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Olivadi Restaurant & Bar

32 Guild St, Norwood, MA 02062
(781) 762-9090
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Ranked #9 of 100 Restaurants in Norwood
Price range: $20 - $30
Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Italian
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Dining options: Dinner, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Central/Washington
Transit: Commuter Rail Franklin line Norwood Center Stop
Description: Located on the edge of Norwood Center, Olivadi Restaurant and Bar is home to the finest combination of classic and modern Italian cuisine in the area. Whether it’s classic dining, or a quick bite in our lounge, we await you with open arms and amazing aromas. Inspired by the small Calabrian mountain village from which we are named, our menu features fresh and local meats, seafood and pastas inspired by the region (as well as traditional Italian favorites). Choose from our extensive wine list, creative cocktail menu or craft brew selections to find the perfect accompaniment to your meal.
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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Went to Olivadi for a birthday celebration. They were quite busy for a Wednesday night and I can understand why: Great food, nice wine list and friendly staff. Marvin was friendly and attentive. I'll be back to Olivadi!

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River Edge, New Jersey
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91 reviews 91 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Enjoyed dinner at Olivadi with my daughter. She had the gnocchi and I had a pasta dish with eggplant olives and tomatoes. All very enjoyable. The mark up on the wine was fair. Our server, Myron, was knowledgeable and pleasant.

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washington DC
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45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Good food. Great atmosphere. Service is second-to-none. The servers know their stuff and are attentive, personable, and knowledgeable. This is is the kind of restaurant that will impress someone who judges quality based on the price. There was nothing wrong with my food, but the quality did not quite live up to the hype. Flavor profiles were not quite as... More

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MA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My wife and I were looking for a restaurant close to the Norwood theater. Olivadi fit the bill. We made an early reservation for 5:30 and it was a smart thing to do since the place filled up quickly. The hostess was very friendly and made sure we had a quiet corner. The service staff was attentive without being overbearing,... More

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Norwood, Massachusetts
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33 reviews 33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

This was only my second time here. It was an amazing experience. We sat at the bar for about 2 and half hours, and felt right at home. The best part of the menu is that you can get half order entrees. My wife and I got 2 plates and the amazing wings. The Gnocchi are filled with ricotta and... More

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Manchester, Vermont
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

We were staying in Norwood for the Deutsche Bank golf tournament and this was the best restaurant we found in Norwood. It is a contemporary Italian menu and the food was really very good meaning it was freshly prepared with high quality fresh ingredients...I did not sense anything was frozen restaurant fare. The portions were good size, not huge...quality over... More

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Manchester
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is a very good restaurant right in the middle of Norwood. Looks like it is a new restaurant or recently remodeled. Very nice menu; varied, reasonably priced with lots of good choices. The arugula salad was really good and my Papparadelle fungi pasta was very well prepared. Everything we both had was served promptly and was still hot. Ambience... More

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Boston
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I had never been to Olivadi's before last evening, even though I live less than 3 miles away. The dining room is tastefully decorated, and the tables are not on top of each other, which I very much liked. Our server, Marvin, was exceptionally attentive. The wine list was extensive. I ordered the spinach salad which was excellent. Really tasty,... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

we ate outdoors and were extremely happy with the food and the service. very relaxing evening. I always enjoy the steak sandwich from the pub menu.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Food is outstanding. Would've eaten in but, son wasn't feeling good. They take great care in their take-out presentation and if I wasn't in my living room wouldn't have known any better. Will be back soon to dine in the lounge with the wife.

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Additional Information about Olivadi Restaurant & Bar

Address: 32 Guild St, Norwood, MA 02062
Phone Number: (781) 762-9090
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Norwood
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
Cuisine: American, Italian

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