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Olives - CLOSED

201 Park Ave S, New York City, NY 10003-1634
+1 212-353-8345
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Nov 3, 2014
“Must try!!!”
Jun 27, 2014
“Served a delicious meal at 3:30 PM by a gracious waiter, Michael”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, International, Mediterranean, Greek, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
201 Park Ave S, New York City, NY 10003-1634
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Reviewed November 3, 2014

My cousin invited me to have at this olives Restaurant we tried the sea food pasta ohhh mama Mia is really nice the sauce is well balance the portion is big and the noodles is perfect!! They give complimentary salad :) I like the ambience...More

Thank Drjaizenoralsurgeon
Reviewed June 27, 2014

My husband and I needed a very late lunch at 3: 30 PM near his office . The Olives Restaurant at the street level of the W Hotel at Union Square couldn't have been more accommodating. Our waiter was Michael who made sure I was...More

Thank Elizabeth F
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Reviewed June 25, 2014

It was brilliant for the most part just a little bit slow. When you're always on your way somewhere else you really cant afford to wait the 20 - 30 minutes it takes the Olive staff to prepare food, take drink orders/ slice cake:( Having...More

Thank Moriti M
Reviewed June 12, 2014

I came here for brunch in February and it was perfect! We were five adults (ages ranging from 26-56) and every one of us loved it! We ordered the Farmhouse Flatbread, Whole Wheat Belgium Waffles, Red Velvet Pancakes, and the assorted muffins. Everything had us...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed June 7, 2014

My brother's wedding, on a Sunday evening (June 8, 2014), was to be preceded by a Saturday night dinner in the Union Square area for a party of eight. An original booking at Blue Water Grill had been made (poor choice) and it was quickly...More

2  Thank pfafftripper
Reviewed June 6, 2014

No choice for us here guys it was a very wet stormy New York and this was the closest venue, but we fell on our feet! an excellent choice though as we had a great night and got very drunk on the bartenders recommended bourbon....More

Thank David S
Reviewed May 5, 2014 via mobile

All in all I was somewhat unimpressed with this restaurant. NYC has so much more to offer. The service was excellent. We had an issue with the noise. We were in the restaurant area, but the bar ended at our table. Management bent over backwards...More

Thank redneck6497
Reviewed April 29, 2014

Octopus for lunch? Fabulous! great entrees and drinks across the board. Definitely try this out for lunch and or dinner.

Thank flumeDC
Reviewed April 8, 2014

Inattentive waitstaff took a long time to serve breakfast. Also a bit inflexible: "Can I get a side order of oatmeal with my omelet instead of the entire serving?" "No, we can't." "Uh, oh. Ok." Food was fine. Had breakfast twice and was satisfied (but...More

Thank chuckymatt
Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

My bag got stolen right from the barstool after I paid the bill. Please beware because the security camera was turned off/not accessible to police-the rest of the cameras were on. The lights were dimmed for few seconds which made the room extremely dark, and...More

Thank Electra0
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Park Ave S, New York City, NY 10003-1634
    (17th Street)
  • Public Transportation: 4,5,6,N,R,Q,L at 14th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighborhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-353-8345
  • E-mail
Renowned Chef Todd English reinvents his flagship restaurant Olives New York located in the W Hotel Union Square. May 2012 brought the highly anticipated renovation featuring dramatic and sophisticated new interior designs, complimented by English's signature modern Mediterranean cuisine. Come see the rebirth of this Union Square favorite- we eagerly anticipate your visit!
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