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Belltown

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Address: First Avenue, Virginia Street to Broad Street, Seattle, WA 98121
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This Seattle neighborhood boasts several popular restaurants.

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Stayed at an Airbnb while here and Loved the vibe of this neighborhood, maybe due to my passion for the 80's and 90's music scene that remains here. Close enough to walk about... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Polson, Montana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at an Airbnb while here and Loved the vibe of this neighborhood, maybe due to my passion for the 80's and 90's music scene that remains here. Close enough to walk about anywhere downtown. Lots of different coffee shops, artwork, clubs, plenty of bars and interesting people. Gooo Seahawks!!!

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Hell, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 562 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

We stayed at the Belltown Inn and walked around the neighborhood and saw plenty of restaurants and bars. I'm sure there are parts that are sketchy at night but I felt safe on the main streets. Very walkable neighborhood that also has a lot of bus routes

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Portishead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Belltown is better on 1st ave.. 2nd ave not as nice but has a few eateries and clubs. Starts getting a bit sketchy on 3rd.. Decided to turn back to first as it was a dark night and I didn't like the look of those scraggly men with the crazy eyes hobbling towards me, yikes.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Good place to grab a drink with friends, celebrate birthdays, and go for a walk. I went here for my 21st birthday, and it was pretty fantastic. :)

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Belltown has changed so much since I first visited Seattle more than 25 years ago. It continues to change as does the city. There are currently lots of different restaurants and bars/clubs to visit. Some really interesting and fun and some not so much. I enjoyed walking around the neighborhood after a recent dinner.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

I spent longer in Belltown than any neighborhood, mostly because of hotel location. There were plenty of interesting bars, restaurants, coffee shops other shops and architecture. Had its share of scruffy folks and panhandlers, but it was manageable Some good hipster people watching and a genuinely welcoming, open and "anything goes" vibe in the public spaces. Will travel there again.

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

Prepare yourselves! The steep roads/sidewalks will haunt your calves for day. My boyfriend and I were pleasantly surprise by the steepness of some of these street; it makes for an interesting walkabout. The random Popsicle was comical for us tons of kids were doing funny poses around it.

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Bremerton, Washington
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

It wasn't my cup of tea but then, most people in Washington drink coffee. I might have missed things here that you would enjoy so, come and see for yourself.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015

Having first moved to the Belltown area back in 2000, the neighborhood was in the process of a revitalization making it a clean and safer part of the Downtown corridor. Over the past several years, the City of Seattle has allowed this area to wallow back into its old ways of being over run by the homeless, pan handlers, drug... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

Belltown, the northern neighborhood of Downtown Seattle, has been undergoing regentrification and shows off fairly new high-rise residences along with low, older brick buildings. Restaurants, nightclubs, coffee shops and clothing stores abound. Hotels beckon here, providing easy access on foot to city sights, including Seattle Center, Pike Place Market and the waterfront. Myriad bus routes serve the neighborhood, so it... More 

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