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Tavern Law

1406 12th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122-3906
+1 206-322-9734
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (2 reviews)
“great drinks” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, International, Pub
$$ - $$$
1406 12th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122-3906
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

We found this place after a recommendation and were glad we did. The drinks were really interesting and the glassware is really cool to see. The bartenders had a terrific personality...definitely worth the trip!

Thank chgoguy1971
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Sunday - Happy Hours all day long = cheap drinks and food. This is a good cocktail bar in the Capitol Hill district. Lots of excellent restaurants around for lunch or dinner.

Thank Lawrence T
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Across from the Ferrari showroom, this place has a short but delicious menu. There's something for everyone here. Drinks are great too. One thing I loved, they control the seated crowd inside so never feels like you are seating in the middle of a busy...More

Thank TheCuri0usOne
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Get there early to get a seat, this place is not very big. Service was sooooo slow, took forever to get our drinks & fries! The bartender that night made me a FANTASTIC Old Fashion, love those when they are made right. The two Gin...More

Thank psdietc0ke
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I had pre dinner drinks at Tavern Law on the Friday night. In hindsight we could have eaten there too but made a booking at a nearby Italian restaurant. The staff at Tavern Law were super friendly and obliging. The cocktail menu was excellent. Our...More

2  Thank John v
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This place is no longer cutting edge snd is a tad behind for the westcoast highend cocktail scene. It was also a bit shabby this vidit with dirty floors, stained menus, and moscow mule as the daily drink? The drink menu had only a few...More

Thank jtssea
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I've been going out in Seattle for years now and this remains the best craft cocktail bar in town. I just went back recently and they've added some new cocktails and brought up the salmon crostini's from the former Spur restaurant in Belltown. The way...More

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We stopped by Tavern Law for an hour before our reservation at needle and thread. The bourbon / single malt scotch selection was spectacular, while the aged tequila selection wasn't anything to speak about. That said, the bartender made a killer drink. I think the...More

Thank SteveWarshaw
Reviewed 9 May 2016

So I'm a bit late to comment since 4 of us went here March 25, 2016, but better late than never? Anyhow came here for happy hour (or early dinner, ha). Interior and furniture a bit chewed up. Drinks were so-so; We ordered 1 drink...More

Thank Ready2Travl2
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We love to go to Needle & Thread on weeknights when it's quieter. Both upstairs & downstairs have a great menu, and the staff really takes spirits seriously. Best barkeeps in Seattle!

1  Thank Raventwisp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, International, Pub
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1406 12th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122-3906
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-322-9734
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