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5th Avenue Sandwich Shop

117 5th Ave SE, Olympia, WA 98501-1121
+1 360-705-3393
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (79 reviews)
“homemade bread” (25 reviews)
“soups” (38 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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117 5th Ave SE, Olympia, WA 98501-1121
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I love small businesses, especially ones like 5th Avenue. The staff was super friendly and they make the bread, desserts and soups in house. The cheddar broccoli was one of the best I have ever tried, and the French dip sandwich was delicious! Next time...More

Thank Shawna B
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We are from FL and 5th Ave was our favorite meal we had in Washington. The service was friendly and personable - it really made for a great experience. The bread that the sandwiches were made on is homemade and SO soft and yummy. We...More

1  Thank SierraFord
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Stopped in on my way to Seattle and on my way back to Portland after reading the reviews and it didn't disappoint. The sandwiches are big enough to split or be eaten over two meals. The pies are excellent. We had a coconut cream pie...More

1  Thank curtisgl
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This was the best food we had over a weekend long road trip loop from Seattle to the Pacific Ocean via Olympia to Port Angeles to Bainbridge Island and back to Seattle. A trip close to 400 miles. The BLT was tasty and the bacon...More

Thank Hainboka
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We popped in for what we thought was just going to be a "grab & go" sandwich. Ended up having a nice sit down lunch. The meats and breads were fresh. The staff was very friendly. They even gave us free cookies (that were awesome)...More

Thank Brent B
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I've been eating at this place a few times a year since about 2007 (this review 2017) and it has been very consistent. The venue is pleasant, the sandwiches are well made of good ingredients, the staff is great, and the prices, although seemingly a...More

Thank meinoly
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Great sandwiches!!!! NYC quality...(maybe not Kosher)...but their pastrami is lean and ample. Really enjoyed the cool old school vibe. Hopping with lots of energy. Foods served on metal speckle ware plates. Terrific clam chowder on Friday. This is an awesome half way stop between Portland...More

Thank Crae H
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

If you are in the mood for an excellent soup, salad and sandwich then you should check out the 5th Ave sandwich shop on 4th! Excellent service and remarkable food! Guaranteed to enjoy!

Thank Heather J
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great service, and sandwiches are yummy. I got the sandwiches to go, and had no mayo put on sandwiches, since I was taking on plane. They were great next day

Thank lindsay1LaceyWA
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I,ve eaten here a number of times and have never been disappointed with the food. It is very crowded during the lunch hour so get there early. the dining area is larger towards the back of the restaurant. A lot of good ole home cooking.

Thank Sue H
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28 August 2015|
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Response from clship | Reviewed this property |
I would hate to give an incorrect answer so I would suggest simply asking the restaurant. I think they do have alternative choices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 5th Ave SE, Olympia, WA 98501-1121
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-705-3393
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