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The Olive Grove

100 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP, England
+44 1223 778575
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
100 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Weekday Lunch for one. Unbelievably busy. Staff overstretched but still charming and civil. Food excellent - freshly prepared and delicious. Wine list great ! Do not be in a hurry.

Thank vikingeric69
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Olive Grove was recommended to us by a friend of ours in Brighton so it was our No. 1 choice to eat at on our one night in Cambridge and we weren’t disappointed. The warm welcome from the manageress set the tone for a...More

1  Thank JJJBrighton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Third visit. Lunchtime special which was pretty good for what we paid. Very tasty but not amazing hence not a five star.

Thank Kfogirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a friends birthday my friend and I chose ‘The Olive Grove ‘ a Greek restaurant in Cambridge.. It was the first time we had been there and definitely will be returning, straight away when entering a member of the staff greet you and show...More

1  Thank Ann G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked because of the good reviews on trip advisor but after a excellent Mezi starter to share we were very disappointed with the main course. I had he kleftiko which I found rather tough. My wife had the arni fillets which was under cooked....More

Thank trevorandbrenda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A day out for three mature ladies included a wonderful lunch at this charming restaurant in Cambridge. Excellent mezze included Greek feta salad, brucheta, sizzling prawns, dips selection(best tzatiki any of us have tasted); a superb filo, cheese and honey dish and an excellent bottle...More

Thank Mojohouseboat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dined here for my husband's birthday which the restaurant had duly noted and instantly offered us a complimentary glass of fizz each (so much better than candles in dessert!). The restaurant has a lovely relaxed decor, service is friendly and was at no point...More

Thank Sazzle1976
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant having seen the good reviews on tripadvsior and it was our first time in Cambridgeshire. Overall we were extremely impressed, the food was of a very high class, it was all delicious and the service was fantastic. Our waitress had...More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal for our anniversary last night, food and service were excellent. Lamb neck main was very tasty. Fried calamari starter also very good and not too greasy as some can be. Baklava was sublime! Service was excellent too, fast and polite and...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrated my sister's 21st birthday this evening, and wow! What a fantastic evening we had. The food is reasonably price, portion size was good, tasted amazing and brilliant service. The lady owner was so welcoming, was lovely to speak to and really made our night...More

Thank Naomi-May J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 778575
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The Olive Grove opened its doors for the first time on the 1st of April 2013 in Cambridge, UK; bringing from Greece the long-standing culinary tradition of the Maniot Kontakos family. Since 1992, the family has been providing executive hospitality & catering services through its Greek subsidiaries the Capari Suites, the Kouzini and the Canal.Today we aim to bring traditional Greek food with artisan twists of our Chef Mr Joseph Zanaty transforming the Greek food you know & like to food that will dazzle and instantly earn your love.
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