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The 6 Best Italian Restaurants Near Kirkland

Updated: October 6, 2021

Feel like a wood-fired pizza or fresh pasta? Best head over to one of these great Italian spots in Kirkland. We analyzed millions of reviews from the best sites to bring you this ultimate list of Italian spots in Kirkland. The Italian spots below are our go-to’s for the best burrata and creamiest gelato in Kirkland!

Find the perfect Italian restaurant

Acropolis Pizza & Pasta

Pizza, $$, KirklandPizza, $$Kirkland, Moss Bay
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Cafe Veloce

Italian, $$, KirklandItalian, $$Kirkland, Totem Lake
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Ristorante Paradiso

Italian, $$, KirklandItalian, $$Kirkland, Moss Bay
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Pizza Bank Restaurant

Pizza, $$, KirklandPizza, $$Kirkland, Kingsgate
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Sages Restaurant

Italian, $$, RedmondItalian, $$Redmond, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Blu Sardinia

Italian, $$$, RedmondItalian, $$$Redmond, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Why these restaurants?

Finding the right Italian restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 10951 restaurants in Kirkland, 1095134 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1286 lists and articles from experts at and more. All with some boam magic. For example, we considered as we sourced this ultimate list. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • A next-level pairing for Italian Chianti

    Experts suggest pairing a marinara meatball with a glass of Italian Chianti, a popular red wine.


Interesting facts

  • The world-record holder

    Marc Owens holds the record for eating the most cannoli in the world by finishing no fewer than 34 in one sitting. Could you top that?

Parking tips

Parking can be tough around Kirkland To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Italian spot.

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