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Olives

215 West Lake Road, Chautauqua Suites, Meeting & Expo Center, Mayville, NY 14757
716.753.2331
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Ranked #9 of 18 Restaurants in Mayville
Hours:
Sun - Sat 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Aug 22, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Littlestown, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Wow, what an unexpected treat having dinner was! I highly recommend. The service, food and atmosphere was wonderful.

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New Haven, Connecticut
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Server was very good but it was really too many people, 18 or 19, for one person to properly serve individual full course meals to without any assistance. Steak was perfect, as was soup and dessert. Did not care for salad bowl passed around family style. Ambiance of the space could be improved; main dining room has more aesthetic appeal... More

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Toronto
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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We enjoyed a wonderful meal in a special room with a group from the Chautauqua Inn (same owner). The server was very helpful and we all enjoyed delicious meals with great portions. My wife and I enjoyed seafood, others had pasta and, steak and all loved their food. A wide range of tasty desserts finished off a delightful meal with... More

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Davidson, North Carolina, United States
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39 reviews 39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We had headed for a restaurant that turned out to be closed, so we pulled into Olive's with modest expectations. They were quickly surpassed. White tablecloth service was unexpected, as was the quality of the food. The grilled Romaine salad was generous and tasty, and the caprese salads were also good, although thicker tomato slices would have improved them. Both... More

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews 58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We were unable to find a place on Tuesday (many restaurants closed Monday and Tuesday). We chose Olives. I had Lasagna that would feed two and was very meaty. Wife had chicken and was happy. Was understaffed, but our waitress was extremely pleasant and worked hard to ensure we had good service.

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Columbus, OH
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43 reviews 43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We booked a reservation for 30 people 3 weeks in advance so they had plenty of notice. Only one waiter was assigned to us. We waited 90 minutes for our drinks to arrive. When we complained to the female manager she told us we could go somewhere else. She was rude and could not have cared less and neither she... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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65 reviews 65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

The family and I decided to try this place after a great afternoon of boating. We visit this area frequently and have tried numerous other places, but not this one. We were greeted promptly and seated right away. Menus came right away as did our server. But then the clock started ticking. It was 20 minutes until we placed our... More

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Yorktown, VA
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211 reviews 211 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

It was convenient when staying at the Chautauqua Suites to go downstairs to Olive's one night for dinner. The waitress had many tables to take care of but stayed pleasant the whole time. Our meals came out after the right amount of time. The house salad was delicious, and we both really enjoyed the sea scallops over ratatouille. Prices were... More

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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Nice wine list and Beautifully prepared meats and seafood with an Italian flavor, attentive waitstaff

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clermont
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156 reviews 156 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

We had a great meal. Fabulous service. Don't be scared away by the up town look of the dining. It is just a good place to eat.

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