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“A gem of a find”

THE OLIVE BRANCH BISTRO
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $18 - $46
Cuisines: European, British
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: Stunning 16th century timber framed dining room with a magnificent inglenook fireplace.Our award winning chef has created a menu using the best seasonal and local ingredients where ever possible. We offer a fixed price menu Tues to Sat evening with 2 courses for £22 And 3 for £27. Lunch is served Wed to Sat 12 to 2.30 And sundays 12 to 4pm - 1 course £14, 2 courses £17 and 3 courses £27. Please see our Facebook page theolivebranchbistrothorpe for the latest menu's and information.
1 review
“A gem of a find”
Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

Excellent food. Beautiful presentation. Friendly staff. Lovely ambiance. Reasonable prices. Will be back

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Thank Tracey F
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Nicola HM h, Owner at THE OLIVE BRANCH BISTRO, responded to this review, August 9, 2014
Thank you for your wonderful comments and taking the time to review The Olive Branch
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English first
UK
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Great food”
Reviewed August 2, 2014

After giving our order waitress brought us fresh bread with an oil and balsamic dip, nice touch. Service was prompt and food tasted great

Visited July 2014
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Nicola HM h, Owner at THE OLIVE BRANCH BISTRO, responded to this review, August 9, 2014
Thank you for your great review we hope to see you again
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Fantastic!”
Reviewed July 28, 2014

We visited The Olive Branch this weekend and the food was absolutely brilliant!! In addition to this the excellent friendly service and great location - sitting out in the sunshine for pre dinner drinks and canapés just kicked off the eve perfectly!

  • Visited July 2014
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Thank Chloe K
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Nicola HM h, Owner at THE OLIVE BRANCH BISTRO, responded to this review, August 1, 2014
Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and for your fantastic comments, We hope to see you again for another weekend extravaganza :)
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Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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“Absolutely fantastic, you must try!!!!!!”
Reviewed July 17, 2014

Greeted by a very friendly waiter, who couldn't have done enough for us right up until we left!
Ordered the rump steak and the waiter came back and told us that they did not have any more rump steak but offered us fillet steak at no extra charge which was cooked to perfection . Every course was superb and a visit is a MUST!!!!

  • Visited July 2014
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Thank Mark D
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Nicola HM h, Owner at THE OLIVE BRANCH BISTRO, responded to this review, August 1, 2014
Thanks for leaving us such a great review and recommendation. As we buy in fresh daily sometimes we do run out of certain items but we are pleased that this was dealt with to your satisfaction.
We look forward to seeing you again
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Lovely Restaurant and staff ”
Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

First visit to The Olive Branch. Very comfortable and pleasant. Staff friendly welcoming and knowledgeable about the food. Very good Gruyer and Ham soufflé for starter.. Would recommend a visit....

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Nicola HM h, Owner at THE OLIVE BRANCH BISTRO, responded to this review, July 16, 2014
Thank you for taking the time to review The Olive Branch and for you great comments and recommendation.
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