Casa Mia (716 Plum St., 360/459-0440, 11:30 a.m.–10 p.m. Mon.–Fri., 11:30 a.m.–11 p.m. Sat.–Sun.) is another good Italian restaurant.
Meconi’s Italian Subs (5225 Lacey Blvd. SE, 360/459-0213, 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Mon.–Fri., 10 a.m.–7 p.m. Sat., closed Sun.) is the best and most authentic sub shop in the Olympia  area—very popular with state workers.