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Ivar's Seafood Bar

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1505 156th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98007-4498
+1 425-747-6433
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good52%
  • Average9%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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“cod” (3 reviews)
“clams” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Fast Food
1505 156th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98007-4498
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ivar's Seafood Bar in Bellevue (one of several Ivar's eateries in the Seattle area) is tucked away in a busy area of apartments near Crossroads Mall. My husband and I have been enjoying their wonderfully fresh seafood there for over 20 years. We especially like...More

Thank Family7Traveler
Reviewed March 17, 2017

We were looking for the local Taco Time, but it not there anymore, so I also liked Ivar’s seafood bar and we had passed this one a few minutes before. It was a little after lunch time and they were busy. That is a good...More

Thank mebyrne57
Reviewed February 6, 2017

This is eating cod from a paper and cardboard plate on the water standing up or sitting at a pick nick table.watch the seagulls catch a french fry in midair, watch the tourists. Not expensive good hot food. Go with the traditional 2 piece. Enjoy...More

Thank Kurt S
Reviewed December 7, 2016

While doing childcare for grandchildren, we decided to get some takeout for dinner. The coconut prawns and sauce were tasty. The portions were fine. But the cole slaw was MISSING which I discovered after getting back to kid's home. It was a 25-minute trip to...More

Thank Dave-Pamella
Reviewed November 2, 2016

Great tasting, non-greasy food experience...a must have! This was our fist visit to Seattle and we are still talking about the food. Pretty amazing!

Thank ECMWorldTraveler
Reviewed October 27, 2016

We have been to this restaurant several times but this is our first review. We always take for granted that the food is great, the service is fast and friendly and the restaurant is spotlessly clean. Now is a good time to give a shout...More

Thank LoveToTravel1962
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

On the night of our visit...this particular Ivars gave us and their other guests exceptional service...I cannot speak about other days but wow...smiles, polite and our order was delivered quickly and with a happy face...and as we were finishing we got dinner mints !!!!

Thank Takarehi
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We go to Ivar's for chowder and cornbread. Three chowders - the smoked salmon one is the best. We like many menu items and everything is cooked fresh when you order. This restaurant is spotless and the staff clear away trays and deliver mints and...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed September 14, 2016

We were recommended to go here for excellent chowder at a good price. The chowder was good, and it was a pretty good price - but - it wasn't memorable. it was think and pasty white, with lots of chunks of clams. I also had...More

Thank Yvonne H
Reviewed July 24, 2016

We try to have at least 2 visits to an Ivars's Seafood Bar during our visits to Seattle. We have the fish and chips and share a bowl of clam chowder. The quality has always been good and we feel it's reasonably priced. This time...More

Thank shock43
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1505 156th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98007-4498
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellevue
  • Phone Number: +1 425-747-6433
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