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The Olive Room

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803 S. Caroline Street, 803 South Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21231
443-681-6316
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 47
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Charming. Different. Good.

My wife and I were in one of those moods where we wanted a different Baltimore dining experience. Looking at the options there was something we had never tried. The Olive Room. Roof top. Al fresco. Highly rated. Organic. Sounds like a winner. Organic? We had never been to a restaurant that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
Kenneth D
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

My wife and I were in one of those moods where we wanted a different Baltimore dining experience. Looking at the options there was something we had never tried. The Olive Room. Roof top. Al fresco. Highly rated. Organic. Sounds like a winner. Organic? We had never been to a restaurant that billed itself as organic so this should be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Hands down the Olive Room is unbelievably outstanding. Dimitris is one of the best hotel owners I have ever come across. The hotel is extremely clean, the staff is very friendly and helpful. The location is in a very inspiring part of Baltimore. When coming to The Olive Room, go to the roof top restaurant and see the duckies

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Loved the view on the roof, also liked the staff, meal was delicious. The owner came over and asked about pur dining experience,he also encouraged us to leave remarks about our stay at the hotel. Green sustainable hotels are becoming more commonplace. I loved the lighting it was automatic and energy saving. The view was very romantic at night and... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Went to Olive Room with family from out of town. Everything was amazing from the moment we stepped inside the lobby. We started with the grilled octopus, full of flavor and incredibly tender. Two members of our party did not want anything to do with it and once they tried it, it was all over. We then shared the avocado... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

The "OFF" is a bit of a pun, a reference to Parkinson disease, as we had a professional PD related event (~35 people) & also reference to the generally great other reviews on this place. Well, it's because of those other reviews why we picked this restaurant for our event. I was rather surprised for the poor experience and I... More 

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Dimitris S, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Room, responded to this review

While we always appreciate customer reviews, whether positive or negative, certain aspects of this particular review need to be addressed, since the head chef, in particular, reviewed the claims about the cuisine and found them to be lacking in any basis. What our chef found is that each of the menu items criticized in the review were prepared in precisely... More 

Palatine, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Great food. Can't wait to go back. Wine pairing with the pierced plates were tastey. Atmosphere was good. Definitely can be a great place for a romantic dinner.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Delightful food, great atmoshoere, and excellent service. On A ROOFTOP! Nothing else to be said. Loved it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

My wife and I give this place six stars. The extra star comes from the selfless hospitality that the Olive Room staff, Dimitris in particular, showed us when we came to them a month before our wedding (having just concluded a terrible experience with The Waterfront Kitchen). I will break the experience down into three parts: 1) the Venue 2)... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We stayed at the Inn and went upstairs to the 5th floor for dinner which was great because it is December and we never had to leave the building. however, we thought we were going to the Olive Restaurant but this was called the Olive Room. Once there it looked good, very small with great views of the harbor from... More 

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Oakland, California, United States
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I recently hosted my mother's 80th birthday party in the Olive Room. It was a party for about 50 guests, that I planned from the West Coast. Guests came from around the country and from Europe. In short, the party could not have been more successful. Our guests, who frequent the best restaurants, raved about the food. Dimitris (the owner)... More 

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Additional Information about The Olive Room

Address: 803 S. Caroline Street, 803 South Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21231
Phone Number: 443-681-6316
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 45
Cuisine: Organic, Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 803 S. Caroline Street, 803 South Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21231
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: 443-681-6316

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 45
  • Cuisine: Organic, Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?