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5th Avenue Sandwich Shop

117 5th Ave SE, Olympia, WA 98501-1121
+1 360-705-3393
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (79 reviews)
“homemade bread” (29 reviews)
“soups” (45 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
117 5th Ave SE, Olympia, WA 98501-1121
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The egg salad is some of the best! The potato salad is pretty good, too. They have great sandwiches and cold sandwiches are available by 1/2. The restaurant will move to a new location in June and expand their menu and open for dinner.

Thank Brimsmith
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the special of the day (grilled roast beef and pastrami) and it was so good! The garlic dill cream cheese made the sandwich so anything with that on it I would recommend. Service was quick and courteous too. I would have taken a...More

Thank Meghan O
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is one of my favorite sandwich places in Olympia. All of their souls and sandwiches are great, but my favorite is the four cheese. It is perfect. The staff are friendly and fun too.

Thank Happycat69
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Great sandwiches and killer soups. Their clam chowder is super. Recommend you get in before the noon lunch crowd.

Thank Dwnptrl
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The variety and quality of their sandwiches is superb. Whether cold or hot sandwiches, or a yummy desert, the food is mouth-watering.

Thank denisehS5822ZR
Reviewed 2 March 2018

I have been told for years that this restaurant had the best clam chowder, but had never been able to make it there on a Friday. So, it turns out that it is true, 5th Avenue has the best clam chowder. The cup of soup...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

They have a swirl bread they make in house that is delicious. Get a bacon lettuce tomato avocado sandwich on this swirly bread and enjoy lunch. Soups are usually fantastic too! You can call in your order if you're in a hurry, they didn't take...More

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Want a great meal with homemade bread? Try what the locals call "5th on 4th. Polite and knowledgeable staff.

Thank guilloc01
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Wonderful soups, salads, and sandwiches...AND DESSERTS. Go hungry and share a sandwich.. especially if you want to savor their desserts... They even make their own breads!

Thank MargieJW
Reviewed 21 December 2017

OK... Here is the dirt... Go. Eat and be happy.... These guys are the bomb. Nothing on the menu disappoints. .

Thank adidave
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28 August 2015|
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Response from clship | Reviewed this property |
I would hate to give an incorrect answer so I would suggest simply asking the restaurant. I think they do have alternative choices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 5th Ave SE, Olympia, WA 98501-1121
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-705-3393
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