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Cafe Juanita

9702 NE 120th Pl, Kirkland, WA 98034-4206
+1 425-823-1505
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“foie gras” (25 reviews)
“rabbit” (39 reviews)
“octopus” (20 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 5 days ago

Atmosphere calm and acoustics good for couple talk. Food was perfectly prepared and crackers with appetizer were freshly made and I couldn't get enough of them. I had lamb and my guy had rabbit.

Thank SilverGirl710
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to Café Juanita for 30? years. Holly, the current chef, is an amazing chef - great flavors, care into the presentation, and the staff treat your meal and presence as worthy of the price. Sometimes I wish there were a few...More

Thank FBAGoddess
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting from afar and dining with friends. What an impressive menu with creative selections, based on Northern Italian cooking. It's a casual, but sophisticated venue where we experienced excellent service,, The rack of lamb was the best I've had anywhere and the risotto...More

Thank 12wandering
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was decent. However, the food was the pleasant surprised. Although a bit expensive food was quite exceptional.

Thank reachchris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely sort of laid back casual elegance permeates the atmosphere and service at Cafe Juanita. This is a fairly expensive restaurant but the value for your dollar is quite high, and I would recommend without hesitation, especially if you are celebrating a significant occasion....More

Thank pookala
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had our 25th anniversary dinner here, and had a wonderful experience. Locally sourced foods are emphasized , and every dish we tried was outstanding. Cafe Juanita has long been regarded as one of the best restaurants in the Pacific Northwest, and...More

1  Thank spiritman13
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We celebrated my birthday at the Cafe Juanita. We decided to go with the tasting menu and the accompanying wines. All were delicious. When our waiter noted that neither one of us were enthused by the Champagne (Champagne is generally not on our wishlist) she...More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a tough review to write, I've seen 1 star reviews, and 5 star reviews... and tend to agree with what is written from both viewpoints. Thus, the three stars. From the positive side: gorgeous presentation of food, complex flavor profiles, things you really...More

Thank Carolina P
Reviewed 8 August 2017

As always, Cafe Juanita is a lovely place for an outstanding meal, the atmosphere is pleasant, food always fabulous and the help excellent!

Thank ishmael010
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We enjoyed an excellent dinner at Cafe Juanita to celebrate our anniversary and a nice return on a stock investment. We especially enjoyed a shaved beet salad and our main courses (including a delicious rabbit in porcini mushroom sauce), but the most impressive dish of...More

Thank Dave G
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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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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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