Tender chunks of beef are sauteed with onions, crimini mushrooms, garlic, thyme and bay leaf then deglazed with red wine and simmered in a rich, housemade beef stock. Topped with a puff pastry crust, baked in the oven and served with wild greens tossed in balsamic vinaigrette. 14
Creamy arborio rice is blended with sautéed oyster, crimini and portabella mushrooms, garlic, fresh rosemary, thyme, crushed chile flakes and white wine in a rich house made vegetable stock and finished with a touch of cream. Topped with grated parmesan cheese and served with a side salad tossed with balsamic vinaigrette.
Lamb and French Brie Sandwich
New Zealand lamb is sliced thin and marinated in olive oil, fresh rosemary and roasted garlic then pan seared. Piled on warmed baguette with brie cheese, lettuce, honey mustard and caramelized onions and served with a side salad tossed in our apple thyme vinaigrette.
A clean crisp hard apple cider from England. Dry in character with a smooth, lightly effervescent finish. Served in it's own proper 20 oz. "Taunton Blackthorn" glass.
FULLER'S ENGLISH E.S.B.
The original E.S.B. from England. Brewed for over 150 years along the River Thames. A strong aromatic special bitter, with a full body, lots of malt and rich hops which are immediately evident. A true classic! Served in it's own proper 20 oz. "Fullers ESB" glass.
"NITRO DRAFT' HALE'S CREAM ALE
A light copper colored cream ale poured with a Co2-nitrogen mixture creating a creamy smooth consistency. Very easy to drink.
GUINNESS IRISH STOUT
A tradition from Ireland, creamy, almost velvety black in color with a mild roasted flavor. Poured with a nitrogen mixture creating a creamy smooth stout. Served in it's proper 20 oz. "Guinness" glass.
MARITIME ISLANDER PALE
A hearty pale ale. Golden in color with a strong dry-hopped finish due to the small bag of whole hops added to the finished keg.
MANNY'S PALE ALE
From the Georgetown brewery comes "Manny's Pale Ale". Copper in color with a distinctive hop character, this unfiltered beer is crisp and clean with a nice mild hop finsh.
BOUNDARY BAY INSIDE PASSAGE I.P.A.
Boundary Bay's I.P.A. is heavy with a floral aroma of NW hops and finishes with a distinctive dry character. A hop lover's delight.
MAC & JACK'S AFRICAN AMBER
Deep amber in color, this medium bodied, unfiltered ale has a nice balance of malt but ends with a light hop finish.
GEORGETOWN 9 LB. PORTER
A "main stay" in N.W. Porters. Georgetown 9 lb. Porter is black in color and full bodied in character ending with a malty chocolate finish.
ROTATING ALE HANDLE
We will be rotating a tap handle to showcase the extraordinary wealth of hand crafted ales, lagers and stouts available to us. Ask our servers for our current brewery and style.
BAYERN BREWERY PILSNER
German owned and brewed in Missoula Mt. since 1987, this excellent, small batch authentic German style Pilsner is light in character, golden in color and crisp on the finish. The longer lagering process results in a richer character. Served in a traditional 20 oz. Pilsner Mug.
FREMONT 'INTERURBAN' I.P.A.
Fremont Brewery in Ballard makes this well balanced yet flavorful I.P.A. A slight sweetness on the finish helps balance the full hop bitterness making this a hop lovers delight.
ROTATING I.P.A. HANDLE
We will be rotating a tap handle to showcase the extraordinary wealth of hand crafted I.P.A.'s available to us. Ask our servers for our current brewery and style.
ROSLYN DARK LAGER
From the great brewer's at Roslyn Brewery in Roslyn Wa, this Bavarian style Dark Lager is black in color yet light on the palate finishing with a roasty flavor.
