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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 good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (43 reviews)
“salmon” (62 reviews)
“seafood” (64 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
525 Columbia St NW, Olympia, WA 98501-8230
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Reviewed 2 days 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
Reviewed 2 days ago

I took my daughter here when she visited from New York. We ordered the crab cakes benedict and the eggs benedict with smoked salmon so that both of us had one of each on our plates. The hollandaise tasted wonderful and was velvety smooth, the...More

Thank Nadine L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Courteous staff and a adequately executed menu make this a solid choice. Kids have options which they like and it helps keep the bill affordable. Nothing here will knock your socks off but it's all good. On the waterfront.

Thank Phranc68
Reviewed 1 week ago

I normally meet gals from high school...graduated a LONG time ago. lol They have a fair menu...nothing different from other seafood restaurants. Last time I ordered the Sunset dinner which everything was good except the main entree, the crab cakes. I couldn't put my finger...More

Thank MargieJW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit this restaurant often. The staff is friendly and welcoming and the food is delicious. We highly recommend the clam chowder. They will offer a small bit of cream sherry poured on top if you wish. It is just the right touch. We have...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were seated fast and the staff got us drinks in minutes. The food was excellent and the staff was great. The prices were reasonable. We had a good time, had a great seafood meal overlooking the water. I think we will be back very...More

Thank mebyrne57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great for a casual dine. Super Happy Hour Specials. Come as you are! Longstanding Olympia Icon. Safe for any occasion. Dine with confidence.

Thank adidave
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great outdoor deck or inside view of Olympia harbor. Good menu & food with relaxed atmosphere. And, brunches on Sundays.

Thank Nikki B
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant! Delicious seafood Alfredo, pan fried otters, crab cakes and salads!! Definitely worth the visit!

Thank ReneeCo
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Great fried clams and good service. Since the food and service at Olympia’s Mollusk House has gone down hill so much, this is now the best seafood restaurant in Olympia.

Thank Brimsmith
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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, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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