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The 7 Best Bars Near West Seattle

Updated: August 7, 2022

Had a long day? These are our favorite West Seattle bars for a post-work cocktail and bucket of beer. After careful analysis of top articles and review sites, we know these are the best bars in West Seattle. Grab your crew and get to these great watering holes for craft beer, bar snacks and a good time!

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Bar, $$, AdmiralBar, $$Seattle, Admiral
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • TimeOut, 2019

    Best Bars

    TimeOut, 2019

The Alley

Bar, $$, JunctionBar, $$Seattle, Junction
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Prost! West Seattle

Bar, $$, AdmiralBar, $$Seattle, Admiral
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further


Bar, $$, GeorgetownBar, $$Seattle, Georgetown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Infatuation, 2017

    Where To Eat & Drink In Georgetown

    Infatuation, 2017
  • Eater, 2019

    Great Spots for Outdoor Dining and Drinking in Seattle

    Eater, 2019

The Velvet Elk

Bar, $$, Mt. BakerBar, $$Seattle, Mt. Baker
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0

Smarty Pants

Bar, $$, GeorgetownBar, $$Seattle, Georgetown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    Where to Find Terrific Takeout Food and Drinks in Georgetown

    Eater, 2020

Lottie's Lounge

Bar, $$, Columbia CityBar, $$Seattle, Columbia City
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 10951 restaurants in Seattle, 1095134 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1286 lists and articles from experts at Eater and Infatuation and more. All with some boam magic. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Eater - Where to Find Terrific Takeout Food and Drinks in Georgetown, Eater - Great Spots for Outdoor Dining and Drinking in Seattle and Infatuation - Where To Eat & Drink In Georgetown. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Most common questions

New Luck Toy, Ounces Taproom & Beer Garden, and West 5 are the highest-rated bars that are good for groups in West Seattle.

New Luck Toy is the highest-rated bar for a date night in West Seattle.

West 5, Can Bar, and Supreme are bars with a happy hour in West Seattle.

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