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The Olive Tree

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new town Street | Castlebar, Castlebar, Ireland
0949038812
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10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Wed 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thu - Fri 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 57
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch

Excellent atmosphere. Mustapha is so nice and authentic. Food delicious. We always go there from my work

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
Antoinettelola
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Castlebar, Ireland
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Castlebar, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Excellent atmosphere. Mustapha is so nice and authentic. Food delicious. We always go there from my work

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Clonmel, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

This is a small place, beautifully key, cozy and homely with a small and gorgeous lunch menu, with a twist. Choose from lovely Mediterranean style dishes for lunch, which comes with a sweet treat and a coffee. You will love both! I love full flavoured food, which is not cream based or heavy - The Olive tree does just that.... More 

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Cork, Ireland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This is a very special restaurant, small and family run, very atmospheric, the food is divine and the staff make you feel as if you are their own guests for a while. I particularly recommend the sweet potato chips.

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Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Always enjoy visiting The Olive Tree, whether with friends or family or for lunch on workdays. The food is always fresh and tasty and very reasonably priced. Great portions, you won't leave hungry!

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We have eaten at the olive tree on many occasions. The food is always delicious and the staff are very welcoming. They is a wide selection of food on the menu. It is reasonable priced. The atmosphere is very relaxed. I always look forward to visiting the olive tree when I am in Castlebar!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I have been to this restaurant several times and each time I like it more. They serve mediterranean food and sort of middle eastern as well. Honsetly one of the best cousins around .. if you are around check it out definitely worth it!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

Went there with family and ordered two chicken dishes which were very bland even though it was suppose to be spicy. Service was nonexistent. Going elsewhere.

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Zaanstad, The Netherlands
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Tricky to find , but well worth it! Incredibly good food and a fair host. He made ​​sure that we felt very welcome and was kind to our children. We spend to nights in Castlebar, both evenings we dined here. It was perfect!!

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Sussex
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Very friendly family run eatery with mostly mediterranean food. Note that it does not have an alcohol licence. Only a few tables, but very efficient and a nice atmosphere. Very helpful staff.

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Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

The Olive Tree is a great place to get a vegan and gluten free menu. The food is always freshly prepared and the restaurant has a lovely relaxed ambience. Plus everything is very reasonably priced

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: new town Street | Castlebar, Castlebar, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Castlebar
  • Phone Number: 0949038812

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?