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The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar

2103 Harrison Ave NW, Olympia, WA 98502-2636
+1 360-956-3661
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lamb burger” (9 reviews)
“rabbit” (8 reviews)
“fries” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2103 Harrison Ave NW, Olympia, WA 98502-2636
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came for lunch. Craving comfort food. I had the grilled cheese sandwich. This is not yo mama's grilled cheese. This was fancy. Huge whole wheat slices with layers of Monterey Jack and spices. The side was yummy crab bisque (tomato?) The packaged soup crackers...More

Thank RubyDuo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here while staying in the area to see my Saint helens. Food was delicious. I got the shrimp curry and it was great. Isaac our waiter was very nice and checked on us often. We look for local restaurants because the food and s...More

Thank selepack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here for date night a couple werks ago. This is a hidden gem on west side Oly. Had an excellent drink and a grilled chicken salad that was organic, creative, and filling. Mu husband had a steak that he thoroughly enjoyed. We will definitely...More

Thank mel h
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped by on a whim after needing a break from the traffic that a Friday night bring. It was the perfect location as we were heading down to highway 101. They had a great menu with an extensive variety and a lot of creative...More

Thank Sarah L
Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Thank you for this amazing review! We are delighted that your experience was excellent, and look forward to seeing you again. -Ami, Operations Manager

Reviewed 31 May 2018

Great brunch. Generally overpriced. You can only add so much "fancy" to a burger before it's not worth the cost. Gratuity system a bit much and discussions about it get this place shot down immediately in our group when it is suggested as a dining...More

Thank Keith D
Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Thank you for having brunch with us and taking the time to let us know about your experience! I wanted to let you know that we have moved away from the Service Charge model. You are now free to tip as you see fit. Please...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Comfortable and friendly staff are the first words, amazing food choices. Poutine Who is a fun take on a Canadian classic. Homemade ginger ale and root beer, yes! Burgers and so much more. Worth a visit!

Thank Karin Sue K
Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you, Karin! We are delighted you enjoyed your service and food. The Poutine Who is one of our most popular appetizers, definitely a must-try! We look forward to seeing you again soon. -Ami, Operations Manager

Reviewed 4 March 2018

They have options for vegetarians - so fantastic! I had the portobello wrap with fries. Delicious! They also offer a veggie patty to sub on their burgers. Delightful and carefully edited wine list. Our server had great advice. I enjoyed the Cab. Sauvignon. I can't...More

Thank Jill S
Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you for this wonderful review! We always appreciate hearing from our guests, and are happy to know that you enjoyed our Vegan Portobello Wrap and the locally sourced Madsen Family Cellars Cabernet. We look forward to seeing you again soon! -Ami, Operations Manager

Reviewed 14 December 2017

Haven't been there in years, but thought we would give it a recent try. We were very pleasantly surprised. Started with a crab and corn chowder that had a great consistency with a nice amount of crab in the background. A Caesar salad had fresh...More

Thank Dianne H
Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you for the five stars! We always appreciate hearing from our guests, and are delighted that you enjoyed your food. The Rancher Burger is our most popular burger, and the Marsala Chicken is a winter favorite. We look forward to seeing you again soon....More

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Spotted this via Trip Advisor, so glad we did! We have eaten in many restaurants in the Olympia area, but somehow missed this one. It will be one of our regular stops from now on. Husband had the Turkish Omelet with homefries, I had the...More

Thank singlestep74
Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for enjoying brunch at the Iron Rabbit and taking the time to let us know about your experience! We always appreciate honest feedback, and are thrilled to hear that your food and service were outstanding. We look forward to seeing you again soon....More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

We stopped in for lunch on the recommendation of a friend. We had a rancher burger, lamb burger, and a steak ceased salad. The rancher burger and steak ceasar were very good, the lamb burger was okay. I tried one of their signature martinis (Briar...More

Thank Nappen
Christian S, Front Office Manager at The Iron Rabbit Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience! We always appreciate honest feedback from our guests, as we are always striving to improve our food and service. We hope to see you again soon! --Ami, Operations Manager

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Hi! Thank you for considering the Iron Rabbit for your family's dining needs. We understand that dining out with multiple food allergies can be quite challenging and our team is more than happy to accommodate a variety of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2103 Harrison Ave NW, Olympia, WA 98502-2636
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-956-3661
  • E-mail
Description
Designed with the entire family in mind, we strive to meet and exceed guest expectations by offering the friendly and familiar with a unique and unusual twist.The fare is fresh and local. The burgers are the best in town, Natural Northwest beef hand forged and full of flavor. The root beer is made right here in the restaurant. The bar boasts rotating craft beers, from European imports to neighborhood favorites. And the desserts? There’s a reason we list them on the front of the menu.If you have dietary concerns, tell us about it and we’ll make it right. Special orders or substitutions? No problem! The way you want it is the right way.
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