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The Olive Branch

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6 Church Street, Worcester WR1 2RH, England
+44 1905 616669
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were 2 out of towners wanting lunch and went on the recommendation of a local who had last eaten there 3 years ago. Do not be put off by the entrance or the ground floor ambiance but head upstairs to a dining area set with crisp tablecloths and sparkling cutlery. We ordered a traditional paella for 2 which was... More 

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Thank Regor1947
Worcester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

lovely modern venue , vast choice offered on the menu , staff very attentive , food ordered arrived swiftly and was lovely

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Thank Rebecca O
worcestershire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have visited a few times now and it is nice to see the staff recognise us when we have re-visited. We have tried several items on the menu and it all has been to a high standard. Excellent value 5 Tapa's for £20 before 7.00pm and plenty of choice.The staff are all very helpful and attentive.

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Thank lucy1958
Worcester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The food was to die for and the portions were huge. The staff were attentive and helpful. If I had one criticism is that upstairs is quite small and when full it does become noisy. Didn't damper our evening though.

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Thank Amanda G
Lagos, Portugal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant is down a side street in Worcester centre, looks un prepossessing but go inside, upstairs and you won't be disappointed. Food was excellent and a good portion. A friend and myself chose paella which was really tasty and plenty of it. For desert they do a mini desert with coffee for 3.95 if you don't feel like a... More 

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Thank Lagona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hidden behind a church off a side street of Worcester's high street is a little gem of a restaurant. It specialises in Spanish / Mediterranean cuisine. Their tapas menu is not to be missed, and mains are quite good as well. My husband and I have eaten here and we have always enjoyed our meal and the atmosphere of this... More 

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Thank OceanBreezeSCH
Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had pre dinner cocktails in the courtyard whilst browsing the menu.Very nice staff indeed.Later were shown upstairs to a really nice large dining room with white table cloths and all laid out beautifully.Had a selection of tapas good as any you would expect in Spain the ribeye steak and trimmings and two large fish platters.Very busy with all tables taken... More 

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Thank mediterraneanmel
Brighton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really lovely tapas. Fantastic location in the City's first Grammar School. I know I am used to inflted London rip-off prices but this place is great value for money. Visited twice in same weekend and consistent.

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Thank MartinG1960
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful restaurant. Friendly, efficient staff. Good sized portions of food, cooked beautifully. Really enjoyed eating here and would recommend this restaurant.

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Thank SHCON
Bordon, Hampshire. UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Speaking to a lady at the Worcester Whitehouse Hotel during breakfast and lamenting the quality of their evening meal, she recommended The Olive Branch saying that they always ate there. We duly paid it a visit only to discover that it was fully booked later in the evening and only a 6.00 pm table was available. We settled for this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $33
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Church Street, Worcester WR1 2RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Worcestershire  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +44 1905 616669
Description
We have created a dining environment with a classic mix of the stylish and the contemporary, within the wonders of one of the City's most historic buildings.Split across three floors, the ground floor and first floor serve as a dining area, whilst the cellar has been transformed into a magnificent cocktail bar area, with the low brick ceilings creating an intimate and relaxing area, perfect for a pre or post dinner drink. Our outdoor courtyard also has seating for up to 40 people, perfect for a bite to eat or a coffee in the sunshine.We aim for this landmark building to once again become synonymous with top class dining in the City of Worcester.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?