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The Mouse Trap

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Light lunch

Very nice selection of cheeses. Lacking ambience but worth a stop. Variety of wines, cider and... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2018
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Thursday dinners a must!

Austin and Kailey have added dinners to their repertoire. Brunch had been delightful and last... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Olympia, Washington
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21 Nov 2018
“Light lunch ”
26 Sep 2018
“Thursday dinners a must!”
Olympia's first and only specialty cheese shop, The Mouse Trap offers a wide selection of cheeses from all over the world in addition to local farmstead gems. There is also a wide range of cheese wares, wine, and cheese accompaniments to choose...more
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408 Washington St SE, Olympia, WA 98501-1152
+1 360-489-0678
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Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Very nice selection of cheeses. Lacking ambience but worth a stop. Variety of wines, cider and beer.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JamesM6709
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Austin and Kailey have added dinners to their repertoire. Brunch had been delightful and last Thursday's dinner was excellent and the service from Kailey and Caleb was superb. Add this to your things to do on a Thursday evening in Olympia. Delicious unique offerings by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mom5fay
Reviewed 23 July 2018

First you sit at a tiny table on uncomfortable chairs. Wonder what the rest of the review will say? The first two "courses" were delicious. The third was Brie with 2 cherries and some honey. Fine, but not spectacular. The main course was an egg...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dianne H
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Kind of late by a month but wanted to make sure I posted. Came here for brunch with my mom and aunt. We’ve never been here before but have heard of it and I follow them on Instagram, plus we love cheese! Cute little place...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank danilynnb2016
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The lady working here had the music up so loud we had to scream to ask questions then she was a really rude. We would have purchased more items but with her poor attitude, we just took a small item and left.More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank ferret0510
Alexandra G, Owner at The Mouse Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thanks for reaching out. I remember you and your friend coming into the shop and getting Clothbound Cheddar. I am so sorry if my behavior came across as anything other than polite and respectful. Customer satisfaction is my top priority, and it was certainly not...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Cheese wine jams crackers chocolates oils . So much good stuff. Weekly specials and cheese trays to go. Great personal service. Give it a try ! You might find your new favorite shop!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Amaris C
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

What a neat idea! So glad to find this new little shop downtown! I called and requested a cheese platter to take along for a wine tasting adventure for my hubby & I. I really didn't know what I wanted , I'm not real cheese...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Amaris C
Reviewed 20 April 2016

This is a fairly new little shop in Olympia. Learned about it from Our Table restaurant; the restaurant purchases cheese from The Mouse Trap. I found an excellent selection of cheeses from France, Spain, and the Northwest. Cow, goat, and sheep cheeses available. The store...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 4 April 2016

The Franco American owner opened this wonderful oasis of "Frenchitude" in otherwise somewhat drab Olympia. This is primarily a cheese store with a great selection of a variety of local and imported cheeses, and it also offers French cooking products (such as vinegars, a variety...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Michel_J_L
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