Local Faves

Submitted by residents, here’s our Word of Mouth Directory of Kent Favorites. Want to submit something to the directory? Email us!


  • Spiros Greek Restaurant
    Located on 1st Ave in Downtown Kent, they serve up totally yummy Greek food. The atmosphere is great and they’ve even got belly dancers for entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights.
  • Archa Thai Bistro
    Located off Meeker Street in the Downtown Core, this tiny restaurant is like a chic French bistro inside and serves up delicious Thai dishes. The Archa Fried Rice is fab and definitely try the Panang Curry with Shrimp. You won’t be able to stop eating!
  • Grandma Thai’s Restaurant
    Right in our neighborhood, you can walk to this little spot and get some delicious Thai food. Friendly and fast service by one of our residents! Try the Chicken or Shrimp Pad Thai.
  • Wild Wheat Bakery and Restaurant
    Located at the corner of Gowe St and 1st Ave in Downtown Kent, this restaurant features delicious sandwiches and luscious baked goods. The Rosemary and Kalamata Olive breads are amazing dipped in some olive oil. A lunch spot favorite, they also have speciality desserts and cookies.
  • Something Delicious Bakery
    Located at the corner of 112th and East Valley Highway, this tiny bakery isn’t fancy on the outside, but their cakes are the best around. They do everything from the standard Superman birthday cake to specialty cakes for weddings and special events. Their cakes are to die for. Try the non-dairy whipped topping as your frosting with the bavarian cream in the middle with your choice of cake.


  • Intimate Pilateswww.intimatepilates.com
    Located on First Avenue N next to Wild Wheat Bakery, this sleek studio offers both private mat and group mat pilates sessions to help you get that physique into shape. Owner, Nicole Adams, is a friendly powerhouse ready to get you into the best shape of your life. Sign up with a friend or a group of friends for classes that help you develop the correct posture and technique for optimal results. You’ll thank Nicole when you slide into that teeny bikini!


  • Marie Haggin Accessorieswww.mariehaggin.com
    Newly relocated to Kent Station, Marie Haggin is a locally-owned and -operated business that features beautiful and unique accessories for your home and body that include handmade soaps, Jessica Steele vintage-style aprons, jewelry, and more. A great place to pick up unique items for a friend, your mom, a shower gift, or just to pamper yourself!
  • Bella home & gardenwww.bellahomeandgarden.com
    Whether you are looking for a gorgeous arrangement of flowers for your home, a gift for a special friend, or the flowers for the wedding of your dreams, Bella is the place to find beautiful hand-crafted local products, fresh, gorgeous flowers and plants, and imported decadent goodies. Located in Kent Station, it’s the type of place to make you stop and admire the luscious greens outside the door. Step inside and let Marci and her staff assist you with finding the perfect gift for yourself or someone special.

Spa & Beauty

  • Lemon Drop Skincare & Massage www.lemondropskincare.com
    Voted “Best of Kent 2008″ and located in the historic Titusville Station in Downtown Kent, Lemon Drop offers luxurious beauty services that include massages, facials, and waxing. Locally-owned and -operated by Macey Boughter, Lemon Drop gives the best facials in town and even a few towns over! Try the Lemondrop Facial for a relaxing treatment.
  • Tina Russeff, LMP(206) 920-4926
    Aching back? Tina specializes in therapeutic massage therapy. Get incredible relief for your injuries and aching muscles. Tina also offers pregnancy massage and accepts most medical insurance.

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