Downtown Is Open

Welcome Back Downtown

Downtown Seattle’s business and nonprofit landscape was significantly altered by COVID-19. Today, more workers and visitors are returning to the center city, helping put downtown on a steady path to recovery. Help support downtown arts and cultural venues, retailers, restaurants and other businesses by using our directory below. Updated regularly, it features over 500 listings, including hours of operation and neighborhood. See you downtown!


Meal Types


Restaurants & Bars

Photo by 84 Yesler

84 Yesler

Creative local and global bites such as pasta, steak and seafood dishes are served at this cozy eatery. Now open for limited indoor dining – reservations recommended! 

Restaurants & Bars


Willkommen to Altstadt! This rustic bierhalle and brathaus specializes in northwest-inspired German fare and a warm atmosphere located in historic Pioneer Square.

Arts & Culture

Photo: ArtXchange Gallery

ArtXchange Gallery

ArtXchange Gallery is a contemporary art gallery that inspires exploration, encourages global perspectives and creates an exchange of ideas through art. Founded in 1995, the space has evolved from an online gallery to a pop-up showroom and now to a 2,000+ square foot gallery in Pioneer Square.

Restaurants & Bars


Browne Family Vineyards Tasting Room

The tasting room is a warm and welcoming respite from the hustle and bustle of the city. Have a glass of your go-to red or white, or try one of the tasting room exclusives only sold in-person.


Cone & Steiner

Cone & Steiner

Cone & Steiner is a one-stop shop brimming indoors and out with fresh flowers and produce, dry goods, ice cream, and a curated selection of prepared foods.

Offers can change at the discretion of business owners. Please double-check on their website before making purchases.

There are plenty of safe and clean ways to get downtown, but if you choose to drive, consider visiting for the best parking rates.