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The Olive Tree Restaurant

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849 Thornton Rd, Lithia Springs, GA 30122-2607
+1 770-948-1288
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

We ordered take out from here while traveling to a trip to Six Flags. I ordered the Spaghetti and Bolognese with meatballs. The sauce seemed over cooked and watery. I also found a bay leaf. We didn't get any garlic bread or any bread for that matter. The kids got a pizza. I tasted it ... had the same tasting... More 

Thank Rhonda A
Lithia Springs, Georgia
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

If I am going "Italian", I always go here, before I would go to the other places. The food is good, and so is the service. It is a all round good place to eat, and it seems like a well kept secret. They usually have a "chief special", and that is what I lean toward. They now have "Maryland... More 

Thank T J A
Trussville, Alabama
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

Their Greek Salad with grilled chicken is fabulous. They make their own house dressing which is good. Food is not cheap, but reasonable for what you receive.

Thank Toby F
Austell, Georgia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Good food and excellent service. Their crab cakes are the best anywhere. They have great seafood selections with traditional Italian food.

Thank K7tiv
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

I have been a number of times and they have never disappointed. Last time I ate there the special was Lamb Osso Bucco over pasta! Very delicious and the price was low teens. Paired it with a great wine and had a cannoli and cappuccino for dessert. If you re near the area (near six flags) this is definitely worth... More 

Thank nudels67
Sturgeon, Missouri
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91 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Food and service superb. Husband had the gyro plate and I had the Tour of Greece. Both were excellent and filling. No room for dessert. But they looked good. Will definitely be a favorite when we're in town.

Thank tama940
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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

I keep coming back to the Olive Tree for 3 reasons; great food, price and service. They have Italian and Greek food. I've tried most everything on the menu and it's all good. They even have really good crab cakes. They have a good selection of wine and beer.

Thank Tom I
Atlanta, Georgia
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

This restaurant has it all, great food, great service, and great a atmosphere. The only reason I visit this restaurant is for the Greek Favorites. They are so good! However, I wish the portions were not so big. My husband and I struggle to eat one entrée. Because of this dilemma, I've tried over dishes, and even though they are... More 

Thank Janet M
Smyrna, Georgia
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

Everything about this dinner experience was horrible. The service was slow, the waitress was completely disorganized, could not follow up on simple requests. Took over an hour to get our checks sorted out. She lost one diner's credit cards. The food was slow and only luke warm when served. One dinner was so cold the person could not eat it.... More 

Thank tomnewman46
Diamondhead, Mississippi
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Loved the food. Good portions for the price. Staff friendly. Ate twice at this restaurant- one night Greek and one night Italian. Delicious!!!

Thank tamalbro

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 849 Thornton Rd, Lithia Springs, GA 30122-2607
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Lithia Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 770-948-1288

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?