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McCormick's Fish House & Bar

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722 4th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1801
206-682-3900
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Denver, Colorado
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

How can you go wrong eating fish this close to the ocean! Having said that the meal was beautifully prepared and both my fish loving husband and my take it or leave it self were happy. Might want to book ahead because it is very popular. Would have given it 5 stars but I had fish in 5 star places... More 

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Thank mauimom333
Boise, Idaho
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255 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

We walked here after the Sky View Observatory was a bust for wine & the sunset. Terrific Happy Hour pricing with $1 fresh, sweet oysters and delicious fish tacos. Many other items to choose from along with discounted alcoholic beverages. The service was excellent as well. When in that area, will make it a point to stop in again.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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208 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

I first frequented this establishment in 1986. It was old time classic Northwest with a lot of class. I loved it then and have been loyal for so many years with at least one visit every year. But unfortunately it is continually sliding down to a chain restaurant mediocrity. What happened to the daily printed menu with fresh fish items?... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We have gone here over the years for their great happy hour. We get the $5 McCormick’s Cheeseburger deal. It has come and gone over time, but it was back our last visit in May. Happy Hour Mon thru Fri 3PM–9PM. Sat. & Sun. 4PM- CLOSE. We go to the bar side only and not the dinning side. I deducted... More 

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Thank Wayne W
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Three of us ate here one meal was great and my colleague felt it was well cooked and tasty. I had the fish and chips and was hugely disappointed with how salty it was and the poor presentation. My last colleague also failed to finish his meal as it was so poor. You may get lucky but 2/3 of us... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Had dinner with business colleagues, the food and wine list was outstanding. They had fresh Steelhead on the menu and it was excellent. Chocolate bag for dessert. Best meal I had in Seattle.

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

It has been a number of years since I have been to McCormick's. To be diplomatic, what use to be a funky place is now old and dreary. However, the food was great as well as the service. We went to lunch but I doubt - given the condition of the place - I would return for dinner.

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Thank Tom H
Mapleton, Utah, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The clam chowder was excellent. That was all we ordered, since we weren't real hungry, but it was worth the walk over. Delicious!

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Thank HappyTravels4You
Near Seattle
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

We used to come here frequently after work, always at happy hour for their huge cheeseburgers and mussels in wine sauce. It's to be expected their burgers have shrunk, but their hours have shrunk as well, and their mussels are not the same, either. No one in the place, sad and quiet. We'll be finding a new place after all... More 

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Seattle
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11 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

We stopped in for dinner on a Saturday night. Empty. Saw 4 other people in the place with us. We ordered the Chicken Parmesan with Linguine Alfredo and the Mahi. Neither were good. No flavor at all. Both dishes had a burnt grease taste to them. Had to ask for some bread(which they should normally bring out anyway) just to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $40
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 722 4th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1801
  • Public Transportation: 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.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: 206-682-3900

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