Please take note:  We are now closed on Thursdays.

Fri-Wed we are open 12-8pm as usual.

We will be attending the Seattle Tattoo Expo on August 15th, 16th, and 17th.  Stop by our booth and say hello.

If you would like to stay updated on our latest creations, then “like” us on facebook.

Tattoo Shop

Cicada Tattoo is a quality tattoo shop located in the North side of seattle, WA. We are located just north of Greenlake, nestled between Northgate and Greenwood, just a block from Oak Tree Cinema. The shop offers spacious, clean studios and a relaxed environment.

Our phone number is 206-327-9309.
We are located at 10309 Aurora Ave N (highway 99). Seattle, Washington. 98133.
Our email address is

We are open seven days a week from 12-8pm.
Thursdays are now by appointment only.

There is of street parking available on the side streets or on the other side of Aurora.
We are closed on many holidays and during some regional tattoo conventions in WA and OR.


Most of the designs in our portfolios are one of a kind custom pieces that we have drawn for our clients.  We offer many styles. Whether its a large dragon sleeve, a custom piece on the ribs; or just a small star, cross, or butterfly on a foot or wrist, we are happy to work with your ideas and realize your vision. some of the things we enjoy doing: Traditional Japanese, traditional American old school, new school, bio-mechanical, script, black and gray, realistic portraits of pets or love ones, animals, angels, creatures and monsters, flowers, abstract designs, reworking older designs to bring them to life, cover-ups (instead of removal), and larger free hand compositions that compliment the shapes and forms of the body.  We also have tattoo flash available if you want to choose from already rendered pictures.  Our walls are covered with hand drawn and painted artwork from artists who have worked in our industry for the last hundred years.