SPINNAKER BAY SCOTCH ALE
This is an excellent Scotch Ale from Spinnaker Bay Brewery located in Hillman City, just one mile south of Columbia City. Very small batch and brewed with actual Scotch peat giving this beer a robust, full bodied, strong ale character. Excellent balance of malt and hop finish. 8% abv
Seattle Ale Houses Gift Cards are a great way to give a Gift to a friend, business associate, family member or just for yourself. Puchase in any denomination, use it anytime you come in, save your card and reload. Our Gift Cards may be purchased at any of our three locations and are redeemable at any location. So show someone that you care with a Seattle Ale Houses Gift Card! (Good always)
Welcome to the very first of Seattle's Gastropubs. By definition, in 1991, our company, seattlealehouses.com, legitimized the pub concept in the minds of people who otherwise would never have set foot inside. We do this by bringing the freshest local ingredients to each individual table as creative, innovative food married to local, handcrafted ales. All fresh ingredients, all fresh ales...... and get this: No Microwave Ovens, No Heatlamps and No Deep Fryers! Made to order and hot to your table. 23 years. No small accomplishment. And we continue to be acknowledged for our food and service. Come in and see what the talk is about. (Est. 1991)
WINTER ALES ARE COMING SOON!
Come in and enjoy locally-brewed, fresh and full-bodied Winter Ales! These "winter warmers" are darker in character, higher in alcohol, and meant to be enjoyed in moderation to warm you up inside when it's cold outside. Some examples we will pour: Sierra Celebration, Ninkasi Sleigh'r, Elysian Bi-Frost, Snoqualmie Avalanche Ale, Maritime Jolly Roger, Hale's Wee Heavy and on and on. All small batch, hand crafted beers! (Nov. till Jan.)
CASK CONDITION WEDNESDAYS
Every Wednesday we will be serving a Firken Keg of small batch, locally brewed Cask Conditioned beer. Different Brewery, different styles every week. We will set the Cask Keg on the bar and begin pouring at 5 p.m. till the beer is gone. Come in and try fresh, naturally fermented beer poured without CO2. Rich in flavor and soft on the palate. Call us at 206-723-5123 to find out which cask beer we are pouring. Or just join us for great "Cask" Beer! (Only Wednesdays)
'KILL THE KEG' TUESDAY
Every Tuesday night we offer the challenge to Kill the Keg of whichever rotating tap beer we have. And we make it easier for you by only charging $4.50 for an Imperial Pint. Come on in and take the challenge. A great way to spend a Tuesday night. 6pm till keg is gone. (Only Tuesdays)
SOUTH OF THE BORDER TACO MONDAYS
Each Monday from 6-10pm we will be offering authentic South of the Border Tacos made with corn tortillas filled with the freshest ingredients which will change weekly. $9 for 3 tacos or $13 for 3 tacos and salad. (Only Mondays)
GLUTEN FREE FOOD MENU
We are offering a separate, totally Gluten Free Food Menu. We have a 12 item Gluten Free menu which reflects our current, daily food menu. You have favorites you wish you could eat, well you can know. Come in and ask for our Gluten Free Menu. We always aim to please. (Lunch & Dinner)
LUNCH BLUE PLATE SPECIAL
For lunch, our kitchen creates a daily Blue Plate Special priced at $9. Stretch your dollar for lunch and get food with local ingredients, all freshly made and served with your choice of small craft beers. (Till 3 only / M - F)
OUR KILLER HAPPY HOUR!
We have a fantastic Happy Hour. Monday -Friday from 3pm-6pm. We offer: $5 Imperial 20 oz. Pints! $5.50 Well Drinks! (Hilltop location only) and $5 House Red or White Wine! And last but not least $6 & $7 Plates of our critically acclaimed Food! So stop in for a quick start on the evening. You'll see what people are talking about! (Now M-F / 3-6)
OUR TWO ROTATING TAP HANDLES
We rotate 2 tap handles to showcase the extraordinary wealth of hand crafted ales, lagers and stouts available to us from small, local brewerys. One keg at a time. Stop in and ask your server for our current brewery and style. (Rotates every one or two kegs)