The 10 Must-Try Restaurants In Washington’s Capital City

Olympia is more than our capital city — it’s an underrated treasure. Not only is it close to Seattle, Portland, the coast, and the gateway to Olympic National Park, but it has a fantastic culture and a surprisingly great dining scene. When you’re in Olympia and hunger strikes, these are our top 10 recommendations (in no particular order) for delicious food.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Olympia is a wonderful place to visit, and these are just a few of the tasty restaurants you’ll see. While you’re killing time between meals, check out the weekend flea market.