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Olive Cafe

) #2 of 46 Coffee & Tea in Wellington #28 of 767 Places to Eat in Wellington €€ - €€€ European, Cafe,
170 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-802 5266
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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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 3 days ago via mobile

We visited Olive for brunch and were delighted with the food. All the items on the menu looked delicious and our orders were fantastic and definitely value for money, we left very full! The staff were great and friendly, so much so that we decided...More

Thank Morrisons_94
Reviewed 1 week ago

Olive Cafe is right in the heart of Cuba Street, the old Arts heartbeat of the Capital. With both inside and charming, covered outdoor space, it thoroughly captures what's modestly best about the heartbeat of the creative culture of Wellington. Always a stalwart of my...More

Thank lytteltonbrando
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have always enjoyed Olive but on a cold Wellington day I was disappointed. The service was abrupt and the food was average. After the meal was delivered we were never asked if we wanted/needed anything else - we enjoyed coffee elsewhere.

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you to the friendly, efficient staff at Olive. I have walked past this café a gazillion times and always thought it looked 'nice'. Finally gave it a go yesterday for brunch (on a very busy Sunday). We sat out the back in a lovely...More

Thank Lahsia
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Beautifully decorated cafe with a good atmosphere. Eggs florentine was lovely and service was fast only complaint is it's not open later!

Thank Justine S
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Great food (pick the lamb or the eggplant dish) with a very good selection of wine in a lovely atmosphere.

Thank Johanna M
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in for brunch with my wife. Great vibe, excellent service from friendly staff backed up by excellent food. Been here a few times now and it's always been the same experience. Great Vegan options from knowledgeable staff who are happen to accomodate your needs.....great...More

Thank Braveheart14
Reviewed 24 June 2017

A busy cold Saturday Lunch time in Cuba Street, we walked in and it was toasty warm, we were welcomed and shown a nice table. Good service. Ordered the Housemade beef burger with bacon, smoked brinza and plum ketchup with pork crackling and beetroot relish....More

Thank ActionHero47
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

On a wet and windy Wellington day sought a comfort breakie here at Olive! ❤️it recommended for breakie brunch or lunch x service No 1x

Thank KatSydney11
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Had a great evening here before heading off to The Opera house for a concert. Great meal for my wife & me (vegan) and the others more than happy with their choice too. Friendly, efficient service, good drinks list and fun, pleasant ambient setting. They...More

Thank Stu62Auckland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$28
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
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, 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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