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Whoopemup Hollow Cafe

120 Main St, Waitsburg, WA 99361-9703
+1 509-337-9000
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
120 Main St, Waitsburg, WA 99361-9703
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a country drive from Kennewick heading for Dayton. A friend of Sally's had mentioned this place Same friend gave us a recommendation about 5 months ago for a place in Walla Walla which turned out well. This was fabulous, far better than merely "turned...More

Thank JimmieMacPDX
Reviewed October 24, 2017

Parent's weekend in Walla Walla this past weekend and the lines were 45 minutes or more for lunch. No worry, drive to Waitsburg to the Whoopemup Hollow Cafe for an outstanding Cajun oriented meal. Three of us had wonderful fried green tomatoes with a humus...More

Thank WillMyWifeGetSick
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Tiny town huge hospitality. This place is super cool and seemed to be the only place open on a Saturday night. We had a group of 14 and they set up a special long table outside under grape vines between the restaurant and another old...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed August 10, 2017

We just happened into Waitsburg while traveling east from Mt Rainier. Lunch was excellent. Never expected to find Cajun food in such a small town out of nowhere! definitely worth the stop!

Thank Marian J
Reviewed August 9, 2017

We were walking by one afternoon and noticed a sign for muffalettas. We inquired about dinner and found out that they only serve the muffaletta for lunch, but they were kind enough to have one for us for dinner than night. It was a tasty...More

Thank RUCP
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Family-style group meal, with countless courses for thirty-five bucks, and enough to take home for the next day. Our server was very good - knowledgeable and attentive, Mac and Cheese was the highlight comfort food. All round great experience,

Thank sacculina
Reviewed March 23, 2017

What a find in a super small town. An excellent stop to plan around if your out and about Dayton, Washington area for skiing, wine tasting, or whatever! Better yet, make it the focus of your visit. Tasty food, for sure!

Thank chriswip
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Situated in the small downtown strip of Waitsburg, an unusual site for a restaurant. It's about 20 minutes from Walla Wall and an hour from TriCities. But despite the remote location, it is not lacking of patrons. It is a popular destination after wine tasting...More

Thank LTMiranda
Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch. Had a Pulled Pork Sandwich with Gumbo and Mac and cheese. The pulled pork was okay but not special. The sauce on the pork seemed to be the bottled hot sauce that was on the table. The Gumbo was also only marginally...More

Thank Jay F
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

This interesting restaurant seemed so out of place (Main St., Waitsburg WA - not much going on here, it seemed), but what a find! I do like good southern comfort food, and this certainly fit that bill. And the bill was not bad for this...More

Thank Ray M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Main St, Waitsburg, WA 99361-9703
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Waitsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 509-337-9000
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Southern Comfort, Cajun & Creole Cuisine served in a casual, retro, historic building, with a lovely outdoor patio during warmer months.
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