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Olive Tree

116 W Main St, Duncan, SC 29334-8604
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Ranked #16 of 40 restaurants in Duncan
Cuisines: Greek
Most recent review
- Jul 1, 2014
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64% Recommend
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English first
Hendersonville, Tennessee
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The food here was fresh but did not taste good, and the waitresses were standing around talking to each other and paying attention to the customers. The owner came out of the kitchen drunk at some point, and started cussing the waitresses out. DID NOT enjoy our experience here at all.

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Lyman, South Carolina
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74 reviews 74 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We have ate here before and the food was pretty good. Decided to go back several months later and should have went to one of our favorites, Paisanos or Merrell's. This place was odd. There were lots of waitress just standing around chatting about smoking and drinking. Our food was fresh but not so good. The portions were a nice... More

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Duncan, South Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

Every time i have been to this restaurant something is always going on, once the owner threated to beat up a customer, very unprofessional; made a complete scene in front of the whole resturant..but this last time i overheard the waitresses talking about what happened in the kitchen..one of the cooks dropped a whole pan of chicken all over the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

After a 14 hour ride from New Jersey, we went off the interstate search of a great family meal. I have to say, the best meal of our entire trip exclamation exclamation. a wonderful waitress and freshly prepared mail.

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Blowing Rock, NC
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68 reviews 68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

The hotel staff recommended this local, family owned restaurant. We were greeted at the door and seated immediately by Gideon, who was an outstanding server! The restaurant is a combination of Greek and Italian. We had Greek platters which were perfectly spiced and delicious!! The accompanying Greek salad was perfect! We dined well and left totally satisfied!! We will be... More

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

Pizza is great but sometime it is a hit or miss I guess it depends on who is cooking that day stuffed shells are always great and the hot oven subs are very good

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Startex, SC
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Totally enjoyed everything about this little diner from the servers greeting to the goodbye and hope to see you soon. The food is fresh, and wonderful. Can't say more.

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119 reviews 119 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

The food was great, would definately recommend trying this one out. Got the chicken calzone and it was packed and delicious. Don't come in if you were in a rush, service was slow.

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Duncan, South Carolina, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

I stopped in at the Olive Tree today with my children. The waitress was rude. When I spoke to her about this she got more rude. I also pointed out that her finger nails were dirty and the polish on them was chipped. I consider both of these to be very unsanitary. She went into the back of the restaurant... More

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Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

I have been eating at Olive Tree for many years and I recommend it to my friends whenever the occasion arises. The food is wonderful and well worth the price which comparable to other Italian Restaurants. My favorite is the Chicken Parmesan but everything we have ever gotten there has been delicious. Olive Tree is a small restaurant on Main... More

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