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The Olive Tree

No. 8 The Mall | The Viking Triangle, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 585 555
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (118 reviews)
“churros” (37 reviews)
“bravas” (13 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
No. 8 The Mall | The Viking Triangle, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very greasy food and VERY Garlicky and I like Garlic. Small and intimate. Friendly, but food doesn't do it for me.

Thank TsalaWaterford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this place last Thursday with my wife and was very unimpressed...each word in the title of my review describes each of the four dishes we had....Firsty the food came out ridiculously quick and to be honest I was sorry it came out at...More

Thank Aidan M
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Had a perfect evening in the Olive Tree with tapas with friends. We all got something different and shared, great value and great food. Staff were brilliant, energetic and smiling all the time. Will be back

Thank Waterford F
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Date night with the husband and The Olive Tree was the right choice! Service was fantastic: our server was very friendly and nice. Food was amazing! We had the chicken skewers, calamari, chickpea stew, chorizo, spicy potatoes and churros and ice-cream for dessert! Would recommend...More

Thank Arienrhod
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Four of us went for dinner here on a wet Saturday in January, and the place lifted our spirits. I have eaten here a few times and each time makes me eager to return. Half of our party had not eaten here before but by...More

1  Thank blueducksgreenducks
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

I went with a group of work colleagues and had a good evening. Now I live in Spain and Tapas takes on a different meaning in Spain. At the Olive Tree the food was good for the audience and served in a typical Spanish way....More

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Poor start. Asked for a Bowl of olives on a Saturday night, in the Olive Tree - no olives. Three of us ordered. Waitress forgot/lost the order and came back to take it again. Calamari was good. There was a chorizo and morcilla dish with...More

Thank Blaa_8
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

This place is so awesome. Been a few times.Staff are so lovely and always make you important. Food is so good. Best Restaurant in Waterford.

Thank poppyellen83
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Waterford for winterval and stumbled upon the olive tree It has a lovely ambience and lovely food The portions are a little on the small size but were incredibly tasty It was a little over priced for what you are getting, for...More

Thank holly74limerick
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Love so much about this restaurant...staff always great and knowledgable...great ambience...interesting tasty food...visited recently on the Sunday evening of a long weekend...ordered several dishes as usual...asked if we could have some bread to accompany our selection to be told the only way we could have...More

Thank fridayroiCork
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 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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Tapas Bar located in the Viking Triangle at the Heart of Waterford.
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