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The Olive Bistro

€€ - €€€Italian, , Pizza
22A Church Street, Durbanville 7550, South Africa
+27 21 975 5082
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (62 reviews)
“venison pie” (3 reviews)
“pork neck” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
22A Church Street, Durbanville 7550, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every known and again I make this fatal mistake of ordering a meal where the cuisine of the establishment differs somewhat. I had an eisbein in what seems to be an Italian place. Big mistake, my friends had great meals and I must seriously question...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We were a table of 8 friends. I ordered the pork belly, I found it dry and whilst the skin was crisp it was burnt in places. Others ordered pizza, prego roll, calamari and venison pie which was all very tasty. The service was good...More

Thank Keith P
Reviewed 9 July 2018

For the last 5years Olive Bistro has put n smile on my face. After Friday nights dinner with my girl friend I decided to say my part. I've never been disappointed eating at Olive Bistro. The starters are always lovely and my favorite Atlantic pizza,...More

Thank Gidz_SA
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I would highly recommend the Olive Bistro for any type of event. They surprised me with their amazing pizza offering. Can't wait to go again!

Thank Lorraine J
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Joined some friends for dinner and drinks at this cozy restaurant... Service by Lee was exceptional, the meals served were well prepared and really deliscious... And boy, the Trinchado!!! The best everrrrrr!!! This is really a little pace worth visiting and can wholeheartedly recommend this...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We went for lunch on a cool autumn day and they lit a fire late afternoon when it got cold. The menu is Mediterranean so we four ladies decided on a tapas type of platter to share. Was very good and tasty. The service was...More

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We were a table of four. Can't remember the waiters name but we got really great service from him. We had pizzas and it was all good.

Thank Ellen-May J
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We were a table of 6. We took our own red wine and paid corkage. I ordered the venison pie, it was very well presented and was served in its own pie casing as opposed to being served in a ramekin with a crust on...More

Thank Keith P
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Mothers Day lunch with friend and her mum. Most awesome eisbein. Couldn't eat it all, so it has been turned into fab pea and ham soup for the freezer.

Thank borguelady
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

My family and I had dinner at Olive Bistro last night which is one of our favourites. However, the service was not what we have experienced before. The waiter was very unfriendly and did not offer us anything more after our main meal, forgot to...More

Thank Freddie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22A Church Street, Durbanville 7550, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Durbanville
  • Phone Number: +27 21 975 5082
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Our Times: Monday - Closed Tue-Sat - 11:00 - 23:30 (Gate closes at 21:30) Sun - 11:00 - 17:00 (Gate closes at 14:30)
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