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Olive Branch

Main Street, Clipsham LE15 7SH, England
+44 1780 410355
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • 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 6 days ago

We visited the Olive Branch for lunch and had the Eat for Less menu. It was more than adequate in portion size, beautifully cooked and presented. We both had lamb and it was so tender it melted in your mouth. The sweets were delicious also....More

Thank Christie274927
Reviewed 1 week ago

I envy anyone who lives within 20 minutes drive of the Olive Branch. How wonderful to have such a cosy dining pub with SUCH excellent food on your door step. Not only that, non diners have enough space to be able to enjoy a few...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently attended for a cookery demonstration which had been purchased for me as a Christmas gift. I'd never attended a demonstration before but found the whole event to be interesting and enjoyable. I currently have a number of dietary needs which I informed the...More

Thank Jemma L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not very often you can go somewhere and not fault anything. This place has a pleasant welcome, comfortable restaurant (even in the very cold weather), excellent menu choice and an excellent professional service. The food was great and the service impeccable. Good value and what...More

Thank NorwichHarley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Olive Branch delivers in so many ways: lovely place, great atmosphere, good staff and an interesting menu that generally delivers. I would just give the kitchen a gentle nudge on a few things. With the trout, the cockles were way over cooked; the mac...More

Thank Nick H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really buzzy atmosphere on a Friday lunchtime. The menus were interesting and the lunch for even less menu imaginative. Chose the crab and avocado risotto, then the lamb casserole. Both tasty - the lamb casserole particularly so. We both had the chestnut praline and choc...More

Thank cambio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

6/3/18 We have just returned from another great cookery demonstration at the Olive Branch. This was my fourth demo day I have done here and once again Sean and his food were fantastic. As always it is a nice relaxed morning and lunch with friendly...More

Thank d.j.foz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You have to book or risk only being able to get a table in the bar area. Initially we could only get squeezed in at 12 noon for five persons, but next day they texted to say they had a later time cancellation. Great that...More

Thank 13bobby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful, romantic historical restaurant located in a small rural village. Ambiance is very warm and cosy. Food is renowned for being excellent and they have award winning chef.. sometimea best tonreserve a table, as it's and extremely well known and used restaurant.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this fantastic country location to celebrate my mother’s birthday. Previous to arrival we had called ahead to ask if they could bring the cake and candles out after we had eaten. To which they had no problem being very helpful with. Food was...More

Thank chris88la
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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
  • Food
  • Value
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:30
08:30 - 21:30
08:30 - 21:30
08:30 - 21:30
08:30 - 21:30
08:30 - 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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