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Nordstrom

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Address: 500 Pine Street, Seattle, WA 98101
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Activities: Walking, Shopping
Description: Department stores rarely inspire popular frenzy, but for Seattleites...
Department stores rarely inspire popular frenzy, but for Seattleites, Nordstrom is hardly an average department store. On opening day, crowds waiting to get in literally cheered and pumped their fists.
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City Shopping!

This store is nicely located with walking distance from our hotel. There are many stores to shop in this area, however Nordstrom has made a name for itself!

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

I was excited to see "the mothership" but oddly disappointed. Granted it was under construction, but I was thinking their shoe department would have been bigger. It seemed to be the same size, perhaps even smaller than Nordstrom Houston Galleria and Austin Barton Creek. We just walked on through and went to Nordstrom Rack next door. Which reminded me of... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This store is nicely located with walking distance from our hotel. There are many stores to shop in this area, however Nordstrom has made a name for itself!

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Ottawa, Canada
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I can't believe I am writing about a store - but this store is worth writing about! The staff, and their customer service, is second to none! I had a wonderful clerk help me buy enough clothes to outfit me for a long time. She took her time, offered us water, offered many suggestions, and I came away happy! We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I had the best time with my girlfriend at Nordstrom this past weekend. It was crazy busy because it was Early Access Anniversary Sale. There were some great buys. The best part of my time in Nordstrom was our sales associate Elsa. I went into the fitting room with a sweater and a pair of jeans and came out an... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

First the store was under construction but clean. No big deal but Just left the flagship Nordstrom store in Seattle. We got great service at the Mac counter but the ladies department was horrible!!! The sales person stayed on the phone the entire time we were browsing! I am so disappointed!! Not going back! I will stick with the Scottsdale... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

I remember when there was only one Nordstrom store and how things have changed. This is a massive store with lots to purchase. Quality has diminished through the years but that is to be expect as price trumps quality these days. There are some good buys but be prepared to spend much more on the average for things you can... More 

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Old Saybrook, CT
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We used to shop at Nordstrom quite regularly back home, but over the years their mix of clothes has changed and got a bit "too young" for us. But since we were in Seattle we had to stop at their flagship store. One product I missed was their chocolate truffles. Our local store stopped selling them years ago, but I... More 

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Peoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

If you're a serious shopper like I am, then you'll need to be sure to visit the Nordstrom Flagship store in the West Lake Center in Seattle! The shopping is amazing and the store is fabulous! It's exciting to think you're shopping where everything first began for Nordstrom!

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Puyallup, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

I don't usually spend $75 up per skirt or blouse or well anything. I hit the sale items. They have some lovely items even in the plus sizes - anything 14 and above. Lots of floors to look through. I'm not great with crowds and I have to be in the right mood to shop. The staff was friendly.

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Orange, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I originally wanted to go to this store because it's the original. But once I got to Seattle, I realized I actually needed more clothes. The store was under renovation when I went shopping there but it still looked fairly nice on the inside. The customer service was perfect. I needed to buy several days worth of outfits and Ali,... More 

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