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Oliva

Witte de Withstraat 15a, 3012 BK Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 412 1413
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (6 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
“surprise menu” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Witte de Withstraat 15a, 3012 BK Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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41 - 50 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 26 August 2014

We tried to get a table on Sunday night so we booked for Tuesday. It fills up so booking is advisable. Nice varied, but small, menu with vegi option. They have an interesting 'Chefs Surprise' option where they don't tell you what you get. The...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 22 August 2014

I want to start saying that even if I'm Italian I leave in the Netherlands and I'm used to (and I like when it is good) Italian kitchen abroad, so I hope this does not sound as the usual Italian tourist complaining about the food...More

Thank handpourse82
Reviewed 20 August 2014

If you are in Rotterdam, you've got to try this place. You may have to book to get a table at the time you want, but do it, it's worth it! We had the wine to compliment each course, this accompanied the food really well....More

Thank deanlynfernlloyd
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Nice place for dinner with friends or a date. If you are fond of italian kitchen fo there and you will not regret.

Thank SvTok
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Dropped by while walking along the street and were able to get a table outside on the sidewalk. The food and service were good but the prices were a bit steep. This is not an Italian Italian restaurant but rather a fusion of Italian with...More

Thank 49Bill
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Sober restaurant in one of the nicests parts of town. Its reputation is nevertheless overrated unless, you think what they serve is truly Italian. Prices are also pretty steep for what you get.

Thank Jean L
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Super restaurant, cosy, quiet, friendly staff, great food. even glutenfree if you ask, the chef made especially risoto for me instead of the pasta

Thank philippevannieuwenhu
Reviewed 15 January 2014

We happened to find the restaurant late on a Wednesday, having arrived from out of town. We walked in and the waitress was friendly and prepared a table for us. We chose the three course 'surprise' menu - all very good. In short, the food...More

Thank Russ G
Reviewed 28 December 2013

We were looking for a nice place to have dinner before going to the theater on a Saturday evening. This restaurant stood out because they have a daily changing menu, quite normal in Italy (and France, Spain), but not so in Holland. We arrived at...More

Thank AldeCoole
Reviewed 18 October 2013 via mobile

The restaurant is nice, the service is ok and the food is very good. But it is very expensive. It also lacks character. They offered nice focaccia bread with basil olive oil. We got the puff pastry pizzas with truffles (€11 each), then one melanzana...More

Thank elias a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$29 - US$36
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Witte de Withstraat 15a, 3012 BK Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Rotterdam>  > Cool
  • Neighbourhood: Cool
  • Phone Number: +31 10 412 1413
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