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Oliver Twist

8111 Creedmoor Rd, Ste 137, Raleigh, NC 27613-4387
919-844-4426
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Ranked #618 of 1,221 Restaurants in Raleigh
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Cuisines: Middle Eastern, Tapas
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Raleigh, North Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

Food was awesome and service was great!!!!!! Not recommended for young children. Loved the atmosphere.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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45 reviews 45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

This restaurant seems more like something you would find in Glenwood South or Five Points than in a strip mall in north Raleigh. It has a very funky decor that makes it fun for a change. The food and drinks were both good. We got there early and had several of the 1/2 price Tapas. There was a savory cheesecake... More

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Durham, North Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

I went to Oliver Twist with a group of ladies and we had the best time ever. We went to celebrate a birthday. The atmosphere was very relaxed and upscale. I love the look of the place both inside and out. Very clean and adult atmosphere. The food and drinks were great.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

Oliver Twist is more lounge than restaurant. It is comfortable and nicely decorated. We had 4 tapas and sangria. The best tapas was the cioppino- actually very good seafood stew. We also had spicy bbq shrimp- ok, ceviche- ok and shrimp and gnocchi - very good. It is on the pricy side as the tapas average around 10$ and do... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

My Friend and I ate there last night. I waited a good 10 minutes at the host table waiting for someone to seat me (there were only 2 other sets of people in there, so not busy at all). We went there for Happy Hour and were told most of the items were not ready yet (however, Happy Hour is... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Greet food! Mostly tapas. Recommend: Scallops, artisan pizzas, calamari, cheese plate with crustini & olives was good; ahi tuna was a little too warm in the middle. Nicely decorated, but just a couple of tables for parties of 6 or larger; most tables seat 2 - 4. Even though we had a reservation for 6 weeks prior, our party of... More

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Raleigh
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5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012

I was excited to try somewhere new and went based on the recommendation of a friend. Well, it was a bad experience and I will not go to OT again, nor get recommendations from this friend! Food was dull, and waaay overpriced for the small portions. I had two tapas dishes and their cheapest glass of white wine and came... More

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wilmington nc
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16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012 via mobile

Great tapas and atmosphere. Not a place to rush. Also, lately I have seen people show up with small kids, not really a place for that. This is a sort of Arabian or Moroccan themed club/tapas/jazz club. It is excellent place if you know what it is.

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Raleigh
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012

13 Friends and I went out to Oliver Twist for a girls night out to celebrate January birthdays a couple of weeks ago and had a wonderful time. Since it was a large group we were able to taste several tapas. The BBQ chicken flat bread pizzas, crab dip, fish tacos and shrimp and grits were great! The atmosphere was... More

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Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2012

The thing I like most about this place is the casual seating option. You can go have a drink and have great Tapas food and sit on a leather chair and sofa. It's a very elegant Turkish environment. I like most all of their dishes...the tuna is great, the shrimp, the beef sliders...all are great. This week they had ceviche,... More

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