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Olivia Brasserie

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Odense 5000, Denmark (Formerly Cafe Olivia)
66178744
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Today
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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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: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Always a good experience

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
AndersChoy
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Odense, Denmark
Good for:
  • Romantic
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81 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Denmark
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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Odense, Denmark
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87 reviews 87 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 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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Odense
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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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Louisville, Kentucky
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110 reviews 110 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 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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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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Odense, Denmark
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Awesome little place with a history. The food was very nice and the service was swift and the waiter had a welcoming smile all the time. I had my three kids with me and even though they were having a trouble deciding ... the waiter was very patient. I will go there again.

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

French restaurant which served surprisingly good quality food served for an affordable Price. Located in a cozy alley.

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Odense, Denmark
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

the food was really nice, but what a poor service. They do not pay attention to their clients. When we arrived we asked for something to drink at first, but we had to wait for 30 minutes to get something, and this happend a couple of times during our dinner.

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Odense, Denmark
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

I have dined at Olivia's 3 times now, and not once been disappointed. The food is an amazing experience! The carpaccio as a starter is fantastic, such great flavours put together. The stroganoff as a mains isn't a disappointment either. I have dined with several different people, and no one has ever been disappointed with their food. Clafoutis for dessert... 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, Brasserie

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?