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The Bread Peddler

222 Capitol Way N, Ste 103, Olympia, WA 98501-8211
+1 360-352-1175
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“quiche” (27 reviews)
“pastries” (71 reviews)
“bread” (88 reviews)
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American, Cafe, French, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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222 Capitol Way N, Ste 103, Olympia, WA 98501-8211
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A couple of years ago, the Bread Peddler expanded from a coffee/croissant storefront type of establishment, to a separate adjoining restaurant, that still has the original storefront component. Individuals that want a meal go to the restaurant, and those want coffee/croissant eat at the storefront...More

Thank mjfoster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whatever it is they're making, it is going to be the best one of them you've ever eaten. From croissants, breakfast, and sandwiches, to cookies ...OMG the best cookies ever. The chocolate chip is a household favorite, but personally I love the mud bay crunch....More

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 11 February 2018

I bought a loaf of their standard bread. It was burnt on the bottom and flavor was mediocre. The crepe restaurant is nothing outstanding either unfortunately. The man who makes them does a great job but the fillings and variety seem to lack. And for...More

Thank z0fmui
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

First time eating at the Bistro. We hadn’t realized that they stopped serving eggs in the bakery side but noticed the sign to go back to the Bistro. My eggs Benedict had a great taste, although the eggs were slightly underdone. They are made with...More

Thank OregonTraveling
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I preferred the Baked Fair while my wife had an omelet made. My croissant and apple turnover were tasty but very messy and very flaky. Our daughter ate up her chocolate chip cookie. Although the cookie was very very hard. My wife's...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 3 January 2018

As a bakery, for sandwiches & more, for good coffee, it is a shining star, perhaps the best in Olympia. This may be the only place to get a croque monsieur in town. The process for ordering is unclear, the staff is indifferent to customer...More

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent soups,breads, croissants, and try the classic breakfast!! Always friendly. Worth the wait!! My favorite locals spot!!

Thank Shalomcharlie
Reviewed 2 December 2017

My husband and I went here as a part of our honeymoon road trip through the pacific northwest. When we stopped in here, the atmosphere is wonderful--so warm and inviting. the food is amazing too--the BEST poached eggs that I have ever had anywhere. Definite...More

Thank Shell_Bee92
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Second time here and a much better experience! Took a hint from a regular to arrive early for lunch. It gets crowded fast and you have a better choice of the daily specials. Everything is made fresh and is limited. Slightly expensive for a lunch...More

Thank Bentler4
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I have eaten there several times and never had a bad meal. Sunday mornings can be very busy so getting there easy is a good idea. :You can also sit in the bistro, same food but quieter.

Thank DAJansen
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17 July 2017|
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Response from Lee H | Reviewed this property |
Doubt there are any.
Patti F
29 September 2016|
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Response from cubedforest | Reviewed this property |
Complete list of menus, including dinner, can be found on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Capitol Way N, Ste 103, Olympia, WA 98501-8211
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-352-1175
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