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Zig Zag Cafe

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) #117 of 3,257 Restaurants in Seattle $$ - $$$ American, , International
1501 Western Avenue Suite 202, Seattle, WA 98101
+1 206-625-1146
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, International
$$ - $$$
1501 Western Avenue Suite 202, Seattle, WA 98101
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a great place for cocktails. I just sat there and watched Eric the bartender making 5 drinks at a time. Amazing skills. The cocktails were fabulous as was the atmosphere. Go from Pike Place Market through Gumball Alley and its down on your...More

Thank eileenmM9013WN
Reviewed 1 week ago

I made a reservation for a few hours after our wedding reception on May 27th. We wanted to kick back in a fun, casual atmosphere and have some drinks and food with our best friends after the hectic event. I called about two weeks before...More

Thank thinkofsomethingcool
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The drinks and food are great here particularly during happy hour which is 5-7 mon to Thursday Last time in Seattle we had food as well and looked at the food which appeared good but we did not have Very easy to have a couple...More

Thank chrisshepp
Reviewed June 10, 2017

What a find this was! I was in Seattle for a conference, and we looked up restaurants and this popped up. Nice walk from downtown, and located near the Pike Place Market. Our food was wonderful (there were 4 of us, and we all loved...More

Thank Deb H
Reviewed May 22, 2017

We stopped in on a sunny day. They soft red lights above the bar drew us in. Their cocktail menu is extensive and their bartenders know their stuff. Their bitters are good and they make a mean craft cocktail. Most drinks are on the pricey...More

Thank Diana C
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Zig Zag Cafe is located right by the Pike Place market, just off the main drag. While it is hidden out of the way, this is the perfect spot to stop for cocktails after a day of exploring. The ambiance can't be beat, and there...More

Thank missg920
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Picked this place based on Yelp reviews. Got there around 8pm, free parking on the ocean side-bonus! Asked a few questions about dishes on the menu, then made choices. Somehow the order did not get put in as we ordered, the appetizer came with dinner...More

Thank jak-2008
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Located just behind the Pike Place market across the road and down the steps. We came for happy hour - late afternoon and left quite happy.

Thank chepaddy
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Very cute, rustic ol' time bar with cheap $7 manhattans on their happy hour!! Good nibbles to accompany. Loved the atmosphere

Thank jjpdx123
Reviewed March 14, 2017

The Zig Zag is part of Seattle history. Great cocktails, good food, a cool patio, it's a favorite for Seattle locals. Seattle best bartender ever - Murray - is no longer there, yet they seem to have kept up his stellar bar program. A perfect...More

Thank Ughhh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1501 Western Avenue Suite 202, Seattle, WA 98101
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-625-1146
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