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Olivas

Olivas Friday Street | Stroud, Painswick GL6 6QJ, England
+44 1452 814774
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (28 reviews)
“chorizo” (11 reviews)
“cake” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Mediterranean, Spanish, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Olivas Friday Street | Stroud, Painswick GL6 6QJ, England
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21 - 30 of 184 reviews

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place! Set in the heart of Painswick, Olivia's was a refreshing find with great staff. We arrived just after they had stopped serving food for the afternoon but without hesitation they offered to throw something together, apologetic that the full menu wasn't...More

Thank GHN20122
OLIVAS07, Owner at Olivas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Dear GHN thank you for taking the time to review Olivas, Glad that we could serve you .

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped for refreshments after a long day on the Cotswold Way. The place was warm and welcoming. Great coffee- super cakes.

Thank penarthguy
OLIVAS07, Owner at Olivas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thankyou , hopefully we replenished your energy needs to carry on on your walks. Regards Olivas Team

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I'd read some reports on TripAdvisor about slow, indifferent service at Olivas but had also read that the food was good, so on a day trip to Painswick, we made our way there for lunch. Now I've been to cafes and restaurants both big and...More

1  Thank KeithTonbridge
OLIVAS07, Owner at Olivas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review Olivas in a detailed manner. I think you have described the essence of what a day can be for us. Thank you Olivas Team

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Following a near 'disaster' when me and my friend discovered that our usual cafe was now closed on a Wednesday afternoon, we went for a walk round Painswick and fortunately found Olivas! As other reviewers have commented, on the right sunny day you can easily...More

1  Thank Catherine R
OLIVAS07, Owner at Olivas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Well know you have found us , hope to see soon again. Thank you fort taking the time to review us Olivas Team

Reviewed 8 August 2017

A charming little cafe in Painswick providing just the sort of brunch we were looking for. We ordered hot drinks, a toasted sandwich and a tapas sharing platter for two. It wasn’t particularly busy but the waitress said they were very busy and there would...More

Thank Patrick H
OLIVAS07, Owner at Olivas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Dear Patrick Apologies for any delay, We were busy with a large outside order not meaning that your order was less important, We agree that communication is paramount with the costume . The tapas as a norm do come out in stages, thats the essence...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

A small, unassuming little cafe that is friendly and serves good food, which is important in a small town, Painswick, that only offers 4 or 5 places to eat. We had a yummy butternut squash and red pepper soup and an quiche like tart that...More

1  Thank strathconaphone
OLIVAS07, Owner at Olivas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for your Time to review Olivas

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Had the most delicious lunch at Olivas. Friendly staff. Minus for the restroom and the spiders there.

Thank Maren L
OLIVAS07, Owner at Olivas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for your Time to review Olivas

Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Quick bite to refresh ourselves while exploring Painswick- the fresh, delicious, real food served here was a delight; quality ingredients, meals made from scratch each time, quirky surroundings and staff eager to provide an upbeat experience, happy to point out next sights in our journey,...More

1  Thank Christopher P
OLIVAS07, Owner at Olivas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

We are glad you enjoyed our food !!! Hope that Painswick the Queen of the Cotswolds treated you well Thank you for your Time to review Olivas The Team

Reviewed 4 June 2017

A lovely find in the small town of Painswick. Ideal for a coffee and something sweet like apple pie, danishes, cakes. Seating inside and out. Pleasant staff.

Thank Cathy R
OLIVAS07, Owner at Olivas, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Dear Cathy Thank you for you review, Hope you enjoyed your visit to Painswick. Regards Olivas` Team

Reviewed 2 June 2017

A small and somewhat quirky café tucked away in the back streets of this very sleepy but attractive village, we were surprised to find it virtually deserted on our Saturday lunchtime visit with only a couple of locals in there to keep us company before...More

Thank Blackth0rn
OLIVAS07, Owner at Olivas, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you for your time

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
04:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Olivas Friday Street | Stroud, Painswick GL6 6QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Stroud District  >  Painswick
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 814774
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