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Olive Branch

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Main Street, Clipsham LE15 7SH, England
+44 1780 410355
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Today
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Booked to dine with a close friend for a special birthday. Flowers I'd ordered were magnificent. Food was simply superb, including a complimentary starter of fresh pea soup. My friend's dessert arrived with 'happy birthday' piped round the plate- a nice touch Staff friendly and knowledgeable yet polite, food and service first class.

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Thank Tim C
Milton Keynes
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109 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband surprised me on my birthday with a fabulous trip to The Olive Branch and once again the experience was first class. We had a lovely table for two (my husband had been into the restaurant to choose the table he liked) and it was with other twos which made the ambiance really lovely for us. The food is... More 

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Thank MrsOE
Oakham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this restaurant. Although it can be difficult to get a table, the cooking is exceptional and there is a lovely atmosphere. The service was excellent.

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Thank Rosemarie W
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely stop over in Beechwood House and a wonderful dinner at the Olive Branch. We selected from the five course gourmet tasting menu, with a few substitutions from the a la carte. We started with a lovely pea veloutte, followed by a starter of ham terrine. We were also laden with delicious baked bread, and offered seconds. Good... More 

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Thank Cathdoc
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great room, great hospitality, great food. Would definitely recommend staying over as the breakfast was excellent too.

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Thank Adrian R
Grantham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been several times over the years and am always thoroughly impressed. And the people I take always love it too. Apart from the excellent ambiance, service and food, their ability and willingness to create wonderful gluten free food is very much appreciated 😃

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Thank VeeRidgley
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to the Olive Branch a few times now and it has never failed to please . No exception this time. An interesting and varied menu, good service and reasonable pricing. Lunch times they now offer a fixed price option which is really good value: evidenced by the restaurant being almost full on the Monday we visited. And from... More 

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Thank MikeB222
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Olive Branch after i received a gift voucher for my birthday. Having heard great reviews we were looking forward to our visit in the days leading up to it. We booked online as one of the conditions of the voucher was to pre book. We were disappointed that on arrival there was no booking. The staff however... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a lovely lunch, tried the lunch for less menu, very tasty, the place has a great atmosphere, will be going back.

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Thank 8179ne
Leicester
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for Tuesday lunch today after reading the rave reviews this restaurant has received. Number one problem is the very limited parking available. To make sure of a place on the car park, make a 12am booking. It is clearly ver popular. The staff are very friendly and we received a very warm welcome. This is not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$69
Cuisine
European, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Clipsham LE15 7SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Rutland  >  Clipsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1780 410355
Description
Award winning village pub with rooms. Good Pub Guide Pub of the Year 2014

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?