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Fish Tale Brew Pub

$$ - $$$American, ,
515 Jefferson St SE, Olympia, WA 98501-1467
+1 360-943-3650
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (47 reviews)
“cubano” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
515 Jefferson St SE, Olympia, WA 98501-1467
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a casual brewpub that offers a nice variety of food such as seafood sandwiches and salads. The oyster platter was excellent, with lightly breaded perfectly cooked oysters. Salmon salad offered a nicely cook slab of salmon on a bed of greens that was...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I am a local and this is one of my friends and my favorite places to go grab a bite. Very relaxed atmosphere, reliably fine service and easy menus to order from. There is a “family” section away from the bar too.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent beer on tap if you're thirsty. The food is really interesting and there are a few things on the menu that sound unusual but are absolutely delicious.

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great family friendly spot to get good food and good beer. They recently opened a section of tables for families. Popular spot, you may have to wait for a table.

Thank Nisse G
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Second time I've been here and both times the food was delicious and the craft beer selection superb.

Thank Chuck H
Reviewed 19 March 2018

If you are going for the beer, you will be fine. If you want to eat, well, less so. We were with 4. One stuck to a salad and was happy with it. The fish and chips was a mixed bag. The fish was OK,...More

Thank Semibum
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Great place after work. Really enjoyed the food and drink. We all got happy hour and even took home some beer. We would go again

Thank Nicki F
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We purposely stopped in for a few beers and lunch. I wanted to check the place out as we are not in Olympia very often. My hubs and I sat at the bar and were instantly greeted with a smile. We were able to try...More

Thank 271aubreys
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We celebrated my wife’s birthday along with a large group of friends, including one couple’s young grandson. The food and service were both very good, as was the craft beer brewed on-site.

Thank bandkl
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Varied menu with breakfast and lunch option. Brew pub for those wanting ale. Fish and chips good, not greasy, good white fish meat. Hubby had biscuits and gravy with very good bacon side. Good service. Decor is simple, bit gaudy.

Thank MissCarole55
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29 August 2015|
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Response from Etfortworth | Reviewed this property |
I cocncur the staff is knowledgeable and eager to answer any menu questions I had, maybe a call first would provide you Answers... Definitely a stop for craft beer aficionados if that calls to you. Safe travels.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Jefferson St SE, Olympia, WA 98501-1467
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-943-3650
  • E-mail
With more than triple its original seating and a kitchen that spans the former brewing floor, the Pub offers a robust menu featuring local meat, bread, and produce. And while the Pub's 24 taps of beer and cider can present guests with a daunting selection, our knowledgeable staff will be there to help find the one that's right for you.
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