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215 W Lake Rd, Chautauqua Suites, Meeting & Expo Center, Mayville, NY 14757-9693
+1 716-753-2331
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3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Food was good. Service was slow. Short staffed during off season I am sure it is much better during the summer

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Thank Ariel K
Pleasantville, New York
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575 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Just outside the gates of Chautauqua Institution, this is the best option around. Excellent variety of meat and seafood. Reasonably priced, generous portions. and good service. Superb prime rib.

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Thank Hugh B
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9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

My husband and I dined at Olive's last night. I was delighted to get small table in side room-quiet and out of the main dining room. That, however, may have been the problem with the service. Our waitress, a nice enough lady, seemed over worked and concentrated on her tables in the main dining room. The three seated parties in... More 

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Thank Jean K
Jamestown, New York
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

We've been to Olive's/Belinis numerous times since they've opened. Service is spotty. Sometimes it's good, but other times it's horrid. The quality of the food has declined lately. We recently sat in the bar and ordered chicken fingers. What could go wrong? The "fingers" were processed chicken (what I call "glorified McNuggets"). If I'm going to pay their price, the... More 

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Thank Pam W
NYC
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Good Complimentary breakfast and good dinner menu. the food was excellent. All you could ask for in a buffet breakfast.

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Thank EQueens
Warren, Pennsylvania, United States
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

We have been to Olives in Mayville, NY twice now and both times we were all very pleased with our meals. Our waitress was very pleasant and attentive. I will go back again. I loved my crab stuffed haddock!

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Thank Cindy K
Dewittville, New York, United States
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35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

average food was not bussy at all its the restaurant for the hotel captive market. should work on quality , was better in Mayville/

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Thank rzh2014
New York
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95 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

Olive's (and Bellini's) is a nice local place to gather. I've been here many times for drinks and/or dinner, and I've always had a good experience. I wouldn't really recommend the pizza, as the crust is a bit thick and doughy. However, I've enjoyed many entrees including steak, pasta, and an excellent grilled romaine Caesar salad which I would highly... More 

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Thank Saoirse084
Coudersport, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

My husband and I organize an event each summer for Purple Heart Veterans- this includes a day of fishing on Lake Erie and a nice dinner that evening to say 'thank you' to our servicemen and women. Our previous venue had changed and only offered a picnic style dinner which was not what we wanted for our soldiers. We searched... More 

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Marshall, Michigan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Hamburgers are good, French fries are okay and serving was generous. Pizza was pretty bad. We've tried two varieties; crust is thick and tough, sauce and toppings are unimpressive. They could do better.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 W Lake Rd, Chautauqua Suites, Meeting & Expo Center, Mayville, NY 14757-9693
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Chautauqua County  >  Mayville
  • Phone Number: +1 716-753-2331

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