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Copacabana Cafe

$$ - $$$
Pike Place Market
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1520 1/2 Pike Pl, Seattle, WA 98101-1527
+1 206-622-6359
11:30 - 21:00
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Sun 11:30 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Kingston, Ontario, Canada
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193 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Bolivian restaurant in Seattle. This was a little different from the regular Pikes Market restaurants. The service was good and the food excellent. Quaint upstairs restaurant. I had the paella and it was great. Definitely recommended for something a little different.

Thank Tom H
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very good! Food, location, ambience etc is great. Service could be better but is understandable considering the aforementioned. Will continue to return.

Thank Pushckor P
East Hampton, Connecticut
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75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped here because it had lovely outside, second floor, seating. The bloody Mary was boring and lacked alcohol. The ceviche was very different, unlike any other I've had.

Thank Claudia D
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Loved the idea of being above the market. The menu was sparse and simple. We both had a salad which was very simple. Thank goodness for the bread and great iced tea. Other than that probably would not return.

Thank Barbara B
San Francisco, California
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67 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Was walking around Pikes Market, looking for some lunch. Spotted this little place on the 2nd floor. Went upstairs. AMAZING food. Cute little place. Have anything on the menu and you will love the flavor. Its a must place to eat !

Thank Joseph T
Seattle, Washington
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543 reviews
295 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

On a sunny day, this is a great little place to eat outside with a view of the Pike Place Market. The food was fine...my salad would have been better with something other than iceberg lettuce. But, our wine was pleasant and the staff was friendly.

Thank Sandy N
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant and people at Copacabana. Had fantastic outdoor seating and even better steak dishes and salad. Can't wait to return

Thank aromab34
Omaha, Nebraska
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201 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Grabbed a bite to eat and glass of wine on the Copacabana Cafe Deck. Fantastic view of the market and food was very good too. Had the Mariscos Salad (small portion was just perfect) with homemade bread served warm. Beautiful, clear and warm day in Seattle so sitting with the umbrella to block the direct sun was great. Wonderful service... More 

Thank lynnprin
Philadelphia, PA
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186 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is right across the street from the main Pike Place Market shops and is located on the second floor above the street. We escaped the crowded market and street and got a nice round table under a big umbrella on a nice summer afternoon for a beer and snack. We ordered a couple of tasty Mexican appetizers. A great... More 

Thank pabirds
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406 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Up a spiral staircase overlooking parts of the market. A lovely balcony area. The staff were very friendly. Good menu selection but didn't have the dish my husband wanted. Food was good and so was the service.

Thank Di S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Latin, Spanish, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1520 1/2 Pike Pl, Seattle, WA 98101-1527
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Pike Place Market
  • Neighbourhood: Pike Place Market
  • Phone Number: +1 206-622-6359

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