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The Olive Grove

100 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP, England
+44 1223 778575
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (59 reviews)
“baklava” (59 reviews)
“mixed grill” (67 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
100 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was highly recommended to us but we found the food average and in some cases bland. We were a group of 19 and the restaurant sat another large group immediately beside us meaning the noise levels made the experience truly awful. There was...More

Thank ArohaCM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not especially impressed. Food was ok and the wine was ok. Not that many vegetarian options. Staff were pleasant. Thing is, it's just too expensive for such an ordinary restaurant. I know it's the centre of Cambridge but it just isn't worth it. I won't...More

Thank AbiDucky
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were delighted with our experience at The Olive Grove excellent friendly and efficient staff especially Lauren who is a credit to the restaurant. We had mixed meze which was tasty and plentiful. I had beef stifado which I must say is the best I...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our gluten free option was not gluten free which was very problematic for my guest with celiac disease. Cold potatoes

Thank teamtoma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were blown away by the standard of this restaurant, how it is not in the top 10 I will never know, vastly superior to the Chop House which currently ranks above it and we visited last night. The waitress here was as good as...More

Thank Stuart A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my favourite places in cambridge. The food is just delicious but the service is also great. I came here for my birthday with my friends and I got a complementary drink and a baklava with a birthday candle which I thought...More

Thank sof_DC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was here with my wife, daughter and a couple of her friends for an impromptu dining experience on a wet Tuesday evening. The food was served in a reasonable time period and was satisfying.

Thank varsityboydublin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The title says it all. But jokes aside the food was really good the lamb was cooked perfectly and the spinach pastry was light and crisp. The prawn dish was a little stingy though

Thank Tian Wei L
Reviewed 17 March 2018

We came here on a Saturday, a couple weeks ago after being highly recommended by a couple friends. which now that we've been here I can see what all the fuss was about. The staff were all friendly and very attentive, as well as good...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Stayed a night in Cambridge the last weekend in January this year and went back to our favourite restaurant. We are not very often over in Cambridge but we still love dining at the Olive Grove. Everything is still the same high standards of helpful...More

Thank chillout66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 778575
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Description
The Olive Grove opened its doors for the first time on the 1st of April 2013 in Cambridge, UK; bringing from Greece the long-standing culinary tradition of the Maniot Kontakos family. Since 1992, the family has been providing executive hospitality & catering services through its Greek subsidiaries the Capari Suites, the Kouzini and the Canal.Today we aim to bring traditional Greek food with artisan twists of our Chef Mr Joseph Zanaty transforming the Greek food you know & like to food that will dazzle and instantly earn your love.
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