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Fat Olive's Restaurant

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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Greek, Wine Bar
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255 Williams Blvd, Richland, WA 99352
+1 509-946-6404
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11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Fat Olives is your quintessential neighborhood bistro. Located in downtown...
Fat Olives is your quintessential neighborhood bistro. Located in downtown Richland, we are open Monday - Saturday for lunch and dinner. We are also a Full Service Catering Company. A small BBQ for 20 or a Formal Dinner for 2,000. We will work with you to custom tailor a catering experience that fits your vision, tastes and budget. We are committed to exceeding the expectations of our customers!
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  • 28
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 4
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Favorite place for lunch

My go to place for lunch. Love the salads; pizza and sandwiches are all very good. Nice dinner menu, all well prepared.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
Judy064
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Richland, Washington
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Edmonton, Canada
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44 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

My partner and I dined at this establishment along with a group of friends on a Friday evening in mid-July. We chose this restaurant because they had gluten-free items on the menu. We found the food to be average at best. My partner's burger patty was overcooked, as was my airline chicken. Service was good enough, although our server plum... More 

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Prosser, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Great little joint that's well decorated, small--but open space makes it feel larger than it is. Great wine and beer list. Excellent pizzas, and a large menu that has something for everyone. Last visit i had the Ahi Salad--tuna was perfectly cooked and the dressing was delicious. We were also treated to some of the desserts--all great, but we recommend... More 

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Saint Joseph, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Went in on a Friday night. It was not busy. Took forever to have the waiter address me. Finally ordered a drink. Took forever to get a glass of wine. Finally he came back to take my order, just before I was about to walk away. I ordered a Calzone If sorts with a fish soup. Waited forevet. Other tables... More 

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Kennewick, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I had the calzone and french onion soup and was very impressed by both. Wife had the Chicken ciabatta and salad and was also very impressed. Went here on a recommendation from a friend and was not disappointed. It's great food in a quiet, comfortable environment. You won't be let down. Will definitely be back as it's on my top... More 

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Ordered a large pizza to go and a salad with house vinaigrette on the side. They said 15 -20 minutes. I drove over from our hotel and arrived earlier than I thought. The waitress said to have a seat and the order would be right out. I sat on an uncomfortable vinyl chair in the heat of the day over... More 

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Richland
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Nice variety of pizzas, sandwiches, and entrees. I've had quite a few of the items on the menu and, when I became a vegetarian several years ago was able to still find great items. Quite a few of the pizza's are vegetarian. There are at least two entrees - pasta primavera and lasagna that are vegetarian. Great selection of salads.... More 

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Richland, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

My go to place for lunch. Love the salads; pizza and sandwiches are all very good. Nice dinner menu, all well prepared.

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Richland, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

We've been here twice - once for lunch, once for dinner. Both meals have been outstanding. We love the menu and will go back soon to try other dishes. Their pizza is terrific; I've also had their Chicken Marsala which was excellent. The service is great - very accommodating to special requests. And they have a nice selection of Washington... More 

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Richland, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I visit Fat Olives several times a year, and it never disappoints me. The atmosphere is mediocre, but the food is outstanding. I always prefer a restaurant that invests in their menu rather than their real estate. Pastas and seafood are always good choices here, but now I almost always order the Oaxaca pizza. The combination of toppings are the... More 

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Richland, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

This was our first visit to Fat Olives - primarily because we had a gift certificate. We had heard a lot about it before some good and some ok. We were impressed. Service was outstanding - staff kept water glasses topped off. Food was great. Will definitely come back again.

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Additional Information about Fat Olive's Restaurant

Address: 255 Williams Blvd, Richland, WA 99352
Phone Number: +1 509-946-6404
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tri-Cities  >  Richland
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Greek, Wine Bar

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 255 Williams Blvd, Richland, WA 99352
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tri-Cities  >  Richland
  • Phone Number: +1 509-946-6404

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Greek, Wine Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business

Description

Fat Olives is your quintessential neighborhood bistro. Located in downtown Richland, we are open Monday - Saturday for lunch and dinner. We are also a Full Service Catering Company. A small BBQ for 20 or a Formal Dinner for 2,000. We will work with you to custom tailor a catering experience that fits your vision, tastes and budget. We are committed to exceeding the expectations of our customers!
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?