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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 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed here en route to York from Somerset. Our room in Beech House was very comfortable and stylish. The bathroom was a reasonable size with a bath and a good shower over it. Top marks for plentiful hot water, decent sized bath towels, bath...More

Thank Elaine U
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for a Christmas lunch with friends to the Olive Branch and so pleased we did... it was packed and buzzing with atmosphere! Such a wonderful P,ace to visit in the winter! I had their fish n chips...which lve had there before. I don't know...More

Thank freddy067
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a most enjoyable dinner here with family. I concentrated on game with a well presented rabbit starter followed by wonderfully flavoursome roast partridge. My only criticism would be that the actual rabbit meat in the starter was a bit tough, although the tasty little...More

Thank Le_Dap
Reviewed 1 week ago

Couldn't fault anything ( maybe one extra guest beer on draught) . Food & service were sot on ...........

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

This well heel pub/restaurant deserves all the accolades. From the ambience to staff’s attentiveness I cannot fault it. We’re not surprised that even @ 1800hrs mid-week it was fully booked. I can’t praise the food high enough and the prices are not out of bounds....More

Thank kwehlule
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

As this restaurant is known in the area my family decided to book it for my birthday and I’m so glad they did!! Wonderfully relaxed, local, seasonal menu. Interesting cocktails and a good selection of gins and other spirits. We thought the Olive Branch was...More

Thank LSDA-2015
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Had the foresight to make a reservation for a Monday lunchtime stop driving north from London. Ten of us in the party in 2 cars and we were made to feel welcome and served wonderful food & good drinks. Amazingly busy place for a Monday...More

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Truely outstanding food and service. Wednesday dinner, pork and Stilton pie, duck terrine, hake and steak, all really superb food and service. Outstanding all round. The best ‘pub food’ I’ve ever experienced, anywhere. Great service and great vibe, even on a Wednesday night. Superb wine...More

Thank Bluntiger
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic pub/restaurant! My partner and I visited on a busy Saturday lunch time and had some of the best food we've ever had! The two standout dishes have to be the trout and the steak pie. Simply fantastic, we will be back

Thank jollygud
Reviewed 31 October 2017

had lunch at this pub whilst staying in rutland ......Booking highly recommended I had the smoked haddock kedgeree and my husband had the venison both were excellent the pub has a really old welcoming feel to it and the smell from the log fires gets...More

Thank wendy h
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, 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
  • E-mail
Award winning village pub with rooms. Good Pub Guide Pub of the Year 2014
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