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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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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (13 reviews)
“creme brulee” (6 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
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European, Mediterranean, 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 yesterday via mobile

Good service Good food Awesome fish and steak Great wine list We would come back again. Also has a kids play area

Thank Lee-Ann S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious pasta and salad. Bit of a wait for food but it was very good. Friendly and attentive staff.

Thank IshanaV
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambience and service of this restaurant was great. The food was good and timeously served. Little on the expensive side but well worth it because of the happy waitrons checking up on you just the right amount and the delicious food. Can highly recommend...More

Thank 258dianne
Reviewed 1 week ago

I organised the whole event from Uitenhage over the phone with Mvelo 033 347 1131 whom went out of his way in assisting me. My husband went up for the occasion and the food and service they received were amazing.

Thank MarietjieM-Woodhead
Reviewed 1 week ago

great food and service and about time pmb had this. Well worth the visit as the food is the best pmb has to offer and the location is great, quite and relaxing

Thank helitrac2r
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eaten here several times. Always good food, good service and nice atmosphere. Prices are not the cheapest but when the meal goes well, you don't mind. Staff are good at assisting with the menu.

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Olive and oil Pietermaritzburg is very intimate and cosy. The service and good is also very good. I would recommend this place for a romantic evening.

Thank Londa N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic service from Londa and Phumzile. Interesting menu.The Marrakesh pizza was absolutely outstanding and the Chicken pesto pasta sublime. The Manager personally visited each table. Highly recommended. Full marks for service and food.

Thank Hilary F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great night and everyone ‘s meals was excellent. We forgot a bottle of wine there and they phoned me and kept it for us - amazing to still get such great honest places.

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Olive and Oil are highly recommended for really good quality food, attentive and special service from the waiters and managers! One of the quality restaurants available in PMB that isn’t a fast food chain establishment. Try their sister restaurant across the entrance called Atasca -...More

Thank Dylan A
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Zanokuhle K
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
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, 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
  • E-mail
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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