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The Olive Branch

Pier Street, Aberystwyth SY23 1DE, Wales
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Ranked #27 of 130 Restaurants in Aberystwyth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Pontrhydfendigaid, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I chose to take my husband here today for his pre birthday meal. The best food we have ever had in any restaurant! We chose Hoummous & Tsatsiki dips, which came with homemade bread. We also had Butterbeans in tomato & herbs sauce & feta & spring onion filled filo pastry rolls for starters. We both shared everything, so as... More

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Birmingham
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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Me and my husband found this charming Greek restaurant in Aberystwyth when visiting one Saturday in September. We like Greek food having been there several times on holiday. We decided to opt to have several small plates rather than a large meal. We chose humous dip, meat balls in a rich tomato sauce, pitta bread, Gigantes a bean casserole and... More

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Wales
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94 reviews 94 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I was invited as a guest of my good friend from Greece and his parents. The easy going stretched out dining experience was an array of lovely textures and flavours. A sort of mega tapas banquet. It's not sold as such, but that is how my Greek friends handled the menu and shared the dishes that they chose. It sort... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

The ambiance in the olive branch is my favourite part, it's very welcoming and warm with a delightful Grecian feel. The food is outstandingly tasty!! Whatever you order is wonderful! (Highly recommend the swordfish! Or tatziki starter)

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We went early when there were not many people in but it soon filled up. The food was ok but the interior is tired and dusty looking. Definitely needs a makeover.

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Newbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Lacking in many directions. The outside shows signage is a signal as to what is instore, tired lack luster and relying on the past. The out side menu board was showing its age, to me this indicates complacency unless the food and atmosphere are worthy of such an attitude. Hardly anyone in when we walked in with no booking. It... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Following good reviews here,we booked a party here in the last week of August.On arrival,the place was packed,but our tables were reserved.We all agreed the food was excellent..when it was finally served, as they seem to struggle to cope with a full restaurant..we had to wait over half an hour for drinks and about an hour for food.That said,I would... More

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Wolverhampton, England
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Great food, great service, great place Great veggie food and didn't take too long and nice view of sea

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Winchester, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Looking for somewhere for lunch on a blustery day in Aber we chanced upon this Greek restaurant. On being shown to our table we were given the lunch menu, but wanted something more substantial. The waitress then brought the full menu and invited us to choose from that. Our meals took a little while to arrive (I presume because the... More

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Wales
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Really enjoyed our meal here - the food and wine was delicious - service fantastic and the restaurant has a lovely relaxed atmosphere - would recommend this place to anyone - had a great night x

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