The Pine Box | Seattle, Washington
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The Pine Box
Excellent based on 24 ratings
Type: Bar

1600 Melrose Ave
Seattle, Washington United States 98122 [ print map ]
206 588 0375 | facebook | twitter

Hours: Mon - Fri 3pm - 2am, Sat & Sun 11am - 2am

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The Pine Box

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Wander / Reubenís Koyt 61, Gigantic Saboteur Baltic Porter 96, Destihl Saint Dekkera Barrel Reserve Sour: Forsaken Barrel Lambic 88, LoverBeer Madamin 94, LoverBeer BeerBrugna 96, Portland HopíRageous Cider , Black Market Dmitri 99, Upright Spollen Angel , 10 Barrel Black Currant Crush 85, Victory Dítown Draft Hoppy Belgian , Perennial Hommel Bier 96, Green Flash Hop Odyssey Symposium IPA 98, Engine House No. 9 Cabernet Barrel Dark Belgian Ale , Boneyard Hop-A-Wheelie IPA 94, Black Market 1945 Berliner Weisse 82, Big Time Galactic Shift IRA , Backwoods Spruce Springsteen Strong Ale , Anderson Valley Highway 128 Blood Orange Gose 90, Holy Mountain The Seer 87, Elevation Fanboy 96
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24 reviews for The Pine Box
 Ambiance  83%
 Service  78%
 Selection  81%
 Food  75%
 Value  70%
 Overall  77%
 Rating  88%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
DYCSoccer17  (324) Seattle, Washington | July 16, 2012
I went here twice, and had great experiences both times. Perhaps one of my favorite places Iíve been to. Itís easily walkable from downtown. Ambiance is awesome...itís an old church or former funeral home. They have about 25 beers on tap, and there are several interesting and local brews combined with national brews. Bartenders appreciate good beer, and they definitely can be snarky and hostile, like to the asshat who asked if they had Fat Tire. I had the cheese and charcuterie platter, which was delicious. I really enjoyed this place, and have no clue why itís not rated higher. They donít really have a bottle list.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 15/20
jprausch  (25) Bonn, Germany | July 29, 2015
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
empedokles  (53) , Sweden | June 1, 2015
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 14/20
Prufrockstar  (46) Seattle, Washington | April 13, 2015
Good-to-great taplist at all times. Thereís always a randall option if thatís your thing. Former funeral home, if that is either exciting or disturbing to you. Happy hour from 3-6 for $1 off beers. Full pours only. Can be loud and crowded. Parking in the area sucks, but, you know, Capitol Hill. Tons of cool events throughout the year. Even though it isnít my usual scene, itís definitely worth a visit, especially if youíre in the downtown area.
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 13/20
VastActiv  (59) Oulu, Finland | February 22, 2015
More like food bar with relatively good beer selection. Decent tap list but nothing special. In fact quite many American sour ales on tap. Small glasses not available.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris  (878) Burnaby, British Columbia | February 11, 2015
A really cool looking place, crowded but still service at the bar Is decent. Had some snacks and was not impressed with the food. Beer list is pretty impressive, but crowd is ordering as much cocktails as beer. No samples or tasting trays so not ticker friendly. A good place, but check the menu online ahead of time.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 14/20
mcberko  (526) Vancouver, British Columbia | February 7, 2015
Finally checked this place out in Capitol Hill. Parking is difficult around here, but itís worth it to check this place out. Seems almost like an old train station inside, with archways and an old school aesthetic. Very good beer list, though on the pricy side. Service is friendly and attentive. Worth a stop in the area, though not one of the best bars in town.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
DuffMan  (323) the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta | February 2, 2015
Part of our pubcrawl when we came for the Seahawks vs Panthers playoff game. This was our favourite spot for sure-- cool building, great vibe, terrific tap list, and great food (I had the charceuterie board). Iíll be back for sure.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
bvc  (103) Kenmore, Washington | August 16, 2014
These guys did a great job with the spot and put on a lot of events all year and give a good deal of attention to not only the beer, but the liquor and food as well. Services is always great as is the crowd/atmosphere. I would frequent here more often if it werenít for the physical location as I am just rarely on the hill. Would highly recommend this place however to anyone visiting or new to the area.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
tiong  (108) Espoo, Finland | June 18, 2014
A cool little place in an old building. Nice tap list with few specialties, didnít have time to check out their bottle selection. Food was tasty. Too bad they only serve 12oz or 16oz portions, even for the stronger beers.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
50belair  (213) Florida | June 8, 2014
Killer old building in Capital Hill area. Fantastic decor, friendly staff, great beer selection. This place rocks. Stoked we hit it up before heading back home....

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