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“Delicious, good spot for a group dinner”
Review of olive and fish

olive and fish
Ranked #53 of 743 Restaurants in Jerusalem
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $20 - $36
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Reviewed May 10, 2013

Enjoyed a group dinner for 26 here last week. Nice private room in the front/street side. Set menu included a wide variety of mezzes, Yarden wines, fresh lemonade, and entrees were St. Peter's fish, kabobs, chicken with dates and figs, and beef ravioli. Dessert was strawberries and some pastries. Absolutely delicious. Wait staff were very helpful and personable. Would definitely go back!

Thank Saranger
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Reviewed May 8, 2013

Every single salad put in front of us was so very good!!! We had 2 awesome servers that I were so nice & friendly to a bunch of Americans with only 4 people out of 25 speaking any Hebrew. The steak & potatoes come with this amazing spicy mustard that was much needed to clear out sinuses at our visit. The one chicken dish was made with honey & ginger but was not as sweet as it sounds & was very delicious. Ironically I did not try any fish but the salmon looked delicious & even though we were a large group everyone seemed very happy with all the courses. The servers are very knowledgeable about the ingredients of all foods since there were some people in our group with different food allergies. Good time, just a little warm in there so where layers so you can take them off if need be. Also the bathroom is upstairs & I did not see any elevator so if there is a problem going upstairs just know this before you visit but try not to let it stop you from going - the food is very good. Worth a night out!

Thank DWhite1157
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Reviewed May 8, 2013

We've been going to Olive & Fish as a family for years, any time we felt like spoiling ourselves with a nice evening out. (The chicken liver with pears is a particular favourite.) Last month, however, I organized an anniversary dinner there for over 80 people. Despite that number, the restaurant maintained its high standards of food, service and friendliness, as well as coming toward us with the pricing and doing everything to meet our special requests.

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Thank wendy e
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Reviewed May 4, 2013

The restaurant has received many write-ups, so it is hard to get in without a reservation. We did not have one, so we sat at the little bar. The staff is young, but well trained. The food was delicious. They know fish!

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Thank Lori G
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Reviewed May 3, 2013

We had a meal there one night, near our hotel so it was very convenient. Food was good. Worth a try.

Thank MxSmrs
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