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Virginia Inn

) #267 of 3,248 Restaurants in Seattle $$ - $$$ American, ,
1937 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101-1010
+1 206-728-1937
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good50%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (13 reviews)
“crab louie” (2 reviews)
“rockfish” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1937 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101-1010
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in here for lunch because it was conveniently located and ended up really enjoying the food. Nice sandwiches, crab cakes, salads, local beers. Good service too. Bonus: you can actually carry on a conversation without having to shout over the music.

Thank MissMez
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly and accommodating staff -- we were in a hurry -- and incredible cod fish and chips. Full bar.

Thank Augietown
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We loved the homey atmosphere in this corner neighborhood eatery. Both my husband and I ordered the portabello risotto and LOVED it! Others in our party had the crab louie which he said was one of the best ever. The other couple in our party...More

Thank MelissaScott7613
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

The happy hour appetizers are amazing! The mussels and crab cakes are to die for.. we'll be back again next year for sure.

Thank dmgonzales
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We flew into Seattle Friday evening and by the time we got to our room and back out on the street, it was 10PM. The only place open was Virginia Inn - lucky us! No really! The food was delicious - the service was good,...More

Thank tahinton2016
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This is a lovely place. The menu has a strong French bistro influence (fabulous moules frites) and is relaxed with excellent service. The room is historical, beautiful and warm with a great old wooden bar and original old white tile floors. The Virginia Inn is...More

Thank Paula_GSantaMonica
Reviewed 15 September 2016

These guys were very accommodating letting me pick up an order to go since my friend had already crashed for the day. Got her the squash risotto and I had the crab louie - yum! Enough for 2 meals each!

Thank gordsgal
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We recently visited the Virginia Inn for a late lunch. We had been visiting the Space Needle and walking around the Fish Market and wanted a quiet place to sit and have lunch. We stumbled upon the restaurant and just decided to take a chance...More

Thank TallieB
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We got off the plane from NYC and wanted to have lunch at Pike Market...not happening as it was more crowded than Fifth Avenue. So we took a walk and stumbled upon this lovely restaurant. Good service, a great Crab Louie salad and reasonable prices....More

Thank VanderZyppe
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The place has a great neon sign. Very cool. It's been around since the early 1900's. We were looking for a place with a variety of meals away from the hub bub of Pikes Place Market and felt like we found it here. We had...More

1  Thank monica h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1937 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101-1010
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-728-1937
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