Polish Fall Bazaar, November 3 – 4, 2018

Delicious dinners = Pierogi (dumplings), Gołąbki (cabbage rolls), Kielbasa (sausage); Soups = pickle and borscht. Served all day. Polish beer on hand.  Delectable pastries at the dessert booths.  Take-home eats and sweets available too. Upstairs  = selection of Christmas ornaments and wafers (oplatki), amber, books, crafts, Polish crystal, deli items, Boleslawiec pottery, and a treasure […]
Oct 15, 2018

SLEE! Dinner 2018

This year, SLEE! will center agroecology, a set of agricultural principles and a process for social and ecological transformation. Amidst the current political context of deportation raids on workers at the backbone of our food system, we will uplift a liberatory vision that connects food justice and immigrant justice. Join us to celebrate farmworkers who […]
Aug 8, 2018

Young Argentines fight unemployment with entrepreneurship

Argentina’s unemployment rate for young people is above average for the region, but some young Argentines are taking matters into their own hands. When they can’t find a job, they create one.
Jun 27, 2018

Focused on son’s healing, family closes Phnom Penh Noodle House

For 30 years, the Ung family shared their Khmer culture through food at the Phnom Penh Noodle House, one of the few Cambodian restaurants in the Seattle area.
May 23, 2018

Laughway House Productions Presents: Ed Hill

Looking for something to do this weekend? We have a solution! Thursday at 9PM, on the grand stage of The Swiss, we have an amazing comedy show. Our headliner is internationally touring comedian, Ed Hill! Ed is well known as he has been featured on Gotham Comedy Live on AXS TV. His work has been […]
Jan 31, 2018

Skinny crabs add stress on local business owners

Small crabs, late season and an international demand is making crabs more expensive for local businesses.
Jan 29, 2018

Come Celebrate New Year’s Eve with a Special Dinner Event at Nirmal’s!

Ring in 2018 with Delicious Spice and Everything Nice Nirmal’s is pleased to host a special New Year’s Eve dinner on Sunday, December 31st to ring out the old and ring in the new year. Chef Nirmal Monteiro and his team have created a special dinner menu on featuring a four-course meal for $50/per person. […]
Dec 20, 2017

The Most Wonderful Crime of the Year

The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Seattle and surrounding areas. Join us for a night of intrigue, deception, and delicious food in this comedic thriller!
Oct 30, 2017

Laughway House’s Night of One Liners Stand-up Comedy Showcase

On October 5th, live from the Swiss Pub in beautiful downtown Tacoma –Laughway House Productions presents a night full of one liners from the top professional comedians in the area. Laughway House’s Night of One Liners! The show is headlined by Narin Vann, one of the fastest rising stars in the comedy scene. He’s been […]
Sep 15, 2017

Seattle soda tax to fund education, nutrition programs

Funds from the tax will go towards education and making healthy food more accessible to low-income communities.
Jun 7, 2017

Seattle’s Ethiopian community savors its coffee culture

The tradition of Ethiopian coffee is not just about the caffeine, but about the community.

A restaurant wall says a thousand words

Tired of being shaken down in Greece for running a food stand, a family moves to Seattle.
Dec 28, 2016

An Algerian chef starts an Italian restaurant with a French name

Chef Abe Hadjal of Zouave restaurant in Ravenna talks about his journey, his food, and why the U.S. is still the best.
Dec 16, 2016

A food survival guide for new Chinese arrivals in Seattle

From hot pot to hot dogs, some tips for navigating the Seattle food scene for Chinese international students and other new arrivals.
Nov 30, 2016
A traditional Turkish spread. (Photo by Adem Djemil)

5 Globalist picks for Seattle Restaurant Week

This week over a hundred restaurants around King County are offering discounted tasting menus as part of Seattle Restaurant Week.
Oct 17, 2016
Jane Kagira owns the Kenyan restaurant Safari Njema in Columbia City, host of the first Migrating Meals conversation. The scenes on the wall mainly are depictions of Kenya. (Photo by Alan Berner / The Seattle Times)

‘Migrating Meals’ puts awkward dinner conversation on the menu

Can delicious food thaw the Seattle Freeze and get people to engage with sensitive subjects? Project Feast's new 'Migrating Meals' program aims to find out.
Sep 9, 2016

Shock greets closure of Jackson’s Catfish Corner

Jackson’s Catfish Corner in South Seattle’s Brighton Neighborhood has closed suddenly.
Aug 2, 2016
The delicious Venezuelan staple that gave Arepas its name. (Photo by Elizabeth Alvarado)

Arepas for the people

A new restaurant in the U-District is hoping to turn Seattle on to Venezuelan food and it's signature dish, the arepa.
Apr 22, 2016
Hamda Yusuf. (Photo by The Seattle Globalist)

Composting and the art of interacting with well-intentioned white people

Composting and the art of interacting with well-intentioned white people.
Mar 13, 2016

Cafe Avole offers Ethiopian coffee, community space in Rainier Valley

The Rainier Mini Mart has been transformed to Cafe Avole, where owner Solomon Dubie brings a love of buna — Ethiopian-style coffee — and a community space.
Mar 12, 2016