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The Blue Olive

) #185 of 579 Restaurants in Halifax €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, Greek
6196 Quinpool Rd., Halifax, Nova Scotia B3L 1A3, Canada
+1 902-407-3000
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“greek salad” (10 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
6196 Quinpool Rd., Halifax, Nova Scotia B3L 1A3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 16 May 2017

We are Greek, we used to go to Berbati for the food. Now we go here. Everything looked so good, we had a hard time deciding. The restaurant has a "mom&pop" owner vibe.

1  Thank Mary H
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I haven't been here for quite some time so it was a treat to stop by for supper recently. This is a nice, bright spot with great window seats and a colourful decor. Our server was pleasant and helpful and the food was good. I...More

Thank peispud66
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Being half Greek myself I have been raised on the cuisine since I was first able to eat solid food so I can sometimes be picky. The Blue Olive is as authentic as they come. Delicious lamb, salad, dips and some nice surprises too. I...More

2  Thank KennO555
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I just had supper here tonight with a friend for the first time. Had ordered take out last year and enjoyed the meal but it was even better dining in. I had a lamb souvlaki plate that came with two skewers of lamb pieces, rice,...More

2  Thank Acadia80
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Have ordered Blue Olive take out over a dozen times in hope that maybe the next time the service would be better. Every single time we order from Blue Olive it takes over an hour to get delivered, every single time part or all of...More

Thank briaghfergusson15
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Nice evening atmosphere.restaurant empty so very quiet.Food was tasty, plates heavy with roasted potatoes and rice with small portions of fish on mine and veg moussaka on my husbands.For the price I thought the main could have been more substantial with less of the other.The...More

1  Thank nickie M
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch today. This place is always good. Love the fried zucchini appetizer!! Great service. The owner is always visible and asks about the meal.

1  Thank itravelsomewhere
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Small restaurant..very cozy..great service..amazing apps...my haddock was more than amazing..we can not wait to go back...A must try for any one that loves food with FLAVOR!

1  Thank gloriagallant
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Long story short: if you want over and above exceptional service, come here... Small interior, our reservation was placed in front of the fireplace (too hot for me) but others loved it. It's a very small place, cozy with awesome appetizers. I ordered the NY...More

2  Thank Darrell L
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

One of the most delicious mouthwatering stuffed medditterrean haddock to ever hit the pallet. Your taste buds are in for a treat the minute you walk in the auroma and smell will wisked you away into Vision of Santorini while yelling OPA! Wonderful.

3  Thank spiderwoman808
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6196 Quinpool Rd., Halifax, Nova Scotia B3L 1A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-407-3000
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