Earls Kitchen + Bar - Bellevue
Earls is part of the Bellevue Collection, a premier downtown destination for shopping, dining, work & leisure, nightlife and luxury hotels. Earls is located in the Lincoln Square tower, across from Bellevue Square Mall, and walking distance to Bellevue Downtown Park.
Our waitress was not personable. She charged us for two blackened spice on our steaks which we didn't order. We didn't notice it until the bill was paid and never saw her again to bring it to her attention. It was an average experience. Nothing horrible and nothing to brag about.
Our server was amazing! She recommended some great food and attended to our every need down to the details. A great place to go and eat on a night out
Fun location and great menu options. Lively bar with TV’s for sports viewing.
Went for out anniversary, food was great, atmosphere is always amazing and service was great. We had an amazing time.
Great happy hour and a fun environment.
Great food and dinner and service
Went there for our 20th anniversary, had a 7pm reservation got there 10min early, they seated right away. Food was hot when it reached the table, drinks were refilled promptly. Great place to go everyone should try Earl's.
The space is fantastic, the service is average, the food is average.
Small plates and utensils had to be requested twice for our appetizers. I guess we were expected to dive in with fingers. Two of us ordered burgers and the waitress actually asked if we wanted utensils... is this place trying to save money on dishwashing?
The burgers were fine, but one of my guests described her dish as “a stretch to call it bibimbap.” She is Korean.
On a positive note: appreciated plant-based options.
Great food and clean atmosphere. Music was loud and thumping. Understandable for a bar but carried over to dining area a bit too loud. Each table folks were yelling at each other. Great staff and attitude
Very good! S/O to Erica, she was the best server :)
First off, the food here is always good with an eclectic selection that keeps you coming back! Just be prepared for a noisy atmosphere as conversation can be tough at times.
Over priced, cold and mediocre food served by ridiculously rude servers who think they’re so much better than you. Our server literally picked up our plates when we were not even finished. My first drink was over in 2 sips because it was just a glass of ice with a little bit of margarita in it. Go to Joeys or cactus to tavern hall. It’s much better ;
We received great service and good food. A good lunch, would certainly come back.
Got the Thai lobster salad and coconut mint margarita and OMG talk about tasty! The flavor was amazing. Only thing I would change is getting the lobster warmed, but that’s just a personal preference and it was still totally good while chilled. The ambiance was very nice and our waitresses were great, friendly and informative with the menu items. Will most certainly be back.
Food was bland. No garnishing on the plates or drinks whatsoever. Terrible cocktails.
I went to Earl’s Kitchen twice in about 2 weeks . Its very spacious for the prime Bellevue location it is in , its a huge plus point for the restaurant . Food was great . Nice , comfortable sitting place for small as well as big groups however service was very poor . Took 50 mins for apetizers to arrive
Drinks came after apetizers got finished . Wait for the food again.
Owners must consider ramping up the staff and the skill .
Hot potato salad is the best. Everything we ordered was great.
If you're on the eastside a decent place, west siders it's not worth crossing the water for. Good drinks including dry options, chicken & waffle was a bit small (not even a full waffle), the bowls were good with salmon, and dessert was a bit odd and kind of heavy instead of delicate like I'd expect based on descriptions. Our server did their best, but clearly didn't really know the menu (and/or the menu+order system is designed terribly, in that they don't match, so we got some unexpected things.)
Group of five for our regular networking lunch on a Sunday. It was quiet enough we could hear each other even as a group was getting ready for a wedding reception, so good acoustic design.
Perfectly fine, but nothing special.
The tv Valium’s was a bit high and the drinks were good but tasted like they were mostly good mixers, very little alcohol. Food was fine, not amazing. Had a nice time. Fast and friendly service
I really like Earl's the staff is very accommodating, and the food is always good. I loved the salmon bowl! We were in the far end of the dining room Thursday night, but found the DJ in the bar way to loud. That is the only thing I would change - turn the volume way down so people can socialize and the music is in the background.
We did not eat at Earls that night because the noise was so loud from the NBA basketball game on the TVs. It was difficult to hear yourself and not good for any conversation with my out-of-town guests. We canceled our reservation and went next door to the Pearl which was much better
Very good service and food. Friendly staff.
Went for a dinner with girlfriends. Great vibe, service was outstanding and personable, food was wonderful. When full, it can get a little loud, but not horribly so. I also love they are the first restaurant I've been to, outside of Victoria, that brings the pay machine to the table vs handing over a bunch of debit cards. Very nice to see that! As a side note, JT was a our main waiter, Ryley also assisted, and they were both wonderful.
The Quinoa Bowl was delicious!
We had dinner at Earl’s to celebrate Mother’s Day and it was a great choice. The ambiance was perfect, the service was perfect, and the food delicious! It made for a great evening.
Our waitress Madi was amazing. The food was delicious and the atmosphere was stellar. Will be going again!
Very pleasantly surprised by the food. Expected it to be mediocre as Earl's primary draw, so I thought, was the atmosphere with a heavy emphasis on the bar. Everything we ordered we really enjoyed.
Awesome as always!
Earl’s is a great place to come if you are looking for variety on a menu. However it is VERY loud so be prepared for that. Additionally our server didn’t even come over until we’d been sitting down for over 10 minutes and never really checked in with us.
There service was bad it took them 15 minutes to acknowledge our presence. I made sure I didn’t tip them so that they know.
We were a party of 7 & had celebrated my daughter's Biday. Great Food all kids loved it !!
I’ve always had a good experience at Earls but our waiter seemed to be doing two jobs and we ended up waiting a long time between drink and food orders, with us on two occasions having to wave someone down to even get our mains order. I expected more from earls
Waitress came to give us water then never saw her again to take our orders. Restaurant was not busy at all. Disappointing
I’ve been to this restaurant a couple of time and can only remember one good experience. Don’t know why I went back. The service is horrible! Got the wrong order and never checked on our table until he came back and gave us the check. I had one too many bad experiences with this place I will not be going back!!!
Food was very good. I had a burger. My guest had a pizza. The burger was very tasty. The problem with Earls in my view is that it is trying to be too many things in one place. It is is decorated as a moderately nice dinner place. The furnishings are good but not great. No obvious theme or style to the place, generic even. But they blare music into the dining room to the point you have to yell across the table to hear each other. Because of this everyone in the room is talking loudly which only raises the noise level more. It feels like you are in a nightclub from the noise level except it is just a restaurant. I liked the food and the service was attentive without being overbearing but ultimately it is not a pleasant place to just meet for dinner and relax with a nice conversation.
Excellent evening celebrating my son’s 18th birthday. The staff went out of their way to make it special for him. Thank you!
Delicious food with some really great brunch deals. The decor is gorgeous.
The food tasted really great. The service was very friendly and punctual. The kitchen and server easily handled a few requests for substitutions. Our booth was comfortable, and we could easily hear each other. An excellent experience all around!
Zach, We do it for you! Our team loves hearing this type of feedback, and I will make sure to share it with them.
They changed how they make the chicken and waffles. Please bring back the old recipe. The new one is not as good
Hello Thank you for your feedback on the chicken and waffles - and we are so sorry to hear you don't like the new recipe. We will be sharing this with our culinary development team to see what we can adjust. Thank you again, and hope to see you soon!