Athenian Inn, Seattle, Washington - "Sleepless in Seattle"
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red
N 47° 36.539 W 122° 20.467
10T E 549519 N 5273051
Quick Description: Athenian Inn, 1517 Pike Place in the heart of the Pike Place Market, is featured in a memorable scene between Sam (Tom Hanks) and Jay (Rob Reiner) in "Sleepless in Seattle."
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 4/26/2006 8:57:11 AM
Waymark Code: WMBBF
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid
Views: 217

Long Description:




Jay (Rob Reiner) advises Sam (Tom Hanks) while sharing a heaping plate of clams at a restaurant in a memorable scene in "Sleepless in Seattle." The scene was shot at the Athenian Inn at 1517 Pike Place in the heart of Pike Place Market. Look for their brass nameplates attached to the side of the counter where Reiner and Hanks sat during the scene.

Directed and coscripted by Nora Ephron, "Sleepless in Seattle" is a sweet romantic comedy, with perfectly cast stars -- Meg Ryan, Hanks and Reiner, Bill Pullman (star of "Zero Effect"), and other notable cast members, such as Rosie O'Donnell.

Good food. Great selection of Foreign and Domestic Beer. Soda fountain. Restaurant overlooks Seattle's Waterfront. Open Monday-Saturday 7:00A-7:00P; Closed Sunday.

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Movie or TV Show: "Sleepless in Seattle"

Year Released or First Aired: 1,993.00

IMDB Link: [Web Link]

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