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Things to do in South Lake Union, Seattle

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Landmark
“If Seattle is known for anything, this is it. If views are your thing, purchase a ticket and check out the newly renovated observation deck. For an better view that includes the Space Needle, head over to Kerry Park!”
  • 487 locals recommend
Museum
“This awesome museum use to only focus on music, but now it’s changed to all kinds of pop culture. You’ll see exhibits from important Seattle bands like Nervana & Pearl Jam. When you enter the museum, you’ll see the massive TV screen and the statue just recently placed outside of the museum of Chris Cornell.”
  • 243 locals recommend
Museum
“Experience the city's most iconic artifacts at MOHAI. Free admission to permanent exhibits on the first Thursday of every month.”
  • 189 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
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“The Space Needle is to Seattle, what the Eiffel Tower is to Paris. This iconic structure debut in April of 1962 for the Century 21 World’s Fair here in Seattle. With a rotating glass bottom floor you’ll see a spectacular panoramic view as you see the city 600 feet in the air. Admission tickets start at $20.00 per adult, but what a view!”
  • 72 locals recommend
Boat or Ferry
“This is a great way to get a feel for Downtown Seattle. The duck boats share the history of downtown and give local recommendations. ”
  • 77 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Rent a kayak or standup paddle board on a good day to experience different view of the city from the water. Take a dip in the water during the summer time and have a picnic at the park.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Korean Restaurant
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“Korean street food beautifully prepared. Their brunch is excellent too. Same owners also have Joule restaurant near Fremont. ”
  • 69 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Awesome diner! Definitely try their sour cream coffee cake, it's delicious.”
  • 60 locals recommend
Museum
“Just a wonderful place to walk around on a sunny day. Beautiful boats on beautiful Lake Union. Right next to the Museum of History and Industry and at the end of the C line (bus route).”
  • 48 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Amazing brunch. Make a reservation online if you go on the weekend. Great gluten free options”
  • 48 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Music is only on vinyl or tape and there’s a great breakfast spot around the corner called B-Side!”
  • 40 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Small place but they make great cocktails, In Capitol Hill with a Top Pot Donuts right next door!!”
  • 48 locals recommend
Donut Shop
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“Seattle's famous donuts. It's my personal favorite donut place in the city. Try the maple bar! There's a location on Madison street across the street from Swedish Hospital as well.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Sporting Goods Shop
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“The REI Flagship store is a site to behold for anyone interested in outdoor gear. They sell everything from camping gear to apparel to bicycles, roof racks, and kayaks. ”
  • 46 locals recommend
Bar
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“Contemporary, vibrant destination offering New American plates, cocktails & brews, plus free games.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This is a small Italian restaurant which serves a 6 course meal. There is no menu. The wait staff comes over and asks about food preferences then curates a meal for you. ”
  • 10 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Korean Restaurant
“Korean street food beautifully prepared. Their brunch is excellent too. Same owners also have Joule restaurant near Fremont. ”
  • 69 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“Awesome diner! Definitely try their sour cream coffee cake, it's delicious.”
  • 60 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Amazing brunch. Make a reservation online if you go on the weekend. Great gluten free options”
  • 48 locals recommend
Bar
“Contemporary, vibrant destination offering New American plates, cocktails & brews, plus free games.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is a small Italian restaurant which serves a 6 course meal. There is no menu. The wait staff comes over and asks about food preferences then curates a meal for you. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of the best Seattle taco restaurants, this location is easier to park near South Lake Union”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
“Great BBQ with great options at a great price! After coming here several times, I can confirm that no matter what you order, it will be tasty. This is a high quality barbecue place with offerings that won't burn a hole in your wallet. Everything from the pulled pork, to the chicken, to the personal favorite of brisket are all cooked wonderfully! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Amazing beer garden in the summer! Has a different food truck every night. ”
  • 28 locals recommend

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