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The Blue Glass


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A great neighborhood gastropub off the beaten path in Seattle's Ballard area. Serving globally inspired comfort food & drink 7 days a week.
$5 - $24
Late Night, Dinner, Drinks
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Table Service, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed December 29, 2018

I've eaten here a couple of times over the years, and enjoyed it. Last night I had the best burger I've ever had! It was cooked perfectly medium rare as requested, and had such great char flavor! The bun looked small, but the burger was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

They had The Lady Vanishes, a Hitchcock classic, playing on the TV in the bar. I was sold on the Blue Glass from that moment on. We had stopped in for a light dinner, and ordered off the apps menu. Service was stellar--our server (Mike?)...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

I came here for dinner, having read a number of good reviews, and I wasn’t disappointed. I had the special of the day, being Alaskan halibut, and note chef put quality over quantity. The whole meal was great, with each tasty element adding up to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

This is the place to be on a lovely evening in Seattle. Perfect wine pairing; great food and the atmosphere cannot be beat. The waitstaff are great--attentive but not hovering. They seem to arrive exactly at the time you want your plates cleared and another...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I wanted dinner in a local spot and we stumbled into this place. Service was excellent, ambiance was top notch, Carrie Jo was very attentive, my seafood spaghetti dish was great and the blackberry cobbler ala mode wrapped up a great meal....More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed May 20, 2018

The meal and service were excellent. We started with grilled sprouts, which appeared weird but were excellent and very tasty, We also had Parmesan frites, and Thai mussels. The frites were filling but more ordinary while the mussels were a really nice treat in their...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

The Blue Glass is a small bar/restaurant that is consistently warm and comfortable, especially perfect on rainy days. The server, CJ, is as friendly and professional as they come. She is part of the reason I like to go there. Happy hour is the time...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

The Blue Glass is located a little east of 8th Ave NW on NW 65th Street. The restaurant is cozy but comfortable. I ordered the Steak Frites. The steak was done exactly to order and was delicious. Good fries too. Washed down with a very...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

The brussel sprout appetizer and dugeness crab pasta were outstanding and the service was wonderful too. If you're in the mood for great food, friendly service and reasonable prices, stop by The Blue Glass and you can get all three.

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

We were looking for a new spot to try. The Blue Grass caught our eye as we slowly drove by seeing other diners enjoying themselves inside. A chic and comfortable restaurant, we were greeted by staff. Friday 6:45pm we were able to seat ourselves right...More

Date of visit: August 2017
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