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Columbia City Ale House

) #738 of 3,101 Restaurants in Seattle ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Bar, Pub
4914 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118-1744
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar, Pub
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4914 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118-1744
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Reviews (33)
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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 29 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
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The Columbia City Ale House has terrific lunches and wonderful craft brews. It is always a delight to visit.

Thank ML41
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

I had lunch at Columbia City Ale House and enjoyed it immensely. I had one of the best reuben sandwiches ever. The staff will recommend a nice beer to go with whatever the occasion. The ambience is local flavor with a touch of an English...More

Thank linell l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4914 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118-1744
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
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