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Fado Irish Pub & Restaurant

#164 of 3,155 Restaurants in Seattle}
€€ - €€€Irish, ,
801 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1404
+1 206-264-2700
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (18 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
801 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1404
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for a good place for breakfast Sunday morning and came across a full pub watching an English premier league game. The Irish breakfast was excellent and would get again. Great staff.

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Near Pioneer Square. Waiter super nice and attentive! Menu full of great choices. Highly recommend!!

Thank kjc1730
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the giant pretzel which was really good. Came with mustard and cheese dipping sauces. Also got the smalls (sliders) which were fantastic. Went with the Korean BBQ , fried chicken , and Cuban sandwiches. All we're excellent. Good atmosphere too (they had trivia going...More

Thank Raygun99
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Walking around in a new city, it is only normal to want to experience new restaurants and find out what the local people eat. We found Fado’ an Irish pub and restaurant and although we know Irish food, we could not resist trying this joint...More

Thank Valentinadesigns
Reviewed 1 September 2017

The bar smells like an older pub--that was cool. The music was a variety of lesser choices and not much Irish. A little torn in this review...sitting at the bar for awhile before bartender made eye contact. She was the only one behind the bar,...More

Thank ColbertGD
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a drink and a bite to eat after the Sounders Game. It wasn't very busy when we arrived, but quickly filled up. We sat t the bar, had a few drinks, a few sliders and the quesadilla. The Cuban slider was amazing...More

Thank Foodie4Life1982
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Fado is a great chain, were you can have a great time after work. In this place the barters are great.

Thank Gdo_Castillo
Reviewed 28 July 2017

IN the first five days of my first trip to Seattle, I ate dinner at Fado's three times (a fourth time is already planned). Each time I had the Lamb Dip, a nicely toasted roll containing thin slices of well seasoned lamb slices served with...More

Thank Larry F
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We simply happened on this delightful eatery when walking to Pioneer Square. They had us at $4 mimosas and Saturday brunch on the reader board! ANNA was the best server ever and the food was delicious! Never had black and white pudding! What a treat!...More

Thank Cheerfully2014
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We ran across Fado's when looking for a late night place to eat in Seattle.(amazingly Seattle restaurant shut down early so not much is open) Fado's kitchen was open til 11 pm. The Fish and Chips were to die for! Beer and ciders were great...More

Thank Debra S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:15 - 02:00
11:15 - 02:00
11:15 - 02:00
11:15 - 02:00
11:15 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1404
    (1st Avenue and Columbia)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-264-2700
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We blend the best of the old with the best of the new. Our decor and friendly staff evoke images of the great old pubs of Ireland whereas our style of operating - our music, food, beverages - connects more so with the contemporary pubs and bars of modern Ireland.
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