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Swing Wine Bar

) #17 of 289 Restaurants in Olympia $$ - $$$ , American
825 Columbia St SW, Olympia, WA 98501-1215
+1 360-357-9464
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“fondue” (6 reviews)
“street tacos” (2 reviews)
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Wine Bar, American
$$ - $$$
825 Columbia St SW, Olympia, WA 98501-1215
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious appetizers and red wine flights (didn't try the entrees or white wines), beautiful and unique venue, and fun and helpful staff made this the highlight of my trip to Olympia. Can't wait to come back!

1  Thank Dave T
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Food was phenomenal, it's seasonal so I won't waste time on what we ate, but rest assured, whatever you order will be great. Unbelievable wine selections and the service is unbelievable and so knowledgeable about the various wines and food selection.

1  Thank Michael T
Reviewed 7 March 2017

An old house just off the Capitol Way that sits on the hill that overlooks the bay facing west and the capitol building, Swing is the perfect place to enjoy the sunset. The food is trendy, but also reasonably priced and delicious. The brisket was...More

1  Thank Navagante
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Katie was an incredible server. Really made first time user feel right at home. Atmosphere was casual quality hors d'oeuvres happy hour well priced will definitely return.

1  Thank Tom J
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Loved the wine and rum flights. Bacon wrapped dates were so flavorful & smiley perfect compliment to the wine. Street tacos also delicious. Live guitar was a great Romantic & relaxing treat. The only slight downfall is the very narrow small stairwell and dining areas...More

Thank Amaris C
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Good wine list, good food, excellent service, nice views - not cheap, but certainly worth it. This is one of the best places to dine in Olympia - the location is small (a converted house), and I highly recommend reservations, especially if you want a...More

Thank noworries2000
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Oh, my gosh, this was a wonderful find - we were visiting from Wyoming and checked trip advisor and figured this would be a great find. Perfect service, perfect table, perfect food, perfect drinks.

Thank Wageria
Reviewed 22 November 2016

One of our favorite spots in Olympia. Wonderful staff, interesting menu (in a very good way) and great wine selection. Very comfortable and welcoming...Great work all of you!

1  Thank rodnmartha
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Swing is a small refurbished house that has been converted into a lovely restaurant. We did not have reservations but chose to sit at the bar anyways. We had a lovely view of some body of water (not sure which one) and enjoyed some great...More

1  Thank kathyhK2757IM
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Located in a house built in 1937 with a lovely view of the lake. We had friendly efficient service. They have a number of $6 specialty cocktails on the happy hour menu and we each tried 2! We had the brisket sliders, the Gorgonzola stuffed...More

1  Thank juliebug52
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Wine Bar, American
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 825 Columbia St SW, Olympia, WA 98501-1215
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-357-9464
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