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King Solomon's Reef

212 4th Ave E, Olympia, WA 98501-1105
+1 360-742-3199
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good51%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
212 4th Ave E, Olympia, WA 98501-1105
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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Visiting Olympia as a vegan and went to the restaurant for their vegan options. Mike, our server, was extremely friendly and helpful - him and the rest of the staff were awesome. They do run out of some of the vegan options on weekends FYI...More

Thank Emily L
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

I started to look for a fancy breakfast, but then I found King Solomon’s and realized they have all that I really wanted. I had the pancake breakfast with eggs sunny side up and homemade sausage patty with coffee. The portions were enormous! The pancakes...More

Thank austria313
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

The food here is sooooo good and so giant! Vegan stuff is clearly labeled and delicious. I had a Marion berry pie that was unreal delicious!!

Thank ElenaLouisa
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Are you looking for a local diner that serves all your favorite comfort foods, plus some Oly favorites that maybe you haven't tried? Look no further, you've found the reef. I usually get the Noah's Ark a turkey, ham, roast beef sandwich made with waffles!...More

Thank Laura K
Reviewed February 12, 2018

I breakfast with an friend some Wednesdays, and based on TA breakfast recommendations we tried KSR. The image I have for corned beef hash is so different from what I was served I plead guilty to unrealistic expectations. I've never experienced cbh where the potatoes...More

Thank SkykomishBob
Reviewed February 12, 2018

King Solomon's Reef has been in Olympia for years. It's an old establishment in the middle of 4th Avenue, which is Olympia's Downtown. Calling it a "Dive Bar" is generous, although they do begin serving alcohol at 10am. I went there and had a breakfast...More

Thank mjfoster
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Don't go looking for anything "healthy" on the menu. I order a vegan dish and it had ham in it....honestly. The potatoes were not cooked enough and the veggies were uncooked. The things you do when you just want to go with the program!!! Not...More

Thank joni h
Reviewed December 9, 2017

waiter and food very good. atmosphere somewhat sketchy. felt monitored, like wearing a tie was outside a culturally accepted attire. fried chicken was great, as are the mashed potatoes and gravy. salad fresh and crisp. RC Cola on tap was a nice surprise. food was...More

Thank MJ C
Lindy M, Owner at King Solomon's Reef, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Hi MJ, My name is Lindy, I am one of the owners. Thank you for your review and I am glad you liked the food. I am sorry you felt judged or uncomfortable. We get people from all backgrounds and lines of work here, from...More

Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Yes, it’s a diner and kind of a dive, and while the “just the facts ma’am” wait staff may run true to form for diners everywhere, the food is fantastic. The decor is eclectic as are the regulars. It felt like dinner and a show...More

1  Thank Susie K
Lindy M, Owner at King Solomon's Reef, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2017

Thank you so much and I am really excited that you tried so many pies!! We appreciate your fun review and hope to see you in again next time you're in town.

Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

We saw they had pies and decided to stop in after lunch for a treat. It was great. We looked at the menu. Lots of comfort food. Tater tot nachos sounded good. Then we saw them. They looked great. Its a divey looking diner with...More

Thank Kevin L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 4th Ave E, Olympia, WA 98501-1105
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-742-3199
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