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Buzz's Bar & Grill

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5018 Mud Bay Rd, Olympia, WA
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Waitstaff

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Good local pub, on the water at high tide.

Thursday night "open mic", always friendly staff. Decent food and a relaxing place to stop and hang out, some good music to boot.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 30, 2015
Olympia, Washington
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Olympia, Washington
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

Thursday night "open mic", always friendly staff. Decent food and a relaxing place to stop and hang out, some good music to boot.

Thank bluesdude2015
Olympia, Washington
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

They have a great outdoor patio on the water. A huge menu for a small bar. Appetizers and pizza were great. Weather you get all the toppings or just one the price is the same.

Thank 242mark1
Seattle, Washington
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

2 disabled people who went to have lunch there were refused service for no stated reason - recommend going elsewhere - like Annie's for example. Female manager lost this local business a lot of money! Never going again.

Thank Linda L
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358 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We drive by here all the time but have never stopped until one of our friends was singing and playing his guitar here a few days ago. It was a pretty nice day and there were people on the deck and the servers were very nice and the food we had was good too. They have a nice clientele. We... More 

Thank William S
Seattle, Washington
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74 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We were running through town and needed to pick up some grub. Ordered burgers from Buzz's to go. The food was awesome. Can't complain there. However, the inside of the restaurant smelled like cigarette smoke, which was not very appetizing. I can't see us eating there if it's like that often. Would pick up food there again, though.

Thank Ashley G
Olympia, Washington
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100 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We recently went to Buzz's for the first time with friends. It was a Saturday night and crowded. The service was good, the food was good but it was difficult to talk. Still, we all had a great time and will return soon.

Thank maryellenbradley
Shelton, Washington
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013 via mobile

The sandwiches are off the hook here! Very filling and very tasty. You will not be dissapointed if you swind in for a item off their menu. The beer is expensive and the Mac-n-Jack flavor was very off when I was there last time. So stopping in for food and one drink isn't too bad of a deal. They have... More 

Thank akginger
Surprise, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

Good food selection, good for a nice lunch.good selection of seafood.good views, and friendly staff. Decent seafood selection. Prices reasonable for HI

Thank retireddl
Olympia, Washington
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112 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012 via mobile

Very nice menu; a wide range of tasty sandwiches, burgers, and pizzas. Super selection of cold beers. Range of daily bar fun; karaoke, DJ, bingo, so pick your night. Best part? The prices, very inexpensive for very good food. So, not the place for your anniversary dinner, but if you want something, good, easy, affordable, and decent beer to boot,... More 

Thank OlyRanger
Shelton, Washington
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

The week night dinner specials are a great price for the food. Buzz's is also generally active for the dinner schedule. Bar-tending staff are generally friendly, efficient though busy so the "old fashion-welcome-back -experience" is lacking but that type of service seems more and more lacking in most restaurants and lounges I have encountered in the area. I liked their... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5018 Mud Bay Rd, Olympia, WA
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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