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Space Needle Sky City

#26 of 3,042 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
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400 Broad Street, Seattle, WA 98109 (4th Avenue and Broad Street)
+1 206-905-2100
10:00 - 21:45
11:00 - 14:45
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 21:45
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:45
Sat - Sun 09:30 - 14:45
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Island Harbour, Anguilla
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I was overseas for my 50th birthday away from my family in the Caribbean for 14 months, then, we all moved cats, lock, stock amd barrel to my hometown of Seattle. So OF COURSE, I had a birthday to make up for :-). We decided on lunch at the Space Needle not only because my Mom was pregnant with my... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went for the view and to continue our series of eating in all the revolving restaurants we find worldwide. The Space Needle is an iconic and historic structure therefore a potential "tourist trap", but actually not at all bad. Booking the Skycity restaurant also gives VIP/fast track access to the viewing gallery on the floor immediately above, with its tacky... More 

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South Carrollton, Ky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Most of the time a restaurant on top of an icon might not serve the best food since one is mainly there for the view. However, this restaurant serves a brunch that matches any served in a great restaurant. The brunch menu has several choices for the starter (we had razor clam chowder (excellent), the entree -we chose Dungeness crab... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Just drinks and an awesome desert. We were here and wanted to get desert but we're way to full. Came back to get the dry ice-ice cream. Love this place.

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Bossier City, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

First things first . . . yes, it is very expensive. For lunch, it is $25/person minimum (because it includes the observation deck). The souvenirs, although plentiful, are pricey. That said, it was a wonderful experience to share with my daughter and step-daughter. The weather was good (for November), so we were able to see a good bit during the... More 

Thank Mimi911
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Space Needle is a Seattle Icon. On a clear day the views are amazing. If you want to skip the line, pay up for the VIP Pass. It's not that much more and in a busy day, it will save you a lot of time. Pair you visit with a stop at the Chihuly Glass Museum. His pieces are... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The atmosphere here is everything you'd want it to be, with absolutely incredible rotating views of the city and a real feeling of everything being special and unique. The service was good but the food was only passable for the price, so you have to bear in mind that you're paying for the experience more than the food itself, which... More 

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there as part of a large group, and the Italian style food was very good and the service pleasantly efficient. No idea about the cost as I was there as a guest.

Thank brancusirocks
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun, stoning view, delicious food. Lots of entertainment for all ages and safe to let kids loose while enjoying a beautiful view Must dine in!!!

Thank Martha C
Spotsylvania, Virginia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were warned. Our excellent walking tour guide (Free Seattle Walking Tour) said that the Space Needle was overrated. But we thought that the offer of free access to the viewing deck if we ate lunch there made the high prices worth it. We made reservations for lunch at 2:00 p.m. on a Friday. We sat down to find that... More 

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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
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
American, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:45
09:30 - 14:45
10:00 - 21:45
11:00 - 14:45
10:00 - 21:45
11:00 - 14:45
10:00 - 21:45
11:00 - 14:45
10:00 - 21:45
11:00 - 14:45
10:00 - 21:45
11:00 - 14:45
10:00 - 21:45
09:30 - 14:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Broad Street, Seattle, WA 98109
    (4th Avenue and Broad Street)
  • Public Transportation: The monorail runs every 15 minutes from the Westlake Center on 5th Avenue and Pike Street to the Space Needle.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-905-2100
For Pacific Northwest cuisine that is matched only by the views served with it, visit SkyCity, the Space Needle's revolving restaurant located 500' above ground. SkyCity's culinary team, led by Executive Chef Jeff Maxfield, uses Northwest-grown beef, produce from local farmers, and fresh, wild-caught seafood from the abundant waters of the Pacific Northwest to create some of the most flavorful and dazzling cuisine Seattle has to offer. Compliment your meal with a Washington or Oregon wine from our extensive, award-winning wine list. Be sure to end your experience with our famous Lunar Orbiter dessert served since the day the restaurant opened at the Word's Fair in 1962!! Breathtaking views are guaranteed from all tables at SkyCity and your elevator ride and Observation Deck visit are complimentary when dining. For revolutionary dining and memories that last a lifetime, join us for lunch, dinner, or weekend brunch.

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