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Olive Restaurant & Bar

) #62 of 1,385 Restaurants in Liverpool €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
25-27 Castle Street, Liverpool L2 4TA, England
+44 151 227 2242
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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25-27 Castle Street, Liverpool L2 4TA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Olive on a vey busy Friday evening. We had a lovely table overlooking the open chicken. My friend had the muscles starter which was extremely tasty and for the main course we had the beef burger and meatballs. Both these dishes were nice...More

Thank cymrobangor
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a nice restaurant, staff are pleasant and efficient, food is OK and the wine is expensive for what they offer. Food prices are not too bad, so if you're looking for a bite to eat when in Liverpool you could do worse and you...More

Thank Steveb5708
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere. Was a bit confused when the make your own pizza arrived from the kiddie menu when sharing our starters but quickly realised that they literally didake their pizza so kept the occupied whilst we ate starters then took the away to cook and...More

1  Thank SaraSaraE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and i enjoyed a lovely meal here recently. It was a busy saturday night but the service was great and the food lovely. Would definitely recommend it.

1  Thank Gemma W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hen party went to Olive and had a good time. The staff were friendly and attentive. The food was nice standard italian food. The garlic bread is very good value and I recommend the courgette fries as a side. Cocktails are £8 and there...More

1  Thank Saskya2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We’d booked as a party of 10 and it was a Saturday night. We got there early but the table wasn’t ready so the friendly staff showed us a bar area to wait in and drinks were sorted quickly. The atmosphere in the lower ground...More

1  Thank collavfc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

to a lively and spacious bar/ restaurant. A mix of families, groups of friends and' just dropper-ins' like myself. Staff quick and pleasant. There was a delay with my order, which for me wasnt a problem at the time,but apologies were given and extras were...More

1  Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here one evening and was greeted by the bar lady. She was a little flirty but in a professional way. We had a short wait for the a table and were offered a menu to browse while we waited. We shared a garlic bread...More

2  Thank James R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We do visit her often and like the food. Restraunt wasn't busy and asked if we had booked but this wasn't an issue as plenty of tables. Drinks order taken San food as we knew what we wanted. Garlic bread to start with which was...More

1  Thank Pauline P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a really quite nice restaurant, and rather popular, as we found out when coming in. It has outside seating for coffee or drinks, also food, unfortunately with cars closely running by. The inside is nicely decorated with a relatively modern, but cozy design,...More

1  Thank gourmet_ou_gourmand
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Is there many gluten free options on the menu as my mother is celiac, thanks
18 May 2017|
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Response from Martyn M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, plenty, I'm not sure if they use an alternative to (Durum) wheat for their pasta/pizza/garlic bread dishes but the open plan kitchen means you can ask the head chef directly. Otherwise plenty of alternative mains albeit... More
Would like to see a menu
10 October 2016|
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Response from stringey | Reviewed this property |
Sorry thats not right was thinking of another Olive Tree restaurant. We didnt have the car as we got the train so not sure about parking.
Harris F
Is there parking quite close to the restaurant itself?
13 March 2015|
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Response from NXW | Reviewed this property |
We went in evening and parked on street about 5 minutes walk away, its pot luck if you find a parking space any nearer. In the day time I would think you would need to park in one of the many city centre designated car parks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$43
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25-27 Castle Street, Liverpool L2 4TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool>  > Central Liverpool
  • Neighbourhood: Central Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 227 2242
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Olive is a bar & restaurant where you can enjoy the taste of Italy, sample the warm & cosy surroundings that provide an experience that everyone will love.
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