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Olives

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Rua Brigadeiro Oudinot 3 | Edifício Oudinot, Level 3, Funchal, Madeira 9060-209, Portugal
+351 291 223 165
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved it here the other lunchtime and loved the food and presentation! Yum yum - we are booked up to go tomorrow night with my Mum and Dad.

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Thank coolcatcarrie
South East England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Based on reviews we tried Olives. Husband and I are not big eaters so luckily have a low BMI but we both left disappointed and hungry. The 1980‘s fad of nouvelle cuisine lives on here! My GF vegetarian risotto was OK but the pork dish husband had, the poor pig may well have been that old- tough and tasteless. Staff... More 

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Thank Samantha W
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose to eat here partly for the good reviews, and partly because my partner is vegetarian and we knew she would get a good choice from the separate menu offered. We were welcomed warmly and our drinks arrived quickly. I ordered a vegan meal mostly out of curiosity to see what a really creative chef would come up with.... More 

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Thank SLH23
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited twice during our recent holiday and it was without doubt the standout restaurant of the trip. Chose from vegetarian menu first time and the main menu on the second. Excellent food on both occasions with great attention to detail in presentation and flavours. Very reasonably priced. Highly recommended.

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Thank christine555
Teignmouth, Devon
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found olives via tripadvisor, which had excellent reviews. Well what can I say , we have been there twice now, food is first class, service is excellent prices are very very reasonable. If you are visiting Funchal well worth a visit, we will return. Lorraine bryant

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Thank DevonDumpling049
Madeley, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had booked on line after looking at price and menu Was not disappointed! ! Started at 7 and eventually left around 1 (our choice) Attentive service with drinks topped up all night Superb food with an extensive set menu and good timing to coincide with a rooftop visit to enjoy the fireworks Back down for coffee and more drink 1st... More 

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Thank madeleypitty
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was excellent. Fantastic choice. Great variety. Owners were lovely and will go to lengths to make sure you enjoy their food.

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Thank blaisekeogh
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wery good food and excellent hospitality. Had Espada and mixed Seafod, cheese symphony and icecream, and good cofee :-)

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Thank Oddmar K
Groningen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good and original food. Family managed. Good wines. Original location both inside and outside sittings.. Some times in the evening a bit noisy because of the loud music from the fitness downstairs. on popular days reservation needed.

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Thank LeodK2013
Funchal, Portugal
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78 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Christmas time for a meal with colleagues from work really nice staff very welcomed the food was great add a papaya and madeira wine rissoto was really really nice followed by duke that was cooked perfect and still add some space for apple crumble was defenetelly worth waiting the house wine was very nice in all was a perfect meal

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$13 - $32
Cuisine
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Brigadeiro Oudinot 3 | Edifício Oudinot, Level 3, Funchal, Madeira 9060-209, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 223 165
Description
Olives Restaurant is influenced by many different cuisines, as Madeiran cuisine is. It is all under the same interpretation, the Mediterranean cuisine, in which Portugal and Madeira have the major influence. In our space you can choose from two different sets, interior, around a foyer with a beautiful art deco/nouveaux inspired staircase, or the outside terrace with a view for the city market area and Funchal cruise port. From the menu you have as options several fish and meat dishes, or you can choose from our vegetarian/vegan menu.

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