|A new destination for authentic Assyrian cuisine inspired by our ancestry and prepared fresh with care.
We craft traditional Middle Eastern dishes inspired by the bounty of the Pacific Northwest. Come sample shawarma, falafel, salads, and other fresh Middle Eastern fare.
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Nineveh will cater your event, large or small.
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|Nineveh is located at the corner of 4th and Plum in Downtown Olympia.
728 4th Ave. E
Olympia, Washington 98506
Hours: Mon-Sat 11am-8pm
After working throughout my childhood in my parents' restaurant and in the service industry as an adult, I have decided to create a restaurant to satisfy my passion for cooking the food of my people.
Nineveh, the last capital of the Assyrian Empire was once one of the largest settlements in the world. Around 700 BC the Assyrian Empire stretched from Egypt to Persia. Assyrians were adept at many things - making great strides in Astronomy, Mathematics, Medicine, and Science. The food enjoyed daily by these ancient people, the food of my ancestors, is what I bring to Olympia.
Lisa David, Owner of Nineveh Assyrian