We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Columbia City Ale House

) #708 of 3,291 Restaurants in Seattle $$ - $$$ American, ,
4914 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118-1744
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good53%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4914 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118-1744
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (35)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to live in the area and would visit the Ale House a few times a month. The food is very good, not your typical bar food. Fresh and well thought out. This is a pub, so they don't have liquor on the menu....More

Thank Alex T
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Great choice for a beer or possibly happy hour after work. Columbia City has really changed over the past 15-20 years. Columbia City Ale House is a nice addition to the selection of places to go for a drink

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Columbia City Ale house has been around a few years. I've only been for drinks and have enjoyed my visits. It's really easy to find as it's located right on Rainier Ave. S.

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Columbia City is close to our new neighborhood, and that's a good thing, because of all the wonderful restaurant choices within a 3 block radius. The Ale House is certainly one of them. Their chicken sandwich is delicious. Moist, messy, and just the right sized...More

Thank Marie B
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We took a couple of beers and some snacks. The foccaccia was huge and delicious. The waitress was for sure not ordinary, but she was lovely and sweet and made our day.

Thank ArteBe
Reviewed 30 June 2016

withWay back; Columbia City was known as "Garlic Gulch" because of the heavy Italian-American influence. Today Columbia City resides in America's most diverse zip code. This truly universal neighborhood has turned out a quality example of an all-American pub. Of course, American Pubs are just...More

Thank Al D
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Visited this pub several times over the last couple of years with business guests. The food has remained consistent over every visit. It is simply excellent eats. Blue plate specials are always a treat and be sure to get the potato salad. it is quiet...More

Thank Roy and Heidi D
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We enjoy eating here the food is bar food. The have a good selection of beer. It is a fun place for a sandwich.

Thank Fred Q
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for light dinner. Food average quality and average price for bar food. Beers were a little warm for my liking. Ambiance was above average. Local hang out with several lone patrons working on laptops and / or talking on cell phones.

Thank TRIFlier
Reviewed 7 September 2015

This cozy alehouse is located in the heart of Seattle’s Columbia City neighborhood. For beer there is a well thought out list with about 15 choices. The burger I ordered was prepared as I requested. The meat was of good quality and served topped with...More

Thank cacadian
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Geraldine's Counter Restaurant
141 reviews
.08 km away
Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria
214 reviews
.02 km away
Columbia City Bakery
46 reviews
.11 km away
Super Six
45 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Seward Park
58 reviews
2.19 km away
Oxbow Park
9 reviews
3.11 km away
Museum of Communications
6 reviews
3.44 km away
Mount Baker Park
8 reviews
2.62 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Columbia City Ale House staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4914 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118-1744
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing