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Fig & Olive

115 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 2655
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“paella” (19 reviews)
“tapas” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
115 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

The food here is very good and the service is great. It opens at 5 so those with young kids or wanting to go to the penguin pervade it is a good option. We had both pizza and the paella and both were very good...More

Thank DavidVR84
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Great food fantastic service! Very accommodating for a last minute dinner booking for our family of two and a 3month old baby. staff were super friendly. Lamb, pizza and desert were to die for.

Thank Ashlie S
Reviewed December 8, 2016

The restaurant has a great atmosphere and the service is top notch. However, the food was average. My wife had the paella a few months ago and thought it was too soggy. She had it last night and said it was much better. Sort of...More

Thank 68robinl
Reviewed November 29, 2016

We had an excellent meal. I enjoyed a wood fired pizza. My son and girlfriend are both vegan and had a vegan pizza and a appetizer. Staff were sure to let them know what was vegan and not. Everything was fresh and tasty served hot...More

Thank northernb1
Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

Best cocktails in Cowes! By far! Service was amazing, very quiet night so the staff definitely had the time to be attentive. Great atmosphere. Had the veal special. So over cooked it was tough. Struggled to cut through. But the flavours in the dish were...More

Thank lararae2016
Reviewed November 24, 2016

The service was amazing, atmosphere was superb. It was for a birthday celebration and the staff were lovely. Nice place for a really fine meal and really nice cocktails. Would recommend for a special night!

Thank Caitlyn V
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

We were surprised by the quality dishes this restaurant have made. Can surely taste the freshness of the seafood, amazing! Nice & soft background music were enjoyable. The restaurant is very clean. And the service is the best, 10 out of 10! Very friendly and...More

Thank adjiedong
Reviewed November 7, 2016

This place has something for all members of your dining group whether you are dining with your other half, a group of friends or the family. Great pizzas for the kids and some more upmarket dishes including a divine morton bay bug risotto I enjoyed...More

Thank BuffyPaulie
Reviewed November 5, 2016

Tried one restaurant in Cowes but after brief enquiry left and just happened into the Fig and Olive. A stroke of luck as it turned out to be simply excellent. Staff very friendly, helpful and accommodating. Good wine list with realistic prices. Only issue food...More

Thank dustoff70
Reviewed October 20, 2016

Had a great lunch. Chose the special of chicken skewers in honey and stout and it was delish. Followed by gorgeous pannacotta dessert. Yum yum

Thank Sunnybliss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 2655
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Fig & Olive at Cowes is a popular, friendly restaurant delivering high quality service and a wide variety of food ranging from Wood-Fired Oven Pizzas, Steak, Seafood & Much more. We are open for Lunch, Dinner & Dessert Monday through to Saturday. During the off-season we are Closed on Sundays; however throughout Summer we are Open 7 days a week. Children friendly - Gluten Free Menu Available - Vegetarian & Vegan Options - Pram Space & Wheelchair accessible. Reservations essential
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