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The Olive Tree Cafe

Top Of the Kali Strata | Chorio, Gialos 856 00, Greece
+30 2246 072681
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“juice” (18 reviews)
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Cafe, European, British, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Top Of the Kali Strata | Chorio, Gialos 856 00, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Run by two English ladies ..so friendly and welcoming everything made fresh, the drinks are so delicious and if you are new to Symi it is well worth seeking out the Olive Tree as the ladies are a mine of information.

Thank bongomike
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A varied menu for breakfast , lunch and tea ,welcoming staff and a lovely shady area to sit in makes this a place not to be missed on a visit to Symi.

Thank elizablue
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Healthy vegan vegetables , very fresh and delicious !! Perfect when you re looking for a refresh lunch ! Lot of Greek products

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Olive Tree is not to be missed - fabulous food, great for leisurely breakfast, lunch, and takeaway for picnics. Coffee is especially good, and book exchange an added bonus.

Thank Kate M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

hosted by Tina and Jannine, we have been there many times. All food is home made and really very tasty. We had the mezi and was great.. All home made, i did especially like the beetroot chutney... All there soft drinks are really tasty. Top...More

Thank Grahamseventeen
Reviewed June 3, 2018

If you are day tripping from Rhodes you really should make the effort to go to this restaurant. It's in Chorio so you have the Kali Strata to climb but this in itself is worth it....and The Olive Tree Cafe is a delight. Run by...More

Thank Silverfox1405
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

Another wonderful visit. This place, and the people in it, continue to be delightful. My arthritis means I can’t manage the 300 + steps, but 10 mins on a hired quad bike is all it takes to find this little slice of heaven. I can’t...More

Thank graerneh
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Symi is a small idyllic island in the Dodecanese within 1.5 hour from Rhodes. The Olive Tree is a small restaurant located towards the top of the Kali Strata - a set of steps that takes the visitor from the port of Yialos to the...More

1  Thank DerekandEiri
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Arrived in Symi for the first time today while holidaying in Rhodes. Staying 2 nights in Thea apartments. Decided to climb the Kalistrata, & despite having a knee replacement last July I managed it with little difficulty. Stopped at the Olive Tree Cafe & had...More

Thank gracie49
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little spot to have a great coffee and their poached egg muffin breakfast! Just next door to our hotel so the perfect location but also right on the steps so also a welcome rest point on the way up. Well worth dropping in before...More

Thank casey9ster
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Top Of the Kali Strata | Chorio, Gialos 856 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Symi  >  Gialos
  • Phone Number: +30 2246 072681
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