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Easter Egg Coloring Party at Ray’s Café Mar. 31!


Get Egg-cited! On Saturday, March 31 the Café will be hosting its first Easter Egg Coloring Party on our covered patio at 11:30am. This event is all ages and includes hard boiled eggs and a PAAS dying kit for each table to create festive Easter eggs. The full Café menu will be available for purchase. A $10 donation… Read More >>

Celebrate Easter Sunday at Ray’s Apr. 1!

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Spring is in the air at Ray’s! Gather your friends and family for a beautiful, waterfront Easter Sunday brunch or dinner this April 1, 2018 in the Boathouse and Café. Reservations are highly recommended. Please contact the Café at 206.782.0094 or online; and the Boathouse at 206.789.3770 or online to reserve today! Café Buffet Enjoy our signature brunch buffet from 9am-2pm (last seating) featuring a Carving Station… Read More >>

Taste Washington Wine Month at Ray’s Mar. 1-31!

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Since the early days of Washington wine, Ray’s has been a proud champion of local winemakers and wineries. In 1982 we were one of two restaurants to receive and sell Leonetti Cellars’ wine with the release of its 1979 Cabernet Sauvignon… what an incredible and robust journey our local wine industry has had since then! This March we invite you… Read More >>

REX HILL Wine Dinner at Ray’s Boathouse Mar. 27

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We are thrilled to have Carrie Kalscheuer, Director of Sales & Education for REX HILL and A to Z Wineworks at Ray’s Boathouse on Tuesday, March 27th for a beautiful four-course wine dinner. She will share with us the groundbreaking work that these wineries are engaged in; making both stunning wines as well as forging… Read More >>

Shuck & Sip: Oysters & Sparkling Wine at Ray’s Feb. 19-Mar. 4

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We’re kicking off our 45th year celebrating the simple joys of cool, refreshing oysters on the half-shell paired perfectly with crisp sparkling wines. From Monday, February 19 through Sunday, March 4 in the Boathouse and Café enjoy a variety of local Penn Cove oysters served individually, by the duo, or as a half-dozen with an… Read More >>

New Desserts & New Pastry Chef at Ray’s Boathouse!

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We’re sweet on our new pastry chef Karen Williams! She has blown us away with her new Boathouse dessert menu… from rich chocolate terrine with orange and pistachio, to almond cake with merlot poached pears and currant-balsamic ice cream–it’s time to indulge in a little winter treat or two. A former instructor at Le Cordon Bleu,… Read More >>

Ray’s FareStart Guest Chef Night March 22!

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Join Executive Chef Paul Duncan at FareStart’s Guest Chef Night on Thursday, March 22 from 5:30-8 p.m.! If you don’t know FareStart, this is the perfect way to learn and support its vital job training programs. The FareStart team works tirelessly to train displaced locals and teach them cooking and restaurant kitchen skills through set course work…. Read More >>

Shellfest Returns to Ray’s Café Jan. 17-31!

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Shellfest is back this winter at Ray’s Café from Wednesday, January 17 through Wednesday, January 31! Our Executive Chef Paul Duncan has created a delicious, limited-time Shellfest menu featuring an array of fresh, local shellfish including oysters, snow crab, clams, shrimp and more in our upstairs Café. Enjoy them while they last and try them all from January… Read More >>

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Ray’s Feb. 14-18!


Let Ray’s set the mood this Valentine’s Day! Our breathtaking waterfront views of Puget Sound and beautiful snow-capped mountains provide the perfect backdrop for a romantic dinner. We’re celebrating Valentine’s Day at Ray’s Boathouse & Café from Wednesday, February 14 through Sunday, February 18. The Café will offer its regular menu, along with a variety… Read More >>

Give the Gift of Ray’s this Holiday Season!

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Give the gift of gorgeous Pacific Northwest views and fresh, local seafood this holiday season with a gift card from Ray’s, Seattle’s favorite seafood restaurant! Now through December 31, 2017 you’ll receive a $20 gift card for every $100 spent on gift cards at Ray’s! Gift cards can be used in the Boathouse, Café and towards Ray’s merchandise… Read More >>