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507 Capitol Way S # A, Olympia, WA 98501-1206
+1 360-570-8777
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ravioli” (18 reviews)
“strozzapreti” (10 reviews)
“wild boar” (8 reviews)
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
507 Capitol Way S # A, Olympia, WA 98501-1206
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food and service. The owner is willing to go above and beyond to accommodate his customers. There are gluten-free options including bread, pasta, and housemade ravioli. There are many great wines to choose from as well as other drinks. While it doesn't appear particularly...More

Thank GFOlympiaMama
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We found this little place tucked into an obscure storefront in downtown Olympia. Wow. The food, albeit expensive, was perfect, authentic and served with skill. It is the perfect place to celebrate that special event or person.

Thank RNforPEDS
Reviewed 26 December 2017

WOW! My son & I visited Basilico after looking at reviews online. The service was superb! I asked about two choices and ended up getting the special which was scallops. OH MY!! Literally the best scallops I've ever eaten! I can still taste them if...More

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Not sure why others are so fond of this place. The service was lacksidasical at best & very very rushed (ie, entrée brought when salads were still being consumed); rushed even to the point of asking if we wanted dessert while still eating entrees! They...More

Thank Oly55
Reviewed 13 November 2017

... from the sections on the menu to the selection, from the atmosphere to the taste of the food, this place reminded me of several restaurants I visited earlier this year while in Italy. I had a salad and Strengozzi alle Verdure. Friends had the...More

Thank Stacy S
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We tried several dishes and most were excellent. We did the 4-course sampler. Seafood appetizer with lemon aioli was a standout. Turkey cutlets with wild berry sauce was a little mushy. The bread was surprisingly disappointing--they should just grab some baguettes at the Bread Peddler....More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I think we may have visited on a off night because only half of everything we ordered was excellent. I ordered the braised wild boar pappardelle and it was as tough as beef jerky but the mushroom tagliolini was the best we have ever tasted....More

1  Thank Doug O
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Reasonable food but overpriced. Better than most places in Olympia. Good choices. Food is fresh. Service ok.

Thank David S
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We just had the most delightful dinner. We made a last minute reservation. The service was wonderful - the entire staff checked to see that we were happy throughout the meal (but not in an obtrusive way). The food was SPECTACULAR! I started with a...More

1  Thank Kim H
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We were driving through Olympia on our anniversary so decided to find a good place to eat. Found this little gem on Trip Advisor and made reservations. The ambience was great, we felt welcome and comfortable from the minute we walked in the door. The...More

Thank Midge H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 507 Capitol Way S # A, Olympia, WA 98501-1206
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-570-8777
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