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The Olive Tree Bistro

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78 Victoria Road | New Brighton, New Brighton CH45 2JF, England
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Biddulph, United Kingdom
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239 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My partner and I ate here recently and were, unfortunately, quite under-whelmed by the food. The menu was reasonably extensive and, if the food had been memorable for all the right reasons, the prices were quite good. The staff were friendly and the place was rustic and looked very clean. We both ordered fish and chips, which arrived with mushy... More 

Thank Relaxed33
Tarporley, United Kingdom
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155 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The one star is for the staff who were lovely How do you ruin a haloumi salad - by adding sour yoghurt to lumps of cabbage that's how How do you ruin the kids lunch - by serving them undercooked burgers and sad fries Will not be returning until they get a new chef

1 Thank David C
Leanne W, Owner at The Olive Tree Bistro, responded to this review

Hi David, I'm really sorry you didn't enjoy your lunch. This is unusual for us and we take all feedback seriously. I'm sorry you didn't enjoy the halloumi. It wasn't listed on the board as a salad but a starter and had a good response through the week. I would have happily changed it for you for one of our... More 

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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great meal here before going to a show at the Floral Pavilion. Friendly welcome, good service and tasty, home-made food. So much better than the soulless places near the Light Cinema. Well worth the walk up the hill!

1 Thank JosephineBoz
Leanne W, Owner at The Olive Tree Bistro, responded to this review

Hi Josephine Thanks for taking the time to review us we try hard to compete as an independent so you feedback means a lot for us. We will be launching a new menu and pre theatre menu in September so do come back to try it next time you are the theatre. Our pre theatre menu is also available Wednesday... More 

Wirral, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch 14/08/2016 very nice food and friendly staff I had the Sunday roast which was very well cooked and presented well I would recommend this place

Thank danny12310
Leanne W, Owner at The Olive Tree Bistro, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us. Your feedback means a lot. We are going from strength to strength with Sunday service and often sell out of roast dinners so if you are coming in the future you can reserve them on the day to make sure you don't miss out. Hope to see you soon Leanne More 

Sandbach, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate dinner here before heading to a ferry terminal. They also do pre-theatre meals. There is a la carte and a specials menu. It is small with only a few tables so best to book. Our starters were great, the wait for our main course was a little too long. Wines are very reasonably priced. We did not have... More 

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First visit today for lunch with my husband after recommendation from friend. Excellent variation on menu with very knowledgeable attentive staff. Has definitely won us over to become regulars!

Thank Maria C
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely starter of ham hock but dissatisfied with main veggie curry not much flavour and to many nuts nice place would like to try main menu next time if went again

Thank Margie F
Moreton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a pleasure visiting this cosy bistro, lots of fresh tasty food and a regular changing menu also, a favourite of ours :)

1 Thank manning07mo
Birkenhead, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for breakfast and waited over 30 minutes,despite it being quiet. Wife ordered a veggie one and came without sausages (x2) and when it arrived we were informed they had ran out of sausage! My poached egg looked like it had been in the water for 30 seconds the White was all sloppy. Wouldn't recommend

Thank stewillo232
Wallasey, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a pleasant atmosphere here and food is excellent for a small corner restaurant. Specials board changed frequently and the staff are very helpful with any food requests. Only about ten tables so advised to book, but well worth a visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
British, Italian, International, European
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Dining on a budget, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Victoria Road | New Brighton, New Brighton CH45 2JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Wirral  >  New Brighton
  • Phone Number: 441516381810

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