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Budd Bay Cafe

525 Columbia St NW, Olympia, WA 98501-8230
+1 360-357-6963
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (44 reviews)
“salmon” (63 reviews)
“seafood” (66 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 2 days ago via mobile

I just picked a random date for when visited, my family and I have had many breakfasts here, and it is usually excellent. I gave it a very good due to the rare occasions when the service is slow. My kid loves the biscuits and...More

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Matthew was a super server; the wasabi fried oysters (3) as a starter hit the "gong bell" as a winner - each oyster being served on a half shell with a bed of cole slaw placed under the oyster - quite good; my wife enjoyed...More

Thank Sidney R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This placed smelled amazing when arriving! So many brunch choices! My favorite was the spinach salad with candied pecans; the dressing was fabulous. I also loved the red pepper hummus. Drinking bottomless mimosas on the water is quite nice ... I will definitely visit here...More

Thank Veda R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped at Budd Bay Cafe for lunch. Plenty of tasty sounding options on the menu to choose from.....salads, sandwiches, seafood, chowder and more. Opted for the Chowder and Caesar Salad....Chowder is very good. The salad could have been a bit larger, but a reasonable lunch...More

Thank Mags52vancouverWA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view was gorgeous. The wait staff was very helpful and friendly. The food was amazing! Was a good place to visit over a delicious meal. Everything was fresh and cooked perfectly.

Thank Tena E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was fresh, hot, and delicious!! The fresh fruit, veggies and hummus, shrimp, salmon, made to order omelets, crab dip, desserts, etc., were so good that my husband and I made reservations for dinner!!

Thank Sandi N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our mid-afternoon lunch consisted of clam chowder and salads, with a slice of lemon cake for dessert. The chowder was thick and well flavored, and we appreciated that bacon wasn't an ingredient, something that we find unnecessary and annoying in a New England style clam...More

Thank HeadingOut98229
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have had dinner here several times and it is always great. Good view of the water and boats. I had the prime rib and it was awesome

Thank LesRiel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most seats here have a nice marina view. The menu is large and varied. This place is frequented by politicos, families, couples, you name it - all are welcome. We had the chowder - excellent, caesar salad - very good, seafood fettucine alfredo - outofthisworld!...More

Thank RushCubFan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favorite meal while visiting Olympia. I had the seared tuna salad that was YUMMY and light. Fit my diet to a tee!!

Thank hilite
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Michael G
28 August 2017|
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Response from Diwi1950 | Reviewed this property |
Again - I don´t know
17 July 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
26 April 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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
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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