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Olivo Harbourside

#451 of 4,974 Restaurants in Sydney
€€ - €€€, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Harbourside Darling Harbour | Level 1, Shop 297-297, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9280 4200
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (16 reviews)
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“arancini” (10 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 23:00 Hours
Australian, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Harbourside Darling Harbour | Level 1, Shop 297-297, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Four of us had an evening meal here in Darling Harbour and had a great time, in a superb atmosphere, just tainted by a very slow service. We heard that there were staff shortages that night, so maybe the service is normally better than we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TerryH2723
Reviewed 3 days ago

We think this may be an Australian thing but in four different restaurants not a single staff greeted us, they just walked right past us, etc. One place said after we asked, “ grab a seat then order at the bar”. For $25-$40.00 mains, I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cebcolpitts
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We booked late, yet still had a marvellous table overlooking the city. A perfect vantage point for the 9am fireworks at Darling Harbour. The waiters were very friendly, helpful and attentive. I was touched by three of them singing happy birthday to my husband as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JuneC683
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had booked a table for 16 people. On arrival discovered that for some reason our booking had been cancelled. Staff were apologetic and quickly arranged for a table to be set up. The service was quick and staff pleasant. food was well accepted by the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank alantG275KB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was friendly and efficient. The drinks were fine. The food was not so good. 4 of us went for breakfast. The menu described the eggs any way a being served with roasted tomatoes. When it arrived, the only tomato was 1 sun dried...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 10carter10
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Went here in our first morning and we were directed to sit where we wanted. We then proceeded to watch 3 other groups come in and be seen to before we were even offered water? One couple received their food before we ordered? Food was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Andrew O
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Had brunch with my wife whilst exploring Darling Harbour and Barangaroo. The service was efficient and friendly. Our food was nicely prepared and presented. Good to enjoy our food in the sunshine.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DennisWK
Reviewed 25 October 2018

They have a two course special with wine we have eaten here quite a lot I wish they would bring back the pizza special

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank debbiesmith2018
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We had the arincini balls and stuffed tempura zuchinni flowers to start, followed by beef short ribs and salmon. All food was fantastic. Our only complaint is that our waitress wasn’t friendly nor ever produced a smile, and it would have been nice for the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Reneefaye
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I have been to this restaurant on a few occasions now and normally I am walking away satisfied. I wish I could say the same today but in all honesty, it was disappointing. Location is great, tables are inside the restaurant and out on the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 972debg
Darling Harbour
The original docklands of Darling Harbour have been
transformed into a tourist mecca with entertainment
for the whole family. Cockle Bay Wharf offers dining
options from budget to upscale and million dollar
views of the harbour. Young crowds gather on weekends
for nightlife that ranges from salsa clubs to Dj’s.
Families can visit the Chinese Gardens of Friendship
or the Sydney Aquarium, one of the largest in the
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17 July 2016|
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Response from scorpio_2318 | Reviewed this property |
Yes we did it on a weekend. Well worth it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbourside Darling Harbour | Level 1, Shop 297-297, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9280 4200
  • E-mail
Traditional Italian Cuisine served using homely Australian ingredients
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