The Best Jukebox in Seattle

The Best Jukebox in Seattle

One of the necessary items needed for a true dive bar, 24 hour diner, neighborhood hangout, is a great jukebox. And The 5 Point Cafe has one of the best in town. The story is pretty interesting. John Chigaras, who you can read about in “Seattle Vice” and who owns the building The 5 Point [...]

5 Point Cafe named one of America’s Grittiest Dive Bars

5 Point Cafe named one of America’s Grittiest Dive Bars

Liquor.com named The 5 Point Cafe one of “Insist on wearing your Google Glass wherever you go? Do not enter this bar. The dive’s owner banned the device before it was even released to ensure the privacy of its patrons, so you and your tech specs had better keep moving. Out-of-towners also receive a warning [...]

The Story of the Oldest Bar & Restaurant in Belltown

The Story of the Oldest Bar & Restaurant in Belltown

The 5 Point Cafe & Chief’s lounge is 24-hour restaurant and lounge in the Belltown neighborhood of Seattle, Washington. It is located at the base of Tilikum Place Park where the historic statue of Chief Seattle is located, near a five-way intersection and in the shadow of the Space Needle and monorail. Open since 1929, [...]

Old Diner learns New Tricks

Old Diner learns New Tricks

As usual we are late to the party. The 5 Point now on Instagram. Photo: @sofhcellars http://instagram.com/the5pointcafe

New Year’s Day at The 5 Point

How People Spent New Years Day in Seattle People spent New Year’s Day recovering in several ways, from taking a dip in Seattle’s Elliott Bay, to working out, to eating and drinking at Seattle’s historic 24 hour diner, The 5 Point Cafe. Check out the pretty hilarious interviews with 5 Point customers. http://q13fox.com/2015/01/01/see-it-how-some-local-people-decided-to-start-2015/

Christmas Dinner at The 5 Point Cafe

Christmas Dinner at The 5 Point Cafe

Served from Noon to 10pm Christmas Day Slow roasted choice prime rib w/au jus and creamy horseradish – $25 Smoked spiral ham w/ a honey mustard glaze – $20 Garlic mashed Yukon gold potatoes Sugar glazed carrots Sweet dinner roll Choice of house salad or mushroom tomato basil soup Apple or Pecan pie

Thanksgiving at The 5 Point.

Thanksgiving at The 5 Point.

House Roasted Turkey, Mashed Potatoes with Turkey Gravy, Traditional Turkey Stuffing, Cranberry Sauce, Michele’s Broccoli Casserole, Glazed Sweet Potatoes, Butternut Squash Bisque or Green Salad, Pumpkin or Apple Pie $25.00 10am – 10pm. Thursday November 27th. No reservations needed. PLUS the Seahawks play the 49ers at 5:30pm.

Best Happy Hour in Seattle

Best Happy Hour in Seattle

Real Food for Real People Since 1929. Open 24 Hours. Best Happy Hour in Seattle PERIOD. $3.50 Cheeseburger 4-6. Weekdays. 

Celebrate The 5 Point’s 85th Anniversary

Celebrate The 5 Point’s 85th Anniversary

The 5 Point Cafe is one of the oldest restaurant-bars in Seattle and it turns 85 next week (July 1 to be exact). In celebration we’re offering specials with old school prices all week long. Come see us and wish us a happy birthday! Mon, June 30th, (4pm -10 pm) – 25¢ Hamburgers Tue, July 1st [...]