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Olivia Brasserie

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Odense 5000, Denmark (Formerly Cafe Olivia)
66178744
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 33
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent food! Excellent service!

This is a charming restaurant located in an alley with some other restaurants! My colleague and I both ordered the three-course dinner, consisting of a starter, an entree, and a dessert. (You can make the three courses whatever you want, though.) The food was high quality and delicious! (We... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2015
VAGypsyGirl
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Brisbane, Australia
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257 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Lovely bistro in the centre of Odense. French style menu and reasonable prices. A good dining option in central Odense

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

This is a charming restaurant located in an alley with some other restaurants! My colleague and I both ordered the three-course dinner, consisting of a starter, an entree, and a dessert. (You can make the three courses whatever you want, though.) The food was high quality and delicious! (We both had steak, which comes with a sauce and a side.)... More 

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Thank VAGypsyGirl
Kranj, Slovenia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

Pretty good food. Not over the top dough. A bit average service. Much space for improvements. Overall satisfied and would come again.

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Thank Ivan M
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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320 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This place has some delicious salads at a very affordable price. You can feel the freshness through the crisp salad and the tasty vegetables. Had a salmon salad which was super tasty. Wouldn't hesitate to come by for lunch again some day.

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Denmark
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55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

They have just the one vegetarian disk, a burger with mayonaise, Heinz, sallad, onions and cornichons. Tasted great. Not that many vegan/vegetarian places in Odense, so had to make do with ordinary restaurants.

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1 Thank TaraG
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87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Olivia has become a must when we are in Odense. They promise food, which is made of fresh ingredients, and ask you to look through with serving. This last point may well delete. Okay we should even bestow the subsequent glass. But what. The food quality, the price of food and wine is relatively very low. It was our 3... More 

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Thank drageor
Odense, Denmark
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117 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I've visited Olivia for lunch and dinner many times - and I keep coming back. With a narrow but very well structured menu that combines classic French dishes with a twist, cafe dishes and strong meat dishes. I'm a big fan of their dailies, especially the "black pot", which is a long-cooked dish with varied content.

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Thank AndersChoy
Odense
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

With a limited menu they put a lot of effort into the dishes. High quality for a very reasonable price. Friendly and relaxed service. The wine list is too limited, but price range is very good.

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Thank claus12345
Louisville, Kentucky
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110 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I stopped here for dinner based on a recommendation from the First Grande Hotel. Upon entering I was kindly greeted and offered a table for one. After deciphering the English menu, I ordered some wine and a 3 course meal. I had the cauliflower soup, black pot, and cheese plate. I must say the soup was extraordinary and I'm so... More 

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Thank DePassiago
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87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

If you visit Hans Christian Andersen House and get hungry so visit Olivia restaurant. They serve the best quality at an exceptionally low price. It is my favorite restaurant in Odense. There is an unpretentious mood. Serving is friendly, but has some flaws for a high class restaurent. > But if you want good food at a reasonable price, this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Odense 5000, Denmark (Formerly Cafe Olivia)
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Funen and Islands  >  Odense
  • Phone Number: 66178744

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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