For an authentic taste of Asia, try Thai Orchid Restaurant (1004 Washington St., 360/695-7786, 11:30 a.m.–9:30 p.m. Mon.–Fri., noon–9:30 p.m. Sat.–Sun.), serving Thai curries, noodles, and desserts, or Fa Fa Gourmet Restaurant (11712 N.E. 4th Plain Blvd., 360/260-1378, 11:30 a.m.–9:30 p.m. Mon.–Thurs., noon–9:30 p.m. Fri.–Sat.) for Chinese cuisine.
Hidden House is named for its builder, Lowell M. Hidden, and not for any difficulty you’ll have finding it. The Touch of Athens at Hidden House (100 W. 13th St., 360/695-6198, 11 a.m.–2 p.m. and 5–9 p.m. Mon.–Thurs., 5–10 p.m. Fri.–Sat.) offers traditional Greek foods and atmosphere, complete with belly dancing and accordion music on weekend evenings.