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Olive Tree Restaurant

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34 Tamworth Street, Lichfield WS13 6JJ, England
+44 1543 263363
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Kettering, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Came here as part of my partners birthday. Good choices available and three courses for 18 quid. Friendly staff and a reasonably priced wine list would visit again if in Lichfield.

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West Midlands
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I do like the Olive tree for rustic feel. dishes are well prepared and the staff are friendly and helpful.

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Thank trinity956
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very small but quite intimate. The resturant itself has a rustic vibe. Food had lovely flavours and was served to us hot. Couldn't complain.

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Thank Roz L
Tamworth, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mid week in march and this place was a more than little cold. The menu presented to us was completely different to the one we had seen online. When we asked for 'the other menu' as what we had was fixed price 3 courses £20 with a few suppliments she said that was the only menu they did and the... More 

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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for a dinner Saturday evening. Busy, nice atmosphere although very bright. Generally attentive staff, although asked twice for water and had no cutlery for desert. Mistake on the bill (overcharge) quickly rectified. Ham hock and lamb mediocre - small portions and glad we ordered a side of veg. Cheap prices - £60 for 3 courses plus a bottle of... More 

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Olive Tree is a restaurant in the middle of Lichfield which offers a good menu, reasonable prices and very pleasant , attentive staff.

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Thank Pam W
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came to the Olive Tree for a Christmas meal with my parents and had a wonderful experience. The decorations were subtle but wholesome and the food was delicious with a lovely Christmas pudding to top it off. The delightful little additions just make this a restaurant to visit again and again.

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Thank Vicky270
Rugeley, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The venue is a bit austere, scrubbed wooden floors and no table cloths. But, that does not detract from the quality of the food, which is top notch and well worth the money. The service is good too, plenty of staff and very attentive. We'd not been the the restaurant for over 15 years, but we will be going again,... More 

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Set meal foe £20' excellent value, great food and staff friendly and attentive, great garlic mushrooms starter - thankyou

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went with my friend shopping and called at the Olive Tree for lunch,food delicious and very well presented. Friendly staff and very obliging

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11 - $17
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Tamworth Street, Lichfield WS13 6JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Lichfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1543 263363
Description
Set in the heart of the cathedral city of Lichfield, The Olive Tree Restaurant offers a casual and contemporary atmosphere, combined with authentic Mediterranean and European cuisine of the highest quality. Listed in the Via Michelin and Good Food Guides, the restaurant serves both express and a la carte menus, which are very reasonably priced to offer great value for money. There is always a wide and varied selection of vegetarian options, as well as an extensive wine list to complement any dish. The open kitchen invites you to watch your food being prepared from the finest and freshest ingredients before your meal is presented at one of the spacious wooden tables, ready to be enjoyed within the surroundings of a homely, rustic setting. The Olive Tree can also cater for special occasions, offering the opportunity to reserve the entire restaurant to ensure the perfect atmosphere for your celebration.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?