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Olive Branch

€€ - €€€European, British,
Main Street, Clipsham LE15 7SH, England
+44 1780 410355
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Main Street, Clipsham LE15 7SH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've visited quite a few times and have never had a bad meal. Beautiful location and lovely ambience. Wonderful, ever-changing menu that's full of fresh, seasonal ingredients. On this visit there a large selection of fish and seafood dishes. My olive crusted hake was excellently...More

Thank Davewindslow
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped off on our way to York. Managed to book ahead. Were welcomed and given a cosy table in the dining recess. Excellent meal with very friendly and efficient service. Also has a pub shop (slightly unusual) selling a wide range of wine exotic eats...More

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Olive Branch is a lovely old pub complete with open fires, low beams and cosy corners. The garden was an added bonus as we had good weather. Food was excellent as was the service and wine came by the glass, by the 1/2 litre...More

Thank TozieT
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this wonderful gastro pub with superb food, excellent wine and lovely staff. We have visited numerous times over the years and the food is consistently good. The finest ingredients are used and always result in extremely tasty cuisine.

Thank Emma D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a meal last night and I have to say it's a very cozy restaurant with plenty of atmosphere and the food!! omg the food!!! , I started with pidgin and the flavour was amazing then I had the smoked haddock with arranchini...More

1  Thank Tikki1530
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During our brief annual visit to Rutland for Burghley Horse trials and to meet with the special friends we left behind ten years ago, we always include The Olive Branch on our list of musts. Already we have been twice for dinner and have another...More

Thank Bestfoodonly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Preceded by a glass of wine in the pretty pub garden, we enjoyed an excellent dinner in this inn, conveniently located near the A1 in a delightful Rutland stone village. We had booked a package consisting of bed, breakfast and 'gourmet dinner', although there would...More

Thank KitSuffolk_UK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst staying at a nearby Travelodge on the A1 we found the Olive Branch on Trip Advisor and what a find it turned out to be. This restaurant pub has a sophisticated relaxed atmosphere with an amazing gastro menu. We all loved our food which...More

Thank travel_racoon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We each had a starter ( mouclade and stuffed sole ) and a pud ( Eton mess and French toast with pineapple ). We had only intended to have a starter but they were quite small , hence the pud. All the food was first...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I recently had the pleasure of attending a special birthday party in the small separate dining room and stayed overnight in the house across the road. It could not have been better; the food was wonderful, the staff were very professional and the evening was...More

1  Thank MammaCarrot
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Sharon J
2 June 2016|
Response from Andpeggy | Reviewed this property |
No, appears very relaxed. Smart casual or jeans fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
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12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Clipsham LE15 7SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Rutland  >  Clipsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1780 410355
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Award winning village pub with rooms. Good Pub Guide Pub of the Year 2014
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