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The Olive Pit

2156 Solano St, Corning, CA 96021-2713
+1 530-824-4667
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Olives galore, and they are delicious

When we drive up I-5 toward Oregon, we like to stop at The Olive Pit, in California’s olive-growing... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
CatonsvilleGeorge
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Catonsville, MD
OLIVES, OLIVES AND MORE OLIVES

Another trip up and down the I-5, another stop at The Olive Pit. This is the go to place for... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
SoCalOregonian
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Murrieta, California
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Since 1967 the Olive Pit gourmet retail store features over 120 different kinds of olives, many Balsamic vinegars, wine, craft beer, gifts, nuts, candy and so much more. We also have a Café that features burgers and sandwiches where you can pile on the toppings to suit your taste. We offer free tasting of over 150 products and also offer a wine and craft beer tasting room, current tasting room fee 5 tastes for $5.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“stuffed olives” (15 reviews)
“tasting bar” (7 reviews)
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2156 Solano St, Corning, CA 96021-2713
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

When we drive up I-5 toward Oregon, we like to stop at The Olive Pit, in California’s olive-growing region, and take some of their delicious products as hostess gifts to my sister. They are always appreciated. The shop offers a huge range of different locally...More

Thank CatonsvilleGeorge
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much! We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. We are glad to hear that you enjoy the range of products we carry. Also, great choice on the red walnuts, they're amazing! We hope to see you on your...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

Another trip up and down the I-5, another stop at The Olive Pit. This is the go to place for anything having to do with olives. The selection is vast as is the assortment of goods. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Will continue...More

Thank SoCalOregonian
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Another day, another olive! Thanks so much for stopping by. We are glad you enjoy the assortment we carry, as well as our staff. We look forward to seeing you again! Cheers, The Olive Pit Team!

Reviewed 22 September 2017

Saw the many signs along the I-5, on our way to Mount Shasta. On our way back, of course I had to stop by! Tried most of the olives and decided to get the Kalamata Stuffed, along with other salad dressing oils. I don't think...More

Thank Chia2005
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

We are glad you saw our signs and decided to stop in. Great choice on the Kalamata Stuffed, they are so good! Thanks for the review and stopping by. We hope to see you again in the future. Cheers, The Olive Pit Team!

Reviewed 30 August 2017

We were starting to get hungry for lunch and my husband said he wanted a burger and a beer, when we saw a sign for the Olive Pit, saying there were burgers, shakes, and craft beers. We decided we were going to stop there for...More

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Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you for the review! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. We are glad we could be there for your burger and beer needs! Also, thank you for the compliment about our employees, we think they are pretty awesome,...More

Reviewed 28 August 2017

This is such a great place to shop for anything and everything to do with olives! They also offer all sorts of nuts, dried fruits, etc. and offer beautiful packaging for everything! They also offer great milkshakes, hamburgers and fries!!!More

Thank DaLene B
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We are excited to hear that enjoyed your stop with us. It sounds like you had a great well rounded experience and that you checked everything out. We hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped there on Sunday 8/13/17. It's a great place with an excellent selection of stuffed olives, basalmic vinegars, etc. We bought three of four different varieties of the olives and probably would've bought more. Their service is good, but the place was very busy....More

Thank Bill H
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your "pit" stop with us. It sounds like you found some items you enjoyed. Thank you for coming in and we look forward to seeing you next time you're in the area. Cheers, The Olive Pit Team!

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

If you want to absorb local area "culture" but only have 15 minutes to stretch your legs... Parking and everything was sufficient, sample table was inside with many options. The building is new so it is not "authentic" or historical. A large amount of different...More

Thank Luna L
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you for reviewing your experience with us. We are glad that you enjoyed our tasting bar and our many varieties of olives. We hope to see you again soon. Cheers, The Olive Pit Team!

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

friendly staff.. great selection. good wines at good prices. will definitely come back when passing through again

Thank pattyv559
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Wow! Thank you so much for the review. We are glad to hear you had a good experience with us. We look forward to seeing you next time. Cheers, The Olive Pit Team!

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Hi all, Finally stopped at the Olive Pit after seeing the sign for may years. Decided to stop, get a bit to eat and taste some olives. Really regret the bite to eat. The food is pre-made or premixed. Nothing is cooked fresh. Burgers, turkey...More

Thank MakimotoFamily
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thanks for letting us know about your experience. Happy to hear that you enjoyed our olives and olive oil. We are disappointed you didn’t enjoy our café. Our burgers and turkey burgers are very popular items and we always strive to offer the finest quality...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

On our way home from spending three days on Lake Shasta our family of five decided to stop at the Olive Pit to experience their variety of olives. Store information provided indicated they also had a deli, so we decided to have lunch also. Lunch...More

Thank femborg
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you for stopping in. We’re glad you enjoyed our store. We are sorry to hear that you didn’t enjoy our café. We’ve worked hard over the years to make our café a place that our customers enjoy eating. Our Muffuletta sandwich and 1/3 pound...More

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Roni B
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Hi Roni B we have space available for our customers to use over night. It is first come first serve. We do not have any hook ups or dump. We are looking forward to having you stop by.
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