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Cafe Veloce

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Italian, Pizza, Pasta
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12514 120th Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034-7501
425-814-2972
Today
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
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
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 28
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice Atmosphere and Good Food

A group of friends from work and I met recently at Cafe Veloce for a book study session. It was a great choice. We were given the perfect sized table for the six of us. I loved the warm atmosphere with subdued lighting and holiday decorations. Service was fast and efficient. The menu is varied... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 9, 2014
dawnzascorp
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Burien, Washington
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Woodinville, Washington
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85 reviews 85 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

This was our second trip to Cafe Veloce. Then, as now, the lamb lasagne was ordered. On the previous visit the dish was very very good and memorable. This time, while it was good, not the standout it was last time. Seemed more re-heated than cooked fresh. We also ordered antipasta chopped salad. This is not a chopped salad greens... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We had a business dinner. Great, patient service while we talked. We had s very nice Washington wine and great food.

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Spanaway, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

This place got great scores on TripAdvisor, and I can happily report that we LOVED it! Our party of 3 arrived and were seated promptly into a cozy dining room that was charming. Not too close to other diners, enough space to feel we could have a good conversation. The menu has lots of options, and we chose between us,... More 

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Kirkland, Washington
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38 reviews 38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Whether you are looking for some great pasta (don't miss the Chicken Scampi) or a great salad this place will not disappoint. The food is always delicious and the service is great. They have local brews on tap and great wine too. Also for those needing gluten free, they have it, and its great!!

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Bellevue, Washington
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84 reviews 84 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

We've eaten here for a number of years and after an absence of about a year visited tonight. The salad was OK, the pizza was very disappointing. The dough tasted like it came from a can in the refrigerator case of the grocery store (thick and no flavor), the marinara sauce was so/so, vegetables were nothing special. The pasta dish... More 

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Burien, Washington
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101 reviews 101 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

A group of friends from work and I met recently at Cafe Veloce for a book study session. It was a great choice. We were given the perfect sized table for the six of us. I loved the warm atmosphere with subdued lighting and holiday decorations. Service was fast and efficient. The menu is varied Italian with a good wine... More 

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Vancouver
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We came herewith friends because it was conveniently located near our hotel (walking distance) and it had good ratings. We enjoyed the meal (2-3 star) - the food was fresh, presented well and the service was great. The decor was well planned - i.e. Italian motorcycles, etc. and just an all round fun place. It was packed so that was... More 

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Ronald, Washington
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188 reviews 188 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 via mobile

I don't often eat this kind of food so don't have lots to compare with but do know enough to say that my Anti-Pasta was good. I also had a cup of the Black Bean soup and it too was good.

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Bothell, WA
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71 reviews 71 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I have been passing Cafe Veloce for years. Heard good things, so took some family members here the other night. We were all very impressed for a first visit. Daughter had Chicken Scampi, Son-in-Law had Spinach Lasagna and I had the Beef/Gorgonzola Pasta. Portions were plentiful, service was excellent and the food had excellent flavors. The children's cheese pizza for... More 

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Woodinville, Washington
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We have been eating at Café Veloce for over 20 years. What I have noticed in the last 2-3 years is the prices going up (which I would expect) however the portions are much smaller. Recently ordered a chopp salad at lunch for $12.00 and it was served on a very large (shallow) dish. It amounted to about 1 cup... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12514 120th Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034-7501
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Kirkland
  • Phone Number: 425-814-2972

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?