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Olive Branch

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Main Street, Clipsham LE15 7SH, England
+44 1780 410355
Today
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lunch with family and friends at the Olive Branch is always a pleasure. Excellent food, service and wine. I've been fortunate enough to go to the olive branch many time over the past few years and the standards of excellent food continues here. A varied menu delivers traditional dishes with the odd unexpected flourish that prevents them from being staid... More 

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Thank richardsalsbury
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We actually have a place in the Village and whenever we visit there, dinner or Lunch at the Olive Branch is a must. Needless to say the food & the drink is superb. More importantly, the atmosphere and the service is always welcoming and friendly. You feel like its going round an old friend's house for dinner. Recommendation: The Pigeon... More 

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Thank Harry W
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I visited the Olive Branch for Sunday lunch. We've been here many times before, and i've even put on other reviews of this place. (all excellent) I'm only putting this one on because the Sunday lunch I've just had was one of the best ever! My beef was cooked to perfection, the veg was full of depth... More 

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Thank Tourershine
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well, the Olive Branch is simply sublime. Truly wonderful food and excellent service. Starters-pigeon for me, goats cheese soufflé for my beautiful lady - 10/10 in all respects. Main-venison for me, pork belly for my beautiful lady - again 10/10 in all respects. Sweet-danish pastry & butter pudding for me, chocolate artic roll for my beautiful lady - yep, another... More 

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Thank 01Clive
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful Wonderful Wonderful Thank You x A visit to this masterpiece of a restaurant with a big group of friends. A delight from start to finish. We had our own room/space with absolutely the best service. The food was to die for some special drinks and music. What I love is when someone is obviously passionate about what they do... More 

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Thank Finnsjenny
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a friend for a birthday lunch on another friends recommendation , The place is beautiful ,it was a grey overcast day when we went ,but the place still looked great and welcoming, a big open fire and a warm greeting awaited us inside , I'm vegetarian and gluten free and always have trouble when eating out no matter... More 

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oundle
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The service etc is always top notch the food is worth the 40 min drive .i had the lobster and my wife had the mushroom lasagne both very very good. the small tasters a nice start. best to book at any time

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Thank millersboy
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spending a few nights in Uppingham we booked to take our children out for dinner. Sat in the bar (as we had our dog) and what an amazing experience. Comfy, very friendly service. Amazing menu, creative, local and seasonal. We had the bar nibbles to share. The children had non alcoholic cocktails, we had half a litre of wine (of... More 

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Thank Paul J
Stamford, United Kingdom
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357 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is excellent, the service attentive without feeling pressured and the atmosphere is relaxed. It is well worth a visit and not as expensive as you may imagine.

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Thank BobStamford
england
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Warm welcoming atmosphere with staff who are helpful and effective communicators.There was a good choice of foods and the presentation was well executed.The quality of the food was of a very high standard and the portions were generous.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$67
Cuisine
European, British, Pub
Meals
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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Saturday
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
Description
Award winning village pub with rooms. Good Pub Guide Pub of the Year 2014

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?