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Olive Restaurant & Bar

25-27 Castle Street, Liverpool L2 4TA, England
+44 151 227 2242
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25-27 Castle Street, Liverpool L2 4TA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

What a lovely place with lovey staff and excellent food we had the chicken pasta it was scrumptious our compliments to the chef for an outstanding meal and very reasonably priced We highly recommend this place a top notch eatery ,Next time we are in...More

Thank garybednall1-uk
Reviewed yesterday

We ate here on business and were surprised by the size of the place, it's like a Tardis! I always like to see an open kitchen, it just feels more honest but you can only see them cooking from one area of the restaurant. The...More

Thank TheoLejoCook
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to Olive and chose from the early menu and we were so impressed with the food . The pate was Devine and the cod dish was delicious. So much so that we have told just about everyone we have seen since our visit...More

Thank Biglurch
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food and great service from Jenny in the bar, knows her stuff, Beatrice in the restaurant, they made our visit most enjoyable, been a few times but took more family members this time, we were all impressed, highly recommended

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took the missus for aquick bite after work, first time we went there and it was good. We had lasanya and chips and a chicken pasta which was both nice. Only had amstell on draft which was a shayme. The lad who served us was...More

1  Thank mickeygwood
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere and very good service. Lovely staff. Say outside in the sun having a drink, food looked yummy too.

1  Thank Windy0309
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriends and I visited this little gem of a restaurant on Saturday night after several recommendations for a good Italian restaurant, and they lived up to and surpassed their reputation. The venue is deceptively small from the outside but huge once entered, and we...More

1  Thank AntheaG62
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just spent a very enjoyable evening at Olive celebrating my friends 50th birthday. From the outset the service, food and atmosphere were excellent. Between us we tried the duck salad, fried Brie, prawn starter, salmon main, penne chicken and penne primevera, every dish was enjoyed....More

1  Thank LadyAlison
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a beautiful meal, food was delicious 😋 even the fussy one of the group got her favourite dessert, I would definitely recommend. Our waiter jay was brilliant many thanks for your excellent service. We will be back.

1  Thank beerbabe80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a superb meal on a wet and dreary Sunday last week at the Olive. Ross our server was attentive and very good at his job. The food was superb fantastic cream chicken pasta with pesto for me and one of my lads ans carbonara...More

1  Thank Joe F
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16 August 2017|
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Response from Doncorn_13 | Reviewed this property |
We paid by MasterCard so I would guess there'd be no problem with American Express.
19 May 2017|
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Response from Martyn M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, plenty, I'm not sure if they use an alternative to (Durum) wheat for their pasta/pizza/garlic bread dishes but the open plan kitchen means you can ask the head chef directly. Otherwise plenty of alternative mains albeit... More
11 October 2016|
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Response from stringey | Reviewed this property |
Sorry thats not right was thinking of another Olive Tree restaurant. We didnt have the car as we got the train so not sure about parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25-27 Castle Street, Liverpool L2 4TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool>  > Central Liverpool
  • Neighbourhood: Central Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 227 2242
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Olive is a bar & restaurant where you can enjoy the taste of Italy, sample the warm & cosy surroundings that provide an experience that everyone will love.
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