South Lake Union Discovery Center


Not your average neighborhood. Not your average shops.

When you need to go to the bank, take your clothes to the dry cleaners, pick up some groceries, or buy a gallon of paint, you won’t have to leave South Lake Union to do it. But if you’re also looking for some more eclectic, interesting shopping, it abounds from one end of the neighborhood to the other.

Looking for hand-knotted Oriental carpets or Asian antiques? We’ve got you covered. Maybe some natural dog treats are to your liking (or at least your dog’s). You’ll find those, too. Looking for everything imaginable in the way of organic foods or outdoor gear? Whole Foods Market and REI are at your service. Maybe some letterpress birthday cards are on your shopping list. Or the coolest stroller on four wheels. Or an original oil painting. They’re all here just waiting for you, right in the neighborhood.

If you’d like to see the complete list of South Lake Union retailers, just take a peek at our interactive map, and you can browse by type of business and read capsule descriptions of more than 100 retailers and points of interest.

Whole Foods Market

A Whole Foods Market is among the stores at 2200, which include Scraps Dog Bakery, Opal, Clover House, and Seva Home.


Alley24, across from Seattle's flagship REI store, is home to tottini, Snowboard Connection, and Velocity Art & Design, among others.

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