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Fat Olive Wigan

13 Upper Dicconson Street, Wigan WN1 2AD, England
+44 1942 242000
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (55 reviews)
“pate” (14 reviews)
“duck” (9 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Upper Dicconson Street, Wigan WN1 2AD, England
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Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Went here at lunchtime and had a fantastic meal from the Christmas lunch menu can't believe the quality of food for the excellent price. All the staff were really cheerful. Will definitely be returning.

Thank Natalie P
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

LAARBI AND HIS TEAM went the extra mile to make us feel all welcome .The atmosphere is warm and friendly full of happy diners and attentive staff. For starters I had the pate with relish and toast which was delicious. Then I had an awesome...More

1  Thank Mehdi B
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Lovely place and fantastic staff. The menu is a little limited though so we did struggle to select what we wanted.

Thank Donna R
Reviewed December 1, 2016

Excellent food and service price of beer also not bad, ate here on a Friday evening and found it to be very popular even so there was no push to give table up like they do in other restraunts.

Thank PansyanChunk
Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

What the hell is the point in ringing at 7.50pm to book a table for 9pm and when you turn up in a group of 6 get told that we cannot serve you as the kitchen is now closed we traveled from Liverpool on a...More

6  Thank Nolan762
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Been well impressed with all the top eating places in Wigan, the Fat Olive is right up there. Went for the set priced meal on a Monday night and totally impressed, excellent choices, food (lush) and service and great value for money. Can't wait for...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Went for Sunday lunch had the set menu limited dishes but decent choice service was good staff helpful and food was good we have been before and will go again

Thank baz1125
Reviewed November 15, 2016

We went to the restaurant on Saturday night after a trip to the theatre with friends. We were met as always by the very friendly owner and staff. We had chance for a drink at the bar before being shown to our table. Although gone...More

Thank Suzy2468
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

We ate here last night with friends and I must say it was superb. The black pudding starter was fabulous, but the lamb Henry main course was even better. Well done to one and all.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

I have frequently visited here for a number of years, and the food and service has always been the best. However, we visited Sunday teatime. Something had changed. Even though the menu was still the same, the presentation was different. Has they changed the chef...More

Thank K990JO
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Questions & Answers
September 30, 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from laura d | Reviewed this property |
yes. it a slope through door and can sit towards back end of restaurant as no step at back. disabled toilet also
February 10, 2015|
Response from Nadya P |
No. It is most definitely not. God forbid something goes wrong and nobody will care to address it(my rice in my rissoto was crunchy, i let the waitress know politely as someone from a food and customer services background... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Upper Dicconson Street, Wigan WN1 2AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 242000
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