The Pike Place Starbucks store, also known as the Original Starbucks, is the first Starbucks store, established in 1971 at Pike Place Market, in the downtown core of Seattle, Washington, United States. It has kept its early appearance over time, and is subject to design guidelines and historic significance.[1] It is known for tourist attraction and hosting crowds.[2][3] While commonly referred to as the first Starbucks location, the current address is the second for the Pike Place store. The first restaurant was located at 2000 Western Avenue for five years. It is currently located in 1912 Pike Place.[4]

Original Starbucks
The store's exterior in March 2006
Restaurant information
Established1971 (1971)
Street address1912 Pike Place
CountryUnited States
Coordinates47°36′36″N 122°20′33″W / 47.60990°N 122.34244°W / 47.60990; -122.34244

References Edit

  1. ^ "Visiting Seattle: Points of Interest". City of Seattle. Archived from the original on December 16, 2014. Retrieved March 8, 2018.
  2. ^ "Pike Place, parks and museums make Seattle shimmer". Fox News Channel. September 23, 2012. Archived from the original on September 23, 2012. Retrieved April 8, 2014.
  3. ^ "The Complete Guide to Pike Place Market: Key Attractions". Visit Seattle. Archived from the original on September 10, 2011. Retrieved April 8, 2014.
  4. ^ Stephen Brewer; Constance Brissenden; Anita Carmin (26 September 2012). DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Pacific Northwest. Dorling Kindersley. pp. 135–. ISBN 978-1-4053-7081-3. Archived from the original on 19 October 2022. Retrieved 12 November 2012.

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