 98072
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Eastside original highlighting the intersection of food and wine. More...

Radiator Whiskey New American
12/20
Corner Market Building, Pike Place Market
94 Pike St., Ste. 30
Seattle, WA 98101
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Pike Place Market favorite that's an un-shy amalgam of smoked meats and barrel-aged whiskey. More...

RN74 French
14/20
Dining Room at RN74, Seattle, WA Joshua Green Building
1433 Fourth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98101
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A Burgundian vision of food and drink peppered with Seattle ingredients. More...

Sazerac Southern
13/20
Hotel Monaco
1101 Fourth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98101
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New Orleans-style food gets the downtown Seattle treatment. More...

Tango Restaurant & Lounge Latin American
13/20
1100 Pike St.
Seattle, WA 98101
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You'll want to tango with far more than two of the menu’s sexy small plates. More...

Toulouse Petit Creole
13/20
Dining Room at Toulouse Petit, Seattle, WA 601 Queen Anne Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98109
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Transport yourself to Bourbon Street with the raucous atmosphere and bold flavors of New Orleans. More...

The Whale Wins New American
14/20
Dining Room at The Whale Wins, Seattle, WA Fremont Collective
3506 Stone Way N.
Seattle, WA 98103
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Fremont Collective restaurant for chef Renee Erickson's comfort food that draws inspiration from England, southern Europe and beyond. More...


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