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Ranch House BBQ

10841 Kennedy Creek Rd SW, Olympia, WA 98512-9446
+1 360-866-8704
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (35 reviews)
“garlic fries” (21 reviews)
“sampler platter” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00 Hours
American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
10841 Kennedy Creek Rd SW, Olympia, WA 98512-9446
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food is always great, as we wait for table always visit, and so many people stopping by, as we are a local. Staff is great

Thank smhouse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wish I could say what I thought of the food but the service was so bad I walked out. Been meaning to try this place as I've driven by many times. Today was the day, I thought. Walked in, two parties waiting but no one...More

Thank XboxMeister
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am always looking for great BBQ and have made more than a few pilgrimages to Texas - I know good BBQ and Ranch house has excellent BBQ. While not a Franklin or Rudy's, for the state of Washington this place is at the top....More

Thank Mustangkid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was working in Elma and had some long days so we stopped twice at Ranch House on the way back to Olympia. The food was outstanding on both occasions. Had the brisket salad on one stop and the beef ribs on another stop. The...More

Thank Batt2
Reviewed 3 February 2018

We often stop at the Ranch House for a quick, casual meal. The barbecue is excellent and the prices are very reasonable.

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

This was a very pleasant surprise. We did not eat lunch in Olympia proper because most of the restaurants that we saw when we left the highway were chain restaurants that we could eat at back home. We did not expect to find a great...More

Thank FLNative1956
Reviewed 11 December 2017

What great BBQ, ribs, pulled pork, you name it, it is a great meal. I have not tried their chili, but the place is surrounded with trophy's about their award winning chili. Very clean place, staff (#008) are great. Prices and portions were very good...More

Thank Ranbud
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The metal, oversized pig outside the restaurant announces Pork BBQ inside. The red and white checkered tables look the part. The server is friendly and moves pretty fast. We were there on s Thursday night and the dining room was half full by the time...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Just coming here from North Carolina I saw it and said yes. Asked for sweet tea and to my surprise I finally found a BBQ joint that doesn't have it. Got the sampler plate and after tasting a little of each I figured they made...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 20 October 2017

If you love BBQ then prepared yourself for heaven. The food is out of this world. They have won countless awards and after you taste it, you will want to live next door. We came for lunch. We had them make our dinner to go,...More

Thank ebcnaz
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30 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from thepalmclan | Reviewed this property |
We have been able to split orders in the past
28 August 2015|
Response from Tania J | Reviewed this property |
I was on a trip when I ate at that restaurant. I have no idea if they have meals to meet these dietary requirements. You could review their online menu to see if they have meals that might work. Good luck and happy travels.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10841 Kennedy Creek Rd SW, Olympia, WA 98512-9446
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-866-8704
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