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Olive Cafe

€€ - €€€European, Cafe,
170 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-802 5266
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (43 reviews)
“lamb” (13 reviews)
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European, Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
170 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Fabulous food, good menu choices too. Something for everybody, service terrific and prompt I had Pork Belly as a starter and salmon for main - superb, not too big, but the flavours were outstanding. Price was a good average for good dining we thought and...More

Thank barbara c
Reviewed yesterday

Meal was great the staff and service was top rate.well worth trying it out.the menu is differant every Tuesday but tonight was so nice we will come and try it again

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place for a brunch. Very nice coffee! The outside garden is just beautiful! Had the eggs Benedict and they were tasty! Would come back again!

Thank alicegrey2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really like this cafe and their little garden at the back is a hidden gem in Wellington. Great at any time for lunch or a coffee on the go if you need a quiet break a coffee and their delicious cakes.

Thank nathalierp2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A busy place on a Saturday night but food was good and service friendly and efficient My daughter had the WOAP burger and I had the lamb it was delicious

Thank Jatbowelly B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had Olive listed on my Wellington list of places to eat. We checked their menu and was sold. We didn’t have a booking but they accepted walk ins and was offered a table straight away. We were greeted by this friendly and enthusiastic lady....More

Thank Chiepink
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stylish decor, lovely breakfast, perfect coffee and attentive staff. Great way to start the day. Will definitely be back.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We went here with another couple. We didn't realise they had a fixed price option for Tuesday nights but the choices looked good for $45 so we took this. All the food was beautifully presented and delicious. The service was also friendly and attentive despite...More

Thank Nikki T
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Do get here to eat. We were with a large group again and we were all happy with our experience. We made reservations and were seated in the "wee room" out back. The restaurant wasn't too busy, the servers were attentive and saw that we...More

Thank Shawn C
Reviewed 20 July 2018

I love Olive Cafe on Cuba Street - was there for lunch today and the entree I had was delicious. I wish I had what I think is a season special - it has chickpeas and was rolled up, egg roll style, with potatoes and...More

Thank AnneKemp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-802 5266
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