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The Olive Branch

6 church Street, Worcester WR1 2RH, England
01905616669
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Ranked #8 of 245 restaurants in Worcester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $25
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: We have created a dining environment with a classic mix of the stylish and the contemporary, within the wonders of one of the City’s most historic buildings.Split across three floors, the ground floor and first floor serve as a dining area, whilst the cellar has been transformed into a magnificent bar area, with the low brick ceilings creating an intimate and relaxing area, perfect for a pre or post dinner drink.Our outdoor courtyard also has seating for up to 20 people, perfect for a bite to eat or a coffee in the sunshine.We aim for this landmark building to once again become synonymous with top class dining in the City of Worcester.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: We have created a dining environment with a classic mix of the stylish and the contemporary, within the wonders of one of the City’s most historic buildings.Split across three floors, the ground floor and first floor serve as a dining area, whilst the cellar has been transformed into a magnificent bar area, with the low brick ceilings creating an intimate and relaxing area, perfect for a pre or post dinner drink.Our outdoor courtyard also has seating for up to 20 people, perfect for a bite to eat or a coffee in the sunshine.We aim for this landmark building to once again become synonymous with top class dining in the City of Worcester.
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English first
west midlands
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

strange how the aircon is only used when someone says they are hot and you have to have 2courses if there is a group of you,these days the customer is not always right anymore.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

We were visiting our son, who lives in Worcester, and we had originally been looking for a tapas restaurant that we'd used before. When we found it, it had closed down, so we decided to try The Olive Branch. We were attracted by the 5 dishes for £20 offer, which is only available before 7 PM. We were asked if... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This is my 3rd visit to the Olive Branch and it was just as good as the 1st, which was excellent. I booked a table for a Thursday lunchtime as it was for my mum's 60th birthday. There wasn't a need to but I wanted to make sure there was space. We sat in the little courtyard as the sun... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Just returned from dinner at The Olive Branch. What a fab place - truly wonderful, fresh vibrant menu and excellent service. Very busy on a Tuesday night - I would recommend you book your table if you can, which we did. We were made very welcome on arrival, were served promptly but not hurried and really enjoyed our evening. I... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My sister and I visited The Olive Branch to try out its highly-recommended tapas. We took up the weekday tapas offer and had five dishes between the two of us. The food was fantastic (see the picture), we had the chorizo, fish cakes, paella (which they happily prepared without the peas for my fussy sister), halloumi and bruschetta. The portions... More

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Worcester, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We went for a meal at the Olive Branch in June, sorry for taking so long to write a review, but I have because we had such a lovely experience! It was for a birthday, the manager and his team both took delivery of cake, balloons and setup a table just for us, where we wanted to sit. We arrived... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Lovely little restaurant. Fantastic food for two. Nice bottle of house white. If you're looking for a place to go, this is the place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Did not book but table found. Great service wonderful meal definitely return but will book.really enjoyed the tapas meal looking forward to trying cocktails

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I really like this restaurant , a pity the menu isn't more extensive ,we've onlly been at lunchtime but even the evening menu isn't much bigger. Having said that our favourite is their Paella It's huge and scrummy .

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Lovely very reasonably priced lunch with friends.Shared tapas with wine( large!) for two £20.Excellent service in very pleasant restaurant.

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