food. drinks. on the water.
Westward is an award winning full service restaurant located directly on the north shores of Lake Union. The menu includes imaginative water inspired Northwest fare, and a full variety of fresh local oysters. Each seat has unique views of the lake and the city skyline, and a large deck, fire pit, and beach area provides space for outdoor dining. Guests can arrive by boat, kayak or paddleboard and tie up to the 100’ dock. Westward has been featured in publications and broadcasts nationally and around the world and applauded as one of the best restaurants in the country.
oysters. picnics. sundries. icy cold beer.
Little Gull Grocery is a cozy 22 seat oyster bar and grocery located waterfront on North Lake Union. Its cool, clean and whimsical design provides the perfect space to enjoy fresh and locally harvested oysters, along with an icy cold beer or glass of your favorite wine (preferably both). It is directly connected to Westward and offers options from their menu along with an incredible range of oysters, heavily focused on the best the Northwest has to offer. Little Gull offers a grocery to grab and go, perfect for picnics, including growlers of beer, champagne and wine, charcuterie, olive oil, and Westward & Little Gull merchandise.
I love to sail forbidden seas, and land on barbarous coasts …
– Herman Melville, Moby Dick
We are tied to the ocean, and when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch – we are going back from whence we came….
– John F. Kennedy