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Fat Olive Wigan

Certificate of Excellence
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European, British, Greek, Family Fare
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13 Upper Dicconson Street, Wigan WN1 2AD, England
01942 242000
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 196
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  • 97
    Very good
  • 25
    Average
  • 11
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  • 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Always excellent

No matter what time of day you go to the Fat Olive, you get a warm welcome and brilliant food. The customer service is first class and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this restaurant.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
Tally123
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Wigan
Good for:
  • Special occasions
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339 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Wigan
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

No matter what time of day you go to the Fat Olive, you get a warm welcome and brilliant food. The customer service is first class and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this restaurant.

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2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW via mobile

Always first choice for us for every occasion weather it's a family birthday or a cozy meal for two. The food is excellent & service 1st class. Highly recommended.

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

We last went on a caberet evening, the food was amazing as usual, the atmosphere was also amazing with a great singer.

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Wigan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

As stated in title there were quite a lot of us at the meal nothing was to much trouble for the staff, and the meals were of excellent quality, would have no hesitation in returning or recommending Fat Olives.

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wigan
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We went to Fat Olive for a meal to celebrate my Parent's Ruby Wedding Anniversary. The service was great, the food was lovely and they looked after us really well nothing was too much trouble. Really good value for money and had a great night

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Just arrived and was in a bad mood so made lots of unreasonable demands. Every one was met with a smile and compliance. Manager even came straight over to ensure everything was satisfactory. Busy place. Easy to see why. Awesome and such reasonable prices. Eve the bartender is a treasure. Eat here! Or just visit for a great time. Love... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

While I had a chance we went to fat olives for an evening meal, we found it to be very good value and the food to be the same the service was excellent. The restaurant has a high standard of decorations.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Lovely food, lovely service and not over priced will visit again very soon thank you x steak cooked to perfection (rare to medium)

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

The food, service and value for money at the Fat Olive are all very good. Considering that we visited as a large party of around 30 people, on a busy bank holiday weekend, we were served promptly and all the food was lovely. All who went have commented how good it is. We would definitely recommend it for either a... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Me and my partner went here last night after reading reviews on Trip advisor. Found a parking space straight away and it is easy enough to find. Upon entering, we was welcomed straight away and guided to the bar. We were then took to our table (the guy even took my drink and glass and said "can I take that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13 Upper Dicconson Street, Wigan WN1 2AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: 01942 242000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 25
  • Cuisine: European, British, Greek, Family Fare

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

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