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Olive Leaf Bistro

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Wed, 1/23
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Italian, American, Mediterranean, European
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Business meetings
Olive Leaf Bistro features a cuisine from various Mediterranean regions, riverfront dining in style, spectacular view from dining room and patio, unique/casual atmosphere, outstanding service, and impeccable food! Chef- owner Jimmy Shraby is a gracious and a dynamic host, always striving for excellence. He's dedicated to providing his guests with an enjoyable dining experience with one primary goal in mind, to offer the area residents the finest food served by a friendly wait staff & atmosphere grandeur with a plus. Our goal is to establish a landmark for the Jeffersonville area and a must place to visit by both the locals as well as the tourists. Perfect place for all your special events! Also
$16 - $30
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Dinner, Lunch
Italian, American, Mediterranean, European
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply elegant, delicious food and great atmosphere. The view of the river tops off the experience.we had a very memorable Valentines Day experience which was quite romantic

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sonia G
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

My second time here, and it will be my regular restaurant when I come to town. Great service, great food, nice ambiance. My friends and I have enjoyed much of the menu, and all has been excellent. I particularly recommend the veggie platter and avocado...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cargoflyer
Olive L, Manager at Olive Leaf Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Cargoflyer - Thank you so much for the wonderful feedback. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Friday evening and not crowded. Surprised to see this. Good view of Louisville and Ohio River. Inside or outside dining, although tonight we dined in. Clean. Good wine and bourbon selection. Nightly specials. Good size menu, but not large menu. Had calamari appitezer which was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rick47172
Olive L, Manager at Olive Leaf Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2018

Rick, Thank you very much for not only taking the time to dine with us recently, but also to provide detailed feedback about your experience. We take pride in providing a world class experience all around with our customers. Your feedback touched on many positive...More

Reviewed October 26, 2018

We met some old friends from Atlanta here recently. Atmosphere is pleasant, service was attentive, food was okay. Prices are reasonable. I was hoping for more.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lacyrawlins
Olive L, Manager at Olive Leaf Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Thank you for the feedback. We pride ourselves in offering a stellar experience all around and it appears we did not meet those expectations with you. Will you please let us know what your ordered specifically and how your experience was just "ok" with the...More

Reviewed October 16, 2018

Wow, one of my guests ordered mahi mahi, and it was spoiled. When asked, we were told we didn't know what we were talking about by the chef. The waiter was apologetic and took it off our bill. The desserts were old, and the rest...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank sciencetiger
Olive L, Manager at Olive Leaf Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience and less than stellar experience you had with us recently. We at Olive Leaf Bistro pride ourselves in both the quality of the team members and food we serve. We want to make this right with you. Please let...More

Reviewed October 13, 2018

When my wife & I wish to meet friends for a nice dinner & pleasant conversation, the Olive Leaf is a top choice. Friends were leaving town for awhile & we decided to meet at the Olive Leaf. Our waitress was very sweet & understanding...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rod L
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Walked across the Big Four Pedestrian Bridge and decided to try a new restaurant on the riverfront. Sat outside on the nice covered patio with a great view of the Ohio River. I ordered salmon over risotto and vegetables, while my husband ordered the vegetarian...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Karen L
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We were visiting Louisville and wanted some good Italian food for a change. Olive Leaf Bistro, just across the river, was great. Although the menu was predominantly Italian, there was a Greek hint also.... the menu refers to it as Italian Mediterranean. I enjoyed the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Beth122850
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

A nice walk across the bridge this is right below the bridge. Nice lunch with reasonable prices. Great service. The house salad was great and my husband had the chicken kabob. Nice walk back and it was a perfect outing.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 626pamg
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Underwhelmed by this perfect location restaurant. Opposite the shore of Louisville so you will relish the view. Plus there is a band/music playing near this restaurant. I'd skip it.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank SkiptheBurgermaven
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December 12, 2017|
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Response from Brenda F | Reviewed this property |
I think it’s a given here in Indiana. Mostly every place open to the public has to be handicap accessible.
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November 7, 2016|
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Response from Olive L | Property representative |
For children 8 years and under the price is $10.
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June 8, 2016|
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