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Seasonal Dining Deals in Kirkland, Washington

This holiday season the Woodmark Hotel is dishing up dining deals in Kirkland, Washington that you won’t want to miss! For smooth sailing through the winter season, visit our waterfront restaurants near Bellevue and enjoy special offers and holiday menus that highlight flavorful seasonal cuisine.

Family Night at the Beach Café
This November, Executive Chef Matthew Steffen of the Beach Café is excited to present Family Night every Wednesday at our Kirkland waterfront restaurant. With good eats and great value, simplify your night by treating the family to an affordable 3 course meal.

Family dinners are a key element in Chef’s household, as he takes the time to unwind and spend quality time with his loved ones. “With the hustle and bustle of day-to-day life, sitting around the dinner table to relax, enjoy the food, and talk about the day is the main ingredient to a happy family," said Chef Matthew Steffen. “I hope that my philosophy is reflected at Family Night in Beach Café."

Join us for Family Night every Wednesday!  Your family can pick three: A bottomless appetizer for the table, individual entrées, and dessert to share for just $16 per adult and $9 per child. Learn More
View Menu (PDF Download) 

To make reservations at the Beach Café, call 425-889-0303 or reserve a table online.

Celebrate the Season at bin on the lake
Take time to schedule a date night in Kirkland with your special someone! Every Thursday starting November, enjoy an expertly crafted three-course menu that will make your evening together a divine experience.  With panoramic views of Lake Washington and a selection of over 40 wines by the glass, enjoy Romance Night at bin on the lake for only $30 per person. Learn more
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Holiday gifts set the tone for this joyous season! Visit bin on the lake during the month of November and receive a free gift when you spend a minimum of $60. But wait, don’t peek! These wax-sealed envelopes must be opened when you return to dine in December. Win anything from complimentary white truffle-parmesan popcorn to a free night stay at the Woodmark Hotel!

Don’t forget... Chef Dylan Giordan is now featuring the Study of Braising at bin on the lake! This season our Kirkland waterfront restaurant highlights the cooking technique of braising as part of Destination Hotel’s & Resorts Culinary Collection’s ‘Study Of…’ feature. The tempo is slow and low in the kitchen which means long cooked comfort foods that warm the insides; our palates and our hearts. Download and share our Study of Braising Recipes or visit our waterfront restaurant to try them freshly prepared this evening! 
Call 425-803-5595 or reserve a table online.

Happy Holidays!

Celebrate Thanksgiving in a breathtaking waterfront setting and learn more about our available dining options.

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Explore the Study of Braising at Kirkland Waterfront Restaurant: Seasonal Recipes & Comfort Cuisinephoto

The explorative ‘Study Of…’ series by the Destination Hotels & Resorts Culinary Collection has opted to focus not on a specific ingredient, but the age old cooking technique of braising. Nestled on the Kirkland, Washington waterfront at the Woodmark Hotel, bin on the lake restaurant magnifies this technique with sumptuous menu items like tomato braised beef brisket and flavorful lamb ragout with Cavatelli pasta.

The Study Of Braising is best demonstrated during the holiday season as it brings feelings of comfort and warmth that coincide with this time of year. It is also a technique that has applications across all types of cuisines and food varieties. Discover a wide variety of recipes and pairings across the entire Destination Culinary Collection.

At bin on the lake, Chef Dylan Giordan is keeping it seasonal as he highlights the cooking technique of braising. As the weather changes, the tempo is slow and low in the kitchen. Long cooked comfort foods warm the insides; our palates and our hearts. We hope our braising recipes will delight and inspire you to braise in your next culinary adventure.

Study Of Braising
Study of Braising at bin on the lake
Photo: (Left to Right ~ Braised Beef Brisket, Braised Kale, Braised Lamb Ragout)

Enjoy Study of...BRAISING Recipes

Braised Kale with Garlic & Chili (PDF Download)
Ninety Farms Lamb Ragout with Cavatelli Pasta (PDF Download)
Tomato Braised Beef Brisket with Greek style creamed Spinach (PDF Download)

Featured through December, visit to further explore Chef Dylan’s menu, including additional details on the Study of Braising.

