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Green Olive Restaurant

1 Anley Street, 1st Floor Above the So Bar, St Helier JE2 3QE
+44 1534 728198
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, British, Mediterranean, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1 Anley Street, 1st Floor Above the So Bar, St Helier JE2 3QE
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1 - 10 of 425 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

On advice of one of the locals we booked an evening meal at the Green Olive. Hide away on Anley Street we discovered a restaurant with a nice ambiance, friendly staff and last but not least, great food. Absolutely worth to visit, when you are...More

Thank limburgtravellers
GreenOlive1, Owner at Green Olive Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you,We like to think, we know we are not in a prime location, but we do turn out great interesting different food, which we are proud of.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service and lovely food newly refurbished.I had the chicken Wellington really enjoyed it prices good .Thank you Green Olive and the dancing chef

Thank Kim C
GreenOlive1, Owner at Green Olive Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank You,glad you enjoyed, He is auditioning for Billy Elliot 2,star in the kitchen ,star on the screen.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked here as it has good reviews on trip advisor, the food was excellent. The service was prompt but the staff never spoke they just went through the motions, I know it was a Saturday night and they were busy but a two minute hello...More

Thank jtcox2017
GreenOlive1, Owner at Green Olive Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Im sorry we didn't say hello, its very unlike us as we are renowned for our friendly customer service, thats why our customers come back, not only for the great food but the whole dining experience we would like to think we offer a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It took us a while to find this little restaurant tucked away but after reading reviews on Trip Advisor we persevered. We are glad we did. I vegetarian and my husband likes seafood so it can be hard to find a suitable place to eat....More

Thank Deborah S
GreenOlive1, Owner at Green Olive Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank You,we try our very best to please every diner, glad we succeeded.Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time in a month as I had so forgotten how lovely this restaurant is. Newly refurbished, trendy and convenient for the new business district, buses and taxis. Side door Upstairs of the So Bar so care not to miss it!!! Menu...More

Thank leextian
GreenOlive1, Manager at Green Olive Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You for your kind review,it means a lot.

Reviewed 17 May 2017

I book ahead every year when I visit Jersey. Agree with some of the other reviewers that the entrance staircase is not very inviting but the welcome from the staff and the food have always been outstanding in my experience. A small menu but every...More

Thank Gillian J
GreenOlive1, Owner at Green Olive Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Gillian, Thank You for your continued support,its a shame that we get great reviews for our food and get knocked for the entrance,[The Whole Restaurant Was totally Refurbished Last August]it has been decorated very recently we are situated on a side street with passing...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the food but not the place. Grubby entrance, weird decor, bizarre music and lack of atmosphere. Pork chop was excellent as was the roulade but just not for me.

Thank David M
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is tucked away on the first floor in a little side street off the esplanade in St Helier. Views are unfortunately not good as there's building work going on outside. The food was excellent - we had the scallops as a main course...More

Thank louiseholistic
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This small restaurant is tucked away in a pretty uninspiring building near the seafront, but wow, the food is absolutely superb. It's a small menu, but many of the dishes are very unusual and all are so full of flavour. You really should have try...More

Thank Ian D
GreenOlive1, Owner at Green Olive Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thank You for your review,much appreciated.

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Having made the mistake of going into the very noisy bar on the ground floor, we were relieved to be redirected to a discreet door round the corner. The restaurant on the first floor is a haven of peace and quiet. It is unpretentious but...More

Thank Naomi010
GreenOlive1, Owner at Green Olive Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank You for your kind review,hope to see you again one day.

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Karen73Norwich
Hi we are visiting jersey in July stay at bouley bay are you near here,and do you have a gluten free menu please. Thank you
7 June 2015|
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Response from GreenOlive1 | Property representative |
Hi, Unfortunately, we aren't close to Bouley Bay, we are situated in central St Helier, maybe a 1/2 hour bus ride from Bouley Bay. We do not have a gluten free menu however we have dishes on the menu that would suit... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$38
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Anley Street, 1st Floor Above the So Bar, St Helier JE2 3QE
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Jersey  >  St Helier
  • Phone Number: +44 1534 728198
  • E-mail
Description
We are not a Vegetarian Restaurant ,but have unusual Veggie options, we do not serve red meat, we specialise in Vegetarian,Seafood,and White meats,sourcing from Local Farmers and producers the very best in Fresh Jersey produce ,Our Food is unusual and different from the normal, we always concentrate on flavour & use modern culinary techniques, we have appeared in The Good Food Guide Uk since 2011,which we are very proud of .
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