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Serious Pie

#18 of 3,053 Restaurants in Seattle
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316 Virginia St, Seattle, WA 98101-1117
+1 206-838-7388
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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152 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is definitely one of the finer pizzas I've had. Great crust. Light and crispy, but still substantial. Charred nicely. Zippy and flavorful sauce. 1 pizza is good to share for 2 for a light meal. Good beer and wine list. Wine was pretty on the Italian. Service was really friendly and very efficient.

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Thank KrisK_8
Sudbury, Canada
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122 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We first visited SP near Pike Place in May of 2010. Amazed at the creativity in the stripped down pies. Potatoes? Fennel sausage? Sooooo good. On a return trip last Sept we visited with our three year old. Food was outstanding, and the same creative options were available. I only wish the pie variety was deeper...and while the crust tastes... More 

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Thank Dann K
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love good pizza, tried most places in seattle, keep coming back to Serious Pie. It is the only Tom Douglas eating place that I would give praise to.

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Thank mark b
Missoula, Montana
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The pizza here is first rate and the service was friendly and helpful. That said, the policy of a mandatory tip of 20% puts a negative feeling to the place.

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Thank Donald G
Seattle
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205 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First off-the place was packed. Very popular. I guess I just don't have an appreciation for pizza that's not a meat combo. Sausage pizza was good just not worth $23 in my opinion. Service charge of 20% is auto added. BTW-Great service. I wouldn't go back.

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Thank Todd A
East Wenatchee, Washington
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This wood fire pizza joint is great for a casual meal of funky pizza and has a good tap list. I just feel it is a little over the top to have a 20% gratuity added to your bill. Why is it that I can choose how much I want to tip? I'm always shocked that an established restaurant feels... More 

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2 Thank DuDaw
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was not a happy camper when I saw that Serious Pie automatically charges 20% tip on your bill. The wages in Seattle are already high and to impose 20% for service in such a restaurant where a) the turnover is really quick and b) there is not a lot on the menu that requires 20% extra pay for a... More 

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3 Thank Anne G
Brooklyn, New York
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71 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend recommended Serious Pie to me and so glad he did. This spot is wonderful! Had a quick lunch here after a business meeting and thoroughly enjoyed the pizza special I ordered, which had pomegranate bits, pancetta, hazelnuts, blue cheese and carmelized fennel (I believe). Super unique and wonderful flavors on a crispety perfectly wood fired crust. And of... More 

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Thank jillysp
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great pizza, good wine, friendly staff and crowded but fun atmosphere. Yes, you'll be bumping elbows with the person sitting beside you and will hardly know where to put your keys and coat... but so what! It's called communal dining with the locals and maybe that's how we were supposed to eat. I didn't give 5 stars because in all... More 

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Thank Chris M
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered a salad, carrot appetizer, and the buffalo mozzarella pizza. The pizza was delicious and we loved the appetizers just as much. Service was fun and friendly. Get the coconut cream pie for dessert! Divine! Great experience and a fun night out!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 Virginia St, Seattle, WA 98101-1117
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-838-7388

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?