Reserve a table online or call 425-803-5595 for reservations.

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Kirkland Boutique Hotel is Recognized among the Top Hotels in the Worldphoto

The Woodmark Hotel on Lake Washington is proud to be recognized among the top 100 hotels in the world by Condé Nast 2013 Readers' Choice Awards! Ranked within the top 10 Resorts in the Pacific Northwest, the Woodmark joins other high-ranking properties within the Destination Hotels & Resorts Pacific Northwest Collection.


Top 10 Resorts in the Pacific Northwest

With over 1.3 million casted votes, the Annual Readers’ Choice Awards were determined by 80,000 readers who participated in the survey.  At the Woodmark, guest experiences are the highest priority and our commitment to excellence in regards to service standards is highly valued by our team.

Thank you to all of our loyal guests for casting your votes! 

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Kirkland Boutique Hotel Hosts Second Annual Halloween Muttmixerphoto

Mark your calendars and start thinking costumes for the Woodmark Hotel’s Second Annual Howl-at-the-Moon MuttmixerCityDog Magazine and the Woodmark Hotel have teamed up once again to deliver a pawty fit for pooches on October 30th from 6pm-8pm.

For a dog-friendly Halloween event in Kirkland, Washington, we invite all furry, four legged ghouls and goblins to take part in an evening of tricks-for-treats and Halloween fun!  With candy and cocktails to enjoy, dress up with your dog for the most outrageous costume contest of the year!  Costume categories include: Best Pack (group), Best Dog + Owner Pair, Funniest, Most Original and of course, Scariest. Costumes not required, but strongly encouraged, because it's fun!

Pet friendly Halloween Events in Kirkland
Photo: Howl-at-the-Moon Muttmixer at the Woodmark Hotel in Kirkland, Washington; 2012

CityDog Magazine's Howl-at-the-Moon MuttMixer
WHEN: Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m.
WHERE: Woodmark Hotel, 1200 Carillon Point, Kirkland, Wash. Directions

Please RSVP with the number of peeps and pooches attending in your pawty to

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Lakeside Thanksgiving Dining in Kirkland, Washingtonphoto

What element of the holidays brings family and friends together more than food! Our Kirkland boutique hotel celebrates the season with emphasis on dining experiences to do just that.  Gather your loved ones and enjoy great food and good company in an atmosphere that highlights the beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Both of the Woodmark Hotel's waterfront restaurants in Kirkland bin on the lake and Beach Café provide stunning views of Lake Washington and cuisine that exceeds all expectations.

Let us do the cooking this Thanksgiving!
All Thanksgiving dining options are in addition to the regular menus.

On Thursday, November 28th, the Beach Café will feature Chef Matthew Steffen’s traditional Thanksgiving dining option in addition to the regular menu. Here you’ll find savory herb-crusted carved turkey and a mouthwatering dessert of roasted pumpkin cheesecake.

Beach Café Thanksgiving DinnerView Menu (PDF)
$24 per Adult / $12 per Child

bin on the lake celebrates Thanksgiving with waterfront holiday dining in Kirkland. If you are looking for something unique, try Chef Dylan Giordan’s refined, Italian-inspired twist on traditional Thanksgiving.  With several wine selections and stunning water views from every table, make lasting memories by the lake this season.

bin on the lake Thanksgiving DinnerView Menu (PDF)
$45 Per Person

Kirkland Thanksgiving Dining

Our Kirkland restaurants are thrilled to provide Thanksgiving dining options that showcase a delicious array of thoughtfully-prepared flavors to celebrate the season’s finest ingredients. Book your table today!

Beach Café reservations can be made online or by calling 425-889-0303. If you’d like to dine at bin on the lake, book your table online or dial 425-803-5595.

Happy Thanksgiving from the Woodmark Hotel!

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