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The Olive Lounge

Vlachat, Lourdata, Greece
+30 2671 031070
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Vlachat, Lourdata, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

Phoned to book a table a must as very busy, the food was good but not the best we'd had in Lourdas Nice touch that they give you a blanket if your cold, just ask When we left the Restuarant there was no real pleasantries,...More

Thank Family_P_5
Reviewed 3 days ago

A wonderful restaurant with a great view. The Australian Greek owner gives you a personal service, advising you what to have and personally taking your order. She guarantees you will love your choice and I have been several times and she's not wrong!

Thank MindfulLifestyle
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The hostess / owner was very friendly and welcoming. There had been a mistake with our booking so she very kindly gave us a free round of drinks! The food is good here but is a far way off Lorraine's. My partner had swordfish which...More

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited the Olive Grove, owner very attentive, food excellent with a lovely view of the sea and sunset. It always fully booked don't be disappointed phone in advance to reserve a table.

Thank managercers
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I've had two meals here booking is essential, but on both occasions I just turned up & managed to get a table. Superb food, I always try to have traditional Greek Food. the first meal I had a superb rabbit Stifado on the next visit...More

3  Thank Nigel Y
Reviewed 6 days ago

Three of us had a very good 3 course meal here, good service, price as expected for a restaurant as opposed to a taverna like Liza's grill on the road down to Lourdata beach.

1  Thank jan59Essex
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the only restaurant I've had to book in advance for in the many times I've visited Greece, and I see why. We had a table for two with the best view, we enjoyed 3 courses of delicious food, and a bottle of wine...More

Thank julier27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food with helpful and attentive staff - many ingredients grown locally (including the owner's garden) and presented very nicely.

1  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is always a pleasure to come back to eat at the olive lounge... you can tell from start to finish it is a passion for them .. you'll never be disappointed 😄

Thank ernieboi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent selection,top quality food which was well worth paying a little extra for,will be booking again before we leave

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Nearby Attractions
Lourdas (Lourdata) Beach
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1.00 km away
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2.51 km away
St George's Castle
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6.77 km away
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17 September 2017|
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Response from lillyKent | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure it will depend on the weather as most of the seating is outside, we went at this time a few years back we had a large storm one night and a lot of the restaurants closed never to reopen again that season. Most of... More
Rebecca S
18 April 2017|
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Response from David G | Reviewed this property |
The Olive Lounge is not the cheapest restaurant but the food is of the highest quality. Starters are normally around €3-5 each and main courses are about €10 upwards, it all depends on what you are ordering. Something simple... More
11 August 2016|
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Response from Ian J | Reviewed this property |
As it's always advisable to book I booked my first night from home the day before we flew out. I don't suppose that the call will have costed much as they answer the phone quickly and deal with the booking speedily. Ignore... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vlachat, Lourdata, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Lourdata
  • Phone Number: +30 2671 031070
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