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The Olive Grove

100 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP, England
+44 1223 778575
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (77 reviews)
“baklava” (60 reviews)
“mixed grill” (64 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
100 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP, England
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1 - 10 of 934 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went with a group of friends, table booked, we waited over 10min at the door. The waiters seemed disorganised. After calling for someone for the second time, we were finally given a table. We waited for 20min to make our orders. The meze starters were...More

Thank Lara B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time visit on a Saturday night whilst staying in Cambridge for the weekend. The place was busy, and had a nice atmosphere and ambiance. The food was great, very Greek and very tasty. A red wine was recommended to us by the owner which...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited having booked a table. Initially seated in a huge noisy barn upstairs full of loud groups, but they did move us to a nicer table downstairs. Service is efficient. We had the mixed mezze starter which was very nice, followed by kebabs for main...More

Thank ral32
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were really lucky to get a table and were not disappointed. Staff were very attentive and had good knowledge about the menu and wines. The food was lovely and well presented, if we lived locally we would definitely make this a regular place to...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My second time as a group of 10 adults on a Saturday night. Previous visit on a mid week evening was very good. This time service was slow, different person each time and most seemed uninterested. Had to wait over half an hour to order,...More

Thank sn48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we came here on a whim as my greek friend recommended it and we have a lovely evening. they had an interesting wine menu with both a selection of greek wines (we had the limnionas and it was delicious) and more general traditional offerings -...More

Thank katyf47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my partner went here Saturday evening. We had a really lovely evening! The atmosphere was lovely and the food was amazing - Fresh and so delicious. The staff were so attentive! Food portions were brilliant. The restaurant owner Francesca took the time to...More

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Was a great night out, we visited with family and we would all highly recommend the olive grove for a good atmosphere and great food

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic meal in this restaurant, the food being exceptional. It is a busy restaurant without feeling too close to anyone. The staff were extremely polite and very efficient in their job, also giving us some very good recommendations. Don’t think you can...More

Thank tatty-head29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit here but we will definitely be back! The food was wonderful, obviously freshly cooked and really lovely. We had the mixed starter and everyone had a different main and everyone was delighted. The atmosphere was buzzy but maybe a bit loud but the...More

Thank Susie J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 778575
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Description
The Olive Grove opened its doors for the first time on the 1st of April 2013 in Cambridge, UK; bringing from Greece the long-standing culinary tradition of the Maniot Kontakos family. Since 1992, the family has been providing executive hospitality & catering services through its Greek subsidiaries the Capari Suites, the Kouzini and the Canal.Today we aim to bring traditional Greek food with artisan twists of our Chef Mr Joseph Zanaty transforming the Greek food you know & like to food that will dazzle and instantly earn your love.
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