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Chinatown International District

Yesler Way and Fourth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104
+1 206-382-1197
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Seattle's oldest neighborhood is rich with history and serves as the cultural hub for Asian-Americans in the area.
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good27%
  • Average33%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
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Yesler Way and Fourth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104
+1 206-382-1197
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Walking from street to street, we had this idea of what would happen & not so much. We almost felt invasive going into a community that was not tourist driven. Walked in & out of a tattoo parlor that was Not Asian, no tat, walked...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife is Chinese and I usually like to stop and visit the Chinatowns to make my wife feel like her culture is respected in other cities and also to get her something to eat. We live in Beijing and it’s usually cool to see...More

1  Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great cultural experience. Common American groceries share shelf space with Asian staples and are packaged in their familiar forms but with Chinese writing. If you need to use the restroom, it is located in the adjoining food court and an access code is needed....More

Thank MDI2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like the Seattle Chinatown, or "International District", as it is now called.I like exploring and finding new shops and new restaurants, several of which I have reviewed here, and smelling yummy things cooking and just walking around. There are several interesting photographic ideas in...More

Thank KweqSmanit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Chinatown is average. It is not necessarily aesthetically pleasing or culturally that interesting. We had much better Asian food in downtown Seattle then we had in the international district.

Thank bpj1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Chinatown district of Seattle is OK. There are a ton of shops and restaurants run by locals, but there's not really much to see besides Hing Hay Park (even then, not much going on there). Aside from the lack of 'sightseeing' in Chinatown, there...More

Thank adss1230
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Walked around Chinatown. There wasn't much to do. Lots of shops, so if you're into shopping it's ok.

Thank Hana S
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This place consisted of just a few blocks and if really not worth visiting unless you wanna eat here or get some groceries. It's the tiniest Chinatown I've seen.

1  Thank JustLoveToFly
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Lots of great restaurants but I expected more shopping options. One highlight was Uwajimaya. Made the visit worthwhile.

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 22 June 2017

while not the biggest Chinatown- I still enjoyed it. Attractive arch greets visitors to the area. I thought the restaurants in the area were authentic and of fine quality. A large modern Asian grocery store can be found. A couple of museums located here appear...More

Thank jlantern3
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23 May 2017|
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Response from Monica N | Reviewed this property |
Not too many stores gearing for souvenirs in the heart of it. Mainly restaurants and groceries types of shops. There's Uwajimaya though that has a huge selection of things that she may like.
Bob D
30 November 2016|
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Response from Therfela | Reviewed this property |
It's quite near and Safeco can be seen from Chinatown. You can either take the bus or the train if you don't like to walk.
13 September 2016|
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Response from Barb C | Reviewed this property |
You can pick them up anywhere is Seattle downtown, also around Pikes Place or obviously near the Football Stadium