83 S. Washington St Pioneer Square
Seattle WA 98104 206.382.0231

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We Buy Guitars

We pay top dollar for used and vintage instruments of all kinds, including guitars, amps, effects, keyboards, microphones, etc. Tell us what you’ve got.

Professional Guitar Repair

Emerald City Guitars Vintage BabyEmerald City Guitars is the professional’s choice for guitar repair in Seattle.  ECG is proud to offer the services of Eric Daw, our in house guitar expert. View our rates.

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EGG Now Carries Nechville Banjos


We are pleased to be offering the Nechville of fine hand-crafted banjos. Favored by top musicians like Lady Antebellum, Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Springsteen’s band, Zac Brown, The Hollies, Big & Rich and others, these instruments are something to behold! …More…

Reality of Emerald City Guitars Video Series

Reality of Emerald City Guitars

Filmmaker Ken Lapworth hangs out with the crew at Emerald City Guitars to capture a little bit of what goes on down here. Check it out!

Welcome to Emerald City Guitars. Seattle's Best Vintage Guitar Shop!

Our vast used and vintage selection of guitars and amps includes Fender, Gibson, Gretsch, Rickenbacker, Martin, PRS, Guild, Taylor,and many other off brands. We also carry second-tier Japanese and European instruments from the 60's and 70's.

Vintage Showcase

Store Hours

10am to 6pm

Who Shops at
Emerald City?

Jay Boone and G.E Smith

G.E Smith

Trevor and Eric from Blitzen Trapper

Blitzen Trapper

Trevor w/ Noah and the Whale!

Noah and the Whale

Limp Bizkit

Limp Bizkit

Laurie Boone and Tom Peterson

Cheap Trick

Trevor with Ian Crawford from Panic



John Mayer


Cheap Trick


Social Distortion


They Might Be Giants

Social Distortion

Social Distortion


Noel Gallagher


Lemmy of Motorhead!

Trevor Boone and Mike Soldano

Mike Soldano

Spider Stacy & Louise

The Pogues


Amos Lee


Joe Bonamassa


Jerry Miller

Trevor and Spider Stacy of the Pogues!

the Pogues


They Might Be Giants

Emerald City Guitars Wishlist




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