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Waterstreet Cafe and Bar

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Sun, 20/01

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner


US$ 0
American, Contemporary
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Soup Of The Day
Wild Pacific Shrimp Chop Salad
Bacon, tomato, salami, white bean,Italian vinaigrette
Chicken $+4
Wild pacific shrimp $+7
Caesar Salad Or Butter Leaf
Roasted Apple
Almond, carrot, blue cheese, butter leaf
Served w/ cornichons & house potato chips
Toasted Baguette
Roasted chicken, bacon, pesto, lettuce, tomato
Prosciutto, Goat Horn Pepper, Spinach, Goat Cheese
Meatloaf, Oven Roasted Tomato, Taleggio, Basil
Open Face Crostini
Fire roasted tomato, black olive, mozzarella, kale
Pork Belly, White Cheddar, Pickled Leek
Smoked Sturgeon, Egg Salad, Arugula, Lemon
Water Street Burger
Cheddar, lettuce, tomato, frites
Coconut Crusted Red Snapper
Sweet chili glaze, mushroom, gingered spinach
Sweet Pea & Tarragon Ravioli
Roasted cauliflower, seared cherry tomatoes, light lemon creme
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a weeknight dinner here that was very good. It was quiet and spacious. Service was excellent. Looked like the other patrons were mainly from the Capitol, all dressed in business attire; we weren't, but felt very comfortable nevertheless.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank yosemiterisk
Reviewed 5 days ago

Olympia's dining scene, being somewhat sparsely populated at the pointy end of the quality pyramid, is enhanced by Waterstreet Cafe's consistent and delightful kitchen and dining space. We dined on a winter weekend evening and saw two basic crowds: the business professionals straight from the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 6 days ago

We just came in for drinks. This has a great ambiance. Menu and atmosphere looked great. We sat at the bar and had great service. Also, had a lovely chat with one of the local musicians. Great find. If we lived here I think we'd...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MsColorado
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Waterstreet Cafe was, for a long time, the standout primo place to dine in Olympia. Then it had some iffy years, some good stuff, some mediocre stuff, and some great stuff, but inconsistent. Now there are new chefs--they are innovative and their creations are fantastic....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank humangene
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Four of us visited the Waterfront. Limited seasonal menu. Arrive early as they can run out of selections, as they are limited and they like to keep the food the offer the freshest possible. All of our choices were good as was the service. Can...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank davidvanlauwe
Reviewed 8 October 2018

My husband and I like to dine outside in the nice weather and this is fairly comfortable spot. Don't expect a view you look at the parking lot. But the food was good I had the salad with shrimp and they were warm and delish!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank annestone23
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We were there for lunch bing the only group together with another couple. The drinks arrive very quickly but the food took around 15-20 minutes. When it did, it was good. The watermelon gazpacho was excellent as well as the Cuban sandwich and the croque...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sandrita007
Reviewed 9 July 2018

After the women’s march it was a rainy day and we went there for delicious wine, homemade tomato bisque with grilled cheese with 3 kinds of cheese and delicious homemade bread.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 24 May 2018

It is hard to express out gratitude to Brittain and Haley for making our daughter's bridal shower a truly wonderful celebration. The food and service were spectacular and I would definitely host an event here again. We cannot say enough about how well organized they...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mom5fay
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Food was great, but expensive. Good for a "special" evening. However noise level (6pm) was unreal....won't be going there again

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Carol W
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22 August 2015|
Response from michaeltR4512YN | Reviewed this property |
My experience with other dinners is that Waterstreet is very willing to work with food sensitivities
Michael P
22 January 2015|
Response from TD2255 | Reviewed this property |
It's Olympia, you can wear whatever you want and probably get away with it. Likely a business casual sort of attire would be good.
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