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Olives Deli & Bakery

22 WitherspoonStreet, Princeton, NJ 08542
609 921 1569
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English first
Princeton, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We order from Olives often for work lunches and it is a high quality, consistent experience. They will deliver in the Princeton area for relatively low order size, so we often plan ahead and have Olives cater our company meetings. I would recommend this to any size company in the area.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We had a dinner party and ordered the Lemon chicken and Spanakopita Phyllo Triangles, I just prepared a salad, it was so easy for me and everybody loved the food, it was so tasty. The service came on time and ready to serve!

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Tustin, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Olives is one of the best delis I've ever been in. The place has recently expanded to accommodate the large numbers of people who visit daly. Salads, hot entrees, breads, custom sandwiches, and much more are all wonderful. I recommend their famous chicken salad (have it in a sandwich). Take out only - so plan to find a bench at... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I love Olives!!! The best chocolate chip cookies around hands down. Always fresh and soft and simple delicious. They also have the best Hummus.

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Pennington, NJ
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120 reviews 120 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This is the little deli that grew. It does have places to eat in the back, but you are better off getting your order and going to sit somewhere in the square. Princeton is a lovely little town. The food has a definite Greek tone. The stuffed grape leaves and spanakopita are wonderful and we have ordered their Greek appetizers... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Olives is a great little deli which offers a variety of different lunch options. I highly recommend their sandwiches, in particular the 'Mambo Italiano'. The food is high quality but quite pricey.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Just yesterday recommended it to a friend who's travelling to Princeton. It's pretty close to Princeton Central Library for those who are snowed under with research there ;)

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West Windsor Township, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Their falafel wrap can’t be beat – I don’t even like yogurt but I love the greek tzatziki sauce they include in this sandwich of falafel, onion, tomato, and shredded lettuce on a warm, puffy wrap! I think they make those at the restaurant but I am not sure. Another good lunch favorite is their turkey sandwich on a brioche... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

If you want top quality sandwiches as a reasonable price, Olives is one of the best places to go in Princeton. Highloy recommend the falafel special w/jalepenos - outstanding!!!!

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Kentucky
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42 reviews 42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This place has a little of everything--pasta, sandwiches, soup, fruit, desserts, entrees, and more. It's perfect for a group with varied interests. Decent prices. Good ice cream in little boxes.

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Address: 22 WitherspoonStreet, Princeton, NJ 08542
Phone Number: 609 921 1569
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton

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