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Olive Tree

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Olive Tree The Wharf, Bude EX23 8LG, England
+44 1288 359577
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Popped in for lunch on a Saturday lunchtime and it was very busy. We received our food and drinks promptly and really enjoyed our choices. The staff were very polite with welcoming smiles - what more could you ask for? Definitely my number one place to eat in Bude.

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Thank cornishlass64
Peterborough
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed in Bude recently for the first time & found this restaurant/cafe whilst exploring the canal side. It's a beautiful area for a walk and we stopped here & had two lovely cappuccinos. Unfortunately we didn't eat here but the meals we saw, looked very good. We hope to visit again one day.

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Thank MSulsh
Cornwall, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Morning 'crib', toasted teacakes, coffee / tea to energise us before our dog walk along the canal. Prompt service, friendly staff, lovely refreshments, outside seating by the canal. As lovely as ever.

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Thank Claire S
Devon, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a superb meal SAT 18/9 Bright airy conditions, great staff, excellent wine list and the food was wonderful. Good value too.

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Thank DW516A
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This has always been good but it seems to have lost its edge slightly. Food was nice but the menu choice has been reduced, shame.

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Thank Richard T
Watford, United Kingdom
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309 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place by the canal, ideal for people watching. Lovely selection of yummy cakes as well as cream teas and other food / meals. Fast efficient friendly staff and good value too. They have a reward scheme for coffee drinkers.

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Thank Kevin S
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely location to stop for a break after a walk. Great choice of food and drink, cosy inside and delightful outside on a sunny day. So sad they close at 5pm.

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Thank Marie J
Walsall, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

my husband, son and myself had lunch here. It was a glorious day and we sat outside on the terrace beside the canal idyllic. The food was excellent, My husband and son had avocado, chicken and spinach linguine and I had gluten free sausage, mashed potato and peas, we were all very pleased with our meals they were well cooked,... More 

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Thank Ann H
North Devon
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73 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely place for lunch and a glass of wine, relaxing on a sunny day beside the canal, perfect!

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Thank SeariversandSwim4fun
Marlow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by having been on a walk, and sat outside. Lovely little spot by the canal! Being gluten free, they had plenty of choice for me which was great! Will be back

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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 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $33
Cuisine
European, British, Seafood
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, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Olive Tree The Wharf, Bude EX23 8LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  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?