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Oliva Restaurant

#168 of 4,271 Restaurants in Prague
#197 of 4,609 Places to Eat in Prague
Certificate of Excellence
Praha 2
Mediterranean, European, Diner, Czech
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Plavecka 4, Prague 128 00, Czech Republic
+420 222 520 288
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer

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  • 109
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
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
Amazing, quaint, stumbled upon a gem

We were blown away by this restaurant! They sat us just before closing and everything was so lovely. The wine recommendation was spot on. The food was incredible, as was the service. The server was polite, knowledgable, and warm. We loved everything about this place and would highly recommend it to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
cmhdallas
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dallas
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
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dallas
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We were blown away by this restaurant! They sat us just before closing and everything was so lovely. The wine recommendation was spot on. The food was incredible, as was the service. The server was polite, knowledgable, and warm. We loved everything about this place and would highly recommend it to anyone!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Al fresco dining in the summer; good choices on the menu and our dishes were delicious. The food was reasonable, and the beer was cheap, but the wine was pretty expensive compared to other places in Prague. Conveniently located right in Old Town.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Restaurant offers a fairly European menu influenced by France and Italy. The food was very well cooked, tasty and beautifully presented. Staff were very helpful. Would certainly return.

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Speightstown, Barbados
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Four of us had a wonderful dinner with good wine and creme brûlée that capped a delicious meal! The servers were friendly and the prices reasonable. I would definitely return to Oliva on my next visit to Prague.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I tried meat and salad . Taste was good. Place can be visited for lunch or dinner. Prices are aliitle bit high.

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IanGarrett
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We were looking for a place for dinner on a Sunday night and were staying near Oliva. Seeing the reviews we decided to walk over with our 1 year old son and a friend who had arrived in town earlier that day. It was just lovely. We had a nice spot outside and were well attended to, even with the... More 

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County Durham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

visited here with my family ,the meal was average,nothing special for the price...when it came to paying the bill ....the waiter walked away from the table with the bill money and returned to say we had given him a hungarian note,which was worthless, instead of a 500 chez krone ,this was not possible as i had just took the money... More 

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Kačka D, Manažer at Oliva Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for your review, but we would like to ask you, if you really visited our restaurant Oliva at address Plavecká 4, Prague 2. We often have a problem, that people confuse our restaurant with restaurant Oliva Nera in Prague 1. We asked our staff and nobody knew about this situation, that would happen. Thank your for your... More 

Nadi
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Very comfortable relaxed ambience, impeccable service, beautifully prepared food. We stumbled onto this place but it should be a destination restaurant.

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Hertford
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Bread basket was delicious to start followed by lots of tasty prosecco. Food was good and met expectations as did the service with good music in the background. Only bad thing was the starter that came out was not what I ordered (ordered beef salad and got a seafood one) but was in a good mood so didn't say anything!... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

I have been passing by this restaurant for many years, as I live in the neibourhood and now I feel ashamed I have never ventured in. I did last night thanks to my friend's invitation and I am happy I did. The food and wine was great, the service excellent with friendly waiters and waitresses plus no loud music. The... More 

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Additional Information about Oliva Restaurant

Address: Plavecka 4, Prague 128 00, Czech Republic
Phone Number: +420 222 520 288
Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Bohemia  >  Prague>  > Praha 2
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mediterranean, European, Diner, Czech

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Plavecka 4, Prague 128 00, Czech Republic
  • Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Bohemia  >  Prague>  > Praha 2
  • Neighborhood: Praha 2
  • Phone Number: +420 222 520 288

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, European, Diner, Czech

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 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?