Radiator Whiskey

4.7
290 reviews
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$30 and under
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Comfort Food

In the heart of Pike Place Market, Radiator Whiskey features food that brings a smile and drinks in every variety of container and iteration; straight, mixed, bottled, canned and on tap. Step inside Radiator Whiskey and be immersed in Pacific Northwest atmosphere, warm tones, industrial architecture and plenty of natural wood accents including a larger than live whiskey barrel wall.



Radiator Whiskey has daily happy hour drink specials and nightly food specials on top of the regular menu. All the dishes are created fresh with options such as aurora apple salad, smoked half chicken, fried pork shank and turkey drum confit.


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1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Just had 2 drinks, and tater tots. It was great, the cocktails we ordered (renegade and the sun goes down ) paired well.

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p
Seattle
3 reviews
Dined on May 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Awesome place. I brought my wife for dinner but it’s more suited for a guys night out. Just my option. Great whiskey selection. I’ll be back to try the half smoked pigs head.

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Phoenix
3 reviews
Dined on May 17, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great location! Request a table by the window for people watching. Tater tots were a must and only $5 during happy hour. Pork shank was also delicious.

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IB
Seattle
15 reviews
Dined on May 16, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Never disappoints - Food is amazing - great cocktails - Fantastic service - Fun spot to take visitors

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BF
Portland
1 review
Dined on May 11, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

One of my Seattle favorites!

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GW
1 review
Dined on April 27, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food and cocktails were great and reasonably priced. Server was very knowledgeable about the cocktails and their ingredients. Music was too loud to have a dinner conversation over. Since it was our anniversary it put a damper on our evening. If you want to converse with your partner over dinner this is not the place. Otherwise it deserves the 5 stars we gave it.

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KR
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on April 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Loved the Brisket. It might have been a little early in the season to have so many windows open, but the staff closed some when asked.

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OT
1 review
Dined on April 20, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Best hole in the wall in Pike Market so far

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GG
New England
7 reviews
Dined on April 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent service and such a great selection!

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SB
1 review
Dined on April 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Went here for the first time for my fiancé’s birthday. It was top notch, it’s a lively place! We were tucked into the corner which gave us a bit of privacy. Our food and drinks were excellent. The brisket was so tender and flavorful. They even suggested an off menu drink to make so my fiancé could have what he was craving. Not to mention that when booking I added a note for a candle with our dessert and they came through. We will be back for sure.

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PB
1 review
Dined on April 17, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The real treasure of the day was when the servers gave me my coffee in a Macho Man Randy Savage mug, and later, an Ultimate Warrior mug.

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PC
Seattle
14 reviews
Dined on April 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Deliciousness! A must go to when in Seattle!

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AG
Seattle
1 review
Dined on April 13, 2019
Overall 3food 2service 5ambience 3

Service was great, drinks were delicious. Food was really unremarkable, and since we were there for dinner with a friend from out of town, we were disappointed. The only good part of our meal was the brussels sprouts appetizer. The rest was bland, though huge portions. Seattle has way better food elsewhere.

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Minneapolis
1 review
Dined on April 11, 2019
Overall 2food 2service 4ambience 4

Food was ordinary- expected more based on ratings

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JT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on April 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great place to have a meal if you are ever near the waterfront. I recommend you make a reservation. I usually attempt to eat at the bar in most places. Radiator Whiskey is a small place, with a small bar area that more than likely, won't have space available to eat there. Nice cocktail selection, staff is great, and the food is awesome. Two chefs in a small kitchen view-able from the dining room kick out a great product. Will go again..

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DB
1 review
Dined on March 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding service from Abbey. Fabulous whiskey cocktails--I tried 3 and they were all terrific. Don't miss the smoked mushrooms or fried brussel sprouts. Also great brisket. When I am in Seattle, I never skip going to this place.

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E
Las Vegas
2 reviews
Dined on March 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The bourbon margarita was amazing!! We had such a good time. It was intimate yet fun. Noise level made it feel like we were out having a good time but could still enjoy a conversation with just the two of us. We were very pleasantly surprised with the popcorn (went perfect with the margarita) and the chicken we shared was so good!! We’ll be back and we’ll bring friends!

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BD
1 review
Dined on March 26, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Recommend the old fashioned and a slice of pecan pie to anybody whose still breathing. Impressive.

