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Northlake Tavern & Pizza House

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660 NE Northlake Way, Seattle, WA 98105-6428
206-633-5317
Website
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Could have been better

I ate here years ago and remember the heaping amount of toppings. I finally had a chance to return on March 14, 2015. The toppings were good but an average amount. I liked the way they used a generous amount of chopped olives. The sauce could have been more flavorful. The most disappointing was the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
maranderm
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Mountlake Terrace, Washington
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  • Large groups
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Mountlake Terrace, Washington
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

I ate here years ago and remember the heaping amount of toppings. I finally had a chance to return on March 14, 2015. The toppings were good but an average amount. I liked the way they used a generous amount of chopped olives. The sauce could have been more flavorful. The most disappointing was the crust. It was thin and... More 

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Cheney, Washington
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43 reviews 43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I've been going to the Northlake Tavern and Pizza since I was in college in the 1960s. Its still the best Pizza Pub in Seattle. The pizzas are a little expensive, but they have loads of meat on them. Two of us couldn't eat a whole medium Pizza. The pizza are still cooked fresh in a brick oven. It takes... More 

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NM
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50 reviews 50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I am not a fan of leaving negative reviews and rarely do, but I think it's worth it in this case. I was shocked to order two medium pizzas for pick up (a cheese and a vegetarian) and to receive a bill of over $50! (Just the vegetarian medium alone was $30). I exclaimed surprise at the price and was... More 

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Seattle, Washington
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

So we picked up a couple of medium pizza's at Northlake Tavern for a work lunch. I drove my coworker down because he said parking was tough down there which it was. Pretty packed at lunch and very busy. He picked up the pizza's and we drove back to work. The pizza's are loaded and very heavy - they are... More 

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seattle
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

It is nearby to University of WA and inside expect to see a lot of young faces. The pizzas are loaded with topping and so hard to decide. They have a great selection of beers on hand both tap and bottle. Service is quick and accurate. Food came right away (for a pizza place) I don't know with the new... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We live in Utah. This was by far the best pizza and pizza house experiences of our lives. After eating there once with my husband and his boss at a business meeting the pizza was so good that I made my husband bring me some back on the plane when he went up to Seattle on business another time.

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Snohomish, Washington
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Have been eating here for years, not the cheapest but definitely the best, medium pizza weighs 8 lbs don't go there after a UW game

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Pasco, Washington, USA
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Excellent Pizza! The atmosphere is fun a lively. It is conveniently located to the UW campus. I can't wait to return.

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redmond, Washington, USA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Best Pizza on the planet! I have been eating this pizza since I was 5 years old and my father brought it home. Perfect crispy crust with just the right amo9unt of sauce topped with heaping amounts of topping and piles of fresh mozzarella cheese. You simply can't miss this pie extravaganza, your tastebuds will never be the same. Simply... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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52 reviews 52 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Northlake Tavern and Pizza House has been serving UW students and local residents for generations. It is consistently good thick pizza -- it is not a thin crust pizza place. Pizzas are loaded with ingredients of your choice. Good selection of beer as well.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 660 NE Northlake Way, Seattle, WA 98105-6428
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > University District
  • Neighborhood: University District
  • Phone Number: 206-633-5317

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?