Fred's Top Picks

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Note that we regularly update what constitutes a top pick so places can be relegated from the list if their beer range dips or there are other significant changes.


Large two-room pub (main room bar and games room) with outdoor seating in clement weather. Main room at entry has bar area (order at bar, usually no table service). No food but own food from nearby take out places allowed, or have it delivered. Widely regarded as one of Seattle's best.


The Pine Box A Don top pick A Fred top pick  Full menu available. WiFi available Regularly has Seattle brewed beers

Former funeral parlor converted into one of the city's best pubs. Beer list is updated in real-time, on-line.


Honorable Mention

Bottle shop with a bar and 40+ taps. Tasting flights available. No food but many nearby take out places.


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