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701 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-7097
+1 206-264-0152
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
26 May 2017
“Just OK”
23 Sep 2015
“Amazing Location”
Open Now
06:30 - 21:00All hours
Cafe, Fast food
701 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-7097
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

Small and very busy place. Yes, I can say I've been to the first Starbucks but I'm not sure it was worth it.

Thank Patrick F
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Located on the 40th floor of the Columbia Tower, this is advertised as the highest Starbucks in the world (elevation .. not prices!). The products are the same as others in the chain, but it is the only shop where you can enjoy a cup...More

Thank Rumples
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Very crowded at 10 in the morning on a Friday. Seating is limited. Not the place to go if you want to sit and have a cuppa. Clean facility, good food.

Thank Rusty P
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Starbucks with a view to die for. This is 39 floors up in the Columbia Center tower. It is free to get to this level. Plenty of seating all with great views.

Thank KiddyBoy
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

It's a Starbucks...with a great view. This Starbucks isn't getting 5 stars for the service, or the coffee, it's getting 5 stars because of the view! This Starbucks is located on the 40th floor of the Columbus Center, and provides great views of the city...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 23 May 2015

Great service, delicious coffee, friendly staff, unbeatable view, and you can stay as long as you like. What else do you want?

Thank katdarcy
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

Starbucks is consistent!! I travel all day long from city to city by car and it is so nice to know that I can count on Starbucks!! Whenever I need a tea or coffee break or just a breakfast sandwich or sweet treat, it is...More

Thank kylechad
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

Okay. Do they have an open bathroom policy. Still in seattle with TONS of small rosters, why not choose a better place?

Thank jbjmog
Reviewed 21 April 2015

So there is a Starbucks on the ground floor of the Columbia tower, but don't fall for that. Go inside and find your way to the elevators that go to the 40th floor. There you will find a small Starbucks that has a few tables...More

Thank todbookless
Reviewed 15 April 2015

The service is "Starbucks", so no doubt about the quality of food and beverage. What makes this coffe house a special one is its location, which is the 40th floor of the highest skyscraper of the city, the Columbia Tower. It's just amazing to sit...More

Thank Ago G
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Dinner
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Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-7097
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-264-0152
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