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Shipwreck Cafe

244 Madrona Beach Rd NW, Olympia, WA 98502-9537
+1 360-866-4788
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (5 reviews)
“taco salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
$$ - $$$
244 Madrona Beach Rd NW, Olympia, WA 98502-9537
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It could have been a bad day, but we were told to go to the left. Then we wanted a corner seat but was told that's really for large groups. So we went back to the right to sit there so it was less busy....More

Thank andorian1701
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Unpretentious diner, but great food. Easy on and off access to the highway. Fish and chips were very good. Bacon burger was inhaled by my 13 year old son. Give it a try.

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I ate here years ago and the food was very good. We came to try it again. We were disappointed when the dinner salads arrived and some of the leaves were slimy and obviously spoiled. We notified the waitress who appeared wide-eyed. She denied our...More

Thank Sewbike
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We came here about 11:30 and it was busy. I ordered fish sandwich and small salad.....My husband had bisquits and gravy with hashbrowns. Our order came about 15 minsl later and it was good; but not over the top. I must say the garnish was...More

2  Thank stinkyoly
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

It’s really delicious breakfast. We ordered French toast, omelette, and fried egg meal. THEY ALL TASTE Good. Really unbelievable good and good with coffee. Highly recommend!!

Thank 96vitah
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

The prime rib roast and the fish and prawns were all cooked to perfection. The prices seemed a little high, but having a Groupon made it worth while. Now I want to go back for breakfast.

Thank Doug H
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Been now about 6-7 times this year on our way to the coast. Breakfast and lunch. We’ve not had a bad experience yet...so, we keep returning. Our family (including children between 6 to 16) look forward to it. Here are my 5 by 5 rating...More

1  Thank JC A
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Breakfast was just ok Carmel roll just had to much sauce Omelet greasy Toast and hash browns ok Waitress not feeling well but my opinion coffee cup stays full at breakfast

Thank freberd
Reviewed 18 September 2017

While the cafe seems rather spartan, it is clean and the staff are friendly and the atmosphere is warm. The seafood is rather typical freezer to deep fryer and uninspiring, but the prime rib really quite good (Fri and Sat only, sadly). Would return on...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I cannot tell you how many times I have driven right past this restaurant. It is right out of Olympia on 101. Yesterday, I got the best taco salad I have ever had. They also serve breakfast all day! There are gifts. It is a...More

Thank OctoberinOregon
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25 August 2015|
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Response from Markwkimberly | Reviewed this property |
I am an customer of the resturant, I cannot answer that. I only wrote an review. It was an awesome experience though!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 Madrona Beach Rd NW, Olympia, WA 98502-9537
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-866-4788
  • E-mail
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