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The Olive Tree

No. 8 The Mall | The Viking Triangle, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 585 555
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (126 reviews)
“churros” (35 reviews)
“bravas” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
No. 8 The Mall | The Viking Triangle, Waterford, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 457 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Hands down our favorite place to eat in Waterford, great for family or date night. On our last visit we discovered the meat and cheese plate for 2, amazing!

Thank Shibboleth69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went in for pub grub and really enjoyed it so went back for a fee pints next day,friendly staff and good beer and music

Thank Vinny D
Trevor P, Manager at The Olive Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the kind words and we look forward to seeing you again Thanks Eddie

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Went here early evening without a reservation but even though the place was quiet we seemed to be a burden to them!! Menu was fine, wines were ok but need to work on making people feel welcome!More

1  Thank NCCC
Trevor P, Manager at The Olive Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hi nccc Thank you for your comments. Customers are never a burden to us and the hundreds of 5 star reviews over the 5 very busy years here are thankfully testiment to that. We take a lot of time every week to look after our...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Very nice place. Food is great. Not big meals but tapas servings primarily. Very tasty. Would recommend.

Thank Audrey C
Trevor P, Manager at The Olive Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thanks Audrey We appreciate your review and look forward to seeing you again soon Eddie Manager The olive tree

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

At our first try at Tapas we enjoyed a selection of beautiful food that was cooked to perfection. I can recommend the Monkfish Tempura and the Taco bravo, which we had 2 portions of. Will definitely be backed.

1  Thank Colin S
Trevor P, Manager at The Olive Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thanks Colin Appreciate the review and look forward to seeing you soon Eddie Manager The Olive Tree

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

When we entered the restaurant we were seated straight away by very friendly waiter he took drinks order and we were given a menu as a whole the staff were friendly attentive and I am sure hard working. The atmosphere was also very pleasant however...More

1  Thank William O
Trevor P, Manager at The Olive Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hi William Thank you for takeing the time to put a bland review up accross so many forums. It is a sincere shame that you were unable to let myself or your server know the 3 times you were asked if everything was to your...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Big group of us ate here recently, great staff tasty food and the best atmosphere in the city. Really enjoyed our evening and found the food and drink reasonable .

1  Thank b0baj0b2018
Trevor P, Manager at The Olive Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thanks bob Much appreciate the review Look forward to seeing you again Eddie Manager The Olive Tree

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Best tapas I’ve seen in a while lovely friendly staff with affordable yet flavourful food. Staff very attentive to guests

1  Thank loffylobster
Trevor P, Manager at The Olive Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thanks Liam Appreciate the review. Look forward to seeing you again Eddie Manager The Olive tree

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

My partner and I had been thinking about going to the Olive Tree for some time, we had heard some very good reviews about it. We booked a table for last Saturday night (11/08/18) at 8pm. We were greeted on arrival by some very friendly...More

Thank matcar2018
Trevor P, Manager at The Olive Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hi matcar Thank you for takeing the time to join tripadvisor to leave this review. We would have loved an opportunity on the night if you had asked to be moved we would have done so as soon as we could. Or possibly when I...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We decided to have dinner here before a theatre night out. I was sceptical as too many places are throwing anything small on a plate and calling it tapas these days. I was wrong. We ordered a selecton from the menu and they were excellent....More

Thank seanaway
Trevor P, Manager at The Olive Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hi seanaway Thanks for the review. It's fair and balanced and we take your points onboard. We do hope to see you again Eddie Manager The Olive tree

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 8 The Mall | The Viking Triangle, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 585 555
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Description
Tapas Bar located in the Viking Triangle at the Heart of Waterford. Serving the community for five years. Our dedicated team will look after you from start to finish and our focus on fresh local produce shines through.
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