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Collections Cafe

305 Harrison St, Seattle, WA 98109-4623
+1 206-753-4935
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“salad” (55 reviews)
“cheese curds” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
305 Harrison St, Seattle, WA 98109-4623
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We decided to make it a day at the Chihuly Gardens and have lunch in the Collections Café. It was decorated with memorabilia collected by Dale Chihuly over the years. We were seated at a table with toy vehicles in the display inset of the...More

Thank stevene254
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mr. Dale Chihuly is not only a gifted artist, but an avid collector of objects. A number of his collections are in the "Collections Cafe," and they are an amusing and delightful site to see. Even if you don't eat the very well prepared and...More

Thank Roberta S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We settled into our booth after seeing a show a Seattle Children’s Theater. Tucked into the side of Chihuly Glass museum, Collections Cafe could easily be confused as a restaurant who’s one saving grace is that is in the heart of a tourist trap. Luckily,...More

Thank slowenglishtravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My cousin and I had enough with our 3 teenagers that wanted to eat fast food for lunch and we wanted to sit down and eat a decent lunch. We sent them to the Armory and had a nice meal in Collections Cafe. The decor...More

Thank JamieLentz
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Food and service was quite good. Interesting place with a bunch of Chihulys collections of oddities on the walls and in the tables. The food was actually excellent. Would definitely go back. As Dale Chihuly once said: “you’re a pain in my glass”

Thank Jotravy
Reviewed November 8, 2017

The menu offers a great foodie experience with casual cafe fare. The ambiance features kooky collections of Dale Chihuly.

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed November 1, 2017

The decor is playful and entertaining with lots of fun objects displayed floor to ceiling to keep you amused. Service is quick and friendly. The food was fabulous and portions generous. We shared crab cakes and a chopped salad and loved every mouthful. Make sure...More

Thank A_Canadian_Nomad
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

We went here for lunch and ordered a cup of their soup of the day to start: Japanese pumpkin with spiced marshmallow and roasted / caramelized pumpkin seeds. This was hands down the best pumpkin soup ever! Servers were friendly and attentive. Food was a...More

Thank Charlotte G
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

Who knew that ordinary items when collected and displayed could be so intriguing, but then it is Dale Chihuly’s collection, and all while indulging in a delicious lunch. Having never tasted cheese curds before, the presentation was amazing and the flavors exquisite. The waiter was...More

Thank Dottie R
Reviewed October 24, 2017

We were excited to try the cafe with all the wonderful reviews...not sure where those are coming from! While being a fun environment the food and service were sub par. My husband had the burger and rated it decent however my pork panini was awful,...More

Thank MrsKarate
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June 26, 2017|
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Response from WayneRSam | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. We got there early on a Monday and didn't need a reservation.
May 15, 2017|
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Response from themolitors | Reviewed this property |
Collections would be the best choice near the Space Needle. The Food Court in the Armory has sort of devolved into a group of generic joints, some belonging to chains, some indies. There is a booth that sells meat pies... More
June 28, 2016|
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Response from 599RobertB | Reviewed this property |
You should call them I have no idea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Harrison St, Seattle, WA 98109-4623
    (Boad Street)
  • Public Transportation: The monorail runs every 15 minutes from the Westlake Center on 5th Avenue and Pike Street to the Collections Cafe.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-753-4935
  • E-mail
Dine on delicious dishes created with local, fresh ingredients at Seattle's most unique destination for lunch, dinner or weekend brunch. While you enjoy our Pacific Northwest-inspired menu, you'll be surrounded by many of Dale Chihuly's colorful collections. You might share your table with toy soldiers, 1950s cameras or transistor radios. Pair your meal with a fresh lemonade or choose from a hand-picked collection of craft beers and Washington and Oregon premium wines. Inside, enjoy spruce plank walls, bright green chairs and the stunning back-lit Drawing Wall with 36 of Chihuly's drawings or, when the sun shines, toast its warmth on one of two patios in the heart of Seattle Center. Extend your experience by visiting Chihuly Garden and Glass. Everywhere you look, you'll be inspired. Between May 27th and September 5th, Collections Cafe will serve Brunch from 10am to 4pm.
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