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Cafe Venus and Mars Bar - CLOSED

609 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, WA 98109-5535 (Lake Union)
206-624-4516
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Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Diner
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Neighborhood: Lake Union

11 reviews from our community

63% Recommend
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Seattle, WA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

Cafe Venus sits in a little dead zone with no other restaurants nearby. So, I'd say they were the best restaurant in the area even if they didn't have KILLER mac and cheese (which they do). Just a fun, funky place to have lunch with friends (they don't have many tables so don't bring a crowd). They've been here for... More

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Seattle
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

Stopped here for lunch, the food was fine but with many other choices in the area for good food, I am likely to go where the service is faster.

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Seattle, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

Sorry.... This used to be a "great hole in the wall" with outstanding food, but now is just a dive. The place was sold and the food has gone down hill. I have gone back on several different occasions over the last 6 months and even talked to the owner and still not much improvement. Maybe the new owners do... More

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Seattle, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2011

This is one of my favorite hole in the wall places for lunch. The food is outstanding with great salads, pizza and specials. The specials are always good and the food have interesting combinations of fresh ingrediants . My favorite is the meatloaf sandwhich when it is available.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2011

Great deals on food and generous drinks. Vegan friendly and fantastic brunch on Saturday and Sundays. I especially like the little lounge in the back that is open on weekends.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2008

Lunch service is slow, but the food makes it worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2008

Tasty vegan pizza during happy hour

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2008

fun venue.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2008

Chill and divey. Good pizza.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2007

good local live music. sometimes.

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