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Top bar recommendations from locals

Mexican Restaurant
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“Cactus is one of the most popular restaurants in the downtown area of Kirkland's waterfront. It's higher-end Mexican food with great margaritas! Recommended”
  • 24 locals recommend
Irish Pub
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“Fun nightlife scene, Irish bar. Great food as well! Large deck out back with views of the kirkland waterfront. Shuffleboard. Live bands most nights with a big open dance floor. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
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“Nice/large Mimosas with your weekend brunch. Great Scrambles, eggs benedict or burgers! ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Beer Bar
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“Many craft beers and indoor mini-golf. Dog friendly with lots of dogs to see. Fun place especially in rainy weather.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Not only do they do a great weekend brunch but also great seafood other meals including happy hour and especially sit down for dinner and special occasions. Great waterfront views ”
  • 18 locals recommend
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“A fun, dim lit bar that has class! Drinks are fun, their light food is extremely enjoyable, and the service is awesome!”
  • 17 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“The best thing about the BeachHouse bar + grill is that there's something here for everyone; a mouthwatering menu, a full bar with flatscreen t.v's, waterfront patio dining, friendly service, a yummy kid-inspired menu for kids, and a fun, relaxing and comfortable atmosphere.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Sports Bar
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“Check this place out, if you like to watch the game and have great burger with great selections of beers. You get to meet some cool locals there. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Upscale wine bar and northwestern cuisine in Kirkland. Great place for business meetings and first dates. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Speakeasy
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“This is a hidden treasure tucked away on Lake Washington. It's a nice place to relax, read & meditate. The sunsets are always beautiful. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
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“One of my favorites! Tuscan-inspired Italian cooking. Happy hour small plates and drink specials.”
  • 8 locals recommend
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“Excellent lakefront lounge with cocktails and appetizers. Right outside the Kirkland beach area.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Sports Bar
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  • 3 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Nice little Italian Restaurant located on the quaint Park Lane. The owners do the cooking and are from Sardinia. The wine list is great and reasonably priced.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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“This is our favorite fine dining restaurant featuring outdoor dining, extensive wine list and sunsets by the water! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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“You can tell this is a place that really worked to perfect their broth. So tasty and delicious, I highly recommend this place!”
  • 2 locals recommend