On the eastern shore of Lake Washington, Kirkland is home to a beautiful blend of outdoor recreation, art, boutique shopping, and more. As the city with the most waterfront beaches and over 500 parks, Kirkland hosts a dynamic repertoire of waterfront restaurants and a beautiful downtown shopping district.
If you are looking for a home where you have the space to stretch, then Kirkland is the place for you. With its tree-lined streets and beautifully-kept public waterfront parks, this particular suburb of Seattle has a luxurious, charming allure all its own.
What to Expect: This neighborhood has been described as “a Pacific Northwest beach town”, and offers an impressive number of small, boutique shops and a wide selection of award-winning wineries, bars, and tasting rooms to explore.
What You'll Love: You will love Kirkland if you’re a weekend warrior who loves to explore trails and the waterfront on the weekends, but enjoy easy access to Seattle.
Unexpected Appeal: Whether you’re a fan of the outdoors, the art gallery, or the salon, this neighborhood has something for everyone.
Kirkland offers world-class dinning and award winning wineries.
At Café Juanita, James Beard Award-winner Holly Smith has mastered northern Italian cuisine. Recently featured on Eater’s The 38 Essential Seattle Restaurants, Café Juanita provides an intimate atmosphere and exceptional dining experience.
Volterra offers exquisite Italian cusine in a modern setting and has been featured on the Thrillist’s Ten Best Restaurants on the Eastside.
Little Brother focuses on fresh northwest inspired cuisine in relaxing neighborhood setting.
Waving Tree Winery is a small award winning family owned winery that focuses on the on Italian and Rhone Style Washington Estate Grown Wines.
To learn more about the Eastside restaurants and wineries, see this selection of resources:
425 Magazine | Kirkland
Thrillist | Best Restaurants in Seattle’s Eastside
Zagat | 8 Delicious Reasons to Drive to Kirkland
Explore Kirkland | Wine Tasting Tours
From high-end boutiques to local designers, Kirkland offers shoppers with a diverse range of retail opportunities. Whether shopping at Purpose Boutique or Essentials on Park Lane, you will find yourself transported into a shopper’s paradise.
For more on Kirkland shopping, please visit: Explore Kirkland | Shopping
Redmond Town Center
With easy access to the shores of Lake Washington and natural scenery that is so quintessential to the Pacific Northwest, Kirkland offers an amazing host of recreational activities. From boating along the shores of Lake Washington, an afternoon kayaking trip, cycling alongside the renowned Washington loop, having a stroll along the water, or enjoying the extraordinary park systems, you will find yourself embracing the outdoors like never before.
To learn more about the Kirkland Parks, please visit: Explore Kirkland | Parks
To learn more about outdoor recreation in Kirkland, please visit: Explore Kirkland | Outdoor Recreation
Kirkland offers a diverse range of artistic endeavors; from public art, sophisticated galleries, performance art, and creative classes, there is truly something for everyone.
To learn more, please visit: Explore Kirkland | Arts
KIRKLAND. EVOLVING FORWARD.
The future of Kirkland is very bright, to learn more about developments and exciting new changes coming to Kirkland, please visit:
Cross Kirkland Corridor