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Cafe Veloce

12514 120th Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034-7501
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Ranked #14 of 231 Restaurants in Kirkland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Seattle, Washington
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186 reviews 186 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

I have been eating at Café Veloce for many years...it is amazing how consistent their food is, always good provided via excellent service. I can't help but order the Adriatic pasta dish, it is insanely good, never fails. My husband tries different items and I don't know a single person who has every been disappointed by a meal here. It... More

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Kirkland, Washington
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Would give a 5 rating if it had a full bar. Some of the best Italian food anywhere at very reasonable prices. The service is always friendly and very good. I had the dungeness crab and scallops pasta that was amazing. My wife had the shrimp scampi that she was totally happy with. My sister in law had gorgonzola meatballs... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Disappointed in the Seafood Scampi. Alfredo sauce very watery - not the creamy sauce described on the menu. Have hear good things about cafe, must say disappointed. Ok to have noise in restaurants; however, it'd be nice if we could have a conversation and actually hear each other. Lots of children, lots for Friday evening happy hour!

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11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

My cousin just got back from being on a sub for the navy and decided wanted to come to this restaurant since he has been here before. It was a cool theme, old school motorcycles. I wouldn't say to go here expecting to get all dressed up for a fancy dinner. It definitely felt more casual than that, and that's... More

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Juneau, Alaska
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Good food, salads could be bigger. Nice menu a lot of variety. I had their pizza and a pasta dish, desserts were also good.

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47 reviews 47 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I don't know why I don't eat here more often, the food is very good, service is fine and the taste is very authentic. The décor is nice, I love vintage motorcycles. Definitely worth a try if you have not been here and worth going back if you have not been here in a while.

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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Cafe Veloce is one of those nice neighborhood restaurants off the drag that the locals know about and love. Having eaten there probably 20 times as of this writing, I can say its one of those places I don't hesitate to go back to. They have a nice variety of Italian dishes that include the favorites but also include some... More

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Redmond, Washington
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We had noticed this place in the mall with cars around it all the time on our numerous trips to the Evergreen Hospital area and kept saying, "It's Italian, we ought to try it some time." So, the other day we did and chose to eat "al fresco" since it was a beautiful day. We were not disappointed. One look... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
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108 reviews 108 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We went there twice this month. The first time we went, I ordered veal piccata which is not on the menu, I was going to order veal marsala but for some reason veal piccata came out of my mouth, the waiter said nothing just got it for me. It was good. So we went again just to see how good... More

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Maple Valley, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We went for dinner with 5 adults. We had a reservation & was really glad. The table was ready for us when we got there, and within 1/2 hr of out arrival, people were waiting. The staff was really nice, good service and I liked it because they were busy & had some background music, but was quiet enough you... More

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