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Shipwreck Cafe

€€ - €€€American, Cafe,
244 Madrona Beach Rd NW, Olympia, WA 98502-9537
+1 360-866-4788
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (5 reviews)
“taco salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 20:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
€€ - €€€
244 Madrona Beach Rd NW, Olympia, WA 98502-9537
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

We came here about 11:30 and it was busy. I ordered fish sandwich and small salad.....My husband had bisquits and gravy with hashbrowns. Our order came about 15 minsl later and it was good; but not over the top. I must say the garnish was...More

1  Thank stinkyoly
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

It’s really delicious breakfast. We ordered French toast, omelette, and fried egg meal. THEY ALL TASTE Good. Really unbelievable good and good with coffee. Highly recommend!!

Thank 96vitah
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

The prime rib roast and the fish and prawns were all cooked to perfection. The prices seemed a little high, but having a Groupon made it worth while. Now I want to go back for breakfast.

Thank Doug H
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Been now about 6-7 times this year on our way to the coast. Breakfast and lunch. We’ve not had a bad experience yet...so, we keep returning. Our family (including children between 6 to 16) look forward to it. Here are my 5 by 5 rating...More

Thank JC A
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Breakfast was just ok Carmel roll just had to much sauce Omelet greasy Toast and hash browns ok Waitress not feeling well but my opinion coffee cup stays full at breakfast

Thank freberd
Reviewed 18 September 2017

While the cafe seems rather spartan, it is clean and the staff are friendly and the atmosphere is warm. The seafood is rather typical freezer to deep fryer and uninspiring, but the prime rib really quite good (Fri and Sat only, sadly). Would return on...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I cannot tell you how many times I have driven right past this restaurant. It is right out of Olympia on 101. Yesterday, I got the best taco salad I have ever had. They also serve breakfast all day! There are gifts. It is a...More

Thank OctoberinOregon
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Had a Groupon for this place so thought we give it a try. It is really off the beaten path. Too bad because it is a cute little place. Seems like a lot of locals visited. Had breakfast for dinner that was awesome. Homemade caramel...More

Thank Shelby8143
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

A very friendly staffed place. Casual atmosphere, old fashioned upholstered booths, open kitchen, good service. The senior swabbies biscuits 'n sausage gravy is the best to be had. Breakfast crowd can make it noisy especially on weekends. Plenty of available parking however. If I have...More

Thank cheezemaker
Reviewed 9 June 2017

On my way to Union, WA, I saw the "CAFE" sign from the freeway. My intuition (and growling stomach) said, pull over, so I did. All alone in the middle of a huge parking lot was the Shipwreck Cafe. Honestly, there is nothing nearby, but...More

Thank AnnieOlson
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Response from Markwkimberly | Reviewed this property |
I am an customer of the resturant, I cannot answer that. I only wrote an review. It was an awesome experience though!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 Madrona Beach Rd NW, Olympia, WA 98502-9537
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-866-4788
  • E-mail
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