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“Friendly, cozy bistro”
Review of St. James Espresso

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St. James Espresso
Ranked #5 of 6 Coffee & Tea in Kirkland
Price range: US$5 - US$10
Cuisines: Cafe
Dining options: Breakfast
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Friendly, cozy bistro”
Reviewed 5 March 2014

This is a cozy place to share a latte or coffee. The staff is especially friendly and they don't mind if you linger over your drinks and stay awhile. Many people bring their computer and get some work done while sipping their latte.

Visited February 2014
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Thank Kathleen M
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English first
Kirkland, Washington
Level 5 Contributor
67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Friendly Neighborhood Coffee”
Reviewed 11 April 2013

This espresso shop is a friendly neighborhood establishment in downtown Kirkland. Locally owned, congenial baristas who are long established, free Wi-Fi, great beverages, and comfortable seating, what more could you ask for? They also serve sandwiches as well as the normal muffins, bagels and other breakfast goodies. After the sun is over the yardarm, they also serve wine and beer.

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank Bruce G
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Richland, Washington
Level 4 Contributor
43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Best coffee in Kirkland”
Reviewed 18 July 2012

Not only is the coffee amazing, the service is great, and the atmosphere relaxing. I could easily spend an hour here browsing through my newspaper or laptop, while sipping on the best coffee Kirkland has to offer. If you haven't tried St. James - give it a try.

  • Visited March 2012
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Thank clairique
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Seattle, WA USA
Level 5 Contributor
78 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Welcoming service and good coffee drinks”
Reviewed 30 March 2012

I like this place. The owner is regularly there working and interacting with people. There are tables and cozy chairs to chill in. They also have free wifi.

Visited March 2012
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1 Thank fpfarric
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Kirkland, Washington
Level 5 Contributor
47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“The most comfy coffee shop in downtown Kirkland”
Reviewed 13 February 2012

If you are in search for a place to relax and sit down, conduct a muted business meeting, or just in for some nice baked good, S:t James is da place.
Comfy environment, large leather chairs, tons of magazines/newspapers.
Likely a tad pricier than SBUX, but this is not a "coffee and run" place, but somewhere where you truly sit down and enjoy your java.

  • Visited October 2011
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2 Thank Wellcraft19
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