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Our 2017 Cause: Mary’s Place

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With Seattle roots firmly planted for decades, and more charitable donations to our credit than we could list in this blog post, Ray’s decided in 2017 to focus the bulk of its team’s time and charitable resources to a fitting cause: Mary’s Place (marysplaceseattle.org). Mary’s Place is a leading voice for homeless women, children, and… Read More >>

Second Annual Ballard Beer Awards – Feb 1-28

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Vote for Your Favorite Ballard Brew! The 2nd Annual Ballard Beer Awards returns February 1-28. We’ll be spotlighting four Ballard-based breweries for you to taste and cast your vote! Stop by and purchase a pint from one of breweries below to cast your vote or, if you choose not to partake with your palate, simply ask to fill out… Read More >>

Closed on Monday, Jan. 2 to Thank Our Team!

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On Monday, Jan. 2, Ray’s will be CLOSED to thank our wonderful team for their great work in 2016. We’ll also be celebrating for a cause, contributing to Mary’s Place (www.marysplaceseattle.org) which serves homeless women, children, and families in emergency situations. We’ll share more about this great cause throughout the year. Come celebrate New Year’s… Read More >>

Ray’s Annual Pumpkin Carving – October 22!

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We are thrilled to be hosting our third annual pumpkin carving party on Saturday, October 22nd! Pumpkin Carvers of all ages are invited to participate in the fall festivities on our cozy covered Cafe deck starting at 11:30 a.m., rain or shine. Guests will receive a pumpkin, child-safe carving tools, an LED candle and delicious… Read More >>

Sustainable Seafood Week at Ray’s

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Sustainable Seafood Week Seattle is on now through August 8th! There are multiple events plus a citywide Sustainable Seafood Week Dine Out celebration at dozens of Seattle restaurants including Ray’s Boathouse & Cafe! Join us for lunch or dinner in the Cafe and dinner in the Boathouse daily. Celebrate with us all week and enjoy… Read More >>

13th Annual Rose’ Revival & Other Cool Whites

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  Thurs. June 18th, 2015 Ray’s Boathouse 6049 Seaview Ave NW Seattle, WA 6 – 9 pm ~ $35 *Special VIP early entry at 5 pm for $50 What could be more summer than sipping tasty rose’ and white wines on the beautiful deck of at Ray’s Boathouse watching the sun set over the Olympic… Read More >>

New Executive Chef Paul Duncan!

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Please give a big congratulations to Ray’s new Executive Chef Paul Duncan! With Ray’s since 2013, Chef Paul began overseeing the kitchen team in February 2014 when he was promoted to Chef de Cuisine of Ray’s three kitchens (Boathouse, Café and Catering). We are thrilled about his promotion and new role as the sixth Executive… Read More >>

Chef Wayne Resigns; Duncan Named Chef de Cuisine

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Wayne Johnson, Executive Chef at Ray’s Boathouse since February 2012, has announced his resignation in order to pursue other career opportunities and spend time with his family. “I want to say thank you to my colleagues at Ray’s for the great ride,” said Johnson. “It’s time to slow it down a bit and spend time… Read More >>

New Ray’s Retail Has Arrived!

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Everyone needs a cool new t-shirt for the summer and we’ve launched our new line of tees, hats and sweatshirts just for you!  One of the highlights of the new line is the return of the “Ray Bird” on an awesome hooded sweatshirt, perfect for those cool summer and fall evenings.  Here’s a list of the items now available… Read More >>

General Manager Shaw to Depart Ray’s for Next Career Move

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May 28, 2013 (Seattle, WA)- Ray’s Boathouse, Café and Catering, announced a leadership change at the helm, as Maureen “Mo” Shaw, General Manager, will step aside in mid-June before undertaking a new leadership role in the restaurant and hospitality industry. Shaw came to Ray’s Boathouse in 1997, following a five-year stint as Senior General Manager… Read More >>