An Insider's Guide to Kirkland
Featured Restaurant: Deru's Little Brother
Deru Market—a treasured Kirkland eatery—has expanded to a second location! Little Brother will feature Deru's style of counter service and ideal (local, organic, seasonal food cooked from scratch daily) but with a different menu. Specialties include breakfast, lunch, drinks, and coffee. Enjoy outdoor seating and walk-ins welcome.
456 Central Way
Featured Activity: Northwest Paddle Surfers
Northwest Paddle Surfers features Stand Up Paddle (SUP) rentals at both Juanita Beach Park and Marina Park. Juanita Beach Park also features several single and tandem kayaks and a Jumbo SUP that can accommodate 8–10 adults! Great family fun at both locations. Fuel up before or after at one of many outstanding nearby restaurants or park refreshment stands.
Northwest Paddle Surfers
Rentals: (425) 366-7699
Office: (206) 659-1787
Featured Outdoor Art: Park Lane Sculpture Gallery
Park Lane in Downtown Kirkland just got the final touches with the installation of and outdoor sculpture gallery. Curated by the Kirkland Cultural Arts Commission, sculptures are displayed on a rotating basis and for sale to the public. Learn more about the inaugural sculptures and artists on explorekirkland.com/arts.
Featured Local Brewhouse: Flatstick Pub
Flatstick Pub is a craft beer bar and indoor mini golf course located in downtown Kirkland with 24 rotating taps serving Washington-only beer and cider. In the back of the pub, find a 9-hole mini golf course that will challenge any skill level. Bring your own food or order from a list of area restaurants that will deliver right to your table.
15 Lake Street
Featured Local Shoe Boutique: Crush Footwear
Crush Footwear is a woman's shoe and accessory boutique which searches the world to bring you unique shoes from emerging designers. Our shoes are made with quality materials and craftsmanship to make you look and feel fantastic. Crush Footwear will complement your individual sense of style with the creative passion of talented designers from all over the world.
3 Lake Street
Featured Local Coffee: Urban Lounge
Urban COFFEE lounge was created by local husband and wife, Jeff and Alicia Miner. Creating a dynamic cafe experience and offering the best products and service is Alicia's department while Jeff, an architect, is the creative mind who designed the space to feel inviting, interesting and fun. Together they married a love of design with a passion for great coffee.
Urban Coffee Lounge
9744 NE 119th Way
Featured Local Paint and Sip Studio: CANVAS!
CANVAS! Paint and Sip Studio is an upscale canvas painting studio where art meets entertainment. No experience is necessary! Combine simple step-by-step instruction, some of your favorite music, and a fun and creative environment so you can relax, unwind and go home with a one-of-a-kind painting that is uniquely yours.
122 Central Way
Featured Local Men's Boutique: Asher Goods
Asher Goods was named Seattle Magazine's Best Men's Boutique of 2012, Asher Goods is a distinctive men's store offering quality heritage and contemporary clothing, accessories and art. Asher Goods was founded by Matthew Lawrence and Jerry Morris who have a passion for seeking out fine brands to help men establish a classic style and identity for everyday life. Asher Goods carries contemporary, quality American-made men's brands.