Sure, you could go to the same old restaurants for Dine Around Seattle’s $30-per-person prix-fixe specials (through March 27, Or you could go explore 10 restaurants all along Martin Luther King Jr. Way for Plate of Nations and get a shareable full meal for just $15 or $25. Have you been to the new Huarachitos yet? Great Mexican place run by an adorable couple. Or go vegetarian at beloved St. Dames. Or have Ethiopian, Vietnamese, Thai and Lao, Cantonese, a cheesesteak, and more. Bonus: Plate of Nations also supports the Rainier Valley Food Bank. Eat up! (Various locations,, $15–$25, March 21–April 5)

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