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Olives

20 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, MN 56001
507-386-1001
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English first
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Overall, we were disappointed. My husband and I went for a special occasion meal, and found the atmosphere wasn't intimate at all, though the tables were nice with good linens and place settings. The service for the appetizer and meal was good, and the food was just fine, but when we asked to see the dessert menu, we were told... More

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Wyoming, Minnesota
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

A very nice restaurant in the downtown Hilton of Mankato Minnesota. We were well greeted and quickly seated on a Friday night. Waitstaff was very professional. The food was excellent and well presented. if you wanted to desert you really needed to get up and go to the desert case. My only real criticism was there was no green tea... More

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DULUTH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The service is attentive. Many interesting options. I enjoyed the chicken steak kabob with couscous. Relaxed atmosphere.

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Elbow Lake, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I love eating at Olives, the food is amazing, great flavors and wonderful presentation. Clean and aesthetically pleasant. The staff is professional and delightful. Amazing selection of pastries.

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San Marcos, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This restaurant is in the Hilton hotel in Mankato which is also in downtown. I went there twice for lunch. The first day I just got the buffet for $9.95. The buffet was adequate but it certainly wasn't expansive. The whole buffet line was only abut 8-10 feet long. But check out what they have the day you go there... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I ate at Olives based on trip advisor reviews. The restaurant did not disappoint. Absolutely delicious and very good service. The complimentary olives and bread were great. We split the Schwarma Pizza. OMG, the most unusual, yet delicious pizza ever! The pickles and aioli sauce made the pizza an unexpected taste treat.

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North Mankato, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food and deserts at Olivers is awesome. The price of your meal depends on what you order. We have enjoyed the brunch, lunch and dinner - you will not go wrong eating at Olives. One of my faviorites is the BLT. The warm rolls and the olivers are great. It is a great place for celebrations, couples, families and... More

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North Mankato, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Nice quiet place to take wife/girlfriend or significant other, god food, but a little pricey. Wait staff very professional and efficient

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Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I can't attest to whether that is true or not but the margarita pizza that I had was pretty good. The crust was a bit thick for the amount of toppings. The bowl of olives and hot rolls that were brought to the table were delicious.

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Blaine, Minnesota, USA
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68 reviews 68 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I always check Trip Advisor first when looking for a restaurant when traveling. Olives had some excellent reviews & we love Middle Eastern food. We both had the buffet so we could sample more foods. They was a good assortment of salads :& sandwiches. The dressing for the cole slaw / cilantro salad, which you put on yourself, was a... More

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Additional Information about Olives

Address: 20 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, MN 56001
Phone Number: 507-386-1001
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Mankato
Average Prices: USD 4 - 28
Cuisine: American, Middle Eastern

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