New and Upcoming Restaurants in Bellevue, WA

Bellevue is known for its expanding roster of tech companies, but it’s the growing list of delicious new eateries that are bringing excitement to Bellevue. With each new tower added to the skyline, a new café or restaurant is added to Bellevue’s culinary scene. It can be difficult to keep up with the blossoming business landscape of Bellevue, but we’ve scouted out some of the best new places to eat in Bellevue, so you won’t miss out on any tasty new treats in Bellevue.

New Cafés and Bakeries in Bellevue

Bellevue has some longstanding exceptional cafés, and recently, a few more businesses have been added, including expanded locations of local favorites.

New Milk Bar in Bellevue

Photo credit: Milk Bar

Milk Bar

Address: Bellevue Square

Funfetti lovers, rejoice! The famous Ney York bakery, Milk Bar, is scheduled to open at the Bellevue Square’s Nordstrom Bellevue this fall. The bakery has a few locations in some of the largest cities in North America including Washington D.C., Boston, Las Vegas, and Toronto, so a permanent addition to Bellevue is a very exciting for Washington State.

Matcha Magic

Address: 10246 Main St A, Bellevue, WA 98004

The newly painted pink building stands out in Old Bellevue on Main Street like a fresh oasis. Waiting inside are innovative drinks that showcase the supercharged green powder, matcha. Matcha Magic has rapidly gained popularity for its yummy drinks, but also for the seamless way the drinks are infused with healthy additives like superfoods and adaptogens. Matcha Magic is an awesome new addition to Bellevue because it satisfies the need for new and refreshing drinks that also offer added health benefits.

Café Cesura

Address: 115 112th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98004

This established Bellevue Café has expanded to a second location in Downtown Bellevue. The new location offers ample seating and serves as a location for socializing. Enjoy the same customized café drinks, as well as, wine, cocktails, gourmet sliders, and delicious pastries.

New Restaurants & Breweries in Bellevue

Bellevue is fortunate to be within 10 miles of over 100 breweries and is home to some award-winning cocktail lounges and restaurants. Bellevue adds three new restaurant & bar locations to the mix.

New restaurants in Bellevue: Adrian's Restaurant

Adrian’s Restaurant & Tequila Bar

Address: 10145 Main St, Bellevue, 98004

A new upscale authentic Mexican restaurant has taken the place of Chawla Indian Cuisine in Old Bellevue on Main Street. Adrian’s Restaurant & Tequila Bar offers entrees, small bites, delicious tacos, daily specials, and of course, tequila! Adrian’s is an impressive example of seizing an opportunity and filling a gap in the area.

Bellevue Brewing Company

Address: 12190 NE District Way, Bellevue, WA 98005

The very first Bellevue brewery has opened It’s second location in the up-and-coming Spring District. The Bellevue Brewing Company is a local favorite, and its new location, the Spring District Brewpub, features their award-winning beers, mouthwatering food, and the largest outdoor dining patio in Bellevue adorned with the unmistakable yellow patio umbrellas. The additional space offers an ideal place for members of the growing Spring District to congregate and enjoy the beautiful weather of Bellevue.

New Restaurants in Bellevue

Cantina Monarca

Address: 504 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA 98004

This highly anticipated venue serves elevated modern Mexican cuisine and features a unique tequila lounge. Brought to us by hospitality entrepreneur Bernie Garcia (Moctezuma’s Restaurants & Grandeza Spirits), the cantina will serve specialty tequila & mezcal cocktails that can be paired with shared plates or entrees such as handmade tortilla tacos, wagyu skirt steak carne asada, fresh halibut ceviche and vegan dishes among other options prepared with the freshest local ingredients. The new Mexican restaurant will be an excellent addition to Lincoln Square and is scheduled to open this fall.

Try them all!

Bellevue is fortunate to have an incredible culinary scene with an all-star cast of some of the best restaurants in the region. This list is constantly evolving and growing to meet the wants of our community and visitors. There are so many new restaurants to try, and we hope you get to enjoy them all during your next visit to Bellevue. If you’re a local and you’re inspired by this article to open your own new business, check out the City of Bellevue’s awesome resources on opening a small business. Happy eating, everyone!