Jules Maes Saloon - Georgetown and its SoDo surroundings are now, with zero doubt, the coolest neighborhood in Seattle. The "new Ballard" was once a little premature, but it now underestimates the area. E.g. the Rainier Cold Storage building across the street** from Jules front door, which makes you believe you can't possibly be in Seattle -- or for that matter, the west coast.
* Historical Notes: See Seattle's Oldest Bars
Est. 1936 (Jules Maes' bar in this location) - Building constructed: 1898
First bar in this location: 1907
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