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Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed October 20, 2019

This small, local establishment on the water in Foster City is a hidden gem. I really like their Greek Style Prawns which I go for when I'm at a loss as to what to eat. I am never disappointed as garlic, butter, and feta cheese...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Run by a Mediterranean family, Olives offers wholesome wraps, which make an adequate dinner (or lunch). The place provides a great local ambiance, with hookahs in the patio which overlooks the Foster City waterways.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

Beautiful place and beautiful people. Very good food and cozy setting. Need I say more ?? We loved it so much and we felt so welcomed we stayed till closing . Bulent & Pam

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

This is a very small place in a strip mall. The service was very good. I ordered the Lamb kabobs. The were great, done exactly how I like them, rare. I would definitely go back again. The was plenty of food. I ordered the sage...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

The place needs to improve its ambiance. The service needs enhancement as well and they need to use less turmeric on the chicken. Good kids meal.

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

I like to try new restaurants and am rarely this disappointed. The Baba ghanouj was inedible. It had been frozen and was barely thawed when served. Each bite was cold and full of ice crystals. Thank goodness they were out of the other dip we...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed June 21, 2017

This cozy little Greek place serves an abundance of food, the service is good, and the host is charming. They haven't established a complete wine list yet, but working on it and pouring excellent labels in the meantime. The food is good, and they're flexible...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

Olives offers good,fresh Greek food at very reasonable prices. The menu is somewhat limited, but the food offered is consistently delicious and offers excellent value for the money. A small selection of Greek wines is also available. Some outside seating is also available, giving the...More

Date of visit: June 2016
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Reviewed April 25, 2016

Great water view with terrific food. Authentic. Great personal service. The food was very fresh and the view was nice.

Date of visit: April 2016
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Reviewed August 25, 2015

We wanted to go to another restaurant in the area and saw this restaurant and said we were going to visit here within the next couple weeks. The first place we thought of happened to be closed so we ate here. VERY good food. If...More

Date of visit: August 2015
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