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Greek Olive

141 Faringdon Road, Swindon, England
+44 1793 534064
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
141 Faringdon Road, Swindon, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I booked for 20 people , works lunch event , from the initial contact to the last the whole booking experience was efficient , attention to detail and communication was fantastic. The Staff were attentive and friendly , the food was excellent , fresh and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank claire r
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been here a few times and it's great. Wonderful range of food for starters, main and dessert. Get a free predessert usually and a shot - usually Ouzo. Wonderful staff, so friendly and the atmosphere is of a well run family restaurant. The...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Emma H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Genuine Greek food. Lovely atmosphere and great service. I would definitely recommend this restaurant. Family friendly.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sheridan37
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I drive past Greek Olive at least twice a week, friends recommended it to us, so decided to give it a try, why did I wait so long, fantastic food and atmosphere

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank petercowdrey
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went for dinner with my partner and parents, my Dad’s not well and they catered so well for us. Got him a cushion for his back and served the food as quickly as they could. Food was great and the staff are excellent, really shows...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 69samanthan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for first time as a couple, what a lovely welcome and lovely people, we were greeted by Kelly and Pav, the advice given was exceptional and so was the service. The food was probably the best Greek food I’ve tasted and I’ve had many...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends and had the vine leafs stuffed with rice and the meatballs in tomato sauce. Normally go for lamb kleftiko which I also highly recommend. Always leave this place feeling full and did so once again. We were out for a friends birthday...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CiaranBoast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A little chuckle at a member of staff eating what maybe been chips out the paper as we entered! However, a busy, clean restaurant with a good selection of dishes and great service. The food was of good quality,however the stifado didn’t taste like any...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Missybilly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, this place is a real gem! The food was amazing and the service was brilliant, I want to go back already. We were made to feel very welcome from the moment we walked in and we were really well looked after. If your looking...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jglo0813
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Incredibly lovely food, in a warm and friendly atmosphere. We were well looked after and will return soon. Love it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank royb95
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June 2, 2018|
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Response from FritsO | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we were walk ins on a week day, they couldn’t do enough!
February 22, 2018|
Response from Snipersmudge | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think that would not be a problem, might be worth ringing them beforehand so they could arrange a suitable table for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Faringdon Road, Swindon, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: +44 1793 534064
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