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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the first Starbucks ever so it's worth visiting just to see what it looks like. It gets very busy so be prepared to wait if you want to buy anything.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MissL219
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had to go back a couple of times because the line was stretching few blocks down the street. A good time to go is early in the morning or later at night if you'd like to get a coffee or a souvenir without staying in...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tina A
Reviewed 3 days ago

We wanted to see because it is the first Starbucks, but the line was so long! I tried to get in but there were hoards of people everywhere! From what I can see though the window is that it looked like any other store. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Monby
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The clam chowder was great I have had clam chowder from Massachusetts to Seattle and this was by far the best

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Judi S
Reviewed 1 week ago

First Starbucks! I was excited, but the line is always very long! It is small and one cool things I found about this starbucks is that you order your drinks and the stuff you want to buy from the store together. They then make you...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I personally wasn't really impressed by the original Starbucks. The store was ridiculously overcrowded and the decor was just average.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank SteveRainville99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a Starbucks junky, so this was a must visit. The staff is incredibly organized, so the long line moves quickly. There are picture menus for the souvenir merchandise. It took a while to get my frappuccino, but I will say it tasted better than...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank allichka
Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

I suppose a must see for Starbuck lovers, but other than the nostalgic value, nothing to write home about Found friendlier staff at stores not that far away who were more down to earth Be prepared to queue outside, but did find the wait wasn’t...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank W3sS
Reviewed January 30, 2019

Other than to say, "I have been at the First Starbucks", which is why we went, then it is a Starbucks. There was a huge line to get inside although it moved swiftly.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BrotherYo
Reviewed December 12, 2018

According to Wikipedia, this is the second location of the original Pike Place Starbucks. For a coffee lover, even waiting in line here is like a religious experience. It is small, crowded, a bit chaotic, and a long wait, but oh so ever worth it...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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At Pike Place Market 1912 Pike Pl 6AM–9PM
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