In general, the food is mediocre and overpriced, the view of the marina is fun and service is fantastic.
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I visited Budd Bay for a quick lunch while in Olympia. Many of the tables were situated near the windows with a waterfront view. A friendly hostess seated me and I had a pleasant waiter who got my food and check out quickly. The fish...More
The place has a great location with nice views of the marina. The service was good. The prices and quality were a little off. There are better places in the downtown area,
I got the Fisherman's Stew to go, and it was plentiful and very delicious! It had just enough seafood and the perfect balance of variety. My co-workers went for their (before 6 p.m.) dinner special; which they raved about the next day. They went back...More
Great dining place, good food, service, and atmosphere. Happy to go there again! Got a surprise with the Sunset dinner, very good.
It's been years since I patronized Budd Bay Cafe. Years ago, they were a fabulous restaurant. They had a walk up window where you could buy a cup of their clam chowder to go, which really was great on one of our gray, rainy days....More
We were looking forward to some good food and service. Overall, we had neither. It was a slow night for the restaurant, so we were seated quickly. That was the last time we could describe our service as quick. It took our server quite awhile...More
This is my families favorite seafood restraunt. We usually do several appetizers and chowder with drinks. A little expensive but well worth it. The seafood is always fresh and the desserts are fantastic and big enough to share. I recommend Budd Bay to visitors who...More
Had a fantastic waitress who's name escapes me now but she recommended two appetizers instead of an entree. Wrapped Scallops and Seared Tuna (plus a bowl of NE Clam Chowder). She was correct. Fantastic! Also were able to enjoy an evening on the patio overlooking...More