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Evelyn and Olive

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Jamaican
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Menu

SMALL PLATES‏
6.95
Jamaican Style Jerk Chicken Wings
Grilled chicken wings, well seasoned w/ pepper & spices served w/ a mango BBQ sauce
7.95
Salt & Pepper Shrimp
Crispy shrimp, very lightly breaded, served w/ garlic pepper boom boom sauce
2.95
Jama Jama
Sautéed spinach‏ w/ garlic, parmesan & a hint of cayenne
2.95
Kingston Cabbage
Shredded cabbage & sweet peppers sautéed in special caribbean style spices
3.95
Fried Green Tomatoes
Crispy, w/ boom boom sauce
3.95
Soup of the Day
Ask your server for details
Rice & Peas 2.95
Pidgeon peas mixed w/ rice, green onion & mild seasoning
7.95
Lunch Special
11Am to 3pm
½ Pork tenderloin wrap
½ Jerk chicken wrap
½ Veggie wrap
Small yard salad
Cucumber tomato salad
Soup of the day
Choice of Wrap
WRAPS & ROLLS
All sandwiches are served w/ chips & pickles
7.95
Grilled Jerk Chicken Roll
Chicken breast w/ jamaican spices, lettuce, tomato & boom boom sauce on a toasted ciabatta roll
7.95
Blackened Tilapia Roll
Blackened tilapia w/ jamaican spices, lettuce, tomato & boom boom sauce on a toasted ciabatta roll
7.95
Pork Tenderloin Wrap
Glazed pork tenderloin w/ pineapple slaw in a whole wheat honey wrap
6.95
Veggie Wrap
Black beans, rice & peas, cheddar cheese, lettuce & tomato w/ mango BBQ sauce
8.95
Black Bean Burger
Chipotle black bean burger w/ lettuce, tomato & mango BBQ sauce
7.95
Cheddar cheese “for jus +1, don’t you holla”
E&O Angus Beef Burger
Certified angus beef burger w/ lettuce, tomato & boom boom sauce on a toasted ciabatta roll
SALADS‏
5.25
Salt Fish Salad
Cod fish pieces sautéed w/ scallions, country pepper, herbs & spices, lightly tossed w/ sliced tomato
Full 7.95
Half 4.95
Yard Salad
Green leaf lettuce, tomato, cucumber, red onions, olives, feta & croutons w/ your choice of house made dressings: herb vinaigrette, balsamic citrus vinaigrette or buttermilk ranch
2.95
Cucumber Tomato Salad
With rice‏ vinegar, seasoning & herbs
CHICKEN AND PORK
10.95
Jamaican Jerk Wings
A dozen jerk spiced wings, grilled & served w/ rice & peas & a cucumber tomato salad
10.95
Jerk Chicken Pasta
Boneless chicken breast, served w/ fettuccini, red pepper cream & sweet corn relish
12.95
‘Appletons’ Pork Tenderloin
Glazed w/ jamaican rum & cane sugar, served w/ rice & peas & pineapple slaw
VEGETARIAN‏
7.95
Rasta Pasta
Broccoli, sweet peppers, garlic, herbs, spices & black beans sautéed in olive oil, tossed w/fettuccine & topped w/parmesan cheese
6.95
Marley Meal
Kingston cabbage, rice & peas & cucumber & tomato salad
6.95
Tosh Trio
Kingston cabbage, rice & peas, & jama jama
7.95
Black Bean Tacos
Two per order, w/ tofu, black beans & kiwi salsa, & rice & peas
SEAFOOD
9.95
Salmon Cakes & Grits
Crisp salmon croquettes & boom boom sauce, served w/ seasoned grits
12.95
Grilled Jerk Shrimp
Grilled white shrimp in jerk spice, w/ mango BBQ, served w/ rice & peas & cucumber tomato salad
10.95
Jerk Tilapia Pasta
Pan seared tilapia, w/ fettuccini, red pepper cream & sweet corn relish
10.95
Kingston Stew Fish
Tilapia pan-seared w/ jamaican spices, pimento, country pepper & scallions, served w/ rice & peas
8.95
Fish Tacos
Crispy tilapia w/ salsa & lettuce in hard corn tortilla shells, served w/ rice & peas
10.95
Ziggy Pasta
Shrimp, black beans, corn, tomato, red onions & fettuccini in cream sauce topped w/ feta
DESSERTS‏
3.95
Olive's Bread Pudding
Denser & more seasoned than the southern classic, served w/ cinnamon cream
3.95
Key Lime Pie
Served w/ 4 berry sauce
Ask your awesome server about today’s dessert special!
BEVERAGES
Soda
1.95 Includes refills sweet or unsweet tea 1.95 includes refills coffee 1.95 includes refills
2.95
Sorrel
Iced traditional jamaican beverage made of hibiscus flowers, fresh ginger & sweetened w/ cane sugar
2.95
Jamaican Lemonade
Made w/ cane sugar & lime juice
2.50
Ginger Beer
Non alcoholic, spicier than ginger ale, made in Jamaica
2.50
Ting
Carbonated grapefruit‏ drink, made in Jamaica
FOR THE YOUNG ONES‏
4.95
Chicken Tenders
With chips
5.95
Chicken Tenders
With choice of jama jama, rice & peas, Kingston cabbage
20% Gratuity will be added to parties of 6 or more there is a 10 per bottle corkage fee. Ask about our banquet & catering menus for parties of 15 or more!
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

We really liked Evelyn and Olive. Our server was really helpful. I had a salt and pepper shrimp wrap and my husband opted for the jerk chicken. Both were very good, although, the wrap was a little small. The flavor was excellent though. I also...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank jillianjh
Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

I got the jerk chicken wings last week and salad. Bot good , but those chicken wings are very spicy hot!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Izzy333
Reviewed May 25, 2019 via mobile

We absolutely love this restaurant, I had the curry goat which is not on the menu. I loved it, spicy and tasty as ever. My husband had the catfish roll and he loved it too, they play Jamaican music the whole time which is even...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank jacksewnsew
Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

This was a pleasant find. It was our best in 2 days in Memphis. We had lunch here and should have gone back for dinner. The key lime pie was the best we ever tasted.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank bonniet276
Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant that had both meat and a good vegetarian menu, Evelyn and Olive came recommended by a local. I can honestly say that it was one of the best meals we had in Memphis. The service was excellent, the staff...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank ccprankster8
Reviewed February 9, 2019

The specials that were posted ended up weren't available... no problem, ordered our second choices. The Jamaican Jerk Chicken on my plate was all wings pieces... great flavor, but the meat was tough. My friend's plate had other chicken parts. The dinner was to include...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank NVTravelGuide
Reviewed January 29, 2019

Wanted lunch near Sun Studios and found this place. A delight. Great service and atmosphere and tasty food reasonably priced.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Larry and Ruth N
Reviewed November 22, 2018

Was visiting Memphis and decided last minute to purchase a whole cooked turkey so that I could prepare my Thanksgiving meal vs eating out. The restaurant staff and owner were very friendly. The cooked Jamaican jerk turkey could have used a bit more salt and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Thefacts1
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch there before the Sun studio tour as they are a 10 mins walk away. Recommended by the studio staff it did not disappoint. Staff was nice and food was delicious. Had the chicken curry that was excellent and very tasty. Would recommend to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank maryqueen79
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I had the veggie wrap with the Kingston cabbage for an entre and the salt and pepper shrimp for an appetizer. Food was delicious (special shout out to that Kingston cabbage), service was excellent, and the overall vibe very Caribbean-chill. 10/10 would recommend you go...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Dylan M H
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