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Please note: We will be CLOSED on Friday, August 3rd for a private event. Please join us next door at Barnacle for a Walrus Pop-Up or reservations are available at our sister restaurant Bar Melusine


Opened in 2010, The Walrus and The Carpenter marries restaurant to fishing pub. Tallboys, muscadet, piles of chubby oysters and smart plates are served in a lively, approachable space in Old Ballard.


A Poem

O Oysters, come and walk with us!
The Walrus did beseech.
A pleasant walk, a pleasant talk,
Along the briny beach... read more

Open Daily

Sunday through Thursday, 4PM to 10PM, Friday & Saturday 4PM to 11PM

Happy Hour

Monday-Thursday
4pm to 6pm