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L'Olivo Ristorante Italiano

135 Marford Road, Wheathampstead, St Albans AL4 8NH, England
+44 1582 834145
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (22 reviews)
“duck” (16 reviews)
“scallops” (20 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
135 Marford Road, Wheathampstead, St Albans AL4 8NH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was excellent as always. Sergio and his excellent team looked after us for a birthday celebration. Can't wait to go back again.

Thank Global31016231763
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife & I went to L'Olivo with another couple who are two of our best friends. We actually went in July 2017 but Tripadvisor doesn't go back that far. Our visit was a celebration of my wife's birthday and we chose L'Olivo because we...More

Thank Norman H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great dinner as always. The pumpkin tortelloni was beyond divine and the espresso martini was the best ever!

Thank ClaireMC69
Reviewed 1 week ago

A true Italian restaurant which sits right at the top of the top. Great choice of starters and mains, magnificent dessert and a great wine selection. The service was impeccable, friendly and efficient staff. We had a lovely evening to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Very...More

Thank giutedone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very enjoyable dinner at L'Olivo. Welcoming atmosphere, friendly staff, excellent food. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always fantastic food delicious flavours served by friendly service love the daily specials board offering alternatives to the set menu

Thank 688steve
Reviewed 8 October 2018

In August, my wife and I went to L'Olivo for my birthday. The dining room was so packed with tables that we could barely move. Being a unique room full of people speaking at the same time, the noise was quite loud and I had...More

1  Thank Gianni D
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

From start to finish it was excellent. The food, service and ambiance were superb. I’m looking forward to going back.

Thank SpecialK2009
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Lucky to get a booking at short notice. They had a cancellation and so glad we went. The food was very tasty and well presented. The service was good and typically Italian. Nice choice of wine and the knowledgeable waiter chose a bottle for us...More

Thank Ski15
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is the best restaurant for miles. Friendly, warm welcome, delicious food beautifully cooked and presented. Not cheap but you get what you pay for. A perfect evening thanks to the whole team!

Thank gillsea
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Questions & Answers
25 August 2017|
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Response from jacabella | Reviewed this property |
Large numbers for sure but not sure about children but most Italian restaurants are children friendly
Paul F
21 August 2016|
Response from Brian D | Reviewed this property |
Hi there are a number of items on the menu that are suitable anyway have been there a couple of times with a friend Anne who has this issue has always been able to select something. Large part of the menu is pasta based... More
22 September 2015|
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Response from Mike_KarenChalmers | Reviewed this property |
Yes that is a bit off putting so we didnt book but we drove by and the menu was outside - c £15 upwards but worth it!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Marford Road, Wheathampstead, St Albans AL4 8NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St Albans  >  Wheathampstead
  • Phone Number: +44 1582 834145
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