Set on the shores of Lake Washington, and offering stunning views of Mt. Rainier, Seattle’s Laurelhurst neighborhood is dripping with charm. Riddled with kids, lemonade stands and steps away from primo shopping (hello, University Village!), this covetable neighborhood is also home to some delicious eateries. Click through the gallery to discover six hidden gems you and your kid crew are going to love.

Best Lunch Spot – Marlai Thai Cuisine

Got a craving for pad Thai? Marlai Thai Cuisine has got you and your crew covered. This traditional Thai restaurant offers all of the classics like crave-worthy curry and scrumptious spring rolls, but also keeps it fresh with surprising specials ranging from avocado curry to lemongrass chicken.

3719 N.E. 45th St.
Seattle, Wa 98105

Hours: Sun.-Thurs., 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

photo: Maria B. Yelp


Where is your family’s favorite place to eat in Laurelhurst? Dish in the Comments below! 

— Meredith Mortensen