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Black Bottle Postern

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919 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA 98004-4207
425-223-5143
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3:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best Broccoli

We stopped at Black Bottle for some after work drinks and snacks. Their Broccoli Blasted is by far the best way to enjoy this vegetable I know of. Charred and crisp without any overpowering spices. Very nice. The atmosphere is fun and the wait staff is friendly and inviting.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Work
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52 reviews 52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

We stopped at Black Bottle for some after work drinks and snacks. Their Broccoli Blasted is by far the best way to enjoy this vegetable I know of. Charred and crisp without any overpowering spices. Very nice. The atmosphere is fun and the wait staff is friendly and inviting.

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Seattle
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1,072 reviews 1,072 reviews
602 restaurant reviews
243 helpful votes 243 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

A super busy place, I didn't have reservations and had to hover like a vulture until a bar stool opened up. I had to wait about 20 minutes or so. A pretty good booze selection, I was happy with my wine and beer selections. Food was quite nice, I enjoyed some well executed mussels. Pro tip - make reservations.

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Visited for the first time during a recent work trip and was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. The Charred Broccoli and signature flat breads are very good indeed and go well with one of the local beers.

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Abbotsford, Canada
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253 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

My husband felt like having tapas so we decided to give Black Bottle a try. They validate parking at an underground garage for 2 hours. We were there in time for happy hour so we were each able to have a couple of glasses of wine off the happy hour menu. They only have 4 tapas on the happy hour... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

ined at this incredible bar on april 7,2015...oh my Buddha!!! this place is serving some gastro goodies like no one else...had four tapas-the fried chicken with soy ginger, the duck breast with glazed malbec, the scallops wrapped in bacon with lemon, and the mussels with chorizo and calamari...too die and go to heaven...it was spot on perfection...really cool interior..good for... More 

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Kirkland, Washington
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51 reviews 51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Came here last week on a business dinner and was lucky enough to try about 15 different dishes. 5 stars to the restaurant for having such a variety of food and everything being really flavorful and delicious! Some favorites: - bacon lemon scallops - smoked wild boar ribs - pear & gorgonzola flatbread - a salad with burrata cheese (first... More 

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Redding, California
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126 reviews 126 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 via mobile

I was lucky enough to spend the evening catching up with an old friend at Black Bottle. We had been recommended by a friend, and turned out to be a great place! We were looking for a place to catch up that wasn't going to be too hectic. They have a great environment setup. We enjoyed some great wine and... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We were in town for a wedding. The last of the out of town guests and family went in for dinner and the food and the service were absolutely incredible!! We all picked a dish to try and shared with the rest of the table. The broccoli is a must have and the fish tacos were great! Love this place... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This restaurant is so much fun to go to! The menu is creative, extensive & inexpensive enough that you can try many things. The service is excellent. First the best: The wilted kale & spinach salad was one of the best salads I have ever eaten (and I am really old and have eaten many salads.) Somehow, the bacon flavor... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I've been to Black Bottle several times, and enjoyed the experience every time--nice atmosphere, excellent choice of tapas (including some specials that are fantastic--try the boar short ribs), and good service make it a place I'll return to!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 919 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA 98004-4207
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellevue
  • Phone Number: 425-223-5143

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
3:00 pm - 2:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?