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The Whisky Bar - CLOSED

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Disappointing

We found this busy bar a disappointment. Staff were a bit slack with service, and we didn't manage... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
WestHamEddie
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Romford, United Kingdom
Great food & drinks

We stopped here on our honeymoon in Seattle after a recommendation from another bartender. We... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2013
heatherj132
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Dayton, Ohio
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  • Terrible13%
4 weeks ago
“Disappointing”
Apr 19, 2018
“AVOID! You deserve better than the rude service you get at this bar”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this busy bar a disappointment. Staff were a bit slack with service, and we didn't manage despite trying to engage with the locals to get any friendly atmosphere. There was a quiz which was obviously very American Loads of whisky to choose from....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank WestHamEddie
Reviewed April 19, 2018

AVOID!!! If i could give 0 stars, I would. This place had absolutely foul service. If you're travelling to seattle, AVOID - this place is not business traveller friendly. The 6 foot tall male bouncer with the neck tattoo was extremely rude, as he menacingly...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank RickiL30
Reviewed January 10, 2018

We went to this bar with another couple-as all of us are huge whisky advocates and wanted to check this place out. My wife and I sat at a small 2-person round table near the entrance and our friends sat RIGHT NEXT TO US in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank JohnH11838
Reviewed March 6, 2016

This is how we felt when we were waiting and waiting and waiting for a server. We could see that other tables had servers, so we could only assume that we were ghosts, or no one wanted to help us. My husband eventually got us...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank smarties79
Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

This place is open and great. Over 80 types of Bourbon and excellent bar food. Had corn beer sliders and Scotch eggs the best I ever had.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank bob34280fl
Reviewed December 8, 2014

Nice cozy place with great food and fab drinks. Try the holiday beer features, they were very tasty. We had a baked corned beef sandwich that was amazingly delicious. Good place for gathering with friends.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Mickey M
Reviewed March 11, 2014

We came here with a large group of friends when visiting Seattle. We were just looking for a place to hang out on a Friday night, when we went to order we didn't realize they did not have the extensive menu of most bars and...More

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank jehnot
Reviewed October 22, 2013

Loved this place last time although it was a bit sketchy. The new location is much better and an easy place to take the wife too. Thanks to Mike for looking after us newbies!

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank XLR8R-BC
Reviewed October 16, 2013

We stopped here on our honeymoon in Seattle after a recommendation from another bartender. We ordered the cheese plate & Scotch egg-both were amazing! I had a flight of beers (the Schillings Oak Aged Cider was insanely delicious) and the bartender made a cinnamon whiskey...More

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank heatherj132
Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

Comfortable setting. Good service. Nice choice on brews and of course whiskey. We didn't purchase food. First visit was on a Thursday night. We returned in a Saturday night and couldn't get in.

Date of experience: August 2013
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