Optimism Brewing Company

$ $
1158 Broadway (at Union St.)
Seattle, WA 98122
(206) 651-5429
12:00pm - 11:00pm
12:00pm - 11:00pm
12:00pm - 11:00pm
12:00pm - 11:00pm
12:00pm - 12:00am
12:00pm - 12:00am
12:00pm - 9:00pm


  • Great place for a rainy day to play a board game or catch up over pretty good beers. TONS of space!
  • Taste the lot!
  • Soooo many good beers..large space...they have a tasting menu and you can get a full pint...also...right on the bus line if youre waiting or missed your bus
  • 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
  • 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.
  • WiFi password: goodthingscomeinthrees
  • Get a sampler, full pint, or crowler to go! Wide range of beers, ask for a taste before fully committing. Gigantic space with cool, gender-neutral bathroom concept. Food trucks or BYO option too.
  • Very laid back place. You can bring food from outside or food truck. Nice beer selections!
  • WiFi password: ipromisetovote
  • Great beer, always a good food truck and super kid friendly - with a designated play area.
  • 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.

Nearby places

1401 Broadway
1118 E Pike St (btwn 11th Ave & 12th Ave)
818 E Pike St (at Broadway)