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Regular hours: 9:30 am – 6 pm
Last entry at 5 pm



Enhance your Aquarium experience with a snack or meal in our café. Our space offers ample indoor seating and, weather permitting, beautiful views from the tables on the outdoor deck!

Please note: Payments are accepted via credit/debit cards and other no-contact methods only—no cash transactions. Outside food is not allowed in the café.

Look for signs throughout the Aquarium to direct you to the café. We look forward to seeing you!


  • Sandwiches, salads, pizza, soups and other house-made items.
  • Made-to-order fish and chips, burgers, fries and more from the grill.
  • A variety of pastries, desserts and grab-and-go snacks.
  • Vegan options available.
  • Gluten-free options available upon request.
  • A selection of beverages, including an espresso bar, full-service coffee, soft drinks, juice, beer, wine and cocktails.
  • Food is served using reusable and compostable plates or containers; beverages in single-serving glass bottles, aluminum cans or compostable cups.
The second level exterior deck of the Seattle Aquarium cafe seen from across the street, against the backdrop of Elliot Bay and a boat moving by in the distance.
The cafe's outdoor deck offers stunning views of Elliott Bay.
Open seasonally and weather permitting.
An adult sea otter at the Seattle Aquarium looking upwards with its front paws resting on its front.

Giving Tuesday

Make a tax-deductible donation to the non-profit Seattle Aquarium

Your donation will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $10,000 thanks to a very generous anonymous donor!

Sea otter at the Seattle Aquarium laying on its back, raising its head and front paws.

Cyber weekend

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