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C
Seattle
67 reviews
Dined on March 22, 2019
Overall 3food 2service 5ambience 3

Well, if you love hot spicy food and a loud noisy environment with an amazing whiskey list, Radiator Whiskey is for you. Definitely a place for a younger crowd right in the heart of Pikes Market.

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M
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on March 11, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Loved it! The food was outstanding and the atmosphere unique and fun. It's a small place and very popular so you need a reservation. I only wish there were a few more entrees to choose from on the menu, but the ones we ordered were delicious and I'd rather have quality food than a huge menu of options. I had the brisket and my boyfriend had the meatloaf sandwich. He had a beer and I had the cider which was nice and dry and crisp. The brisket was tender and I loved the arugula side. The sauce on the brisket was unlike any I've tasted. It's very noisy, so not great for a first date or if you're trying to catch up with an old friend! But otherwise the noise wouldn't bother me, it makes for a fun night out.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on February 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Excellent pork shank and whiskey. Restaurant was a bit hard to find but once there it was awesome

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LI
Indiana
3 reviews
Dined on February 23, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always one of my favorite places. Food is always good, service is excellent. Just all around great.

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San Francisco
1 review
Dined on February 21, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food, the best cocktails and great service!

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c
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on February 20, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great place to take out of town people , next to Pikes place market.

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MU
Seattle
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

We really enjoyed the music (David Bowie, The Clash) and the atmosphere was pretty cool (vintage pics of Johnny Cash on the wall, etc.) The free popcorn for the table was an interesting touch. If you sit up against the window, the lights from "Showgirls" across the street was obnoxious but other then that we had a great time. The signature cocktails were good too, I recommend the "Phil Collins."

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OT
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on January 26, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food is amazing. Such a great list of spirits. Definitely will be back. Service was great too. The waitress accidentally heard my order wrong and still fixed the drink order even tho it was pricy. Thank you.

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AV
Philadelphia
5 reviews
Dined on January 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The pig head was definitely worth it and the Brussel sprouts were the best I’ve ever had. The value here is unbeatable.

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OT
1 review
Dined on January 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food paired with quality service!!! Pork cakes with Sirachi Aioli to die

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KN
1 review
Dined on January 12, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Christa made our evening very enjoyable. It was date night and we were in no hurry. She was energetic, fun, checked in with us with a wink and never made us feel rushed. Will definitely be back

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MM
Phoenix
5 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a great experience at Raditor Whiskey. Enjoyed New Year’s Eve dinner here and stayed to ring in the New Year. The best drinks and amazing food.

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KD
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 4

Came on a double date on New Year's Eve. We had the apple salad and tater tots to share + the apple moscow mule. I enjoyed those. I also enjoyed the free popcorn!

For the entree, my boyfriend and ordered the fried pork shank. While it was tasty and well-done, the meal felt incomplete - perhaps a side included or something would have been nice. It got tiring to eat after a while on it's own.

Overall, I had a good time though I felt I wasn't really satisfied from the meal.

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M
San Diego
37 reviews
Dined on December 29, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great concept. Yummy food, great service. Second visit here from out of town and definitely did not disappoint!

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CB
Los Angeles
5 reviews
Dined on December 18, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Service was friendly and welcoming, drinks were great, and the food was great. Overall a wonderful experience!

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BQ
Seattle
9 reviews
Dined on December 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 3ambience 5

Never disappoints. Food is fantastic as are the cocktials. I am a ceiliac and so need gluten free and they are great about this.

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RL
Seattle
1 review
Dined on October 29, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wow, I really love this place. The servers really seem to love their jobs too and go out of their way to make your evening wonderful! At first, this was just a place with just amazing meat, but now, it's a really special place to me just because of how wonderful I have been treated there.

As for their meat I have three words to say: perfect smoke ring. What more is there to say? Well, maybe one more thing. The meat falls off the bone!

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RM
1 review
Dined on October 20, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We always love to eat and drink here! The staff always makes me feel comfortable and important without being 'stuffy'

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RR
1 review
Dined on October 18, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Always a must when in Seattle. The head chef is awesome

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OT
Las Vegas
2 reviews
Dined on October 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great place, awesome food, amazing customer service

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Savannah
1 review
Dined on October 8, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Krista was one of the best waitress I have ever had! Great food great service!!

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b
Los Angeles
13 reviews
Dined on October 6, 2018
Overall 3food 1service 5ambience 5

Meh for food. Wonderful drinks and service. Won't be back for food. Maybe for drinks and fun waitstaff as that was excellent.

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