Elysian Capitol Hill | Seattle, Washington
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Elysian Capitol Hill
Excellent based on 82 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

1221 E Pike St
Seattle, Washington United States 98122 [ print map ]
206 860 1920

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Hours: Mon Ė 11:30AM til late; Tues-Fri Ė 11:30AM to 2AM; Sat Ė Noon to 2AM; Sun Ė Noon til late

Mayor: BuckeyeBoy (2) | Taps: 16 | Bottles: 40

Elysian Capitol Hill

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Beer Available At Elysian Capitol Hill (arranged by most recent)
Elysian Zoot Suit Riot , Elysian Dayglow IPA 96, Elysian Superfuzz Blood Orange Pale 86, Elysian / Payette Huckleberry Berliner Weisse 94, Elysian Bye-Bye Frost 93, Elysian Hombre Mexican Lager 44, Elysian The Dread 95, Elysian The Beer 3000 70, Elysian Andre the Giant Belgian Double IPA , Elysian Space Dust IPA 97, Elysian Dragonstooth Stout 99, Elysian Menís Room Original Red 60, Elysian Perseus Porter 91, Elysian The Wise ESB 90, Elysian The Immortal IPA 89, Elysian Split Shot 96, Elysian Valhalla Red IPA 95, Elysian Kurpitsahti , Elysian Elk Frost 75, Elysian Punkuccino Coffee Pumpkin Ale 98
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82 reviews for Elysian Capitol Hill
 Ambiance  77%
 Service  75%
 Selection  77%
 Food  75%
 Value  74%
 Overall  79%
 Rating  90%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr  (2077) Washington, Washington DC | August 4, 2013
We had lunch here. Theplace seemed a bit generic yet scruffy to me. Food was pub fare. Plenty of beers on tap, but nothing too exciting.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
t0rin0  (1510) Do Not Resuscitate, California | September 18, 2013
Stopped in with some friends on the way up to Brouwers for dinner. They have about a dozen house taps but a number of them are seasonal/rotating and they donít like doing samplers of those. Plenty of stuff to pick from if you know ahead of time which one you like. The service was friendly and the food looked OK but we didnít eat. Prices were good, parking wasnít too bad, and the area is nice. Considering how many beers these guys make Iím due to stop back in on my next visit to Seattle.
3fourths  (1458) Boulder, Colorado | August 16, 2004
Trendy upscale feel, large windows, dark lighting and college aged crowds sitting around drunkenly. Visited at 11pm on a Monday and was able to sit in a dark corner and slowly sip a stout and barley wine. Some folks in there enjoying free wireless access... nice place.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 17/20
brokensail  (1137) Orange County, California | September 14, 2014
Big brewpub location. Parking here seems like it could be a problem, but we were able to grab one of the handful of spaces in the lot behind the building.

They had something like 14 or 15 beers on tap during our stop. They do flights, but they offer premade flights which is kind of annoying. Luckily, the two flights they had going were all beers Iíd never had before. Theyíre $10 each for 5 beers, which isnít terribly cheap. Beer quality was hit or miss, unfortunately.

Lots of interesting beers on tap, which is cool. Service was good. Food and cocktail list is pretty good as well. Recommended.
nate2g  (1046) 上海 / Boomtown!, Australia | October 12, 2013
Pleasant spacious pub with a bunch of Elysian seasonal brews on the go. I picked a good time and it wasnít that hectic here, thus easy to get served. Fucken pumpkin beers being poured like itís going out of fashion. All good, it was nice to pop by for a beer and gander.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
Ferris  (878) Burnaby, British Columbia | September 11, 2012
Nice location in a trendy neighbourhood with lots to do and see. Bar is big and airy, with great service. Beer selection was primarily theirs, but had enough varieties to keep you busy. I found the food very good and would have gone back just for that alone. Prices were reasonable, and if I am ever back in Seattle will consider it a must visit.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois  (857) Tourist Town (West), England | January 11, 2014
Stopped by for lunch on Monday 27/05/13 - Memorial Day prior to grabbing a taxi to SEATAC for the red eye home. The place is a little rough and ready decor wise, kind of a dive bar field, nothing like the highly polished Elysian Fields that Iíd lunched in on my previous Seattle visit. The place was fairly busy and the service was good - we got one or two samples and taster flights are available. Just had the burgers for lunch and they were decent. Beer wise, all Elysian aside from one New Belgium beer that I believe had been brewed at Elysian, beers were solid enough and a good range of styles. Plenty of bottles from other brewers in the fridge but didnít really explore here much. Overall a solid stop and well worth it if you want to tick some Elysian beers. If you are with your wife or girlfriend and want something a little more upscale - head to Elysian Fields.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
Dogbrick  (797) Columbus, Ohio | January 29, 2009
(Visited 05/2008): This Elysian Brewing location is on Pike Street right off of East Madison. There is street parking around but I imagine it is hard to find at peak times. The interior is well-lit due to large windows. The space is a split level, with the bar area toward the front and table seating in the rear. The beer list is on wooden signs behind the bar. The brews are available in 2 different levels of samplers for either $6.95 or $7.95. As for the beers, Elysian boasts a healthy array of beers, including guest taps from their other locations. They have a total of 16 taps plus one cask, and the beers are eclectic in style. All of the beers were above average in varying degrees. Service was very good on a weekday afternoon. The bartender was attentive and had a good grasp of all the beers. The food at Elysian must be very good if the Steak Frites are any indication. The appetizer was excellent. Overall I would put this place at the top of the 3 brewpubs I visited on my Seattle trip.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
Rastacouere  (664) Montreal, Quebec | October 8, 2013
I have not always been all that impressed by the Elysian beers I bought in bottle form, but I must say that the four ales Iíve tried at their main location on Pike have all been very satisfactory. Itís probably one of these places which really deserves a visit to its core to truly appreciate. Otherwise, the place itself is a large half-bar, half-restaurant of urban stature that I canít say was immediately all that appealing yet it seemed fairly popular. The selection of Elysian beers is very impressive, plenty of their offerings Iíd never heard of. In my experience, this was the top brewpub in the city, but I certainly donít count the brewpub as a tap American brewpub Mecca. We had dinner and found food to be on par with most brewpubsí - this was a bit disappointing as we were hoping for a notch of two above in what should be an all-out quality joint.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
NachlamSie  (660) Denver, Colorado | May 23, 2012
This is a pretty traditional, tasteful brewpub. The beer lineup was very impressive with strong emphasis on hoppy styles. There were plenty of interesting choices available. I thought it was kind of cool that they had some decent guest bottles as well. For dinner I had curried schnitzel which is as delicious as it sounds. This was a great first brewery stop for me in Seattle.

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