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Pike Place Chowder

1530 Post Aly, Flagship Chowder House, Seattle, WA 98101-3520
+1 206-267-2537
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1530 Post Aly, Flagship Chowder House, Seattle, WA 98101-3520
Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A bit pricey for the subs, the chowders were good and they have this option were basically you can try most of them

Thank benjamin m
Reviewed yesterday

If you're looking for chowder, this is a good place! It has a ton of different types (8, I think?) and it's all really delicious and well seasoned. Unfortunately, you can tell by the lines that people like this place so well...it takes quite a...More

Thank Julia N
Reviewed 2 days ago

Ok-I hate lines as most people do. But face it if you go to a place and it's empty you probably think twice. This is a place with a line that provides the greatest Chowder (capital C) I have had the pleasure to enjoy!!! Chat...More

Thank MaxDugan
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Their chowder is very famous. Regardless what season of the year...there is alway line of people waiting. It is hard to find seating during weekend. You can ask for sample to taste before ordering it. Their crab sandwich is my favorite. There are different flavor...More

Thank tanje1
Reviewed 3 days ago

My friends and I were cold and hungry after a day of adventuring in Seattle, and stopped here for lunch. It was so warm and satisfying! My hometown has been without a decent chowder house for almost a decade now, so I was really happy...More

Thank NovelApproach626
Reviewed 3 days ago

Cold and rainy days are a constant in Seattle and thanks to Pike Place Chowder, you'll get your hot food fix with this Post Alley staple. If your hungry, I recommend getting their chowder sampler and get a taste of their best selling chowders. Still...More

Thank MarSheTravels
Reviewed 3 days ago

The food here is an excellent value, which is probably why the line is always so crazy long. On the weekends, it feels like you can stand for over 30 minutes in line. We had a variety of dishes and they all came out quick,...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We lined up with about 25 people in line in front of us. We had a party of 6 and the line moved along pretty well. Even with the size of our group, we were able to find seating together - the patrons move through...More

Thank t g
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you want to be treated well and get good quality flowers,fish and food..then pikes place is the place to go! Even if you dfont buy anything just watching everything and everyone is fun!!

Thank newhog45
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is the first restaurant people recommend when we ask about places to try in Seattle. I was expecting to be blown away by their chowder but it was by far just mediocre. We waited for a little under 20 minutes which I didn't...More

Thank TniveK
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carol h
Are you open sundays
23 May 2017|
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Response from glogirl2014 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but you can go on line to pike place chowder and find their hours!
carol h
Do you have fish chowder made with haddock or cod?
23 May 2017|
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Response from MoneyPennye | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't recall,
What are your hours Monday through Saturday?
2 April 2017|
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Response from 14dottie | Reviewed this property |
They are only open during lunch hrs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1530 Post Aly, Flagship Chowder House, Seattle, WA 98101-3520
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-267-2537
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Seattle's Pike Place Chowder cafe opened in 2003, offering up award-winning New England Clam Chowder as its signature dish, and continuing to develop original recipes that have taken first-place in dozens of coast-to- coast competitions. A second chowder house, launched in 2007 in the Pacific Place Shopping Center, offers an expanded menu including fish ‘n chips, po’boys and premium beers. The business draws thousands of visitors from around the globe and is listed among the Top Ten Must-Visit Seattle Eateries in dozens of food-and- travel media.