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Historic Panama Hotel Tea & Coffee House

605 1/2 S Main St, Seattle, WA 98104-2754
+1 206-223-9242
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“pastry” (5 reviews)
“during wwii” (4 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
605 1/2 S Main St, Seattle, WA 98104-2754
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After staying at the hotel we came downstairs for our complimentary coffee and muffin. It was far better decorated that the hotel - still quite dated and could use a improvement but better. We ordered two drinks and a muffin - it took 30mins to...More

Thank pennybell123
Reviewed 22 December 2017

HOTEL -This is a very rustic hotel. The on line reviews fail to mention that they barely have electricity. It is not quaint, or cozy, etc. It is painful. It is JUST as it was - back when. Zero upgrades. The clerk was surely a...More

1  Thank Anita M
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Included in our stay at the Panama Hotel were free breakfasts at the adjacent tea house. Breakfast included a tea or coffee and one of their pastries (a cookie, croissant, cinnamon roll, etc.). Our server each morning was always the same whimsical girl who was...More

Thank Samantha A
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Coffee machine was out of action the time we were there, so basic coffee only available. Positive - staff there friendly.

Thank HRHtime33
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Ventured into the coffee cafe in the old Panama Hotel this morning and ordered an ice coffee to go. The coffee/tea shop itself is nothing unique, typical beverage items offered and nothing outlandish like unicorn drinks from elsewhere... The best part is the historical setting....More

Thank s s
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

On my second trip in a year to Seattle I lucked into the reviews for the Panama Hotel which is situated next door and offers patrons a free breakfast of a beverage and a pastry. Initially I didn't think I'd have time to indulge on...More

Thank MelbourneLeapy
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I am a local and this my favorite places to visit, I am there about three times a week. It is a 1910 Historical Landmark, the Coffee/Tea House has tremendous character, original hardwood floors, only surviving Japanese Bathhouse in the country out of hundreds! The...More

Thank Earl07
Reviewed 19 November 2016

I always take my out of town guests here. It's an one of a kind place. You can get a feel how Chinatown was likes years ago. Time stops here.

Thank nlance2016
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Very unique coffee house. I had Latte Soya (16oz) for 4.6, it is consider cheap compare to other coffee joints. The coffee house was quiet as not many customers were there. I appreciate the service I received from the barista and the quiet atmosphere I...More

Thank Enhan
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We received a warm welcome from the woman working, who suggested types of teas and the best treats for us. She made us flavored iced teas and offered to sweeten them for us. I had a delicious, moist and flavorful pineapple-coconut muffin and my husband...More

Thank Mary P
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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  • Address: 605 1/2 S Main St, Seattle, WA 98104-2754
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > International District
  • Neighbourhood: International District
  • Phone Number: +1 206-223-9242
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  • This restaurant is at Panama Hotel
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