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Olive & Oil


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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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!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Steakhouse, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and vibe here, always a go to for special occasions and good family dinners. Different dishes for all..

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nikitab89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a delicious meal,coupled with very good service at this restaurant. .Food was of a high quality with a normal waiting time of 30 minutes.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DJN_1964
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there 2 Sundays ago, without making a booking. We were welcomed with open arms, though the place was quite busy. Food and atmosphere was great.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Paul S
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Good atmosphere and food. We had the lunch special - two courses and a glass of wine - excellent. Music created a nice ambience. Waiter service was very attentive even though we were out on the terrace. We had it been to the restaurant for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank _keithlindam
Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Have eaten here a number of times over the years and never been disappointed. Great menu, good service, excellent tasting food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank safricaninsing
Reviewed December 21, 2018 via mobile

I brought my mum for her birthday to Olive and Oil Umhlanga.  Firstly mistake when I called today to RE confirm  my  reservation that was done on Monday. Was not even on your diary.   Secondly waiter seemed to get alot of our drinks orders incorrect...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NirvathaS
Reviewed December 20, 2018

Thank you to our wonderful waiter Sbu for taking care of my family and I so well. Thanks to Pappy for being patient as we changed numbers of people coming about a million times. Thanks to the whole team for making sure we received our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Curious518805
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Food here is good value for money and full of flavour. My particular favorite is the butter chicken and the chicken pasta. A must try.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank muvashann
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

We go for the oven baked prawn tails in a cheesy sauce, which is served with crusty bread. We each had our own for starters, with a focaccia with mozzarella cheese. Mains were pork ribs and the chicken topped with a sauce and prawns served...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank VanessaNarotam
Reviewed December 11, 2018

I had heard good things about this restauarant and was looking forward to our meal. Food-wise we weren't disappointed but the overall experience just tipped my rating from excellent to "average". Why Tripadvisor doesn't include a "good" rating I just don't know. Two of our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Philip C
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July 26, 2018|
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Response from Jacqueline I |
Umhlanga branch also runs the lunch special 7 days a week 😊
Ruth F
August 11, 2016|
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Response from Olivia_Neft | Property representative |
Hi Ruth. We charge R40.
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