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Ben Moore's

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112 4th Ave W, Olympia, WA 98501-1002
+1 360-357-7527
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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“chicken” (3 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
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112 4th Ave W, Olympia, WA 98501-1002
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This is the best Kenyan resturant I have ever been to. Okay, for most folks that's a dumb statement, but not for me. This is the best of five. The food is primarily vegetarian but the the flavors are unbelievable. Popa Joe's with chicken, coconut...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Ben Moore's (or less) still has the old school character I've seen there since the late 70s. Have a cold draft in the bar or fish and chips, or pork chops in the dining room. If you time it right you can catch local Catholic...More

Thank Glomared
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Come here for work a couple of times a year and have just never stopped in. Wish I had sooner as there was nothing I didn't like about the place. The staff were more than polite and friendly, they conveyed that feeling of familiar welcome...More

Thank C K
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Been Moore's has been in Olympia for many years. I can remember when it was a blue collar watering hole and hash house. If is a bit upscale now with still great food but also salsa lessons, live poetry readings and jazz performances. The spring...More

Thank Bret A
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We ate here last night for my daughter's birthday. The food and service were excellent. From the outside, this place isn't eye-catching but don't let that stop you. This is a family-friendly restaurant with great salads,burgers, and dinner entrees. We were too full to try...More

Thank sandyss77
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I have eaten at Ben Moores three times, and twice got violently sick. The personnel was friendly, but that didn't make up for the bad food and bad memories.

Thank 227odie
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Great little place. The food was amazing and the different activities such as poetry slam, salsa lessons, and live bands really set the place towards the top of my list!

Thank KzKayne
Reviewed 27 March 2016

We really like this restaurant. It is one of a handful of places we go to frequently. The food is nicely prepared. I love the Kobe steak strip and salmon dinners. Pan fried oysters and razor clams are my husband's favorites. Dinners include salad as...More

Thank Theresa K
Reviewed 25 March 2016

I've been to Ben Moore's twice. The first time was very mediocre, but I gave it a second chance. The second chance wasn't good either. Too many other really good options for dining than this place. It was very disappointing after I'd heard that it...More

Thank TommyTomThomas
Reviewed 3 February 2016

This place is quiet, and in need of a few more diners to make it more fun. The food is very well done with both soup and salad to accompany dinner. The menu is varied, but not large. Give it a try! Much much cleaner...More

Thank olygirl360
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 4th Ave W, Olympia, WA 98501-1002
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-357-7527
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