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OLiV Tapas Bar & Restaurant at Strewn Winery

€€ - €€€International, ,
1339 Lakeshore Rd | Strewn Winery, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
+1 905-468-1222
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“tapas” (121 reviews)
“gnocchi” (33 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 20:45 Hours
International, Contemporary, Wine Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1339 Lakeshore Rd | Strewn Winery, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They had one waitress to do bar, table, bills everything. Food was very overpriced for the quality and portions. Would never go back

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two couples asked a local wine tour operator for his recommendation for dinner and he suggested we try Oliv, at the Strewn Winery. This is a lovely setting and even though this was last minute on a Friday, they were able to seat us right...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After winning an online competition for a gift card we visited on Saturday for lunch. Wow is all I can say. Service was amazing, atmosphere was great and the food - outstanding ! We started with a drink called Balsamic Blast, followed by a delicious...More

Thank traceyjanewheeler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The dinner was included at the end of our Grape Escape wine tour. This meal was classified as Gourmet and we were not disappointed! The food was fantastic, incredible service and lovely ambiance. We tried some vinegar/oil samples and were happy to bring some home....More

Thank outalotADK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very quaint dining room attached to Strewn Winery. Balsamic olive oil selection was amazing. The room, service, food and ambiance was great. We were part of a wine tour with GRAPE ESCAPE which was a package deal, so not sure about the pricing of the...More

1  Thank smitty5125
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Any time we travel to the Niagara wine region, we stop at Strewn for a case or two of wine. They have some lovely offerings not available in the LCBO. If we have time, we also visit the restaurant. You can always count on a...More

Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 8 October 2018

My partner and I went to OLiV as a part of our wine tour with "gourmet" dinner. We were excited to see what food we would get as my partner is a chef with his own company and we have eaten in multiple higher end...More

Thank SEArentity
Reviewed 7 October 2018

While not within walking distance of downtown, this restaurant is very much worth a visit. The food was superb and the wines (of course) were sublime.

Thank LarryMason
Reviewed 24 September 2018

The service was good; pleasant, attentive, but the kitchen seemed slow. Some much appreciated fresh bread arrived quickly, but the crudités (for my wife requiring gluten free) never showed up[. Our group of 12 went for lunch on Sunday and were shocked to hear that...More

Thank Gr8ps
Richard J, Owner at OLiV Tapas Bar & Restaurant at Strewn Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

I am sorry that your visit this time was disappointing. While we feature a flat bread pizza as a limited option, with the dough made in-house each day by our baking staff, we are not a pizza restaurant. Similarly, we have only ever had a...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018

My husband and I made a reservation here because we love tapas. We were honestly expecting something a little different, as we both think of Spain when we think of tapas. This is not a Spanish restaurant by any means, but it is a balsamic...More

Thank kkaaaayy
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29 October 2018|
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Response from Kathleen C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I’m not sure.
Ken and Susan D
26 October 2016|
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Response from Richard J | Property representative |
Hello. A private dining experience for 20 people is possible - however, it is a special event arrangement. Please contact the restaurant and speak to Andrea (Restaurant Manager) to discuss possibilities. The telephone... More
7 July 2016|
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Response from Richard J | Property representative |
Yes, the restaurant is "kid friendly" - although we do not have a separate menu for children. Our Chef's are prepared with a couple of specials for children that have been popular. Reservations are always recommended. You... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
International, Contemporary, Wine Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:45
11:30 - 20:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1339 Lakeshore Rd | Strewn Winery, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 905-468-1222
  • E-mail
OLiV Tasting Room & Restaurant located at Strewn Winery combines the rich flavours of OLiV Extra Virgin Olive Oils and True Balsamic Vinegars with fresh foods to provide a dining experience unlike any other. To round out your visit, try our selection of Strewn wines, chosen to perfectly compliment our Chef's culinary creations.
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