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The Olive Restaurant

25 Kirkdale Road | Leytonstone, London E11 1HP, England
+44 20 8539 6664
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Kirkdale Road | Leytonstone, London E11 1HP, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for my mother in law's birthday meal. Food was nice and service very attentive. The staff are lovely. I had lamb cutlets (chops) which were succulent and non fatty. The salads served with the main courses are so tasty. Loved the addition of fresh...More

Thank FoodieClaireBlog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Today I ordered below through Deliveroo: - 1 x Mucver - One Person Meat Meze (2 Course Meal) Mucver tasted alright (this is one of my favourite mezes, so I am a bit fussy, I would give a 3/5) But the grilled kebab was 100%...More

Thank Mr S
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

The food is extremely tasty, staff friendly, always looking after you, plenty vegetarians options, clean, tidy and very good customer service. Really enjoyed it

Thank Silvia C
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

I’m a regular in the restaurant and always the food is amazing and all the staff is very friendly and professional I’m highly recommend Olive restaurant.

Thank Daniele d
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Don’t order too much starters....little small table for 2, that doesn’t accommodate more than 2/3 starters Main dish served to one, and the other was served the wrong dish No apology....as if nothing happened Quality is poor....food is tasteless First and last time dine in...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We arrived with friends for a birthday dinner. The food and drinks were lovely (big portions though!). The staff were attentive and extremely friendly. We even received a complimentary drink b4 leaving which was a suprise to all of us! Not many places do this....More

Thank brasketraske
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Had been wanting to try for a while as go past it regularly and had thought the menu quite inviting. Unfortunately a disappointing experience from start to finish. Staff harassed us from the moment we walked in to the point of never getting a moment...More

Thank ukaustravellers
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Great location, Starter was great, main not so good I have the chicken Kofta they put cheese in it, not for me. Staff we very friendly. Value for money,

Thank Kim J J
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Lovely to have such a good restaurant in the local area. Staff so friendly and attentive. Food always delicious and very reasonably priced. Can't fault it.

Thank AMBLondon60
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Although do not live far I've never been here before. This will soon become a regular fixture! Absolutely delicious, generous portions and lovely ambiance. Lam cutlets and lamb shish divine. It's a gem!

Thank SparkelH12
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February 2, 2018|
Response from Millichicco | Reviewed this property |
It is reopening on the 8th of Feb. Just being re furbished.
February 7, 2017|
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Response from naturelovingcitygirl | Reviewed this property |
so sorry I can't help on this either, not sure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Kirkdale Road | Leytonstone, London E11 1HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8539 6664
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