Aura Bakery and Coffee Bar is a family-run French-style bakery. There are delicious pastries made with quality ingredients and a flavorful lunch menu filled with sweet and savory options. Enjoy a cup of coffee with an almond croissant, a variety of macarons, or a croque monsieur sandwich with grilled black forest ham and Swiss cheese.
Aura Bakery & Coffee Bar, 116 Central Way, Kirkland, WA, USA, +1 425 576 9555
Isarn Thai Soul Kitchen is a lovely downtown venue featuring home-style Thai regional cuisine. Flavorful dishes to note include lemongrass wings, which are deep-fried wings topped with crunchy lemongrass, kaffir lime leaves and stir-fried squid. For dessert, try the sweet young coconut cream served in a whole coconut with tapioca balls and sweet eggs.
Isarn Thai Soul Kitchen, 170 Lake St., Kirkland, WA, USA, +1 425 298 4429
Santa Fe Mexican Grill specializes in Guadalajara-style food. A lively venue with a rustic and colorful interior, there’s something on the menu for the whole family. Recommended dishes include vegetarian enchiladas made with a variety of sauteed veggies topped with sauce, cheese, guacamole, and pico de gallo and shrimp, scallops, and mushrooms sauteed in garlic butter and served with garlic butter plus rice and beans. Be sure to try the deep-fried ice cream for a sweet end to the meal.
Santa Fe Mexican Grill, 12709 NE 124th St., Kirkland, WA, USA, +1 425 821 9405