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Bottleworks

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

139 Ratings
Ratings: 139
Reviews: 106
rAvg: 4.43
pDev: 12.42%
Taps: 9
Bottles: 950
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar, Store ]

1710 N 45th St
Ste 3
Seattle, Washington, 98103-6855
United States
phone: (206) 633-2437

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @bottleworks

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Reviews by woemad:
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4.55/5  rDev +2.7%

Finally was able to make a visit to Seattle's Mecca of beer. I can report it's every bit as good as everyone says. Found all sorts of goodies, mostly in 22oz bombers. When first entering, the extent of the low lighting can come as a shock, and I had to give my eyes a moment to adjust - but once they adjusted, they were very happy eyes, I can tell you!

Prices were steeper than my local beerstores, but not to a ridiculous extent. In fact, 12oz bottle prices were about the same as what I was used to. Lots of glassware and t-shirts available, but I was there strictly for beer.

Service was unobtrusive. I don't need someone to hold my hand, and when I asked questions they were thoughtfully answered.

Outstanding store that is run with quality in mind. I'd come back in a heartbeat next time I'm in town.

woemad, Oct 02, 2007
More User Reviews:
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4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

anteater, Oct 14, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +7.2%

rab53, Sep 09, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +7.2%

BDeibs, Sep 06, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +7.2%

Amazing selection. Always have something they pull up from the cellar that completely blows your mind.

crowellbw, Aug 30, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

BUNZILLA, Aug 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev -9.7%

RedDon, Aug 06, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -4.1%

Alpar, Aug 03, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

GeorgiaBeerGuy, Jul 18, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

strongaf, Jul 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev -9.7%

Lorianneb, Jul 05, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -4.1%

BeerisUber, Jul 03, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

510a, Jun 28, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +7.2%

sharpski, Jun 26, 2014
Photo of draheim
4.16/5  rDev -6.1%

Bottleworks is a Seattle beer institution, but they have some stiff competition these days. Where they shine is the depth of their cellar and their special relationships with breweries up and down the West Coast (and probably beyond). Their anniversary events and beers are legendary. I'm not crazy about the dark, cave-like atmosphere (or the choice of music most days) and their 21+ policy is a bit inconvenient if I want to just run in and grab a few bottles but have the kid in tow. But if a certain beer comes out you can almost be assured that BW will have it -- and also that they'll likely sell out before any other store in town. Staff is helpful if you need help. Prices are on par with other places.

draheim, Jun 21, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

markgugs, Jun 20, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +7.2%

HoppySeb, Jun 10, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -4.1%

SavageHopHead, Jun 03, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -4.1%

dipso123, May 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev -9.7%

Sammy, May 08, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

Gobzilla, May 02, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +1.6%

offby1, Apr 12, 2014
Photo of Sound_Explorer
4.38/5  rDev -1.1%

Was my first bottle shop I ever went to going on 5 years or so now. Nearly cried when I walked in, seeing all the fancy beers that had been so hard for me to get up until that point. Haven't been in some time now (have a great shop 5mins away from home now) but still has a place at the top in the Seattle area. It has undoubtly changed and gotten a little bigger but they have a wide array, nice people to help you and a few times (I believe there are around doublt digits now) to try some selections as well.

Coming to Seattle? Give Bottleworks a visit (and the surrounding Wallingford/Fremont/Ballard) if you like beer and helpful people to point you in the right direction.

Sound_Explorer, Mar 06, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -4.1%

Cynic-ale, Feb 13, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +7.2%

TurdFurgison, Feb 11, 2014
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Bottleworks in Seattle, WA
98 out of 100 based on 139 ratings.