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Top Choice Sports & Outdoors in Pioneer Square, International District & SoDo

Filson

Founded in 1897 as the original outfitters for prospectors heading for the Klondike, Filson is a long-standing Seattle legend that, in 2015, opened up this hugely impressive flagship store in SoDo. Wall-mounted biso…
Mall in Pioneer Square, International District & SoDo

Uwajimaya

Founded by Fujimatsu Moriguchi, one of the few Japanese to return here from the WWII internment camps, this large department and grocery store – a cornerstone of Seattle’s Asian community – has everything from fresh…
Pot Shop in Pioneer Square, International District & SoDo

Ganja Goddess

A long way from the street-side dope-scoring of yore, this clean, welcoming, 100% legal pot shop in SoDo is redolent of a jewelry store with its collection of marijuana edibles, vaporizers and concentrates laid out …
Pot Shop in Pioneer Square, International District & SoDo

Cannabis City

Seattle’s first licensed ‘recreational’ pot shop opened in July 2014 to long queues. Its first sale was apparently to a 65-year-old grandmother. While it doesn’t look much from the outside, the interior is rather pl…
Antiques in Pioneer Square, International District & SoDo

Flanagan & Lane Antiques

This plush antiques shop is devoted to American, English and Continental furniture and myriad decorative pieces. It's good if you're in the market for grandfather clocks, or chairs and tables that look as if they on…
Books in Pioneer Square, International District & SoDo

Globe Bookstore

This small but comfortably cramped shop is an erudite emporium of new and secondhand books, not all of which make it on to the shelves. Thumbing through its piles and racks is so much more serendipitous than an onli…
Music in Pioneer Square, International District & SoDo

Silver Platters

Something of a record supermarket bivouacked out in SoDo offering CDs and vinyl with an expansive side trade in DVDs (movies mainly). The selection is extremely broad and the staff is pretty knowledgeable.
Arts & Crafts in Pioneer Square, International District & SoDo

Glasshouse Studio

The Seattle area is known for its Pilchuck School of glassblowing art, and this is the city’s oldest glassblowing studio. Stop by to watch the artists in action and pick up a memento right at the source.
Books in Pioneer Square, International District & SoDo

Seattle Mystery Bookshop

The name gives it away – Seattle Mystery Bookshop is a specialty store for page-turners and whodunits.
Books in Pioneer Square, International District & SoDo

Kinokuniya

A great source for hard-to-find imported books and magazines in Asian languages (and in English about Asian culture), this bookstore inside Uwajimaya is also one of the few shops in the country where you can buy the…