3. The Mecca
This Queen Anne institution has been open since 1939. Half of the space is an old-fashioned greasy spoon, but head for the bar area and it's like stepping into a dark submarine floating in an ocean of alcohol. Their afterwork happy hour is one of the cheapest in the city, with $1.50 pints of Miller keeping locals sloshed.
526 Queen Anne Ave N, Queen Anne (206-285-9728)