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Lunchbox Laboratory

#300 of 3,155 Restaurants in Seattle}
€€ - €€€American,
1253 Thomas St, Seattle, WA 98109-5467
+1 206-621-1090
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“tater tots” (19 reviews)
“burger” (79 reviews)
“duck” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar
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1253 Thomas St, Seattle, WA 98109-5467
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled on Lunchbox Laboratory on our way to REI and really lucked out. It was a hot day and we enjoyed eating outside under the shade of the trees. Shared a Cluck Norris (chicken breast burger). It tasted great and more than enough for...More

Thank reconstitutedgrandpa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely not for tourists, a true spot for locals. Lots of interesting touches all designed to look like a lab plus alot of nostalgia/vintage items. We had burgers which were well prepared. Would recommend.

Thank Newplaces777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a short day trip in Seattle so we decided to try a place we had seen on a TV show called lunchbox Laboratory. We tried several different types of burgers all which we greatly enjoyed. My daughter had the poutine fries which were...More

Thank jdm0325
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a crazy place with amazingly burgers, fries and shakes. The signature, “The Dork” is a mix of duck and pork and works extremely well. Paired with good atmosphere, great drinks such as “Too School for Cool” a Cool-Aid drink served in a laboratory...More

Thank CatoHJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I asked at the REI store where to get a quick lunch nearby and was told about this place. If you are in the mood for a good, regular, not-too-fancy burger and fries, this is a great place. Their service is efficient, the staff is...More

Thank Karine B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The setting for the restaurant was perfect, we enjoyed the patio. Menu had great options and was decently priced. I had the Dork burger, duck and Pork, it was hands down the best meal I had for lunch in Seattle. Looking forward to returning and...More

Thank palama8505
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Excellent choice. The kids enjoyed their meal. It was a fun place to relax and enjoy a casual meal. Yummy, yummy, yummy, yummy. It really a place for family with kids.

Thank Rosa B D
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Great burgers with interesting topping choices. Onion rings are good and the tots are amazing. Cute 80s retro decor and music. Service was friendly and quick.

Thank tlburch51
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I ordered the 47/53 burger and a small smoothies. The burger was awesome (a little smaller then expected but I was expecting something gigantic) and the smoothie is very good as well. The decoration is also very interesting. Overall a good experience.

Thank ChianHengL
Reviewed 17 July 2017

You can sit in their concrete courtyard for a bohemian dining experience and eat some delicious corn dogs (Dog Sticks) or super creamy flavored shakes, or other high calorie tasty treats! Check it out ...

Thank Barbara H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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