Nordo’s Culinarium

Tucked into the former Elliott Bay Book Company & Cafe, Nordo's Culinarium is the newest addition to the vibrant scene in historic Pioneer Square. With over 1,950 square feet of performance space Nordo's Culinarium is the perfect venue for your special occasion.

Create a beautiful sit down dinner for 60 or host a cocktail reception for 100. Exposed brick and custom wood walls provide the charm and character for an unforgettable experience. With new state of the art lighting, sound, and projection systems all your technical needs will be met. And with a custom designed bar, eager support staff, and a brand new 2,200 square foot kitchen a fantastic engagement awaits you. We are thrilled that our "brick box" theatre is the first to return to this rich, storied neighborhood in 26 years! The home where we treat our guests to memorable theatrical dining experiences is now the perfect site for your book signing, cocktail party, wedding or corporate event. Make Nordo's Culinarium your destination in Pioneer Square!

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The Knife Room

In the heart of vibrant Pioneer Square, the underground speakeasy below Nordo is a beautiful event space, now available for private parties. Located on Seattle’s original street level, this 4000 square foot facility, at 1st and Main, offers amazing location and exemplary character. Brick supports, facades and archways and early post -Industrial hardware connect our guests to historic Seattle tradition, while the close proximity of the stadiums, shops, cafès, and night-life of downtown is unparalleled in our modern city.  

A neo-minimalist bar stylishly juxtaposes the surrounding brick, providing inviting and functional service for any type of event. We offer a range of celebratory bar packages, ranging from exemplary local beer and wine to premium custom cocktails, designed specifically for party personality and aesthetic. Our list of catering partners provide a range of Seattle’s best cuisine, served expertly in our amazing space.

Nordo’s event space provides comfortable space for 80-100 at a seated event, and 150 in reception style. 

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