Best schools in Seattle

Check out the top schools in Seattle, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. University of Washington
1. University of Washington
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70 local reviews
University of Washington, Seattle
+1 206-543-2100
UniversityPoint of interestEstablishment
Bryce
It's easy to get to the UW on the #49 bus from our building. A superb school.
Shyra
Another great school with a beautiful campus. I highly recommend taking a walk to Suzallo Library. Absolutely …
Jenny
My school! Beautiful campus for sight seeing.
1. University of Washington
1. University of Washington
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70 local reviews
University of Washington, Seattle
+1 206-543-2100
Bryce
Bryce
It's easy to get to the UW on the #49 bus from our building. A superb school.
Shyra
Shyra
Another great school with a beautiful campus. I highly recommend taking a walk to Suzallo Library. Absolutely stunning. You will want to bri…
Jenny
Jenny
My school! Beautiful campus for sight seeing.
2. Full Tilt Columbia City
2. Full Tilt Columbia City
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30 local reviews
5041 Rainier Avenue S, Seattle
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+1 206-226-2740
StoreFoodPoint of interest
Rachael
Old School Pinball and Arcade plus unique ice-cream flavors
Mar
Old school arcade local ice cream parlor -- pinball and video games like Pacman are alive and well there -- wi…
Elisabeth And Joe
This beloved local chain has amazing ice cream in original flavors, old-school arcade games, and beer. If you’…
2. Full Tilt Columbia City
2. Full Tilt Columbia City
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30 local reviews
5041 Rainier Avenue S, Seattle
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+1 206-226-2740
Rachael
Rachael
Old School Pinball and Arcade plus unique ice-cream flavors
Mar
Mar
Old school arcade local ice cream parlor -- pinball and video games like Pacman are alive and well there -- with outstanding ice cream, and …
Elisabeth And Joe
Elisabeth And Joe
This beloved local chain has amazing ice cream in original flavors, old-school arcade games, and beer. If you’re an ice cream connoisseur, a…
3. Zoo Tavern
3. Zoo Tavern
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14 local reviews
2301 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 206-329-3277
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Anthony
Old school, hippy dive tavern.
Gillian
If you want an old school Seattle tavern with cheap beer and pool tables, this is the place.
Gillian
If you want an old school Seattle tavern with cheap beer and pool tables, this is the place.
3. Zoo Tavern
3. Zoo Tavern
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14 local reviews
2301 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 206-329-3277
Anthony
Anthony
Old school, hippy dive tavern.
Gillian
Gillian
If you want an old school Seattle tavern with cheap beer and pool tables, this is the place.
Gillian
Gillian
If you want an old school Seattle tavern with cheap beer and pool tables, this is the place.
4. Shoreline Community College
4. Shoreline Community College
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4 local reviews
16101 Greenwood Avenue North, Shoreline
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+1 206-546-4101
UniversitySchoolPoint of interest
Shyra
It's a great school and its walking distance.
Chris (And Rick)
Great school, offering a variety of educational and cultural opportunities.
Shyra
It's a great school and its walking distance.
4. Shoreline Community College
4. Shoreline Community College
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4 local reviews
16101 Greenwood Avenue North, Shoreline
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+1 206-546-4101
Shyra
Shyra
It's a great school and its walking distance.
Chris (And Rick)
Chris (And Rick)
Great school, offering a variety of educational and cultural opportunities.
Shyra
Shyra
It's a great school and its walking distance.
5. Borracchini's Bakery
5. Borracchini's Bakery
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11 local reviews
2307 Rainier Avenue South, Seattle
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
+1 206-325-1550
BakeryFoodStore
Elizabeth
This area was settled by Italians, and was called The Garlic Gulch. This is a great little deli, bakery, groce…
Geno
Old school Italian Bakery and Deli. They have so many treats and ready to go Italian dishes and fantastic san…
Jyoti And Tushar
Italian bakery and groceries. Go for their cakes and Italian sodas
5. Borracchini's Bakery
5. Borracchini's Bakery
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11 local reviews
2307 Rainier Avenue South, Seattle
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
+1 206-325-1550
Elizabeth
Elizabeth
This area was settled by Italians, and was called The Garlic Gulch. This is a great little deli, bakery, grocery, coffee shop, specializing …
Geno
Geno
Old school Italian Bakery and Deli. They have so many treats and ready to go Italian dishes and fantastic sandwiches. Deli is a bit slow b…
Jyoti And Tushar
Jyoti And Tushar
Italian bakery and groceries. Go for their cakes and Italian sodas
6. Hattie's Hat Restaurant
6. Hattie's Hat Restaurant
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15 local reviews
5231 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 206-784-0175
BarRestaurantFood
Lisa
A Ballard institution -- an old-school bar that's been around for many decades. Good fun.
Keith
Great breakfast spot and old school dive bar up front.
Katie
For the local scene and great breakfast on the weekends.
