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“Wonderful mussels and atmosphere” 5 of 5 stars
Review of McCormick's Fish House & Bar

McCormick's Fish House & Bar
722 4th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1801 (Downtown)
206-682-3900
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Ranked #495 of 3,433 restaurants in Seattle
Price range: $8 - $40
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Downtown
Transit: Major Metro drop off one block West at 3rd and Columbia. Walking distance from Light Rail/Bus Tunnel Entrance at Third and Cherry. Sound Transit stop on Fourth Avenue in front of Columbia Center, 1/2 block south of restaurant entrance.
Bellingham, Washington
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80 reviews 80 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
“Wonderful mussels and atmosphere”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2011

The mussels, which come from Penn Cove, just up the road, are among the best we've ever had. Other seafood dishes are also fine. Service is expert and seasoned. Make sure to tell them if you have to leave by a specific time so they can tailor the servings. Otherwise, you might now want to leave. One quibble: The wine list could have more Northwest labels.

Visited October 2011
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Scottish Highlands, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 47 cities Reviews in 47 cities
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
“Worst Fish Ever”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

The service was good, the wine was good but the food was truly awful. I had some sort of fish which was tasteless with accompaniments which were equally bad. Don't go there.

  • Visited September 2011
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 1 of 5 stars Food
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ST ALBERT
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Good for Dinner”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2011

Service food and price were all very good and above average. Would definately come back again.

  • Visited October 2011
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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france
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110 reviews 110 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 38 cities Reviews in 38 cities
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
“very good seafood”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2011

I warmly recommend the king crabe legs which are fantastic and that you do not find in every seafood restaurant as easily as the lobster. The price is vry reasonable for seafood! you can eat outside on the sidewalk and the avenue is not so busy with cars so it is nice to have diner outside. The service is very good and people are charming.

  • Visited August 2011
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Toronto, Canada
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113 reviews 113 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 61 cities Reviews in 61 cities
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
“I had thought McCormick & Schmick, pretty mediocre ...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

... but then I noticed that no Schmick here. (It turns out they are part of the same chain. Go figure.) I had a nice waiter, an excellent half-bottle of sauvignon blanc, a blackened salmon & oysters. Really good all around. Give it a chance.

  • Visited August 2011
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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