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Olive & Oil

23 Mc Carthy Drive | Cascades Shopping Centre, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
+27 33 347 1131
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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23 Mc Carthy Drive | Cascades Shopping Centre, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is always consistent and excellent . When you want a good place to go with friends I would recommend it . Menu has good variety and the wine list is also solid. Wouldn’t necessarily be my place of Choice for small kids unless...More

Thank SA2USA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic food and great service! My wife and I love dining at Olive and Oil PMB, especially during special occasions.

Thank nicoln187
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great restuarant good menu with a variety of drinks to compliment your meal great personalised service makes dining a great ecperirnxe.

Thank RanjinB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure to host my mother’s birthday at Olive & Oil today. The staff were so friendly in assisting with the arrangements and made it a memorable evening for all of us. A special thank you to our waitress, Thuli, who is one...More

Thank Johan H
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Being Mediterranean, I always find the efforts to emulate our cuisine quite cute. Mixtures of herbs and produces we'd never do or strange textures... Anyway is a fresh and light option in meat bbq loving southafrica and a very nice staff

Thank MadridUK
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Came to Olive and Oil for a friends birthday dinner. Great vibe , excellent service and delicious food. You can not go wrong.

Thank noxcocokay
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Sunday lunch with the wife and kids. Friendly, efficient service. GREAT GREAT kids meals on offer (including complimentary ice cream). Lunch time special is really great value for money. And the food was delicious. Highly recommended. Definitely coming back!!!

Thank Bernard K
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

My partner and I recently celebrated our 6 year anniversary at Olive and Oil Cascades. The waitress, Lydia was very welcoming and so was the manager, Brian. The food was delicious and portion sizes are quite big. We overall had a lovely evening, and the...More

Thank Chloë N
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

My Wife and I were looking for something different for lunch. We went to Cascades Lifestyle Centre to see what was there. Well we found a gem.... Olive & Oil! We had a look at the set lunchtime menu and thought that it was reasonably...More

Thank NJC112
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Once again really great food really good wine list. We will always go back. Staff are really well trained and friendly

Thank Dave T
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3 November 2017|
Response from Mishdawg | Reviewed this property |
Just the normal restaurant with a liquor licence. Probably everything is available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Mc Carthy Drive | Cascades Shopping Centre, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Pietermaritzburg
  • Phone Number: +27 33 347 1131
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Whatever the occasion, when dining at Olive & Oil, we aim to imbue our Guests with a sense of well-being and comfort. Our friendly staff will be on hand to indulge you with the finest traditions of the Mediterranean – exceptional food and unrivaled hospitality. Our motto is simple; comfortable food made exceptionally well!
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