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Oliva Restaurant

#124 of 4,498 Restaurants 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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11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 98
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    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
Superb!

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
nadastrakova
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Prague, Czech Republic
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
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138 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Prague, Czech Republic
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We visited here after reading the reviews on Trip Advisor. As soon as we walked in we loved the atmosphere and decor. We were given a lovely table by the window. We didn't order a starter but the very attentive waitress brought us a large portion of fresh bread with oils and olives. For the main course I had the... More 

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I've never had such incredible service in a restaurant before, the lovely waiter was really inviting and kind, took our coats and was very attentive to everything we needed and wanted during our stay - from requests related to the food to recommendations and notes about the area and attractions that he thought we might like. The service was really... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Absolutelly astonished every time we return to this family owned piece of paradise. Very original menu, superb quality, top treatment. High prices make this place the rarely visited but always enjoyable place to be.

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Houston, Texas
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

After finding a near by restaurant closed, we decided to try this restaurant and i am so glad we did. The food was just fantastic. I had the Beetroot Carpaccio and minestrone soup and it was very good. My friends had some pasta and clear beetroot soup and that was good too. Overall a good experience.

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London, England
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We were recommended this place by a couple otherwise we would never have found it. It was a long, interesting walk from the castle where we were staying and the food made it well worth the effort.

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Ghent
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

a friendly place, always welcome. fair food, always fresh, nice choice of wine fair price, a plce to go regular

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Cannington, Canada
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28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This was a good find in the area. A decent meal at a reasonable price. We had muscle and pasts (tagliatelle and beef) and both we very good. The service was really good....very friendly staff. The ambiance was nice too...quiet and romantic.

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Miami
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

If you are in Praha don't miss the opportunity to try this excellent restaurant. The salmon was delicious but keep a extra space for the tiramisu And to have a better experience don't forget to ask for the waitress BLANCA she took care of us and made or dinner just wonderful

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11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

very good pasta, good wine selection, average pasta, good ambience, friendly service, price a bit higher, but not expensive, and you get what you pay for, liked it and would return again,

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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, Local cuisine, Families with children, Doing business, Entertaining clients, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 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?