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Olivers Bar & Restaurant

186 High Street | 186 High Street, Rochester ME1 1EY, England
+44 1634 847629
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (21 reviews)
“cheese board” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
French, British, Fusion, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
186 High Street | 186 High Street, Rochester ME1 1EY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After having had an enjoyable meal in the town we popped in here for a few late night drinks. It was busy and packed as you'd expect for a Saturday evening but definitely the place to go for that club feel and late evening action....More

Thank Aubrey W
Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Aubrey for your kind words, it was a pleasure serving you. We're looking forward to welcoming you again in future so you sample more of our cocktail list or try some of amazing restaurant menu, you can have it all under one roof...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for Valentine's Day and have been several times since! We have decided to have our wedding reception there and so far, they have been so wonderful to deal with! The cocktails are amazing the food has always been delicious and not ever too...More

Thank Melli P
Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind words, and it's very encouraging to hear it all started with a valentine's meal!! We're so honored that you have chosen us to celebrate such an important day in your life, and are looking forward to the big day itself.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely and relaxed time. The food was really good with a great choice. The staff were friendly and very accommodating especially the waitress Kirsty. I will definitely be back and would recommend Olivers to friends and family.More

Thank RitaHasemore07
Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rita, thank you for taking the time to rate and write a review of Olivers. Its heartening that you've singled out Kristy for special praise. She's helping to lead a real service driven team at Olivers and this should be commended. We look forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time . The food was lovely, the service perfect and the price ok. I would definitely recommend this place. Have the cocktails, wow !!More

Thank selmarc
Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Olivers and your excellent rating. We're really proud of the food and cocktail offering we currently have and will be looking to extend this over the next few months. Its great to hear we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined with 7 other family members for our anniversary. Atmosphere A1, Had mid week special (£12.95 two courses). Staff very good and friendly.Starter deep fried squid served with a salsa, good, main Steak & Ale pie, a little over salty for me, but that may...More

Thank David S
Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words, we're really proud you chose our restaurant to celebrate your anniversary. We've recently changed our chef team and some of the dishes they're coming up with for specials and future menus are mouthwatering. You'll have to come back soon...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to a family members Hen Do last Saturday. The food was lovely although quite small portions lol, the cocktails are amazing! I recommend the mango & passion fruit Daiquiri 👌🏻 Cocktails are £8-9 a go. Was a lovely evening we also did cocktail...More

Thank Shelley H
Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Shelly for your kind words and for choosing us to celebrate such a special event in you and your friends lives. You managed to experience most of the spectrum of our business, excellent food, service, cocktails and fun!! We're really happy the team...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stumbled across this place a few weeks back and were blown away by it! We enjoyed the £12.95 lunch menu and enjoyed some delicious calamari followed by the best halloumi burger I have ever eaten - the homemade coleslaw just completed...More

Thank Kayleigh G
Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kayleigh, Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to review our restaurant. We feel our lunch menu is great value at £12.95 for two courses and are glad you enjoyed your whole experience with us. Next time you really need to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great place to visit...great service great food...will highly recommend this little Gem in Rochester love love love ❤️

Thank Maureen E
Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words Maureen, our Sunday Lunch is proving very popular and an excellent way to finish the week!! We're glad you enjoyed your experience here at Oliver's and the team here are looking forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second time here, and every bit as good as the first visit. This really is a hidden gem, with quality and value for money right up there. A first class meal in a superb setting. Staying in Rochester then this is a must. Thanks for...More

Thank Mark S
Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review Oliver's and especially your kind words. We're very proud and would like to think we offer something special to all visitors and resident of Rochester.

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Amelia was so helpful and wonderful my friend Diane and I has an amazing time x Such a wonderful atmosphere.

Thank Carole-Anne E
adboperations, Owner at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

hi Carole thank you for your kind review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit to Olivers. we look forward to welcoming you back very soon

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Lorrenmeggs
22 September 2017|
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Response from stephen r | Property representative |
A little bit of both, no sportswear or trainers. But you don't have to wear a jacket or anything like that.
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sheilab63
23 September 2016|
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please contact olivers directly on 01634847629
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:30
Saturday
12:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 186 High Street | 186 High Street, Rochester ME1 1EY, England (Formerly Oliver's Wine & Cocktail Bar)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 847629
  • E-mail
Description
Oliver's Bar & Restaurant is an exclusive establishment in the heart of Rochester. Our philosophy is to only offer the best to our patrons. From our extensive range of wines, beers and spirits, locally sourced and inspired restaurant A La Carte menu to our equally high standard of customer service. Whether it be dining, drinking or dancing. We want every visit you make to Oliver’s to be memorable for all the right reasons – great service, great atmosphere, great company and great food and drink.
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