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Space Needle Sky City

#26 of 3,038 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
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400 Broad St, Seattle, WA 98109-4607 (4th Avenue and Broad Street)
+1 206-905-2100
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
9:30 am - 2:45 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 9:45 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:45 pm
Sat - Sun 9:30 am - 2:45 pm
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food is secondary to the relaxing 360 view that you slowly experience. Very beautiful restaurant. I didn't much fancy the vegetarian option but the meat was apparently very good.

Thank AmandaStillitano
Davis, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was such a great experience. I went for my 17th birthday, it was fancy but at the same time not too fancy since all kinds of people eat here (tourists). The 360 view was amazing! It was awesome. It won't get you sick, it moves very slowly so don't worry. The service was great and the food was great... More 

Thank SilveryQueen
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of the best steaks I have ever had - and I'm fussy! The quality of the food and service is excellent and you are expected to at least make the effort to appear neat and tidy, although not everybody does. It is an expensive restaurant but you don't begrudge it when you try the food. As the saying goes... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have been twice, once for lunch with out of town visitors and once for a milestone birthday celebration. It is a great experience - the views are great and the food and service were much better than we expected both times. The prices are high but when you consider that you do not have to buy a separate Space... More 

Thank Debra L
Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is one of the must do attractions in Seattle: go to the space needle. Just getting to the deck might not be cheap if you're a large family or big group but what most people don't know is that you can access the deck from the restaurant and thus can enjoy a good lunch or dinner at the top... More 

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food , great service and what a view.high prices but a memorable experience.you also get to go up to the observation deck and can walk completely around the space needle , but be prepared we were blasted by wind.

Thank Kim E
Lehigh Valley, Penna
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great view from our table and awesome food. Scallops were wonderful and they were very generous. Waitress and staff were great! Topped off the meal with a great surprise dessert!

1 Thank Ranny462
Victoria, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Given it is a tourist trap I was not expecting much quality for the meal. We were pleasantly surprised. A small selection on a preset menu for a high price but you do get an amazing view. The quality of the food was above average plus they had free picture taking and live piano music. Service was good. We would... More 

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Island Harbour, Anguilla
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was overseas for my 50th birthday away from my family in the Caribbean for 14 months, then, we all moved cats, lock, stock amd barrel to my hometown of Seattle. So OF COURSE, I had a birthday to make up for :-). We decided on lunch at the Space Needle not only because my Mom was pregnant with my... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for the view and to continue our series of eating in all the revolving restaurants we find worldwide. The Space Needle is an iconic and historic structure therefore a potential "tourist trap", but actually not at all bad. Booking the Skycity restaurant also gives VIP/fast track access to the viewing gallery on the floor immediately above, with its tacky... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
American, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
9:30 am - 2:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
11:00 am - 2:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
11:00 am - 2:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
11:00 am - 2:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
11:00 am - 2:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
11:00 am - 2:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
9:30 am - 2:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Broad St, Seattle, WA 98109-4607
    (4th Avenue and Broad Street)
  • Public Transportation: The monorail runs every 15 minutes from the Westlake Center on 5th Avenue and Pike Street to the Space Needle.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-905-2100
For Pacific Northwest cuisine that is matched only by the views served with it, visit SkyCity, the Space Needle's revolving restaurant located 500' above ground. SkyCity's culinary team, led by Executive Chef Jeff Maxfield, uses Northwest-grown beef, produce from local farmers, and fresh, wild-caught seafood from the abundant waters of the Pacific Northwest to create some of the most flavorful and dazzling cuisine Seattle has to offer. Compliment your meal with a Washington or Oregon wine from our extensive, award-winning wine list. Be sure to end your experience with our famous Lunar Orbiter dessert served since the day the restaurant opened at the Word's Fair in 1962!! Breathtaking views are guaranteed from all tables at SkyCity and your elevator ride and Observation Deck visit are complimentary when dining. For revolutionary dining and memories that last a lifetime, join us for lunch, dinner, or weekend brunch.

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