There’s a lot of teriyaki in this town, and Shodai makes our favorite. Even in transit, the rice stays moist, the protein is piping hot, and the salad is as crisp as a pile of iceberg shreds should be. You can also combine your teriyaki with Chinese dishes like general tso’s chicken or fried rice.
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Central Pizza is a pretty basic counter service spot for pies, slices, and salads in the Central District.
Fat's Chicken & Waffles
Fat’s is a casual neighborhood spot with great chicken and waffles in the Central District.
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Umami Kushi is a Rainier Beach spot that serves Japanese-style okazu pan filled with everything from beef curry to adobo chicken - and fresh beignets.
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Kamonegi is an excellent Japanese restaurant in Fremont that serves homemade soba and tempura.
Sushi Kanpai is in the bottom of an apartment in First Hill, but don’t let that stop you from going. The sushi makes for a good weeknight dinner.
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