Seattle has always been a great beer town, and that distinction hasn’t changed during the pandemic. Many breweries and taprooms have made some adjustments — a few old school spots are canning their offerings for the first time, and others are finding ways to meet beer fans where they are through delivery. But now that capacity restrictions are lifted and the weather is warm, plenty of local beer fans are enjoying hoppy IPAs, rich porters, farmhouse ales, and more outside on brewery patios or inside spacious taprooms. The following are listed from north to south.
The latest CDC guidance for vaccinated diners during the COVID-19 outbreak is here; dining out still carries risks for unvaccinated diners and workers. Please be aware of changing local rules, and check individual restaurant websites for any additional restrictions such as mask requirements. Find a local vaccination site here. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines.Read More