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Olive Tree The Wharf | Lower Wharf, Bude EX23 8LG, England
+44 1288 359577
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Bude, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have visited the Olive Tree many times for coffee and cake - it's always been splendid sitting outside in the sun watching the world go by. However this time we sat inside, coffee and cake were lovely but the smell was not. The whole place smelled of urine - we did move seat to get away from the odour... More 

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Thank Erial L
Bude, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The coffee is very good - very professional! The food is excellent and you can choose a small or big plate. You can add extras to any of the meals. Puddings are good too! It can get a bit noisy but that would be the only drawback.

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Thank linosborne
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Brilliant scones and tea. The scones are huge! The harissa hummus was amazing with the bread. A great place for a snack or lunch and a lovely interior with comfy chairs. Definitely worth a visit!

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Thank Benjamin C
Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a muslim couple, we were limited to what food we could eat. We tried the fish goujons and chips and was impressed. Friendly staff and were happy to help.

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Thank MrsWarrior
Worcester
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always visit bude every October for a family holiday, after being recommended this place by a work colleague decided to give it a shot... we did not regret the decision I can tell you. Staff friendly and service excellent, menu choices great! To my delight they had bailey hot chocolate!! I went for a ploughmans, good choice of things to... More 

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Thank LeighWorcester
Cornwall UK
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch here on a blustery wild feburary day. We had the King prawn linguini which was lovely and my son had the cheese burger all good, nice setting by the river/canal.

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Thank TracyCornwallUK
Devon, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff very welcoming and pleasant. We had a delicious lunch of garlic and chilli king prawns served with crusty bread and a large cheese and ham ploughman's. I couldn't resist a scone for dessert. It was so light and tasty served with a generous portion of jam and clotted cream. Yum yum!

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Thank John C
Launceston, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten here several times .never disappointed.really nice food.will certainly visit again.good choice and freshly cooked .

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Thank m0rlaix
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a cup of tea and had banana toffee muffin and chocolate and alomond cake. Both were excellent ;service was friendly and quick .

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Thank Michelle D
Bewdley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

It was very busy on news years eve when we arrived, but nothing was too much trouble. Delicious food, great service and lovely cosy surroundings.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $30
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Olive Tree The Wharf | Lower Wharf, Bude EX23 8LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Bude-Stratton  >  Bude
  • Phone Number: +44 1288 359577
Description
Olive Tree is the perfect place to relax and enjoy Alfresco Dinning beside Bude's picturesque Canal or inside our spacious restaurant and conservatory.

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