Restaurants & Cafés

Enjoy an amazing meal, and
make a difference, too.

We are always ranked among the very best places to dine in Seattle. High praise from a community of foodies.

We have won prestigious awards for our decor, the quality of our cuisine, and the impact of our mission.

Every dollar of profit is reinvested in programs to recruit, train and support our students and apprentices.

Allow us to shatter your expectations by giving you a dining experience that is both memorable and meaningful. There is no greater proof of the power of our model of tranformation than the incredible quality of the cuisine our students and apprentices create.

FareStart Restaurant

One of the city’s most popular “working lunch” destinations, offering an excellent range of American cuisine and a Thursday dinner with our region’s best chefs. 

Guest Chef Night

Enjoy a three-course gourmet meal for just $29.95, prepared by a different guest chef (assisted by our students) every week.

Maslow's by FareStart

Maslow's is a new American restaurant creating great food and better lives.

Rise by FareStart

Elevate your coffee experience at FareStart's new coffee shop in Amazon's Houdini North.

Café @ 2100

In Rainier Valley’s 2100 Building, we offer delicious treats and every kind of coffee and specialty drink your heart desires. Enjoy our wonderful new lunchtime menu. 

Café @ PacTower

Pacific Tower is a hub for many of Seattle’s social impact organizations. Our coffee drinks and delicious food stimulate conversations about changing the world.