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Wagner's European Bakery and Cafe

1013 Capitol Way S, Olympia, WA 98501-1211
+1 360-357-7268
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (66 reviews)
“cinnamon bread” (37 reviews)
“cakes” (69 reviews)
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American, Cafe, European, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1013 Capitol Way S, Olympia, WA 98501-1211
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Normally I bake cakes myself, but I wasn't feeling it and decided to walk in and buy a cake. It was multilayered, Chocolate and fancy chocolate pieces on the top for decoration. Very nice. I've heard there other food is quite good too. Wasn't a...More

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wagner's bakes exceptional European treats that never disappoint. However, the service could use some help. It is not uncommon to experience invisibility while waiting for assistance. I find it best to simply approach one of the many employees who appear to he engaged, and present...More

Thank AnnaRoseCampbell
Reviewed 11 January 2018

This is one place that is worth going downtown for... Beautiful pastries (and much more I am told) to enjoy with a hot cup of tea and just relax for a few minutes... Quality European taste, tucked away in Olympia

Thank MargieJW
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I stopped by for a breakfast and found very limiting choices, mostly consisting of sugar, pastry and coffee. One offer had eggs. Young girls behind counter quite friendly and pleasant but other lady was a bit more terse, not rude or anything. Pastry is nothing...More

Thank z0fmui
Reviewed 24 December 2017

The bakery is good but they sell out fast. I have tried many of their cakes and pastries. While it is not the high quality and decadence you find in many Europe cities, it is okay for Olympia. The staff are often rude and the...More

Thank guilloc01
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Wagner’s bakery is a treat. The fresh selection of pastries, donuts, cakes, pies, breads and cookies is huge. It will take several minutes to take in all the old fashioned glass cases have to offer. Service is quick, friendly and knowledgeable. Lots of seating. Drip...More

Thank rfy44
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Wagner's has been in Olympia for over 70 years and the quality of its food and drink has never faltered. Traditional "old world" pastries are one of its staples and you won't be disappointed with any of them or their more modern offerings. Their cakes...More

Thank HomerPigeon
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We asked around for a good place to have breakfast. This place sounded interesting so we checked it. It was not what we were expecting but the food was very good. Bakery has all kinds of delicious looking choices and we purchased several things to...More

Thank Alice J
Reviewed 13 November 2017

It's always a treat to eat at Wagner's, whether it's for one of the bakery delights or a lunchtime sandwich, the food is always fresh and served with a smile. And - if you're really lucky (and get up that early), you might even get...More

Thank WA-Rider
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Love the bistro and the deserts are wonderful. I picked up some extra pastry’s for my family. Will visit again.

Thank Kelli Z
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10 August 2017|
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Response from Jenn S | Reviewed this property |
When we went there was only parking on the street that is pay for parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1013 Capitol Way S, Olympia, WA 98501-1211
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-357-7268
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