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Wagner's European Bakery and Cafe

1013 Capitol Way S, Olympia, WA 98501-1211
360-357-7268
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Ranked #3 of 300 Restaurants in Olympia
Cuisines: Bakery, Delicatessen, German
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Lacey, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This place is iconic in our Capital City of Olympia. The people here are very friendly, and the food is very good. Lunch time is always great when choose Wagners. The Sweets are a real treat!

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OLYMPIA
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155 reviews 155 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Wagner's is a great little coffee shop and lunch place in Olympia. It is an instution that is as well known as the Capitol. The specialty of this place is the desserts. Based on a German heritage, the items that they hve available are special. I love their German chocolate cakes that have either raspberry or cherry fillings. When we... More

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Lacey, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Loved it from the moment I walked in! Greeted with a friendly smile. Had never been there before so he explained to me everything they had, and what they were famous for. Brought my kids and they even loved it. The sit down area was so cute and prefect. Highly recommend!

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Olympia, Washington
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Excellent option for close to the Capitol dining for breakfast and lunch. Sandwiches made to order, decent soups and salads but the cinnamon rolls...OMFG, they're like crack.

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Rancho Mirage, California
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75 reviews 75 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Had a sandwich for lunch. Very good. Do yourself a favor and take home a loaf of cinnamon bread for tomorrow morning's breakfast.

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OLYMPIA
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104 reviews 104 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This is by far the best European Bakery around. You can go here for genuine German baked goods. And don't get me started on the torts!

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Rochester, New York
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83 reviews 83 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This is an excellent bakery and cafe, but not a restaurant I in which I would eat my main meal for the day. My wife and I split a sandwich here on day and bought bakery goods on several other days. All was excellent. The staff was very friendly and helpful, particularly for those of us who hd not been... More

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Kaysville, Utah
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This was a great place for a fairly quick lunch. It costs more than fast food. Our bill came to about $20 for two lunches, but the price includes drinks and a small dessert with the lunch specials. I had their chicken noodle soup which tasted home-made and was just right to follow up with the little piece of carrot... More

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Olympia, Washington
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Our wedding cake was from here it was so tasty. They interviewed us and gave us a sample cake to taste. The guests loved it. Downside, I did still have to buy a cake that was gluten and milk free from another establishment for our special needs guests.

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North Bethesda, Maryland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

This was a pleasant surprise. We saw a sign, needed to get lunch, and decided to try it. Great little touches to each dish, including a slice of orange. Also, the desserts were delicious. Not a large selection, but a comfortable place to grab a good sandwich and soup on a cold day. Recommended as a go to cafe in... More

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