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Blue Heron Bakery

4935 Mud Bay Rd NW, Olympia, WA 98502-1732
+1 360-866-2253
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good21%
  • Average35%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“biscotti” (2 reviews)
“brownie” (2 reviews)
“lasagna” (2 reviews)
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4935 Mud Bay Rd NW, Olympia, WA 98502-1732
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Hoping for fabulous and instead, kinda good. Blueberry turnover pastry was gluey rather than light and flaky, and the blueberries were pretty tasteless. French toast was pretty good, but thin slices of bread. Our coffee was quite good. We've had other food here in the...More

Thank Coug1984
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Quickly little bakery with excellent breakfasts, lunches and baked goods. Try the omelets! Wow good. Great coffee too. This will be a regular hangout for us now that we've found it.

Thank GreeleyJoe
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I have been here dozens of times over the last 20 years and now that it is closer to town it is a lot more reasonable to go to. It's worth the 8 minute drive from downtown to get some really nice bread and pastry.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Right off the exit to evergreen college, you will find world class breads, pastries, breakfast, sandwiches, pizza, lasagna and, Roaster of the year, Olympia Coffee. This is an organic icon of Olympia and known for its dedication to local foods, arts, and community support. You...More

Thank theofog
Reviewed 11 December 2016

They are in a new location (the location shown above is out of date) and they expanded the bakery to include breakfast and lunch items. We came in for lunch today and ordered a breakfast sandwich and an omelet. First, the omelet. It was small,...More

Thank rogerjm
Reviewed 17 October 2016

It has a nice local vibe, good brunch, soups, coffee drinks, and baked goods (although surprisingly very little gluten free), and usually nice music. There's outdoor seating for nice weather. Today there was good live folk music, but it was too loud so we couldn't...More

Thank RoboOlympia
Reviewed 11 September 2016

My wife and I were in Olympia for a few days from Vancouver, BC. We don't have the greatest farmers markets where we're from and heard amazing things about the Olympia Farmer's Market (and decided to check it out). Sadly we got there just when...More

1  Thank LambdaP
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The Blue Heron has been around a while and has a definite following. All of their stuff looks beautiful but be aware, this is whole wheat to the core. That cinnamon roll will take two cups of coffee and will last you all day.

1  Thank Jon K
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Had a late afternoon snack here: grilled cheese sandwiches, pizza. The food was fine for a quick meal but nothing special. The service was attentive and reasonable quick. We had some of their brownies for take away dessert - they were very good.

1  Thank Charles T
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We had breakfast here. It was good but not great. The latte was average. The breakfast was an egg dish that was pretty good. The service was friendly and the new location is nice. It has plenty of parking and is pleasant inside. I certainly...More

Thank maryellenbradley
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  • Address: 4935 Mud Bay Rd NW, Olympia, WA 98502-1732
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-866-2253
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