Open Seattle Japanese Language and Culture Meetup

Shawn O'Donnell's is a kid-friendly Irish pub that just opened a few months back at the base of Seattle's historic Smith Tower.

We'll head there this week to eat and drink a little, chat in Japanese and English, and eat some heavy food.

You can order whatever you want to eat, and we'll handle it separately; keep in mind it may be a bit of work to sort everything out at the end, and that you should bring plenty of cash to make settling the bill faster and easier.

Bus access is easy because this is basically right at the edge of Pioneer Square, so any bus or train that goes to downtown Seattle will get you there. Street parking is available nearby, though it may be easier under the Alaska Way Viaduct or along 5th. There is a famously sloped pay garage just across the street which isn't too expensive, and it's probably worth parking there if you have any trouble.

We may do nijikai at nearby Altstadt, a German bar a couple blocks away.

I plan to pre-kai at Kaname from 6pm to 7pm if you want to join me in the international district (around 6th & Jackson) for some shochu and gobo fry.

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    A former member

    Gomen, demo, tabun dekinai. Tsugi no meetup!! Gambaro!

    March 12, 2014

  • Thomas

    Hello. Just moved here from Japan, and I don't want what little Japanese I know to fall away.

    March 5, 2014

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