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Top Choice Brewery in Green Lake & Fremont

Fremont Brewing Company

This relatively new microbrewery, in keeping with current trends, sells its wares via an attached tasting room rather than a full-blown pub. Not only is the beer divine (try the seasonal bourbon barrel-aged Abominab…
Top Choice Cafe in Green Lake & Fremont

Milstead & Co

A relatively new multi-roaster business, this fabulous neighborhood coffee bar in Fremont prefers to carefully select other people’s beans rather than roast its own, but chooses them with the skill and precision of …
Bar in Green Lake & Fremont

Brouwer's Cafe

Rather than producing its own beer, Brouwer's stocks the brews of others – lots of them. Indeed, it, arguably, offers the finest beer selection in the city: an astounding 64 brews on tap along with over 300 bottled …
Bar in Green Lake & Fremont

Schilling Cider House

Continuing a tradition that apparently began with the Pilgrim Fathers (who allegedly smuggled a barrel of cider onto the Mayflower), Schilling is at the forefront of Seattle’s craft cider boom, offering 32 of its fr…
Pub in Green Lake & Fremont

74th Street Ale House

A sibling to the Hilltop Ale House in Queen Anne, this is the kind of place that, if you lived nearby, you’d find yourself in several times a week. It’s as comfortable as a British country pub, with an ambience that…
Brewery in Green Lake & Fremont

Hale's Ales Brewery

A relative old-timer, Hale's was only the third microbrewery in Washington State when it opened in 1983. Its large, contemporary brewery and pub on the cusp of the Ballard and Fremont neighborhoods mixes seasonal br…
Microbrewery in Green Lake & Fremont

Bad Jimmy's

Follow the happy noises to this small taproom in a garage in the boxy warehouse district of West Fremont (or is it East Ballard?). Feeling more nano- than microbrewery, it specializes in strongly flavored ales – be …
Microbrewery in Green Lake & Fremont

Outlander Brewery & Pub

A tiny microbrewery not quite small enough to be classed as a nano-brewery, Outlander occupies the downstairs rooms of a creaky wooden house dating from the early 1900s and provides a cozy antidote to the crowded eb…
Pub in Green Lake & Fremont

George & Dragon Pub

Attracting every Brit within a 10-mile radius, the George & Dragon is a definitive English boozer where the 'football' on TV is that 11-a-side game you play with your feet; 'chips' are rectangular, fried and not…
Cafe in Green Lake & Fremont

Fremont Coffee Company

One-of-a-kind coffee shop in an old craftsman-style house with art-adorned rooms and wicker chairs on a wraparound porch. The clientele are hip-meets-hippie, and the coffee is refreshingly strong.