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The Black Olive

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Experience mouth-watering Turkish cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. The Black Olive is the perfect place for lunch, delicious dinner and nice cocktails every evening. We are a family-run business, serving a variety of authentic Turkish dishes made from only the finest and freshest ingredients.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Turkish, Mediterranean, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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All reviews baklava lamb meatballs red lentil soup kofte hummus stuffed vine leaves starters and mains potatoes lunchtime menu cross gates turkish food nicest meals cozy atmosphere mediterranean restaurant staff were very friendly and attentive stunning food fresh ingredients
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice inside very christmassy good service delicious food im not used to turkish food so it was all new to me really enjoyed it ,

Date of visit: December 2019
1  Thank Caron612
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing value for money, went with a friend for the early bird Friday evening 3 lovely courses and buy one get one free cocktails which were delicious. Couldn't believe the bill was only £40! Lovely waitresses really couldn't do enough for us will definitely come...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank JoanW1444
Reviewed October 27, 2019

Went for the 2 course lunch @ £9.95 head couldnt fault the food or service. We had the baclava for dessert was beautiful. Will deffo go back.

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank vonny41
Reviewed October 1, 2019

As a local, snobbish, food loving couple i can honestly say the value, service and food quality is amazing. I would travel far and wide to come here but i'm lucky enough to have it on my doorstep (crossgates is up and coming with loads...More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank Sarah C
Reviewed August 25, 2019 via mobile

Glad to say the quality of food and service here is still great. Had the falafels, which were great but the baklava was incredible. Washed down with a bottle of Efes and a cup of Turkish coffee. Great.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank richardwP1957TZ
Reviewed August 13, 2019

The missus asks, do you want to eat out in Crossgates - no I said grimacing! To my pleasant surprise, we found The Black Olive whilst walking round. It's lovely - decor, staff, food, price. We had the lunchtime menu, and got some complimentary olive...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Peter O
Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

Great tasting food and friendly staff. Would highly recommend to others. Lamb koftas and stuffed vine leaves were quality.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 829daleh
Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

This little Turkish restaurant is an absolute gem. We decided against Costa next door and was welcomed by a friendly, smiley waitress. The place is decorated in lovely coloured lamps and the smells from the kitchen were reminiscent of visit to Kalkan a few summers...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Z5198SZmarkg
Reviewed July 30, 2019

We got a pizza each with plenty of variety to choose from, you got a choice of soft drink for £7.95 well worth the price and the pizzas were freshly made. Will definitely be going back

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank AlexMac6
Reviewed July 28, 2019

Honestly the best lamb I’ve ever had. I can not fault anything from hospitality to food to leaving. Greeting excellent-starters excellent-main excellent, unfortunately no room for dessert. We will certainly be back again. Thankyou for a lovely experience xx

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Joanne F
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Catherine M
December 28, 2017|
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Response from Mark W | Property representative |
Hi Catherine, There's a set menu for lunch, available from 12pm till 4pm. 3 courses for £8.99. Thanks Admin
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