How to find us:
621 NW 41st St
Seattle, WA 98107
Emerald does not have a sign out front
and most GPS systems do not find our location.
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We are in the Ballard neighborhood of Seattle, about 4 miles north of downtown. Cross streets are Leary Way & NW 41st Street. From Leary Way, go west on NW 41st, cross the Burke-Gilman Trail, and look on the left for a big brown wooden building. Find our address "621" on the gate --->
Large trucks can park up top and call us for a forklift 206-782-8300, or walk down and find a worker. If you don't see any workers, you may stand at the open door of the warehouse and wave to a worker to come out. Do not enter the warehouse. We may be at lunch (12:00 pm - 12:30 pm).
Freight trucks with elongated cargo beds that cannot turn on tight corners should get here by using the Fremont Bridge or Interstate 5 per the directions below. The Ballard Bridge and the streets surrounding it are not wide enough for bigrigs to turn.
From the South heading North on WA-509/99:
Get onto WA-509 North.
WA-509 N becomes WA-99 N. This will lead you through the new Tunnel (where the Viaduct used to be); go underneath the Battery Street tunnel. After you get out of Tunnel you will be on Aurora (Hwy 99). Stay on Aurora for a couple of miles. Then you’ll go over the Aurora Bridge. When the bridge ends, take the immediate first exit - BRIDGE WAY N. - Turn LEFT @ light onto N 38TH ST.
Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto FREMONT WAY N. -
Turn Soft LEFT onto N 39TH ST. @ light. -
Turn RIGHT onto LEARY WAY NW @ light. -
Turn LEFT onto NW 41ST ST. -
Cross the Burke Gilman Trail slowly--Stop for bicyclists first before crossing.
Look for our address on our chain link gate on left hand side:
621 NW 41ST ST. (You will see big numbers, 621, on the gate).
From the South heading North on I-5:
Get onto I-5 North.
Take EXIT 167 (Mercer St. exit) on the LEFT towards the SEATTLE CENTER.
Stay straight to go onto Mercer Street.
Take the 3rd right onto WESTLAKE AVE N.
Turn Soft RIGHT onto 4TH AVE N to go over the Fremont Bridge.
Go over the Fremont Bridge.
4TH AVE N becomes FREMONT AVE N.
At 2nd stop light after bridge veer LEFT onto N 36th ST.
N 36TH ST becomes LEARY WAY NW after about 1 mile.
Turn LEFT onto NW 41ST ST. (This is where Drunky's Two-Shoe BBQ Restaurant is).
Cross the Railroad tracks & Burke Gilman Trail (Watch carefully for bikers/runners and stop so they can pass).
Look for our address numbers "621" on our chain link gate on the left hand side: We are at 621 NW 41ST ST, SEATTLE WA 98107
From North Seattle heading South toward Downtown:
Get onto I-5 South.
Take EXIT 172 to merge onto 85TH ST - Go West.
Turn LEFT (South) onto 15TH AVE NW.
Turn LEFT (East) onto NW MARKET ST.
Turn RIGHT (Southwest) on 8TH AVE. NW.
8TH AVE dead-ends at LEARY WAY.
Turn LEFT on LEARY WAY and stay to the RIGHT; Be aware of cars parked on side of street.
Look for the sign to DRUNKY'S BBQ RESTAURANT at 41ST ST.
Turn RIGHT at the restaurant - you will be going West.
Cross Railroad & Burke Gilman Trail (Watch for bikers/runners!)
Look for our address on our chain link gate on left hand side: 621 NW 41ST ST.