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Cafe Juanita

9702 NE 120th Pl, Kirkland, WA 98034-4206
+1 425-823-1505
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“foie gras” (27 reviews)
“rabbit” (45 reviews)
“octopus” (21 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 4 days ago

My last meal there was not good. My husband didn't care for his either. I was very disappointed in the menu. Very expensive.

Thank Lorraine R
Reviewed 4 days ago

people love this place but I think its overrated. Have had good service here but also have had bad service.

Thank Ttocs N
Reviewed 14 May 2018

A 3 hour exceptional fine dining experience with my better-half. We were not celebrating anything other than our love for fine dining and savoring life. Café Juanita is an open kitchen style restaurant where some of the tables allow you to watch food prep and...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Had a special dinner at CJ with family and local friends. Service is excellent. Dining rooms are beautiful. Wine list very good. My pear soup was bland- no flavor- like warm thick ....dirty water. Menu is for hard core foodies. Had the Char. It was...More

Thank matissegirl
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Cafe Juanita is one of the best places to eat in the Northwest. This was my first visit since they remodeled. They've added a private dining room and generally undated the space. It has a very modern and clean look. The staff and service are...More

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 22 April 2018

If you are near Bellevue or Kirkland and have time to enjoy a truly memorable meal then you need to go to Cafe Juanita. Eighteen years of bringing great service, food and wine to the public. The dining room was recently updated. It was and...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We wanted to dine at Cafe Juanita for Valentine's Day. Unfortunately, they were booked so we went on Tuesday, the day before Valentine's Day. What a treat! Not very busy, as it was mid-week. Thus, noise level was very low and we could converse at...More

Thank Dave G
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Cafe Juanita is an exceptional Michelin level experience on all accounts. Wine selection is superb. I personally had the octopus and the rabbit. Both expertly prepared.

Thank Juha H
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We enjoyed a delicious dinner on the day before Valentine's Day. We started with a couple Huckleberry Gimlets, which were very refreshing and tasty. For appetizer, we chose king crab with a delightful green apple sorbet. Pear salad with pine nuts was excellent, as was...More

1  Thank Dave G
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Two couples arrived at 6pm and left at 10pm. The waiter could tell we were there to chat. We ordered drinks and were left alone for an hour to tell stories. At a lull in the conversation, the waiter arrived to discuss meals and wine...More

1  Thank RalphPicky
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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
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
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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