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Oli-ba-ba

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Playa de Oliva, 46780 Oliva, Spain
647470097
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Today
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 5
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
One of the best beach bars on the Costa Blanca! Not really a restaurant though

Oli-ba-ba is one of my favorite beach bars. It has a very relaxed atmosphere, good music, fairly affordable drinks and regular parties / events. Located on a long sandy beach with the next beach bar only visible in the distance it gives a very idyllic feeling. They are open until late which makes... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 8, 2014
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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English first
Ipswich, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

You can't get closer to the Med beach sand for dining. The menu is varied and also has lot's of pizza choices, friendly staff. I eat there on every trip.

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Oliva, Spain
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I live in Oliva over a year and been on the beach almost daily. It took me some time to discover this facility last October because there is no sign of this establishment seen from the beach. In the winter time I was mostly the only customer - therefore the service was good. I ate couple of times there but... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Please get away from this place!!! One of the owners, Pedro, was the worst person that I've ever met. I went with my family to spend my vacation in his Apartments (Olibaba Apartment) WHICH IS A SPAM!!! IT'S COMPLETELY ILLEGAL. He is hosting people in his house that it's totally against the law. It hasn't has address and it's more... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Oli-ba-ba is one of my favorite beach bars. It has a very relaxed atmosphere, good music, fairly affordable drinks and regular parties / events. Located on a long sandy beach with the next beach bar only visible in the distance it gives a very idyllic feeling. They are open until late which makes it a great place for late night... More 

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Adsubia, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

A beautiful place where you can relax and enjoy a beautiful beach, eating and deguster excellent paellas, fideas diffrentes and rice specialties of the Valencian Community. The ability to go kit surfing , bathing, or while lounging in the sun !! In the evening we discover a great bar lounge, with very good music and drinks at a very affordable... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Oli Ba Ba is a beach bar which opens in the summer on Oliva playa. There are two ways to look at it. 1. A rather average restaurant. 2. A really good beach bar. You can go on a Sunday, take your own cooler box/picnic - they don't care - and order some drinks from the bar, or take your... More 

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I have been visiting olive since 2005, one of my favourite places on earth , and i have travelled. Oli Baba Bar is the main reason why, fabulous staff , music and location. When i sit at the bar whether it night or day i look at the beautiful sea and think to myself , this is it why would... More 

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Denia, Spain
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

To begin with,we visited on a very sunny but incredibly windy day (16/6/2014) which completely ruled out any prospects of sitting at the front of the restaurant, if we could have sat here the whole ambiance may have improved, and we had to sit on the un-inspiring rear terrace, shaded from the wind. We were the only customers for lunch.... More 

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ballymena
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

most expensive beach bar we came across - not a fan at all. Even the teenagers in our party were unimpressed

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Lewes, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

a third visit after 2 previous disasters may seem fool-hardy but then there is also thrid time lucky. So which was it? I am happy to say the latter. Previous experience of the food and service was horrendous - undercooking was a feature. This time, a platter of grilled veg was perfectly cooked and delicious. Service was prompt and pleasant.... More 

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Olibaba D, Gerente at Oli-ba-ba, responded to this review

Hola GrandaTom, this is a Bar on the beach, witMoai (see Pictures) this is not alibaba Pizzeria. sorry for the mistake! More 

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Additional Information about Oli-ba-ba

Address: Playa de Oliva, 46780 Oliva, Spain
Phone Number: 647470097
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Valencia Province  >  Oliva
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 7 - 30
Cuisine: International, Spanish

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Playa de Oliva, 46780 Oliva, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Valencia Province  >  Oliva
  • Phone Number: 647470097

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 30
  • Cuisine: International, Spanish
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am

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