Tag: King Donuts

Original Owners Say Goodbye to King Donut Teriyaki Laundromat

Original Owners Say Goodbye to King Donut Teriyaki Laundromat

“Eat the BEST DONUTS & TERIYAKI in town and wash your draws all under one roof. Don’t be a Fool!” After nearly 30 years in South Seattle, the founders of King Donuts Teriyaki Laundromat will retire next Tues., Dec. 20. “The shop is our “American Dream” story,” said the owners’ […]

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King Donuts for Sale After Nearly 30 Years in South Seattle

King Donuts for Sale After Nearly 30 Years in South Seattle

By Amber Campbell Sad news coming out of Rainier Beach today as King Donuts Teriyaki Laundromat has announced that — unless it can find a buyer — the family-owned  business will be shutting its doors after nearly 30 years in South Seattle. “King Donuts is the hub and the welcoming […]

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With Love: Top 12 South Seattle Bakeries

With Love: Top 12 South Seattle Bakeries

Where else will you find bakeries inspired by Chinese, Hawaiian, Filipino, Italian, Vietnamese and Japanese cultures all in one community? NO WHERE! We love you, South Seattle! 1. Borracchini’s Bakery A Garlic Gulch mainstay, this historic, family-owned bakery will decorate your birthday cake while you wait. Delectable breads, cookies, pastries […]

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South Seattle’s Favorite Donut Goddess Goes to Jail

South Seattle’s Favorite Donut Goddess Goes to Jail

By Amber Campbell If you’ve ever been to King Donut Laundry Teriyaki in Rainier Beach, there’s a good chance you got served by everyone’s favorite donut goddess, co-owner Davie Hay, and if you’ve been in lately, you might be wondering where she’s gone. For years, Davie’s been serving up daily […]

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It’s a Rainier Beach Revival: Top 10 South Valley Hot Spots

It’s a Rainier Beach Revival: Top 10 South Valley Hot Spots

Have you visited Rainier Beach lately? If not, stop what you’re doing and head down there right now! With several new businesses in and around what some are calling the “Cute Zone” (the one-block stretch of 57th Avenue on the south side of Rainier), the long-maligned south valley neighborhood is […]

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Readers’ Choice: Top 10 Best Things in South Seattle

Readers’ Choice: Top 10 Best Things in South Seattle

Hundreds of loyal Rainier Valley Post readers and south-end residents recently voted in the fourth annual Best of Southeast Seattle Reader’s Choice Awards – the definitive list of who to know, where to eat and what to do in one of America’s most diverse zip codes. But with only 42 categories, we’re […]

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King Donut-Teriyaki-Laundromat: It’s a Real Place and Business of the Year

King Donut-Teriyaki-Laundromat: It’s a Real Place and Business of the Year

By Amber Campbell Where can you get a cheap date, sage advice and a big apple fritter for just $1.50? King Donut in Rainier Beach. Maybe that’s why the Rainier Chamber of Commerce recently named the donut-teriyaki-laundromat Business of the Year. King Donut was also voted Best Thing in Southeast […]

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