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The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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APPETIZERS‎
$12.99
Lamb Chevre Bruschetta
Braised‎ Moroccan lamb, chevre, & fire sauce, topped w/ onion strings & fresh mint on grilled baguette.
$10.99
Italian Quesadilla
Prosciutto, pepper jack cheese, roasted red peppers, & roasted garlic in a tomato basil tortilla w/ a side of chipotle sour cream.
$10.99
Hoppin’ Baba
A‎ baba ghanoush spread of roasted eggplant & roasted red pepper. Served w/ kalamatas, cucumbers, artichoke hearts, & warm pita bread.
$8.49
Pot O Fire
House potato chips drizzled w/ fire sauce & sprinkled w/ gorgonzola.
$7.99
Polenta Fries
Golden fried polenta w/ marinara.
3 legs $8.99
6 legs. 11.99
Fiery Legs
Spicy‎ breaded chicken legs tossed in house fiery sauce & served w/ bleu cheese dip.
$10.99
Warm Brie w/ Mango Chutney
Warm Brie topped w/ our house made mango chutney & served w/ warm pita bread.
$11.99
Prawn & Mushroom Scampi
Sautéed prawns & mushrooms w/ garlic & shallots in a white wine butter sauce.
SALADS‎
Classic Caesar starter $5.99
Spring green starter $4.99
Spinach bacon starter $5.99
Salad Starters
$16.99
New York Steak Salad
Local grass-fed petite New York steak broiled & served over tossed romaine, Gorgonzola, white balsamic vinaigrette, & topped w/ onion strings.
Hopp Salad
Organic spring greens topped w/ charbroiled chicken breast, bacon, artichoke hearts, black olives, tomatoes, gorgonzola, & side of house bleu cheese dressing. 12.99
$10.99
Chicken breast $+2.99
Spinach Bacon
Spinach tossed in our bacon balsamic dressing w/ northwest bacon & roasted red peppers, topped w/ pecorino romano cheese & onion strings.
$10.99
Blackened salmon $+5.99
Classic Caesar Entrée
Tossed romaine, house croutons, & Caesar dressing, topped w/ pecorino romano.
GOURMET BURGERS‎
Served w/ your choice of apple, coleslaw, or fries.
$15.99
Apple
Coleslaw
Fries
Indulgent Burger
Hand-forged beef burger, fried stiebrs farms egg, prosciutto, tillamook natural white cheddar, organic spring greens, tomatoes, & chipotle sour cream spread on a toasted brioche bun.
$14.99
Apple
Coleslaw
Fries
Tough Burger
NW‎ bacon & Gorgonzola on a hand-forged beef burger w/ bleu cheese spread, organic spring greens, tomatoes, & caramelized red onions on a toasted brioche bun.
$14.99
Apple
Coleslaw
Fries
Rancher Burger
Hand-forged beef burger, NW bacon, Tillamook white cheddar, chipotle NW Berry BBQ sauce, organic spring greens, tomatoes, burger spread, w/ onion strings on a toasted brioche bun.
$14.99
Apple
Coleslaw
Fries
Sicilian Burger
Balsamic glazed hand-forged beef burger w/ chevre goat cheese, roasted garlic, caramelized red onions, organic spring greens, roasted red peppers & pesto aioli on a toasted brioche bun.
SIGNATURE SANDWICHES‎
$14.99
Lamb Pita
Slow-braised lamb served on warm pita & topped w/ chevre. Served w/ a salad of cucumber, tomato, red onion, kalamata olives & a side of tzatziki.
$12.99
New Delhi Wrap
Chicken breast, soba noodles, roasted red peppers, cucumbers, & coconut w/ Thai coconut curry sauce wrapped in a tomato tortilla. Served w/ your choice of apple, coleslaw or fries.
$11.99
Oly Baba Pita Vegan
Grilled vegetables w/ baba ghanoush spread of roasted eggplant, roasted red pepper, tahini, & garlic on pita. Served w/ a salad of cucumber, tomato, red onion, & kalamata olives.
$14.99
Blackened Wild Salmon Sand
Spicy blackened wild Sockeye salmon w/ tomatoes, onion strings, organic spring greens, & Caesar dressing on a toasted brioche bun. Served w/ your choice of apple, coleslaw or fries.
$12.99
A.B.C. Wrap
Artichoke hearts, NW bacon, marinated chicken breast, Pecorino Romano, black olives, & chipotle sour cream wrapped in a tomato basil tortilla. Served w/ your choice of apple, coleslaw or fries.
DINNER‎
Served after 4pm daily
