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Black Olive Delicatessen

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€€ - €€€
British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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80 High Street, Southwold IP18 6DP, England
+44 1502 722312
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RiskRisk
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious pies (Moo and Blue, Kate and Sidney...), a fantastic array of local cheeses, a small selection of cakes, but a HUGE array of olives, crackers and, surprisingly flavoured pork scratchings. Service was friendly , and the shop was heaving busy.

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59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Have visited a couple of times and alwayss been impressed by the choice of fresh foods available. Particularly love the range of Pieminster pies always available.

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Thank Beverley M
Leicester, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

I am not usually a pie lover but was tempted while on holiday in Southwold. What an experience! Absolutely wonderful! We even bought some to bring home and put in the freezer. Whoever makes them is doing a fabulous job! If you are in town,you must give them a try. We especially enjoyed the Moo pies.

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Thank antano2013
Gorleston-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Looking in the window , the first thing that meets your eye is a wonderful array of pies. Not just meat pies but imaginative pies for vegetarians too. I was amazed at the choice and not surprised to see that the staff were all kept busy serving customers. If you love pies, you need to pay this shop a visit.... More 

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Thank ron n N
Manningtree, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Excellent food, the tarts with goats cheese, veggies etc are always so scrummy, and the bread - well, doorstep sandwiches are the order of the day when we get back to the caravan.

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Thank TheStitcher
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful selection of excellent quality foods. Moo pie, Kate & Sidney, Mediterranean Quiche, Sausage Roll & Quiche Lorraine were all sampled, with satisfied customers one & all! Very indicatave was the queue to be served, but be patient, well worth the wait! Happy friendly staff with great customer service despite the onslaught of potential sales. Will always go there when... More 

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Thank supermak69
Chelmsford
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179 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

During my holiday I called in here several times and bought some delicious goats cheese and caramelised onion tarts, pork pie, and potato salad. All the food on offer looked very appetising. Highly recommended!

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Thank jenquy
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Sampled a few pies. The Moo pie (Steak and Ale) was fab the Chicken of Aragon (Chicken. bacon and tarragon) was good. My friends also tried the Steak and kidney and one of the vegetarian pies. The pastry was really good and the filling excellent quality. But quality comes at a price and at £4.50 this was a fairly expensive... More 

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Thank Stephen E
Saffron Walden, England, United Kingdom
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134 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The headline about sums it up. I particularly like the range of salads and quiches that have often been the source of a quick and delicious home lunch.

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Thank debelt
Bury St. Edmunds
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55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Well worth stopping for, we had beetroot and Camembert quiche, plus tomato, basil and goats cheese, they were both delicious, salads are appetising and healthy and the shop is spotless, staff really helpful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 High Street, Southwold IP18 6DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Southwold
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 722312

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?