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Sound View Cafe

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1501 Pike Pl Suite 501, Seattle, WA 98101-1542
+1 206-623-5700
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“salmon” (22 reviews)
“clam chowder” (19 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 6:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1501 Pike Pl Suite 501, Seattle, WA 98101-1542
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked in at the back of the fish market we found Sound View Cafe. The place was small but had a charm about it, the staff were happy to serve us only drinks after a long day of sight seeing & wandering. Our table was...More

Thank SueUK21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Soup and salad $15. Giid deal worth a great view of the bay. Some of the best soup in the market. Love the salmon bisque.

Thank BaronFoer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not interested in standing in a long line for a cup of chowder, I asked the guy at the visitor information for someplace relaxing without the crowds with normal food; he directed me here and I was pleased. It is small, and I even invited...More

Thank ACTtherapist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the Public Market behind the Peak Fish Market- where they throw the fish- it was the best bargain for a salad bar $7.95 and a sandwich $9.95. Has a view of the water.

Thank wjlusc
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

Fresh food with great service. We ordered the basic cheeseburger and it was NOT your everyday meal. Wonderful bun freshly baked and quality ingredients. This is a mandatory place to go. Daughter had the chicken quesadilla and fries. It was fantastic 😁😁😁

Thank Karl L
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Came in for the view but LOVED the food! They had a fresh salad bar and a lot of choices for hot food- burgers, seafood, sandwiches... We got items from the " Light and delicate" section: scallops and mushrooms & seafood and veggies with salmon...More

Thank Janellesmile
Reviewed May 26, 2017

What a great lunch.We had the soup and salad.Choice of soups we had the salmon which was so good and help your self salad bar also excellent.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Sound View Cafe is located within the Pike Place Market in downtown Seattle. With a good menu, great service and a great location overlooking the waterfront, this cafe is a worthy consideration for anyone looking for a reasonably priced meal in Seattle.

Thank Alan N
Reviewed May 16, 2017

This is a small place with tight seating, but the food was good. We ordered breakfast including oatmeal, eggs, fresh oj, lox and bagels. Everything was prepared well and tasted very fresh. Also, the view is right on the sound. For being at Pike's Place,...More

Thank msjj30
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Food was good but took a bit to get. Crab cake sandwich was fried to long but flavor filled. Easy location just by the fish toss.

Thank buckeyenuts1003
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April 13, 2017|
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Response from LLP1957 | Reviewed this property |
I think the view would be worth any way you would have to incur. It's all about the arena!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1501 Pike Pl Suite 501, Seattle, WA 98101-1542
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-623-5700
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