Welcome to The Market Arms, Ballard’s British Pub, offering you a fine selection of ales, wines and liquor and not to mention great pub food. Featuring Shuffleboard, darts, pool, outdoor seating front and back, and football – both American and European. Bring your mates and come and join us for a good time at The Market Arms.

Happy Hours

Weekdays 3pm-7pm
Sunday-Wednesday 10pm-12am
Our great food menu has something for everyone. Including traditional British Fish & Chips & Shepherd’s PieCheck out our menu
Football…Round & OvalSee what's on


There’s a parking lot south of us on 24th Ave NW, approx. $3.00, metered parking (til 6pm) out front on Market Street, free parking – 4hr max (after 6pm no max hrs) along our east side

Boat Dock

Got crabs? Why not cruise to the pub! Tie up on the public boat dock at the bottom (south end) of 24th Ave NW, 500ft from pub. You never know which crabbers you might see!
So many things going on here. From Telly to Quiz Night to holiday celebrations, there is always something happening at The Market Arms! Also, free pool every Monday & free 9ft shuffleboard play!find out what's going on

Market Arms News

1107, 2015

It’s Seafood Fest Weekend!

Hey Everybody-

It’s the Ballard Seafood Fest this weekend! Come on down to Ballard and try some of the many establishments serving up great fare, and all of the great craftspeople and other vendors down here.

It’s a great time to be in Ballard: tons of people, the weather is fantastic, and if you feel so inclined, stop by the Market Arms and check out a game.

105, 2015

Norwegian Independence Day, May 17th

Don’t forget, Syttende Mai (Norwegian Independence Day) is May 17th. It’s always a fun time at the Market Arms on May 17th. The parade goes right by us, and the place is always hopping. Stop by for an Akvavit!

2304, 2015

New sun deck is open!

The new sun deck in the rear is complete and ready for Spring 2015! With it’s own bar, and beautiful location overlooking the Canal, our new sun deck will be a great place to spend a summer evening. Stop by and check it out!

Lost In Translation

Chips – Fries | Crisps – Potato Chips | Banger – Sausage | Bap – Bread Roll | Nowt – Zero | Draw – Tie | Bonnet – Hood | Boot – Trunk | Mobile – Cell Phone |  Toilet – Restroom | Subway – Pedestrian Underpass | Underground – Subway | Football – Soccer | Telly – TV | Holiday – Vacation | Clingfilm – Plastic Wrap | Flat – Apartment | Bollocks – Testicles | Plaster – Band-Aid | Sweets – Candy | Note – Bill | Fag – Cigarette | Lift – Elevator | Fanny – Definitely not your backside!!!