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Sound View Cafe

#200 of 3,140 Restaurants in Seattle}
€€ - €€€American, Cafe, Seafood
1501 Pike Pl Suite 501, Seattle, WA 98101-1542
+1 206-623-5700
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“salmon” (24 reviews)
“clam chowder” (20 reviews)
“soups” (11 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1501 Pike Pl Suite 501, Seattle, WA 98101-1542
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a nice break while exploring Pikes market. The bread bowls with clam chowder were tasty. It gets a bit crowded at lunchtime

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

View is partially of industrial buildings. The food was delicious. Not epic portions. Great place if you are stuck but a bit too pricey due to the fact that you order your own food.

Thank keen72762
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere and right in the heart of Pike Market. Good place for lunch or a snack. Has a "soul" its own character - and the view, of course.

1  Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There were lots of hungry tourists looking to hang out here while seeing the public market and the water views from this restaurant. The food was just OK. I had a veggie burger (with mushrooms, onions, and cheese) that could have been tastier and hotter,...More

Thank MaineGuy777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always go here for my regular before hitting the office. Friendly barristas and top drinks. Good cafiene hit.

Thank mercerjoe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sound View Cafe has a good view of the water, but no table service at lunch time. I went in around 1:30 PM on a rainy Saturday and stood in a line to order. In the confusion, I forgot to ask for a copy of...More

Thank EveSp
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I had a late breakfast In a group of four at Sound View Cafe at about 10:30am on a weekday. The restaurant was less than half-full. We were immediately seated at a table by the windows. Some reviews gush about the view. It is true...More

Thank Cliff C
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We met friends from out of town at the Market. They had eaten at this place the previous evening. We were given breakfast menus when we sat down and told there would be no waitress service. We were told to order at the counter. Hmm....More

Thank watravelinggal
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We found this place totally by accident walking thru Pikes Place Market. It is on the 2nd floor from the top and toward the water front of the marked. Just walking thru the market you will not find it unless you stroll down some of...More

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Went for appetizers and cocktail. The humus was good. Decided to return for breakfast the next morning. The breakfast was bland and the potatoes had a fish flavor to them.

Thank WC_trekker
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13 April 2017|
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Response from LLP1957 | Reviewed this property |
I think the view would be worth any way you would have to incur. It's all about the arena!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1501 Pike Pl Suite 501, Seattle, WA 98101-1542
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-623-5700
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