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Batdorf & Bronson Coffee Roasters

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516 Capitol Way S, Olympia, WA 98501
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7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Seating, Takeout

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Must for coffee lovers

Great spot- beautiful inside, large, nice decor and many places to sit- bar and benches. Right next to the square. A must for cafe lovers. Little spendy, though.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great spot- beautiful inside, large, nice decor and many places to sit- bar and benches. Right next to the square. A must for cafe lovers. Little spendy, though.

Thank MapesA
Redwood City, California
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Ended up choosing to try the "local" place vs the Starbucks which was 4-5 stores down. Boy was that a great decision. One of the best mochas I've ever had and I've had a lot. Also got the spiced cider for the wife and she liked it.

Thank Timothy Y
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

Amazing doesn't even com closing to describing this wonderful coffee shop. First thing first, the aroma is intoxicating the moment you walk in the door. I always order a cafe latte. Don't forgot to talk the foam before putting in the lid, it's a must. Should you decide to stay a spell (which highly recommend, plenty of over stuffed comfy... More 

Thank Christine C
West Linn
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

This is a large shop with lots of seating and, most importantly, good coffee that they are careful to make properly. Certainly worth a visit in Olympia's neat old downtown.

Thank Mike L
Los Angeles
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

Skip the Starbucks down the street and try this local option. Personable baristas, a variety of seating, and tasty coffee make this a good bet when you're in the area.

Thank AlikaAlex
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86 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

On a recommendation for the best coffee in Olympia, my group came into this venue. Situated in an older building, the staff were courteous and quick to welcome us and take our orders for cold and hot drinks. The building itself is interesting to look at, and there is art hung in the building and in the back by the... More 

Thank greenwayplanner
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

Love, love, love Batdorf and Bronson. They really are the best coffee roasters and shop I have had in Washington. A must visit.

Thank Jamie G
Olympia, Washington
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45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

This place was just steps away from the farmers market. Perfect for a ace to get to of the heat and relax and enjoy coffee together.

Thank Susie C
Bainbridge Island, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

Probably the best coffee shop in Olympia. Lots of seating and a wide variety of coffees. Service is fast and the staff friendly. If your in Olympia and want a great cup of coffee, this is the place.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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694 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 357 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Great coffee in an inviting environment. There are lots of places to sit and relax in this large open space.

Thank John M

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 516 Capitol Way S, Olympia, WA 98501
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: 3607866717
Open Hours
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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