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6049 Seaview Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-2658
+1 206-789-3770
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sablefish” (59 reviews)
“salmon” (109 reviews)
“seafood” (108 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6049 Seaview Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-2658
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We sat on the deck on a delightful evening, that got a little cool. The manager passed out cozy blankets and lit the heaters. The view was wonderful as was the dinner. My wife's salmon was cooked perfectly as was my haddock. The clam chowder...More

Thank K3870RKalexk
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We got a recommendation from a guy on our flight from the UK otherwise we wouldn't have made the effort to travel out (25 mins from downtown) but it was worth every minute! We had a table on the terrace and ate while watching the...More

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful inside and outside dining, upstairs and downstairs dining. The restaurant and its outside patio is quiet and removed from the more heavily trafficked tourist areas, and thus is a favorite place for many Seattle natives to take guests. While dining we loved watching the...More

Thank marcopolopaloalto
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall the dining experience was just okay. I expected more given its reputation. The fish and chips were above average, but still a bit dry. The salmon sliders were good. The clam chowder was just okay; Pike Place Chowder is much better. The wine list...More

Thank PhilViking
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here with beautiful weather, and sat out on the deck. It was a gorgeous view, and the deck was well-kept. The service was excellent. Our waitress was friendly, attentive, and made sure my meal didn't have any gluten (I'm intolerant). They didn't, however,...More

Thank ampty2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ray's is by far, the best seafood restaurant in Seattle. And that's saying a lot because Seattle is known for its seafood. The service is great and the food is amazing!

Thank OutForTheJill
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ray's Cafe is the best spot in Seattle for exquisite views of the Olympic Mountains along with excellent food and service. Mojitos, clams, calamari are favorites during happy hour. The asian style Sablefish is phenomenal! I'm a frequent patron of Ray's - and it never...More

Thank Pat T
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a bright Sunday evening, we enjoyed a table next to the windows and the great view of Shilshole Bay. The staff was super attentive and professional. From the extensive and high quality wine list, we enjoyed a white wine - refreshing for a warm...More

Thank threestartraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fabulous evening at Ray's Boathouse Restaurant tonight. 2 of us had Tagliatelle which was absolutely delicious to the very last bite. The combined flavor of hazelnuts with mushroom medley in a rich buttery sauce with spinach made this pasta unforgettable and hard...More

Thank gkeil
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ups and downs: first the ups, service was outstanding, great views outside, sablefish is truly great. Downs, all the other food was so-so, and it was quite expensive. Nice night out all together.

Thank Wep25
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Questions & Answers
25 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Douglas Z | Property representative |
Yes. Chris was part of our Culinary team. We are all saddened by his pasting and wish his family well.
Steve B
27 November 2016|
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Response from Douglas Z | Property representative |
Good day. Our second floor cafe offers happy hour 4-6 pm seven days per week. More information can be found on our website. We hope to see you soon! Douglas Zellers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 12 - USD 65
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6049 Seaview Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107-2658
    (Market St.)
  • Public Transportation: Metro Bus #86,Seaview Ave. NW Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-789-3770
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A Seattle icon since 1973, Ray’s Boathouse, Café & Catering is internationally renowned for its unparalleled Northwest seafood and breathtaking waterfront view of Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains. Ray’s Boathouse is comfortably elegant, serving refined sustainable seafood, local meats and produce, and an extensive list of Northwest wines nightly. Ray’s Cafe is lively and fun, serving casual regional fare for lunch and dinner, with seasonal outdoor dining and a popular Happy Hour twice daily. Ray’s Catering offers professional full-service catering and a beautiful waterfront banquet room that is perfect for social and corporate entertaining.
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