City Congratulates “Best of Kirkland” as Voted by 
425 Magazine Readers

Readers of the 425 Magazine voted 25 Kirkland businesses as “The Best of the 425-Eastside.”  All results from the second annual vote are published in the July/August 2010 edition of the magazine and online at  The City congratulates the following Kirkland businesses:

  • Best Wine Selection:              Purple Café & Wine Bar (multiple locations)
  • Best Chef:                           Holly Smith, Café Juanita
  • Best Pizza:                          Zeek’s Pizza
  • Best Drive In:                      Burgermaster (multiple locations)
  • Best Outdoor Dining:             The Beach Café
  • Best View:                           Bin on the Lake
  • Best Coffee:                        Starbucks (multiple locations)
  • Best Neighborhood Bar:         Hectors
  • Best in Show – Hotels:           The Woodmark Hotel
  • Best First Date Spot:             Laugh’s Comedy Club
  • Best Place to Get Married:      The Woodmark Hotel
  • Best Picnic Spot:                   Kirkland Waterfront
  • Best Place for People Watching:  Kirkland Waterfront
  • Best Doctor:                        Dr. Kevin McCarty, Totem Lake Family Medicine
  • Best Chiropractor:                 Dr. Ben Charlton, Inline Wellness Center
  • Best Pharmacy:                    Bartells (multiple locations)
  • Best Consignment Shop:        Ragamoffyn’s
  • Best Hairstylist:                    Zoey Brumm at Zo Salon
  • Best Massage Therapist:        Dina Wheeler, Inline Wellness Center
  • Best Vet:                             Eastside Veterinary Associates
  • Best Private School:              Eastside Preparatory Academy
  • Best Daycare:                      Bright Horizons
  • Best Kitchen & Bath Designer:  Sandra Gjesdahl, Bristol Design & Construction
  • Best Home Décor Store:        Simplicity Décor