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Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro

400 Memorial Ave, Orillia, Ontario L3V 6H1, Canada
+1 705-238-5086
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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7:00 AM - 1:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
400 Memorial Ave, Orillia, Ontario L3V 6H1, Canada
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61 - 70 of 236 reviews

Reviewed 12 October 2016

We were out in the convertible Roadster, travelling a loop up HWY 35, over to Bracebridge on HWY 118 and down to Orillia on HWY 11, to enjoy the spectacular Fall colours. We decided there was only one top-notch restaurant for dinner, to end our...More

Thank John R
Michelle W, General Manager at Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2016

Hello John R, Thank you so much for you wonderful comments - I will pass along your wonderful comments to Norma Jean and our food and beverage team. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We had our wedding reception at the Best Western Mariposa 9 years ago today. We celebrate every year back at this restaurant attached to the hotel. The food is always amazing as well as the service. We always seem to have one special lady take...More

Thank kris t
Michelle W, General Manager at Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

What a wonderful review! Thank you so much for your kind words and very Happy Anniversary! We'll pass your lovely words along to Norma Jean and her team.

Reviewed 18 September 2016

fresh hot homemade food excellent service great wines and amazing apps. check out specials as well you will love it

Thank iamnocker
Michelle W, General Manager at Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2016

Hello iamnocker, We're so pleased you enjoyed our menu. We look forward to having you back!

Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Everything was simply amazing, including the mussels and the carbonara gnocchi! Service was professional and friendly, particularly our server Norma Jean.

Thank Melanie B
Michelle W, General Manager at Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Hello Melanie B, Thank you so much for the kind review! I will pass along your wonderful comments to Norma Jean and her team.

Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The "grape & olive bistro" is a restaurant you just must take an evening to try, the food is beyond exceptional,, the chefs really put that extra effort into their creations,, I tried "the duck" dish, and I'm so happy I gave it a try,...More

Thank Stayattheinn
Michelle W, General Manager at Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2016

Hello Anniversary Dinner, I am so happy you enjoyed your Anniversary at the Grape & Olive, thanks for choosing us. I will make sure I pass on your lovely message onto my team. We hope to see you again on your next Anniversary and congratulations....More

Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Attended here around 9 am one Friday morning. Our server was Heather who did a pretty decent job considering how many people were there. I looked at the all you can eat brunch but nothing there excited me. So I went with the Hungry Man's...More

1  Thank David B
Michelle W, General Manager at Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2016

Hi David B, Thank you for taking time to leave a review. Heather is absolutely amazing and a real treasure. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 19 August 2016

Lovely casual dining (but you can dress up as well!) . Always eat at Grape & Olive at least once while visiting area. Always recommend the Sunday brunch. My favorite is the roast beef served the way you like it accompanied by horseradish sauce. There...More

Thank Gail G
Michelle W, General Manager at Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2016

Hi Gail, Thank you so much for your review - we look forward to serving you again. Bon appetit!

Reviewed 16 August 2016

We learned of the Grape & Olive for the first time this year, and on a Monday, when many of the nice dining restaurants in Orillia are closed, we learned of the Grape & Olive, and boy are we glad the other restaurants were closed....More

Thank Howard W
Michelle W, General Manager at Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2016

Hi Howard W, Thank you for your wonderful review - best wishes to the Birthday guy or gal!

Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This Restaraunt is superb,I've never had A bad meal,and never have I had bad service.Norma Jean is great knows what I drink and always suggest something I enjoy for dinner.We have been there at least 20 times.

Thank 727trickyricky
Michelle W, General Manager at Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2016

Hello Trickyricky, Thanks so much for your lovely comments. See you soon. Michelle Weber General Manager

Reviewed 7 August 2016

Ambitious, but failed to fully deliver. Management should know that martinis are made with gin, hence the term, "vodka martini." All of the items on the martini menu should be offered with gin as well as vodka. Shameful for a, "martini bistro," to offer a...More

Thank Ron C
Michelle W, General Manager at Grape and Olive Wine and Martini Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Hi Ron C, I'm so sorry our restaurant and bar did not live up to your expectations. I will pass your comments along to the Food and Beverage staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$23
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Memorial Ave, Orillia, Ontario L3V 6H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Orillia
  • Phone Number: +1 705-238-5086
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