The Ruins has been in operation since 1993. It was founded by internationally and Seattle-renowned caterer Joseph McDonnal as an establishment for parties, receptions, and celebrations of all manner. The Ruins is located in the lower Queen Anne Hill neighborhood near Seattle Center. It has four event spaces of varying size and style.

The Ruins caters to the public on a first come/first served basis. It is also a private dining club, which means an exclusive restaurant for members and their guests. A space to indulge and create.  The Ruins has been dubbed "Seattle's best kept secret,” which we are happy to share with you!


The Ruins

570 Roy St
Seattle, WA 98109

(206) 285-7846


The Ruins is a venue filled with places to discover. 

There's always something new and interesting around every corner.

We offer these rooms for one-of-a-kind settings to help make your celebration of choice unique and memorable.

We’d love to show you around  — 206.285.7846 send us a message

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