The health and safety of our residents and visitors is the highest priority of the City of Kirkland. As part of King County, Kirkland is in Phase 2 of Governor Inslee’s “Safe Start” re-opening. Although many City services are available online, City Hall and most City buildings are closed to the public as part of our response to COVID-19.

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Kirkland’s diverse dining offerings have increased dramatically over the past few years, and Chinese restaurants throughout the City provide diners with cuisine as varied as the many provinces in the Middle Kingdom. Sichuan and Taiwanese cuisine, Shanghai dumplings, hot pots, Xi'an’s noodles are on offer alongside the Cantonese fare that used to be the dominant player in the area.