$21.99
Wild-Sweet-Spicy Salmon
Wild Sockeye salmon seasoned w/ sweet & spicy rub, seared & served on a bed of spring greens & cucumber w/ polenta cakes.
$27.99
New York Steak
Local grass-fed New York steak broiled & topped w/ herb steak butter & onion strings. Served w/ seasonal vegetables & smashed garlic roasted potatoes.
$18.99
Blackened Salmon Alfredo
Blackened‎ wild sockeye salmon pan-seared & tossed w/ penne in a whiskey cream sauce. Garnished w/ pecorino romano cheese & served w/ garlic bread.
$18.99
Chicken Cordon Who
Marinated chicken breast pan-seared w/ prosciutto in a Gorgonzola & stone-ground mustard cream sauce. Served w/ seasonal vegetables & smashed garlic roasted potatoes.
$15.99
Marinated chicken breast $+2.99
Eggplant Polenta
Polenta cakes topped w/ grilled eggplant & artichoke hearts alla marinara & garnished w/ Pecorino Romano cheese.
$14.99
Sautéed prawns $+5.99
Chicken breast $+2.99
Artichoke Heart Alfredo
A bed of penne pasta enrobed in our signature creamy Alfredo sauce w/ grilled artichoke hearts. Garnished w/ pecorino romano cheese & served w/ garlic bread.
$15.99
Fish & Chips
Three pieces of Alaskan true cod hand-dipped in our Manny’s Pale Ale beer batter & panko encrusted. Served w/ fries, coleslaw, & tartar sauce.
$19.99
Drunken Fisherman
Sautéed prawns, Alaskan true cod, & wild sockeye salmon in a whiskey cream sauce w/ smashed garlic roasted potatoes, topped w/ tipsy onion strings.
Braised lamb $18.99
Chicken breast $17.99
Tofu $16.99
Prawns $19.99
Thai Curry
Thai coconut curry served over black sesame jasmine rice w/ seasonal vegetables & your choice of:
SODAS & MORE‎
20oz to go $3.50
32oz growlette fill $6.00
64oz growler fill $12.00
Root Beer
Iron‎ rabbit’s very own handcrafted draft root beer! Made w/ pure cane sugar & local Pixie honey.
$3.49
Lattin’s Apple Cider
Fresh & local, an Olympia tradition.
20oz To go.
$2.99
Pepsi
$2.99
Diet Pepsi
$2.99
Sierra Mist
$2.99
Dr. Pepper
$2.99
Diet Dr. Pepper
$2.99
Mountain Dew
$2.99
Fresh Brewed Ice Tea
DESSERTS‎
$7.99
Apple Tillamook Crunch
Baked Granny Smith apples w/ cinnamon & nutmeg topped w/ crunchy tillamook cheddar cheese streusel & served w/ vanilla ice cream.
$7.49
Bread Pudding
House made bread pudding w/ our caramel Whiskey sauce & whipped cream.
Single $4.99
Double $5.99
Root Beer Float
Iron rabbit handcrafted draft root beer w/ vanilla ice cream.
$7.99
Decadence
Flourless chocolate torte coupled w/ Cabernet ganache.
BREAKFAST‎
Please call & ask about our weekend breakfast menu…
About
Designed with the entire family in mind, we strive to meet and exceed guest expectations by offering the friendly and familiar with a unique and unusual twist.The fare is fresh and local. The burgers are the best in town, Natural Northwest beef hand forged and full of flavor. The root beer is made right here in the restaurant. The bar boasts rotating craft beers, from European imports to neighborhood favorites. And the desserts? There’s a reason we list them on the front of the menu.If you have dietary concerns, tell us about it and we’ll make it right. Special orders or substitutions? No problem! The way you want it is the right way.
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
CUISINES
American, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came in for lunch today with a group of 5 men and everyone was impressed with the service and the food. The woman who served us was great. She was friendly, helpful and made the experience very enjoyable. All of our food items were...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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ironrabbitoly, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this fantastic review! We always appreciate hearing from our guests, and are happy to hear that your food and service was outstanding. We look forward to seeing you again soon. -Amy

Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

I am vegan, so I am picky when eating out. This restaurant is fabulous. They serve a yummy beet burger and have a good selection if it her vegan items. However, the house made potato chips with a sweet Thai pepper sauce are out if...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank KimH420
ironrabbitoly, General Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for dining at the Iron Rabbit and taking the time to let us know about your experience! I'm delighted to hear you loved our UnBeetable Veggie Burger. I want to clarify that our house fiery sauce on our Pot O Fire and our...More

Reviewed February 17, 2019

We love to go to local bar/restaurants, where the locals eat. This is one. Our server remembered my wife, who came alone one time. Brad. Excellent server. Brad was not the only server that stopped by our table and asked if we needed anything. My...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2019

Thank you for dining at the Iron Rabbit and taking the time to write a review! We're delighted to hear you enjoyed your meal and experience, and look forward to seeing you again the next time you are visiting Olympia. -Ami

Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

My husband is in the area on business and I tagged along for fun. Found this place on Trip Advisor and it did not disappoint. My husband had the curry chicken dish and a beet salad. He loves beets and said it was the best...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2019

Thank you for dining at the Iron Rabbit and taking the time to write this wonderful review! We are excited to hear you loved the Coconut Thai Curry and our UnBeetable Veggie Patty, and hope to see you again the next time you are in...More

Reviewed January 21, 2019

I wasn't sure if I would need reservations, but I made them for five people for a low-key birthday dinner on a Sunday evening. There are not a lot of tables, so if you have a party of more than two, definitely call ahead. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2019

Thank you for choosing to celebrate at the Iron Rabbit, and taking the time to write a review! We deeply value the honest feedback of our guests, and are delighted to hear that your food and service was outstanding. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed December 23, 2018

This place isn't much to look at, but who cares when the food is amazing. Very simple food, but it's very clean eating food that tastes like food. This is our new favorite place to eat, although a bit expensive.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2018

Thank you for this wonderful review! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your food, and look forward to seeing you again soon. -Ami

Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

We did our holiday dinner here and enjoyed our time. The restaurant is casual but the service is great. We didn't see in the bar so I don't have a review of that. They had some great appetizers so we tried 3, the Buffalo cauliflower...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2018

Thank you for dining at the Iron Rabbit and taking the time to let us know about your visit! We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed all your food and overall experience. We look forward to seeing you again soon. -Ami

Reviewed November 14, 2018

i ordered a couple of the appetizers rather than a entree and it was fabulous. The Sirloin Diablo was sensational, the flavors were there with every bite and the steak was super tender. I also had the Pot o fire - this is potato chips...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review, and for the 5 stars!! We are so delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your food, and hope to see you again soon. -Ami

Reviewed October 22, 2018

We've eaten here many times and never had a meal we didn't rave over. There is a real concern for customer opinion and it's reflected in the food and service. This was my first time ordering the Unbeetable burger (vegetarian). It was flavorful and not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thank for dining at the Iron Rabbit and taking the time to let us know about your visit! We're so delighted to hear that you have had many wonderful experiences. Our entire team cares a great deal about providing excellence in food and service, and...More

Reviewed October 13, 2018

An email from The Iron Rabbit drew me in when I read crab bisque with a grilled cheese sandwich. Well, the soup was good, the grilled cheese was amazing. It was made with 3 different cheeses and a pesto aioli. I paid extra and added...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Thank you for the 5 stars and this wonderful review! We greatly appreciate the honest feedback of our guests, and are delighted to know that you enjoyed your Grilled Cheese and Dungeness Crab Bisque. We hope to see you again soon! -Ami

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Response from ironrabbitoly | Property representative |
We are proud to welcome families with children in our dining room! We have a full kid's menu with a range of healthy options, including marinated chicken with organic basmati rice, and our 100% grass-fed Kid Iron Burger. We... More
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Hi! Thank you for considering the Iron Rabbit for your family's dining needs. We understand that dining out with multiple food allergies can be quite challenging and our team is more than happy to accommodate a variety of... More
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