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Fat Olives

30 South Street, Emsworth PO10 7EH, England
+44 1243 377914
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“wood pigeon” (6 reviews)
“loin” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
30 South Street, Emsworth PO10 7EH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I visited after mooring in Emsworth overnight and in fact turned up after the chef had finished. But they kindly offered to let us stay... And it was worth it! Delicious main course, excellent service and fantastic desserts, all in very friendly...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 3 days ago

This will be my 3rd or 4th review over as many years and once again I find myself running out of superlatives! We hosted a lunch for our 40th Wedding Anniversary and the food was brilliant, the service immaculate as ever and the ambience relaxed...More

Thank Peregrine44
Reviewed 5 days ago

I like this place but don't visit often enough (too busy). We went for a meal for my wife's birthday. As ever, the food was really good and well presented. I enjoy the calm, slightly informal approach by the staff; friendly while also being efficient....More

Thank GerryW1952
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 48th wedding anniversary and a special treat. On a quiet Wednesday at 7.00 p.m. we were pleasantly surprised to see this converted Fisherman`s cottage in South Street half full and 3/4 full by the time we finished our splendid dinner. It is at the...More

Thank DAVIDMS20050
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was taken here tonight by friends. Looked unassuming from outside so our expectations weren’t too high. Very friendly service from the start, and an interesting varied menu. We were all blown away by the food. Everything was delicious, starters, mains and desserts. Husband and wife...More

1  Thank DebsLanz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited last night for dinner which really was superb ! Starters - split pea soup with warm spelt bread, Crevettes with asparagus, mini new potatoes and a fab sauce - all delicious ! Mains - baked halibut with asparagus, brown shrimps and a seafood...More

Thank annes569
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our friends from London make the journey to Emsworth regularly and the four of us had a delightful lunch. Service was great and the food was delicious. I enjoyed the sauce with the sole so much that I had to ask for a spoon to...More

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sent Fat Olives a booking request through their website. They didn't respond. When we called them they said it doesn't always work! Their attitude was it was our fault. Not impressed

Thank RichardHerts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten here many times over several years but today was very disappointing. The service is friendly but the food was terrible. The bread was dry and tasteless, none of us had more than a bite and left the remainder but the staff didn’t...More

Thank Surreyhotelguru
Reviewed 28 March 2018

It was an excellent experience, worth every penny of it. The atmosphere was lovely, the service and the food was brilliant. The small restaurant was based in the heart of the village, easy to find. We will definitely visit again.

Thank Eva M
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sara t
28 July 2017|
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Response from Peregrine44 | Reviewed this property |
Closed Sunday and Monday and they normally take a holiday break in the New Year
charlie c
14 June 2016|
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Response from Pauline W | Reviewed this property |
Public car park opposite
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 South Street, Emsworth PO10 7EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Emsworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 377914
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