We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 300 Olympia Restaurants

Batdorf and Bronson

516 S. Capitol Way, Olympia, WA
Website
Improve this listing
Write a Review

44 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    30
    9
    5
    0
    0
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I can never pass this place up if I am near Olympia. Enjoy a cup the and take a bad of beans home. Wish it wasn't 95 miles from my home.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Stopped here for some breakfast. The coffee was great and the barista was helpful explaining all the options. The almond croissant I had was heavenly. The layout in the store was very nice, normally coffee shops are cramped and you feel guilty squeezing between the tables, here there was space to get around without knocking anyone elses table.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Madera, California
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Visit here each time I visit Olympia. After shopping, my friend and I always stop here for a rest and coffee. Different coffees of the day every day. The staff is great.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Austin, Texas
Top Contributor
124 reviews 124 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I went in to grab a London fog when the barista suggested to me a completely different (but slightly similar) drink. Loved it! The staff was all so friendly and helpful. The tea was amazing with a good selection. They also offer sweet snacks as well as breakfasty items. A good selection of gluten free and vegan options.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Castle, Delaware
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Batdorf and Bronson is a straightforward independent coffee shop. They sell their blends in and around Oly, to different restaurants and coffee stands. Their drip coffee is TOP NOTCH. For my taste, their espresso runs a little smooth, lacking the bite of Starbucks. But no worries, just add an extra shot to any order. Service is TOP NOTCH. Jon, who... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Olympia, Washington, United States
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

The first coffee roaster in Olympia, and it soon gained a national reputation. In one of the first articles in the New York Times about the nascent premium coffee roasting industry, the writer kept badgering the head of the national trade association to tell him which of his many members' roasts was his personal favorite. The industry rep obviously didn't... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Olympia, Washington
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

There are several locations of B&B as it is known locally around Olympia and the coffee is good. The tasting room is fun to visit with knowledgable staff and tasting options. They do a lot of green in their facilities, and it is fun to learn more about it. They give free used coffee grounds for local gardeners.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sechelt, Canada
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

This is one busy coffee shop. Located just a few doors down from a Starbucks. Highly recommend it here, my latte was delicious and the leather chairs are super comfy! Will be back soon!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oberlin, Ohio, United States
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

I rated this coffee house excellent even though all we had was a couple cups of drip coffee so hard to evaluate. However, those cups were delicious and the place itself is spacious, well-lighted, and pretty. Coffee to drink there is served in real cups with a free refill.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Berkeley, California
Top Contributor
135 reviews 135 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
270 helpful votes 270 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Friendly independent coffee shop a few steps from the nearest McStarbucks outlet. Nice folks, comfortable space, good coffee.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Batdorf and Bronson also viewed

 

Been to Batdorf and Bronson? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Batdorf and Bronson

Address: 516 S. Capitol Way, Olympia, WA
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing