What's New

Stainless steel dandelions at Village at Totem Lake in the eveningAs we adapt to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and turn our attention to recovery, the City is cautiously starting to come back to life... Albeit with facial coverings and constant spritzes of hand sanitizer.

Despite the economic hardship that permeated our small business community in 2020, a variety of fun new businesses have launched, while many of our beloved, longstanding businesses have persevered! Things are beginning to brighten, with venues, galleries and restaurants opening their doors and welcoming guests once again.

This exciting amalgamation of established businesses and newcomers is a true reflection of Kirkland's journey from epicenter of coronavirus to epicenter of resilience. We are proud and honored to be home to such a diverse and eclectic collection of businesses, all of which are breathing new life into our economic recovery while infusing it with hope and promise.

This page is dynamic, meant both to provide information on exciting new Kirkland businesses and attractions, while also keeping you informed about the progress of our existing COVID-impacted businesses as they open their doors.

We're open and you're invited!  

Nothing Bundt Cakes

To find the perfect recipe, you first need the perfect ingredients. And that's what our founders Dena Tripp and Debbie Shwetz were for each other. In 1997, they...

Stack571

We’ve got a nice spot picked out for you! Stack 571 Burger and Whiskey Bar features a huge selection of whiskey, amazing burgers, and alcoholic milkshakes!

Snapdoodle Toys & Games

We welcome a fifth member to our FAMILY of FUN with the opening of Snapdoodle Toys & Games in the Totem Lake area of Kirkland. This intimate location in The...

Silverlake Ramen

We think it's the best ramen we've ever had. And that's a fact! We believe in traditional ingredients that make our ramen the best it can be. Wholesome, fresh,...

Scoop Marketplace

Scoop Marketplace is a zero waste grocery store where customers purchase as much or as little as they want or need from a wide variety of package-free food,...

Deja Moo

WELCOME TO DEJA MOO! Have you seen this bull before? This familiar yet more casual version of it’s older sibling, Tipsy Cow Burger Bar, will conquer your burger...

Shop Local Kirkland

Shop Local Kirkland is driven to create a vibrant, prosperous and resilient digital economy for all Kirkland businesses. The Shop Local Kirkland initiative...

Midnight Cookie Co.

It happens to the best of us! It's late at night and we get a SERIOUS cookie craving, and don't really feel like whipping up a batch of Nestle Toll House at 10...

Cinemark Totem Lake and XD

At Cinemark, we share your love for all things movies. Follow us for movie updates, special events, giveaways and more. Download the Cinemark app & join...

Plantiful

Bringing our vision of healthier food and a better planet to a plant-based restaurant that offers toasts, burgers, pizzas, açaí bowls, smoothies, and drinks.

Salt & Straw

For years, Kim Malek was dreaming about the creation of a community gathering place. One where you could run into neighbors, spend time with family, or treat...

Due' Cucina

Our founders are two high-school friends from Tuscany, Italy, who came to Seattle to share their passion for authentic Italian pasta. Our fresh pasta is...

We're Back!

The early months of 2021 brought us many exciting re-openings, which means that there are many great reasons to come and explore Kirkland! Rediscover all the things that make our City amazing, from our wonderful, heart-filled community members, to our resilient business owners, to our charming array of parks that boast gorgeous waterfront views at every turn. Day trips are the new black, so check out all the fun things you can do in Kirkland!  

Lounge by Topgolf

At Lounge by Topgolf, superior hospitality meets craft cocktails and locally curated dishes. Our indoor venue is equipped with industry-leading Topgolf Swing...

ryan james fine arts

As a contemporary gallery, we represent a roster of 15 known and emerging artists working in the style of modern, abstract, and conceptual arts. Our gallery...

Flatstick Pub

There are only two rules at Flatstick Pub: drink local and have fun. Flatstick was inspired by an idea to create a casual beer focused pub that featured a...

COMO USA

COMO is dedicated to the cuisine of the Lombardia region of Italy, surrounding Lake Como. Focused on stellar service, a beautiful atmosphere and handmade pasta,...

Woodmark Waterfront Adventures

We rent Boats, Waverunners, Paddleboards, and Kayaks on the Lake Washington waterfront at beautiful Carillon Point. Located just east of Seattle, we offer...