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Martin Way Diner

2423 4th Ave E, Olympia, WA 98506-4820
+1 360-705-1438
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good50%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hash browns” (8 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
“oysters” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Diner, Cafe
$$ - $$$
2423 4th Ave E, Olympia, WA 98506-4820
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

The name tells you a lot: "Diner". Let's be clear, if you are looking for a grande pumpkin latte, kale quiche made with seven exotic cheeses, or streusel crepes, this is not your place. If you are looking for a good hearty, inexpensive breakfast where...More

Thank KenPaul
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Martin Way Diner in Olympia offered typical diner menu and traditional diner atmosphere. Inexpensive offerings but not gourmet obviously. Gretchen dared to try the Saturday prime rib special, 8 ounces for $12.95. Good taste, she said, but a bit tough. My liver & onions was...More

Thank Tommy M
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We just got into town and asked our hotel concierge for a good diner in town.she recommended the Martin Way Diner.we arrived at 9pm we we told to seat ourselves .and our server greeted us emediatly.but her body odor greeted us befor she did. (she...More

Thank tybeedad
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I enjoy frequenting 'mom and pop' places, non-food chains having original, authentic, homemade meals. I was disappointed in the slow, impersonal service, in the narrow menu and with most of the items originating from a can (soups) or from COSTO (pies). Flavors were disappointing. I'm...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Today the meat I ordered was so bad...soooooooooooooooo bad...I did not eat one bite. In fact, I would not have given it to my dog...it was way too old. My meal was a $12 one and the waitress only took off $2...big deal!! I should...More

Thank NCQuiltlady
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Step back into the 1950's at this diner. Good ol' American food, large portions and reasonable prices. My friend had deep fried oysters for breakfast. They were huge and he had at least 6 or more with his eggs and hash browns. He said that...More

Thank Terri B
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We've eaten here a few times over the past months. The place is likely to be very crowded during weekend breakfast hours, but not so bad at other times. The breakfasts are enormous. Everything is just as it should be in a diner. They serve...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Always good, most of the time GREAT!! Love the fry sauce. Help I always good most of time GREAT. Awesome Hot Turkey Sandwich.

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I've not dined at a diner that offers oysters for breakfast. Both my brother and his wife ordered egg dishes that included oysters. I enjoyed my veggie omelet and the chili omelet was huge. The food is average for this style of restaurant.

Thank TucsonTeeter
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great omelet and very good service first time there would go again,was searching for breakfast place and stumbled upon this place

Thank happytraveler0325
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2423 4th Ave E, Olympia, WA 98506-4820
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-705-1438
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