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Address: 1158 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4533
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+1 858-551-8250
10:00 - 20:00
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A very nice stop for a glass of wine and a view of the sunset. Food looked like simple quality salads and small bites.

Reviewed 6 days ago
Julie M
Bethesda, Maryland
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Bethesda, Maryland
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A very nice stop for a glass of wine and a view of the sunset. Food looked like simple quality salads and small bites.

Thank Julie M
Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to We Olive for their "Happy Hour" a couple of times when we were there. The wine and especially the cheese plate :) were just fabulous! We sat out back on the deck and the view of the ocean was just a picture. The service was excellent and the server could answer any question we had about the... More 

Thank Diane H
Vancouver BC
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259 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

OK - it's a peekaboo view, but away from the razzle dazzle, with overtones of gourmet, hippism, neat hideaway. Small space - maybe 10 on the patio, as well as inside seating for maybe 12 more. Great charcuterie plate, modest quality Sauvignon Blanc wine, but hey, at $7 off a bottle on Sunday's, it was fine. And lovely people there... More 

Thank 8Peter
San Antonio, Texas
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a great place to drink wine and unwind after shopping and sightseeing on la jolla beach this is the place. They have an awesome area in the back patio with a couple of small tables and a great view.

Thank lindanueva
Mission Viejo, California
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We spent a few hours in this store with their sommelier Colin. He made our day with his knowledge. We packed a case of wine for our home fridge.

Thank Megan M I
Riverside, California
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2,148 reviews
706 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 491 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Enjoy some oils, wines and views. This isn't your typical wine or oil shop. The staff are very well trained and you will learn as much as you want about quality oils. Doing this while enjoying some wine and views makes this one of the top stops during the shopping portion of your time here.

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 February 2016

We were meeting 2 other couples at We Olive, and the seating outside on the deck is TINY, but oh so worth being crowded. It was a beautiful day, the food was excellent and Our server was very kind!

Thank Nancy And Steve H
Fayetteville, Georgia
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35 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2015

On the way to having dinner at another restaurant, we stopped for Happy Hour at We Olive to sample some wine and ended up ordering one of their flatbreads, the delicious spinach flatbread with roasted tomato and black olive tapenade. The staff here are very friendly and welcoming, and helpful with wine selection. The place has olive oil and balsamic... More 

Thank Lorna N
Santee, CA
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193 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015

We visited We Olive as part of a food tour (Bite San Diego - La Jolla). Even though we frequent La Jolla regularly, I’d never stopped in here. Selfishly, I almost don’t want to tell you how incredibly awesome this place is. I’d like to keep it from getting too busy! The olive oil is great but the best part... More 

2 Thank riceburnergrace
Oceanside, California
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155 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

You can treat this place like a museum or go and eat. I'll talk about the "museum" aspect. There are tons of different vinegars and oils at We Olive. You can pretty much taste all of them. But don't simply focus on trying oils. They have jams, jellies, sauces etc to sample. There are many combinations from fruits to habanero... More 

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