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The Olive Branch Inn

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French, Grill, Scottish, British
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Manchester Road, Huddersfield HD7 6LU, England
441484844487
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6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Tuesday nights are steak night here, and the £45 per couple deal includes steaks, sauce and a bottle of wine. You can upgrade do Chateaubriand but we didn't on this occasion. The surroundings are lovely and it has such a cosy feel. I'd love to go back for the Sunday dine and stay package.

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Thank Peach1038
O3378QPpaul, General Manager at The Olive Branch Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review- we are really pleased to hear you enjoyed steak night so much. We look forward to seeing you on a Sunday soon, keep an eye on our website for the most up to date package deals! Thanks again More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

a lovely restaurant with fantastic food. we even took our granddaughter who is a year. and just with some friends is good too. good for evry ocaccion

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Thank anja g
O3378QPpaul, General Manager at The Olive Branch Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your meal with us and children are always welcome. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Four covers and all highly satisfied. Two of us had the rib-eye steak and it was absolutely excellent. If we were to have a little grumble we thought the desserts were a tad on the overpriced side; if they had been exceptional that would have been acceptable but they were very average. But overall a great place with a lovely,... More 

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Thank selwynakr
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

My wife and I fancied trying this gem of a restaurant we visited a few years ago. My last visit was good but this was faultless. The two ladies who served us, Julie and Amanda were attentive and professional, but nice enough that it felt like we were having a chat with an old friend! Something that isn't seen in... More 

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Thank Jason W
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

Family of 4 went for my birthday. The food we had was good. Cooked well, good quality and tasty however it was overpriced! Unfortunately the menu was very limited. We are not fussy eaters but none of us were able to choose a starter, strangely the starters were all fish. The main courses were limited also, not even a chicken... More 

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Thank Kimberley P
Whitehaven
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This is a wonderful place to stay. Great value, especially the DB&B tariff during the week. The room we had was spacious with a spotless light airy ensuite bathroom and a little butlers area on the landing with a fine selection of beverages. The highlight was the perfect bistro style dinner in the delightful restaurant. We couldn't fault the meal,... More 

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Thank MoresbyHall
Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We were very much looking forward to an evening at the Olive Branch for my wife's birthday, having been before about 15 years ago. Initially we were surprised to find it had changed very little - the interior is quite tatty and dated. However, we put this initial disappointment to one side safe in the knowledge that the food would... More 

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Homfirth
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Someone else commented that they wished to keep their review brief because they had already wasted too much time, and those are my exact sentiments. The service is a shambles, the inside is grubby, the food is nothing more than ping cuisine and the prices are outrageous for what is being served up. There is a very telling photograph on... More 

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1 Thank Tim B
O3378QPpaul, Owner at The Olive Branch Inn, responded to this review

I’m sorry you had such a terrible experience. Unfortunately we've searched our records, and we have no evidence of you ever visiting us. If you’re willing, will you please contact us privately so we can get to the bottom of this More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

my wife decided to celebrate her birthday at the olive branch yet again,[third time at the olive this year] and it was another great evening.we decided to have the vip steak menu with scallops and mussels to start with,which was superb,i ate all the artisan bread with mine.the medium rare beef was out of this world,best i have eaten since... More 

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Leigh, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I used to travel the world with work and been to literally hundreds of restaurants and this is still my favourite! If you have a bad meal here maybe you have a cold or something because the food is excellent, no, it's superb! The staff are always friendly and helpful and knowledgeable too and the place itself is a joy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$33 - $66
Cuisine
French, Grill, Scottish, British
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manchester Road, Huddersfield HD7 6LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Huddersfield
  • Phone Number: 441484844487

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