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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” (77 reviews)
“homemade bread” (25 reviews)
“soups” (37 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
117 5th Ave SE, Olympia, WA 98501-1121
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Everything good. Unusual and generous sandwiches, quaint atmosphere, variety in menu, well presented. Healthy food selections with no gluten and lower fat soups. Will go again!

Thank NancySeminole
Reviewed 1 week ago

I work in Olympia and frequently hear, "There aren't any good lunch places in Olympia!" How wrong they are!!! There are a ton of restaurants in Olympia that cater to wide variety of tastes. One of my favorite is the 5th Avenue Sandwich Shop. Located...More

Thank WA-Rider
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the Best Sandwhich place in the Olympia/Lacey area!!! Variety, freshness, customer service and the price are just a few reasons to eat here!😊

Thank Wardell A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The smells of food and baking were strong when we entered. I was entranced. We each had a soup and 1/2 sandwich: the cheese broccoli soup and a chicken salad sandwich. Excellent. Plus, chips were served on the side. The server was helpful, nice, and...More

Thank watravelinggal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With a family of 2 small kids one a great eater and the other unpredictable our lunch was better than satisfactory. Our server was attentive and very helpful in her suggestions. We were able to find things everyone ate and had a delicious meal too...More

Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed 12 October 2017

So, we brought our friends from California to this great place and they loved it. the waitress was a charmer and the food was great as usual. Our friends were very happy and all promised to do a review. Can't say it enough...A must try...More

Thank Douglas O
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The food was good, but the wait for it was very long. Server ignored us, said they were really busy, didn't appear to be

Thank V8500TZhelenk
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Their bread and sweets are amazing. If you go be sure to buy a day old loaf to take home. Makes wonderful toast.

Thank Hollyoosa
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Fabulous sandwiches and soups, I had the French Dip, was loaded with meat and added Swiss cheese to it as well, very good sized portions as well and quick with service too.

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This little sandwich shop is a great place for a quick lunch. The soup is homemade and delicious, and the desserts are homemade and to die for. It is very small so seating is at times difficult, but worth the wait.

Thank Lindatravels2
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29 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

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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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