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Agua Verde

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University District
Mexican, Vegetarian
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1303 NE Boat St, Seattle, WA 98105-6701
(206) 545-8570
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Sunday
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Outdoor Seating

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  • 68
    Excellent
  • 84
    Very good
  • 32
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
We go here for a FUN lunch or drink.

OK, so it is not major restaurant food, but I review places for what they are, not against every other place I’ve visited. This is a quick lunch or dinner kind of place, not a table cloth and table service place although they do deliver your food when it is ready. Aqua Verde is perched right about... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
RangerDanS
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United States
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
  • Scenic view
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United States
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107 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

OK, so it is not major restaurant food, but I review places for what they are, not against every other place I’ve visited. This is a quick lunch or dinner kind of place, not a table cloth and table service place although they do deliver your food when it is ready. Aqua Verde is perched right about Lake Union and... More 

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McLean, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Has outdoor seating to a beautiful part of the lake- lots of boaters and paddle boarders. Food was good- everyone liked their dish. Service so so- they brought onions in my potato side even though I told them I have an allergy. They brought one person their biscuit and not the other two people. A bit sloppy there but worth... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

This place was little confusing. I think you can order take out from the counter or be waited on. We thought it was "seat yourself" as the crowd for take out completely blocked the front door. We entered through the side door which we had to do for accessibility reasons. There is outdoor seating but we could not access it... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Aside from the connected paddle club, we were not sure the draw of this place once we started eating. While the location is pretty, the prices were steep, ESPECIALLY compared to how it tasted. Two of us got margaritas - a classic over ice and a blended mango. Neither had almost any flavor (we are not sure how that's possible)... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The atmosphere is great, right by water, and food is really wonderful (something for everyone, my favorite is anything with fish variety). The only issue with this place is that it gets way too crowded and almost impossible to get a table. There is a to-go counter (which isn't any faster, but still).

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Seattle, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Good Mexican in a fun location. You can also rent paddle boats to explore Lake Union. Good drinks too. Be prepared to wait - even more so when the Seattle weather turns sunny & warm.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is a great place to eat with tasty food and reasonable prices. We have eaten here dozens of times and I cannot remember every having a bad meal. This is a casual restaurant with nice views of Portage Bay. They are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner so be sure to try all three as there is something special... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Best seafood we had in Seattle! Fish and shrimp tacos were perfect. Went around lunch and there was a line out the door- moved fast and we found a table on the patio. Listened to music and watched the kayakers and paddle boarders. Wonderful experience

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We stopped by on a hot Monday morning around noon. We each ordered a taco salad. The salads were very good. The lettuce and veggies were fresh and crisp. I would have preferred a little !more beans, but it was certainly acceptable just like it was. The tortilla bowl was good, although a little greasy. We ate outside on the... More 

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Renton, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Great late lunch date.... Quite crowded at the lunch time being so close to the hospital but was perfect at 2:00. We ate yummy fish tacos looking out over the bay. Really fun. The Salmon taco's were smoked. Not our favorite but the Fried Cod were delightful.

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Additional Information about Agua Verde

Address: 1303 NE Boat St, Seattle, WA 98105-6701
Phone Number: (206) 545-8570
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > University District
Open Hours:
Monday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Mexican, Vegetarian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1303 NE Boat St, Seattle, WA 98105-6701
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > University District
  • Neighborhood: University District
  • Phone Number: (206) 545-8570

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?