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Cafe Juanita

9702 NE 120th Pl, Kirkland, WA 98034-4206
+1 425-823-1505
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“foie gras” (28 reviews)
“rabbit” (45 reviews)
“octopus” (22 reviews)
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Italian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
9702 NE 120th Pl, Kirkland, WA 98034-4206
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Reviewed yesterday

For me, good service elevates any meal. In this case, the tasting menu was delicious and well paced, and the service impeccable. Every bite was great and the attention to detail was noticeable. No, this place is not aiming for a Michelin star, but it...More

Thank GourmandTrashPanda
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Totally understand why this place earns the James B award regularly. All dishes (13 items amongst 5 of us) were prepared with utmost care, service was impeccable.... Good wine selection, rabbit, lamb, octopus, duck... all perfect!

Thank Imhotep2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love, love, love, Cafe Juanita! Its always been a cozy place, but it's even cozier now after the remodel. Great food, wonderful chef, we'll always return.

Thank Mimibleu
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kirkland is not one of the locations where I expected to find a gem like Cafe Juanita. In fact, the restaurant name doesn't necessarily provide a vision of a great restaurant. But it is! Cafe Juanita is situated in a cute little house in the...More

Thank Blips53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I often go to Cafe Juanita for birthdays or anniversaries. We've started an end of summer family dinner tradition with our 11 and 15 year old kids. It speaks to the quality of the restaurant and servers that they gracefully accommodate intimate...More

Thank Eastsideolw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my wife here to celebrate a special occasion. Simply put - we were both very impressed with our dinner experience. Not knowing the Seattle dining scene very well I came upon this restaurant in one of the local magazine write ups. Seeing such...More

Thank Roary_and_Friends
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two couples-four good friends enjoyed an amazing EXPERIENCE at Café Juanita. We enjoyed the tasting menu. Each course was better than the last and we couldn't figure out how they did that! Service was above and beyond. Everyone worked as a team to give us...More

Thank avianacres3rjw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chef Holly Smith and her staff do an amazing job here. My wife , daughter and I embarked on the epic tasting menu. Food: Very delicious and creative. Wine: Splendidly paired with each course. The Foie Gras with the sweet Piemonte Moscato snack dab in...More

Thank J_n_G_n_AZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The evening started out with a nice greeting from the valet parking person, followed by a warm hello by the hostess. We were one of the earliest tables and that enabled us to have a great connection with our server, Dan. He was most informative...More

Thank ratch37
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Cafe Juanita to celebrate a special occasion on Friday the 13th. We were excited to see a seasonal favorite on the menu: pappa al pomodoro, tomato/bread soup. So delicious! We mentioned to our server that we had mixed success when we tried to...More

Thank cantelope7
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Philip G
24 August 2015|
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Response from Joseph S | Reviewed this property |
No dress code just don't embarrass yourself
Jim S
4 July 2015|
Response from Richie54 | Reviewed this property |
Don't worry, if the renovations are not finished by July, they will still be at their pop up location on 12th Ave. in Seattle. Telephone them at their old number and they can advise you. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9702 NE 120th Pl, Kirkland, WA 98034-4206
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Kirkland
  • Phone Number: +1 425-823-1505
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