Optimism Brewing Company

Row 1

1158 Broadway (at Union St.)
Seattle, WA 98122
(206) 651-5429
$ $
Tue–Thu: 4:00 PM–11:00 PM Fri: 3:00 PM–Midnight Sat: Noon–Midnight Sun: Noon–9:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Great place for a rainy day to play a board game or catch up over pretty good beers. TONS of space!
  • Great concept in theory - large open community space, house-brewed beer selection, non-pretentious drink descriptions/labeling. However little too open for me, and not a fan of their beer selection.
  • Perfect location for huge groups. No waiters; order at the bar. Lots of beers to try on tap.
  • Make your own beer sampler, unisex bathrooms and child care with drawings is just perfect place to get drunk with the family
  • More options to try than your typical brewery tasting room.
  • The [unnamed] was my favorite, but there are plenty of great versatile options. Love the unisex restroom and open layout!
  • Very cool place, the stout was okay. Nothing to write home to mama about.
  • Kid and dog-friendly. Bring in your own food or there is usually a food truck parked out back.
  • Check out the food truck schedule on their website
  • Such an unusual place! People playing boardgames, cashless payments... oh yes, amazing beer selection and cute glasses.
  • Loud and large. Good brews.
  • Enorme cervecera pero ruidosa a tope y la cerveza no es demasiado buena, muy 'aguada' y con sabores ciertamente extraos
  • Great beers and great spot for friends and very kid friendly.
  • Love how they are run. A family business that sees about people.
  • I love the space. I wish I loved the beer more. Havent had anything Id call particularly good, but always a good place for groups. Prefer Capitol Cider around the corner.
  • Great space, good beers.
  • WiFi password: beerbeer
  • Get the beer.
  • Good beers, beautiful space, and love that they pay their employees a livable wage and thus have no tipping!!
  • Their beer isn't particularly interesting, but it's good. Plus, it's a great space to hang out in for a little while.

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