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Lunchbox Laboratory

1253 Thomas St, Seattle, WA 98109-5467
+1 206-621-1090
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (127 reviews)
“duck” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1253 Thomas St, Seattle, WA 98109-5467
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate there after arriving at our hotel. The burger are huge and tasty. We sat on the patio and had a wonderful experience. My wife had a shake and it was tasty and thick. You had to eat it with a spoon. Great place...More

Thank Durango1715
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The outdoor patio and fire pit, burgers and tater tots...and service...all EXCELLENT! A great casual place for family, friends or even a date.

Thank Julie J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the new Greenlake location. (not listed separately in Trip Advisor) I ordered a burger with only ketchup. I specifically asked for no cheese. It arrived with bacon (not ordered) and small pieces of cheese still attached to the bun and burger. It had...More

Thank w00t30
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After shopping at REI, we asked a salesperson where to go to lunch. He recommended Lunchbox Laboratory. Thanks to him! We loved this place – it’s funky and fun, with samples of old and new lunchboxes and cool decorations. The wait staff adds to the...More

Thank SisBoston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Am in Seattle for work and the good folks at the huge outdoor store highly recommended this place. I had the burger often talked about on Food Network. The Burger o the gods. It was good but sadly it was way over cooked and actually...More

Thank Eileen D
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Creative, innovative, and fun takes on the classic burger typify Lunchbox Laboratory. Come for the food, stay for the ambiance that encourages lingering. The fish sandwich was amazing, but the burger was of exceptionally high quality and juicy, with a huge crispy bun and a...More

Thank gwwyjjliu
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Had lunch at this nice and unique hamburger restaurant. The menu featured an ecclect variety of sandwiches like the Bahn, James Bahn burger the CODfather fish sandwich and the James West BBQ burger. They serve a wide selection of sides and delicious milk shakes. I...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 25 March 2018

This place has done a great job creating new dishes such as the buffalo chicken egg rolls. The burgers are made from fresh ground beef, seasoned well, and are juicy. You can't go wrong. The fries could have been hotter, and the tater tots were...More

Thank sbdrivingdotcom
Reviewed 18 March 2018

I came here after reading the positive reviews about this place. The chicken burger I had was average and was just a standard burger. The service I received was very dissapointing and I would not have left a tip, be it not in the US....More

Thank robair747
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Eat late lunch with daughter and we enjoyed the fresh burgers and fries. A bit pricey but the burgers are worth it. I'd come again !

Thank BudJud1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1253 Thomas St, Seattle, WA 98109-5467
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-621-1090
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