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Fat Olives

30 South Street, Emsworth PO10 7EH, England
+44 1243 377914
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crevettes” (5 reviews)
“wood pigeon” (6 reviews)
“pudding” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
30 South Street, Emsworth PO10 7EH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was spending 2 nights at nearby hotel in Emsworth and as a friend had recommended it we thought we would try lunch at Fat Olives. The standard of service and presentation was excellent and a great choice of food - both unusual and really tasty...More

Thank Hazel P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for lunch and had a fantastic lunch. The courgette and goats cheese, the grey mullet and pork starters were really good ( better then some top restaurants in London). The staff were really accommodating and knew about the dishes. Thank you for the...More

1  Thank Richard G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What can I say other than thank you we have been to this restaurant a few times and it's constantly good the menu is always varied the food cooked perfectly and the attention to detail in both the service and the presentation of food is...More

1  Thank Avidtraveller3263
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited here on many occasions and have always enjoyed our meal. The atmosphere that was caused by the waitress tonight was wholly unnecessary and tarnished the whole experience. The evening started of strangely. They had a large table of 10 coming in at...More

4  Thank newyorkholiday21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small but excellent restaurant is well known in the area and can be difficult to book for dinner unless you book well in advance. I had to change by booking several times but they always accommodated us by a prompt email reply. It is...More

2  Thank leeattoe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

1st visit to this small cosy restaurant and it was absolutely faultless. The food was excellent, wine outstanding (with a very reasonable mark up) but best of all was the service. The two waiting staff were teamwork personified and made everything completely seamless. Sometimes food...More

2  Thank Docdodd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a delicious meal with starter, main and dessert. The restaurant filled up and there was a lovely buzz of chatter. Nothing was too much trouble. All the choices looked really good. It is a nice place for a special 🍰 birthday or other...More

1  Thank Dolly186406
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit here but hopefully won’t be our last. The food was absolutely delicious. We both had 3 courses and could not fault anything. The staff were attentive without being intrusive. Lovely relaxed atmosphere. A really nice evening. Thank you.

1  Thank delvesje
Reviewed 22 August 2018

A friend and I wanted to say thank you to two good friends. We booked for lunch. Neither of our friends had been here before. To say they were bowled over with the meal, service and atmosphere is an understatement. After every course we all...More

1  Thank Pisceszodiac
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Excellent, never disapointed, lovely couple, she's front of house, he's in the kitchen, the food is very special and excellent value. Menu changes every month.

1  Thank Peterpsp
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23 September 2018|
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Response from baril2016 | Reviewed this property |
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28 July 2017|
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Response from Peregrine44 | Reviewed this property |
Closed Sunday and Monday and they normally take a holiday break in the New Year
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 South Street, Emsworth PO10 7EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Emsworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 377914
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