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“Very Enjoyable Night!”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of The Purple Olive - CLOSED

The Purple Olive
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Brisbane, Australia
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Very Enjoyable Night!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2013

I was looking for somewhere to take my parents for a nice meal while they were visiting Brisbane on holiday. I stumbled across the Purple Olive in my research was not disappointed. The meals were fantastic and reasonably priced. Our waiter, Jeffrey was very attentive and clearly was good at what he does. The restaurant has a great atmosphere and well laid out. Would gladly reccomend to other family and friends.

  • Visited August 2013
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Thank nessa3187
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English first
Brisbane
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91 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“So good, yet so hit and miss”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2013

Have been to this resturant many times and have so many great meals here to the extent of recommending it to friends, and this is where my story goes bad, they had a bad experience, and then we went back to see why, and we have now had a bad experience twice since, seems that get too busy Friday and Saturday night and the service suffers, otherwise the food is great, and when not busy the service is great, so in all my suggestion, go on a now busy day and you might be ok.

  • Visited June 2013
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Thank sblucher
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Brisbane, Australia
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“SPECTACULAR”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2013

By far the best food I have had in Brisbane. Service is excellent, staff are friendly and I can't say enough about how good the food is!! I have had a few different meals on the menu and I have not been disappointed...reasonably priced for fine dining food..!

  • Visited July 2013
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Thank Akeelah J
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Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Easily the best in Brisbane”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2013

The food here is ALL simply amazing ! My wife and I have become regulars and we have never been disappointed. By far the best food and service we have ever had in Aus! The chef is a genius and the staff are all efficient and still so friendly.
We cannot big this place up enough ! Incredible !!

  • Visited July 2013
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Thank Feiz
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Brisbane, Australia
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Best Italian in Brisbane”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2013 via mobile

The food here is delicious absolutely amazing. The service and venue are excellent. The food even satisfied my incredibly fussy nanna. Definitely going to be a regular soon.

  • Visited June 2013
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Thank Annabelle G
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