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Batdorf and Bronson

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

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Coffee Shop

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.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Tom H
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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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Olympia, Washington
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42 reviews
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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.

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

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

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Stopped here for breakfast when traveling south on I-5. They serve a very nice dark roast, with which I had their excellent plain doughnuts (it's hard to find good plain donuts). This place had a nice local feel, with warm wood decor. The counter folks were very friendly. We'll definitely plan to stop again on a future trip.

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Olympia, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

This is a must stop if you come to Olympia. The tasting room is located by the Olympia's Farmer's Market and you get a chance to try Batdorf and Bronson's wonderful coffee. The people are very nice and knowledgeable.

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Lacey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I love the coffee and the atmosphere is a combo off old world and hippy. Fits right in with downtown Oly. The worst part is the parking, either go in off hours or plan to walk .

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Olympia, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Batdorf and Bronson have two coffee houses, as well as, a roaster and tasting room in Olympia. Having the beans roasted locally makes for the freshest and most flavorful coffee. They offer a large variety of beans including many from Africa, South America, and Latin America. We love to drop in, buy a couple of pounds of our favorite beans... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Batdorf and Bronson is the reason why the NW is known for coffee. Delicious variety, excellently prepared and always consistent. Their food is local and wonderful.

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Olympia, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Have always left pleased- far better then Starbucks! Great coffee, delicious pastries & warm atmosphere

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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.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 516 S. Capitol Way, Olympia, WA
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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