6. Hattie's Hat Restaurant
6. Hattie's Hat Restaurant
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15 local reviews
5231 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 206-784-0175
Lisa
Lisa
A Ballard institution -- an old-school bar that's been around for many decades. Good fun.
Keith
Keith
Great breakfast spot and old school dive bar up front.
Katie
Katie
For the local scene and great breakfast on the weekends.
7. Wedgwood Broiler
7. Wedgwood Broiler
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5 local reviews
8230 35th Avenue Northeast, Seattle
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 206-523-1115
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Elizabeth
This place is an old school Seattle restaurant, hasn't been updated since your grandparents. The bar is aweso…
Matt
Old school eatery with great prices and cheap drinks
Carol
All American dinner style. Generous portions.
7. Wedgwood Broiler
7. Wedgwood Broiler
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5 local reviews
8230 35th Avenue Northeast, Seattle
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 206-523-1115
Elizabeth
Elizabeth
This place is an old school Seattle restaurant, hasn't been updated since your grandparents. The bar is awesome, stiff drinks.
Matt
Matt
Old school eatery with great prices and cheap drinks
Carol
Carol
All American dinner style. Generous portions.
8. Wallingford Center
8. Wallingford Center
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8 local reviews
1815 N 45th St, Seattle
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 206-547-7246
Shopping mallClothing storeStore
Steve
Small and unique shopping center in the heart of the neighborhood. An old 1900s elementary school now houses …
Elaine & David
It's not really a mall, because it is in an old school building, and not so big as a mall. There are a couple…
Barbara
Great shopping and ambience in old school house. Clothing, jewelry, and many items made locally by artisans. G…
8. Wallingford Center
8. Wallingford Center
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8 local reviews
1815 N 45th St, Seattle
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 206-547-7246
Steve
Steve
Small and unique shopping center in the heart of the neighborhood. An old 1900s elementary school now houses boutiques, a gourmet cupcake s…
Elaine & David
Elaine & David
It's not really a mall, because it is in an old school building, and not so big as a mall. There are a couple of nice clothing stores for w…
Barbara
Barbara
Great shopping and ambience in old school house. Clothing, jewelry, and many items made locally by artisans. Great place to buy gifts and so…
9. Hollywood Schoolhouse
9. Hollywood Schoolhouse
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4 local reviews
14810 Northeast 145th Street, Woodinville
+1 425-481-7925
Point of interestEstablishment
Michael
Hollywood Schoolhouse is ideally situated for hosting weddings and other formal to informal events.
Laurie
Once a real working school and now a venue for wedding receptions and wineries, this early 20th century buildi…
Holly
There are probably 20 winery tasting rooms within a one minute walk of this intersection.
9. Hollywood Schoolhouse
9. Hollywood Schoolhouse
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4 local reviews
14810 Northeast 145th Street, Woodinville
+1 425-481-7925
Michael
Michael
Hollywood Schoolhouse is ideally situated for hosting weddings and other formal to informal events.
Laurie
Laurie
Once a real working school and now a venue for wedding receptions and wineries, this early 20th century building is standing the test of tim…
Holly
Holly
There are probably 20 winery tasting rooms within a one minute walk of this intersection.
10. Harbor History Museum
10. Harbor History Museum
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7 local reviews
4121 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 253-858-6722
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Michelle
It's really awesome! Great displays! They even have an actual old school house and actual old fishing boat!
Lee
Wonderful exhibits including the original Gig Harbor school house. Great way to learn about the history of Gig…
Brenna
Gig Harbor has roots as a small fishing village. There is a lot to be learned from visiting this fun museum.
10. Harbor History Museum
10. Harbor History Museum
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7 local reviews
4121 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 253-858-6722
Michelle
Michelle
It's really awesome! Great displays! They even have an actual old school house and actual old fishing boat!
Lee
Lee
Wonderful exhibits including the original Gig Harbor school house. Great way to learn about the history of Gig Harbor for young and old.
Brenna
Brenna
Gig Harbor has roots as a small fishing village. There is a lot to be learned from visiting this fun museum.
11. McMenamins Anderson School
11. McMenamins Anderson School
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14 local reviews
18607 Bothell Way NE, Bothell
(425) 398-0122
RestaurantFoodLodging
Nina
This place is MUST see! The McMenamin brothers took Bothell's old school buildings and made it into the most …
Connie
This is a really cool place. Once the site of Bothell High School, McMenamins has repurposed the buildings in…
Aimee & Chris
If you know about McMenamins, you know they have some really awesome properties that have been converted from …
11. McMenamins Anderson School
11. McMenamins Anderson School
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14 local reviews
18607 Bothell Way NE, Bothell
(425) 398-0122
Nina
Nina
This place is MUST see! The McMenamin brothers took Bothell's old school buildings and made it into the most amazing place! It's an wonder…
Connie
Connie
This is a really cool place. Once the site of Bothell High School, McMenamins has repurposed the buildings into 3 restaurants, a beer garde…
Aimee & Chris
Aimee & Chris
If you know about McMenamins, you know they have some really awesome properties that have been converted from old school buildings into rest…