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Hattie's Hat Restaurant

€€ - €€€American, ,
5231 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-4809
+1 206-784-0175
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“meatloaf” (4 reviews)
“bloody marys” (2 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
5231 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-4809
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I came here for breakfast and really enjoyed our meal. The chicken fried chicken, fruit plate and poached eggs were delicious. The service was prompt and friendly. We have had dinner here several times and really enjoyed it and the breakfast was...More

Thank Rehsinup19
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Went here for breakfast and it was terrific. This is certainly a neighborhood place and has been since the early 1900's. Great service and tasty food served in quantity. Reasonably priced and a fine way to start the day.

Thank cowboy042
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The Hangover Burger and Chicken-fried Chicken Breakfast were delicious! Great selection of tasty Bloody Marys as well!

Thank SonnyTheElder
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

A dive bar with a kids menu. Great service, great food. We walked in and I was a little unsure -- we were greeted warmly, slid into a booth and had a great meal! Highly recommend.

Thank Gretchen S
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

So this is a place locals go. I think we may have been the only "tourist" in the place. It is a dive bar but the food is AMAZING!! My spouse had the meatloaf and I had the Vodoo burger. Very high quality ingredients with...More

Thank tlburch51
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This Ballard institution has been around since 1904, before Ballard was incorporated into Seattle. The immediate neighborhood has gone upscale in the past 10 years, with commensurately higher priced restaurants and pubs. But Hattie's retains its original charm and slightly gritty atmosphere from Ballard's seafaring...More

Thank NW_Roadtripper
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We stumbled on Hatties Hat by accident but so glad we did! We enjoyed delicious burgers, fries and beer for lunch!

Thank javaeve
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We were in the area for a girls weekend and Hattie's came recommended. If you're into local dives with great food and atmosphere, you have to stop in! Service was great, lots of smiles and they obviously have a very regular clientele. Great drink menu...More

Thank GinaStruble
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great music, funky interior, damn good food. Breakfast to very late night. Drunk + mashed potatoes? YES

Thank Jeanie V
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner prior to going to the Tractor Tavern. The food and drinks were quite good. It was nice to enjoy a hot buttered rum and a nice hot meal on a gold night. The service was impeccable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5231 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-4809
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Ballard
  • Neighbourhood: Ballard
  • Phone Number: +1 206-784-0175
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