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Zig Zag Cafe

1501 Western Avenue Suite 202, Seattle, WA 98101
+1 206-625-1146
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“deviled eggs” (4 reviews)
“beet salad” (2 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1501 Western Avenue Suite 202, Seattle, WA 98101
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favorite watering hole in Seattle and would visit the city just to go to this bar. Near the market, but hidden from the tourist hordes, the Zig Zag cafe is dark, sexy, and almost too sensual. When I was younger, the Zig...More

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We found the Zig Zag Cafe by accident when descending a stairway from the Pike Place Market to the waterfront. It looked good and had good reviews so we tried it. It turned out great! The Rutherford cocktail was superb. The food was excellent and...More

Thank Mamjensen
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I've heard about this place for a while especially for cocktails, but was blown away by the food. This was absolutely one of the best meals I've had in Seattle in a while. Every dish, each cocktail was incredibly delicious and Service was top notch....More

Thank Krissy S
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Stopped here after dinner for a drink. They have an extensive drink menu and lovely drinks made with fresh ingredients. They do offer some food but we just had drinks and my husband and I had a nice time.

Thank Evi_02
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Bar is good. So is the menu if you eat non-veg. But server recommended corn on the cob which was good in taste.

Thank DreamerDisha
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were looking for a unique happy hour and directed to Zig Zag by the concierge at our hotel. What a great referral! This was truly a find! It was Friday around 5 and happy hour was in full swing. We had to wait for...More

Thank Rita V
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Dropped in for a late night cocktail at the bar. Excellent mixologist behind the bar making specialty cocktails. Food looked great & everyone raved about their meals whom we spoke with. Outdoor table patio seating available. Just another great bar find. Hint: its down an...More

Thank Errol999
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I came here for cocktails and was actually a bit sad to leave for our dinner reservations at another restaurant. Our bartender was super nice, knowledgable, made us laugh, and most importantly, made great cocktails with a little bit of flair. My sister and I...More

Thank autumnbrowning1
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I've been there many times and its a great place especially late night. Nice atmosphere and good service. You cant go wrong

Thank James G
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Interesting place and in a beautiful spot. Food is subject to interpretation as it mixes traditional Greek ingredients with something else but sure what exactly. Wine list is subject to major revisit and its pricing the same. Some work is needed to make it perfect...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1501 Western Avenue Suite 202, Seattle, WA 98101
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-625-1146
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