Seattle Aquarium Café

Located on the second level above the Ackerley Foundation Puget Sound Hall 

Open Wednesday–Sunday, 9:30am–4pm

Enhance your Aquarium experience with a snack or meal in our café, now reopened with changes in place to protect the health and safety of all.

Choose from:

  • Espresso bar and full-service coffee.
  • A variety of house-made items served in grab-and-go or compostable to-go containers.
  • Beverages in single-serving glass bottles or aluminum cans.

*Note: at this time, we’re unable to offer made-to-order options; our grill and salad station are also closed for the time being.

Health and safety measures:

  • The Aquarium café is currently operating at a reduced capacity in accordance with restaurant reopening guidance in Governor Inslee’s Healthy Washington plan.
  • Barriers at registers and other potential face-to-face/face-to-food points of contact.
  • Seating available indoors (four or fewer people) and outdoors (one or two people).
  • Tables placed a minimum of six feet apart.
  • Communal dining areas cleaned after each use.
  • Payments accepted by credit/debit cards and other no-contact methods ONLY (no cash transactions).
  • Outside food is allowed in designated areas only.


Look for signs at the Aquarium to direct you to the café—we look forward to seeing you!