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Row House Cafe

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1170 Republican St, Seattle, WA 98109-5526
09:00 - 15:00
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Sun 09:00 - 15:00
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri 07:00 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Paris, France
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had lunch here several times while in Seattle. It is a nice change from the very modern buildings all around. The menu is fairly standard cafe/pub type food. Good and copious. The ambiance is laid back and service is friendly.

Thank TSinParis
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46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Eating at the Row House is a fun experience as you are surrounded by new buildings eating in a house. Sitting on the back porch in the summer is worth the visit. Saddly the service even when they aren't busy is very slow. No quick meal break here. The food is tasty and they use quality ingredients but they are... More 

Thank Tina P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Exhausted and starving after exploring city on foot and stop at REI came here for lunch. Best choice I made in city so far!! Good selection on menu. Service was exceedingly friendly. Outdoor seating was great.

1 Thank Anleha
Seattle, Washington
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

I had high hopes that this charming restaurant was going to be a find. Sadly it was just an overpriced whole in the wall with marginal service and below average food. I'll go back and try adult libations during happy hour, but I'll check on pricing before I order.

Thank TammyCritch
Tacoma, Washington
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I came here for lunch and the grilled cheese was delicious as was the salad. Perfect Bellini and my husband had the steak sandwich on special which was also delicious. Cozy place with great staff!

Thank Nichole A
Hyderabad, India
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Nice little neighborhood bar. Friendly staff and a very good kitchen. Friday live music is at least decent, and sometimes excellent. Relaxed vibe makes this an easy place to hang.

Thank IUHowar
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79 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Located in a converted house, with various rooms and outside space this place is fun, funky and different Food was fabulous and the service slow but good. I went for brunch and can't wait to go for dinner and to visit in the summer and enjoy one of the outside decks

Thank UKLass09
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Great brunch spot. Made me feel a little like I was back in New Orleans with the blues music and decor. Love it.

Thank Andrew C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Little breakfast eatery in the shadows of south Lake Union. Try the French toast and coffee. Don't tear down my breakfast spot for more techie high rises!!

Thank Crisquayle
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

I just paid 25.00 for lunch. Wow. Because I'm a vegetarian, I had the BLT with no bacon, cake, coffee. 25.00. I've had the excellent but huge grilled cheese several times, but you can only eat so many grilled cheese sandwiches. They say that the size of the potato bread forces them to make the sandwiches so large, but I... More 

Thank UBayFoodie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1170 Republican St, Seattle, WA 98109-5526
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
206-682-7632 in South Lake Union

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?