Emerald City Orchids Cafe is scheduled to open at 716 N.W. 65Th St. by mid-December, according to My Ballard. The menu will feature several local items, including sandwiches from Molly's Salads, pastries from Hiroki, and coffee from Fremont Coffee Company.
Builtburger's last day of business is this Friday.
In less upbeat news, Eater Seattle reports that BuiltBurger at 217 James St. in Pioneer Square serves its last patty on Friday, December 2. Its owners are now on the East Coast and have decided to "pause the BuiltBurger brand."