• 1938

    Ivar's Fish Bar Opens

    A Northwest seafood restaurant is born as aquarium proprietor, Ivar Haglund, introduces Seattle to his now world famous fish 'n chips.

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    Ivar Haglund

    Entrepreneur, showman, and aptly referred to as Seattle's King of the Waterfront, Ivar brought the best of the Northwest’s dining and cuisine to the masses.

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    Clem the Clam

    Keeping Clam has never been so fun. First introduced in local ads, you can now catch the popular Dancing Clams throughout community events.