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“A below average lunch”
Review of Budd Bay Cafe

Budd Bay Cafe
Ranked #12 of 367 Restaurants in Olympia
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

There were seven of us for lunch. We tried several dishes. To start we had the clam chowder, crab cakes and Caesar salad. The crab cake tasted more of bread than crab. The sour dough rolls were terrific. The soup was overly thick and I could not taste the clams. For our main courses we had Crab Louis, fried oysters and salmon. The crab was awful. It was watery and fishy. The salmon was average. The oysters were also very average. Overall this was below average.

Thank Vivian B
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Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

My company holds a monthly lunch-time meeting at the Budd Bay Cafe. The food is consistently good, the service is excellent, and the view of the bay is outstanding. Sit outside during better weather, or ask for a seat with a view.

They also have an excellent brunch Sundays.

Thank Michelle Z
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Reviewed May 22, 2017

Lived in Olympia 30 years and this is my favorite restaurant to bring out of towners or just meet friends. Great patio for warm days and nights. Great specials and staff are very friendly.

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Thank K3164TRmaryn
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Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

We experienced great food and and great, personable service! Everyone in our group of 8 was happy and left wanting to go back!

Thank lkchome
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Reviewed May 22, 2017

Food very good. Budd Bay has always been a sure bet re food. Service was great.
Do feel that it is time they do a retrofit. Beautiful location although very worn look.
We will return although it will be a while. Really looking very run down.

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Thank Dee M M
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