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Olive & Oil

149 Bulwer Road | KwaZulu Natal, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 201 6146
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
149 Bulwer Road | KwaZulu Natal, Durban 4001, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Held my dad's 85th birthday lunch here & a great time was had by all. Alison assisted me, via email, to design a menu that would meet our requirements & I have to say he was spot-on with his advice. On the day, Alison and...More

Thank JanFul
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment you arrive upstairs, you are impressed! We were greeted by a friendly face that escorted us to our table. A waiter (Chelsea) was with us immediately, ready to take our orders. While waiting for our drinks, we were able to enjoy the...More

Thank 927sumeshr
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We had a quick dinner at this restaurant over the weekend and I was pleasantly suprised. I find that often restaurants that are part of big chains have no personality and very average at best food - this was not the case here. Parking is...More

Thank DaneSalmon
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

The manager was more interested on charging R 300 for parking than to make sure the restaurant was running smooth

Thank MijailL5
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Olive and Oil is a restaurant that from the outside will not immediately be recognized as a good restaurant. But the people reviewing this restaurant on tripadvisor were not lying. The food tastes really good and the service is very good. I tried the Tuscan...More

Thank saforcada
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great place. Great food and great service. A bit pricey and we weren't shown the lunch special menu which we could have had.

Thank Leanne M
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The lunchtime specials are very good value for money. We had a really good lunch, the service was excellent. A very festive atmosphere with no less than three baby showers going on.

Thank Suzanne L
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Wow experience Extremely big and tasty meals. Service from the management to the staff has always been excellent. This is my 6th visit however will be back for more. Sam our waiter for the night was great, helpful and friendly with our grandchild. Kids eat...More

1  Thank judzmoodley
Reviewed July 15, 2018

This restaurant has been around for a long time and we have often enjoyed meals at their Umhlanga and Glenwood restaurants. We have never had anything but a good meal ever.

Thank Margi J
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Been here a couple of times. Tried different meals, veg and non veg. Loved the Mediterranean veg mezze and the aubergine parmigiana. Prawns were excellent! Service was good. Convenient location with lots of street and off street parking.

Thank SunkariZN
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Bulwer Road | KwaZulu Natal, Durban 4001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 201 6146
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Whatever the occasion, when dining at Olive & Oil, we aim to imbue our Guests with a sense of well-being and comfort. Our friendly staff will be on hand to indulge you with the finest traditions of the Mediterranean – exceptional food and unrivaled hospitality. Our motto is simple; comfortable food made exceptionally well!
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