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Olive Tree Mediterranean Grill

379 W Uwchlan Ave, Downingtown, PA 19335-3168
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Ranked #11 of 65 Restaurants in Downingtown
Price range: $8 - $22
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Greek, Mediterranean, Seafood, Grill
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Buffet
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Peck Road
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

The Olive Tree is a very simple restaurant, with seating at banquettes arranged in booths, more in the style of a café. It is a family-owned and family-run restaurant. It's owned by a Greek family and several of their daughters and nieces work here as waitresses. The service is charming, efficient and very friendly. Nothing is too much trouble. I... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I was going there a few times a year. But portions are smaller and price went up.the last time we went 1 piece of dry chicken for $16 with 1 piece of pita mini stuffed grape leave the rest was average .shimp dish with tomato sauce cheese and salty. Service was very pleasant.

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OliveTreeGrill, Owner at Olive Tree Mediterranean Grill, responded to this review

Gilles, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience at The Olive Tree. While we're happy to hear you felt your server was very pleasant, we are very proud of all of our staff and happy when they get recognized for their hard work. We are disappointed to hear about your experience with us otherwise.... More

Washington, DC
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100 reviews 100 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My mother and I headed for Olive Tree for lunch when I visited a couple of weeks ago. She loved the hamburger; I was all over the gyro...nice lunch, great server from Athens (we had a nice conversation about the souvlaki guy in Monastiraki in Athens)...nice people, good food, and never made it to the lunch buffet...maybe next time!!!!

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Lauderdale, Mississippi
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56 reviews 56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I've only had the lunch buffet a few times here, so not sure what menu items would be like. Yes, they do have a lunch buffet. But it's not much. Mainly salad stuff (Potato, bean, greens, etc) and a couple of grilled veggies. Some pizza. They do have usually have 2-3 meat entrees thou. Examples include Greek Pulled Pork, Pesto?... More

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Downingtown, PA
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

As Downingtown residents, we have eaten here several times, and always been pleased. Last night was no exception. We brought our favorite red wine and were met at the door by Lauren, who has given us excellent service on other visits. She artfully and fully described several specials for the evening, then proceeded to do our bidding with customary good... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I love the chicken souvlaki!! My friend and I go to Olive Tree pretty often for lunch. Lauren is our favorite waitress!! (We love Jaime and Sharon, too). The buffet is delicious, too.

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9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We stop in for lunch and dinner and have always been satisfied! I`ve never had a special I didn`t like. Atmosphere is nice and comfortable. Great service and...desserts!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My husband and I met at the Olive Tree Restaurant in Downingtown. They offer a lunch buffet that includes fresh salad items, traditional Greek dishes, seafood,etc. It was not the mass produced buffet fare that you would typically get at other lunch options. I especially enjoyed the lamb meatballs and the salad with chick peas and fresh veggies. The food... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Dinner with friends and everyone enjoyed their meal. More than enough food for even a large appetite. We took home enough for another lunch at least. Atmosphere is casual and I would recommend a reservation at the end of the week. Plan on a relaxing evening , no rush! It is BYOB. I will definitely go back.

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Top Contributor
235 reviews 235 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Great grilled octopus, fantastic salads, dips with pita, delicious entrees and too many yummy desserts to choose from. BYOB. It's not quite like being in Greece....but almost as good!

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Additional Information about Olive Tree Mediterranean Grill

Address: 379 W Uwchlan Ave, Downingtown, PA 19335-3168
Phone Number: 610-873-7911
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Downingtown
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 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 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 22
Cuisine: Greek, Mediterranean, Seafood, Grill

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