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Olive Tree Restaurant

3185 Hilliard Rome Road, Columbus, OH 43026
+1 614-527-8812
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“seafood soup” (10 reviews)
“shawarma” (10 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3185 Hilliard Rome Road, Columbus, OH 43026
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for lunch and had the veggie platter with fresh made hummus, tabouli, falafel and grape leaves. Rachel was kind enough to offer fresh raw veggies instead of the pita bread and it was terrific. Great food, better service. Best restaurant in Hilliard.

Thank Rob D
Korey M, General Manager at Olive Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the amazing review, we will pass along the kudos for Rachel!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I visit my parents in Columbus this is my favorite place to go. Most recently I was there for lunch with my mom. We had great service (thanks Sarah!) and the food, as always, was delicious. Everything is so good, but I love the...More

Thank Martha A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A visit this week was probably my third to the Olive Tree. This time I had the spanakopita appetizer which was nice and crisp. I highly recommend the beef shawarma. The beef was tender and well-grilled topping grilled onions and peppers on a hummus bed....More

Thank Elrond418
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Olive Tree Mediterranean Café on Saturday for lunch with another couple and our server was Sarah. The service was outstanding, Sarah was delightful, very knowledgeable and offered a great overview of the menu. The food was outstanding and my wife...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here this past week. This restaurant is clean and comfortable. Relaxed atmosphere. Our server, Alaina, was very friendly, attentive and efficient. The food is fresh and delicious. The menu has a wide variety of Mediterranean region dishes - I'm sure everyone in your...More

1  Thank George T
Reviewed October 16, 2017

The food is great! Try the shawarma. Servers and manager are awesome people. Will definitely go back there when I'm in Columbus, OH.

Thank Ro A
Korey M, General Manager at Olive Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review! We appreciate you and your family, we hope to see you soon!

Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

This has become a go-to place for us since the food is excellent, the service (thank you Sarah) is friendly, and the atmosphere is relaxed. Each time we have come here we warmly greeted and well taken care of. This visit was no exception. Among...More

Thank Ken L
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Since the opening, this place has been one of the great choice for us, locals. Their food is very good, and servers are extremely friendly. Wish they had "lunch specials," though.More

Thank missedcherryblossoms
Korey M, General Manager at Olive Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2017

Hello my name is Korey Mickens and I'm the General Manager of The Olive Tree and I'd like to say thank you for the great review, I think lunch specials are a great idea and we'll definitely look into creating some. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed August 14, 2017

This is the closest to real Mediterranean food that I can find in Ohio. Very good. On Sunday they have a brunch where you can get Shakshuka, which is hard to get here in Ohio.

Thank scooter454
Korey M, General Manager at Olive Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2017

Thank you for your kind words, please spread the word!

Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Feeling like Greek! This is an awesome place to try right off the beaten path in Hilliard, OH. I hadn't been here in years but remembered the great food and learned the pronunciation of gyro (year-o)! Lol There are some great traditional Greek dishes (to...More

Thank luckeycharm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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 - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3185 Hilliard Rome Road, Columbus, OH 43026
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-527-8812
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