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The Olive Branch

35 Pier Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2LN, Wales
+44 1970 630572
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Pier Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2LN, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

Today was my birthday ans my wife's - we share a birthday but I'm 5 yrs older. We go to Greece every single year, in particular of late, to western Crete. We often celebrate a birthday in the Olive Branch and tonight was no exception....More

Thank iantoh53
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love this place and we visit often. Today I had a cheese and bacon omelette with fries and salad garnish. Also tzatziki with lovely Greek bread and a side of feta - all absolutely gorgeous. All of their dips,their feta and bread are very...More

Thank alilee789
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent place to eat. Greek feel to the place. Went for lunch one day and then because we enjoyed it we went for dinner later in the week.

Thank johnnyd58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family visit whilst on holiday. Great sharing platters. Beautiful view of coast. Friendly helpful staff. Very welcoming. Visited twice lunch and dinner. Will definitely be back.

Thank Hollyj15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying a few miles outside of Aberystwyth on our first visit. Our host recommended a few places to try...... this restaurant proved to be the perfect venue. A window table for two was available, booking is advisable but we were lucky. The staff...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed May 20, 2018

You need to book in advance for here as it is really popular, with good reason, altho it’s worth checking up to see if they have space. A friendly not overpriced restaurant with good sea views especially from upstairs dining area. The staff were very...More

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

This is the first time we have tried this restaurant I did call through and book ahead. Upon arrival we were quickly shown to our table and given the option to order drinks, we were handed the menu and offered advise on what to order....More

Thank anne M
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Stopped in for lunch, and had a lovely meal, the staff were very attentive and friendly. The food was tasty, well cooked, and quite reasonably priced, If I'm in the area again will definaly try and stop in.

Thank dave05182
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

Got overly excited when I saw swordfish on the menu. My daughter felt the same but then saw the prawns. We decided to order both so we can share as we could not make our minds up. I asked the waitress what the swordfish came...More

2  Thank Kay C
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here because of late arrival in the town. Most restaurants are closed after 14:30. But we could better have waited for evening dinner in a good restaurant. We never had such bad sardines and salad. Although the waiters were very friendly, this...More

3  Thank aliciawinters
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Pier Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2LN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Aberystwyth
  • Phone Number: +44 1970 630572
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