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Budd Bay Cafe

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) #3 of 287 Restaurants in Olympia $$ - $$$ American, , Seafood
525 Columbia St NW, Olympia, WA 98501-8230
+1 360-357-6963
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (40 reviews)
“salmon” (57 reviews)
“seafood” (53 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 8:30 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
525 Columbia St NW, Olympia, WA 98501-8230
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place to go, but the prices are a little high for Olympia. It does have a nice view of the bay and is a good place to relax. Would go a lot more if the prices were lower.

Thank tryt53
Reviewed 1 week ago

Meal was very good. Service great for a large group of us. Location is great--on the water with mountains in view on clear days.

Thank carolmK3397WF
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with a party of eight 3 of wjemich were under the age of 5. They were very friendly and on top of it. They put the kids orders in immediately so that they stayed calm. The food tasted great and came quickly. Only...More

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Greatest place ive been. The service from Madie and Steve was amazing. They were very accomadating to the children and prompt fast accurate service. The food was awesome and very good. I ordered flank steak and it was cooked exactly the way I wanted. Highly...More

Thank L2027BUjamies
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and recently moved to Olympia and we found Budd Bay the first day we were there and we have been going back several times a month. First of all, the service and drinks were first class and the fresh sea food was everything...More

Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Olympia with family and wanted to have seafood. Budd Bay was recommended to use by the hostess at our hotel. They have a great menu not just seafood they have steaks, salad's and a great kids menu as well

Thank 1merrittc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

they had a great buffet setup, we had a great waitperson, and even though it was pretty busy, there was pelnty of food, and attentive service.

Thank Bryan T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for lunch. Got seated but after 10-15 mins no one came by. I went to the front. Person there didn't know anyone was seated inside (they were focused on serving people outside). Got the pan fries oysters. Was ok. Friend got the cioppino....More

Thank Chris58653
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just a great bar, Britt is fun, fast, efficient and makes for a great visit. Appetizers were excellent, just as described, succulent coconut shrimp with perfect Thai sauce and roasted garlic with goat cheese....

Thank CD B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten here a number of times. I always try to eat here when I am visiting Olympia. The food is always good, the service always friendly and consistant.

Thank David G
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July 16, 2017|
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Response from carolmK3397WF | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but you could call and ask. The phone number is (360) 357-6963.
Ashley W
April 26, 2017|
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Response from G3581FKmarcusm | Reviewed this property |
In the upper $20 range with a beverage. I can't remember the exact price.
October 6, 2016|
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Response from SH23 | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't have thought so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Columbia St NW, Olympia, WA 98501-8230
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-357-6963
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