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Chandler's Crabhouse

901 Fairview Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-4453
+1 206-223-2722
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“crab” (98 reviews)
“seafood” (68 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
901 Fairview Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-4453
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Delicious crab dishes, wonderful service, great views of Lake Union. This restaurant automatically adds a 20% gratuity to the check, and I have a lot of respect for them for doing so.

Thank Penguins3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch all three of us had the shrimp and crab Louie very good good portion of crab and shrimp very good bloody Mary's blue Angels did a flyby for us beautiful view

Thank robviafore
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went with my husband and some friends and really liked the food. We went for brunch and sat outside! Service was 5 star and the views were perfect.

Thank Nydia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just loved my lunch here. Normally not a fan of seafood restaurants. Menus to plain. Chandlers menu is innovative and flavorful. Awesome ahi appetizer with a jicama taco base. Crab cocktail was best ever with 3 varieties on a plate. My filet, crab and bernaise...More

Thank Sultan2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped there for a quick lunch before I was going to head back to the airport. I sat on the outside sun deck with a view of the lake. Be warned, the tables in the sun on a day in July will get very...More

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is very 1980s country club. The setting is scenic. The underlying ingredients are fine. The service is obtrusively cheery. The preparations are at best unimaginative and at worst dreadful. (Avoid the seared Ahi tuna.). There are great big scoops of mashed potatoes. The...More

Thank TokyoVisitor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of us went to Chandler's over 4th of July weekend for a special seafood dinner while we were in the Seattle area. The setting was excellent; we had a table with a gorgeous view of Lake Union. The service was outstanding throughout the...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

VERY enjoyable waterfront patio with EXCELLENT food and OVER THE TOP service!!! You simply couldn't ask for a better dining experience - we were there for lunch but dinner would be great there, too.

Thank C1556WNsandran
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed fish tacos ($16 and the crab melt ($23) with a glass of the recommended wine (Wise Guy Sauvignon Blanc $12). As always, lovely view out over Lake Union, and the service was impeccable!

Thank Krisinseattle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful day and worst server ever, Maxim was his name. Bread never showed up, my wife's Caesar Salad drenched when wife said light on dressing and he was like yeah yeah. Due to that the 20% service charge was upsetting us through the night. Halibut...More

1  Thank Fredrik G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Fairview Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-4453
  • Public Transportation: South Lake Union Street Car
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Lake Union
  • Neighbourhood: Lake Union
  • Phone Number: +1 206-223-2722
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