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Olive Tree

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1005 Beards Hill Rd, Aberdeen, MD 21001-2254
+1 410-272-6217
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Fairplay, Colorado
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96 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited on a very busy Friday evening, but were quickly seated and served. Even though it bares a similar name to Olive Garden, this local restaurant is a cut above what I've experienced at the national chain. The service was attentive, polite and efficient. The food was well-prepared with a good variety to choose from. I'd be very pleased... More 

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Thank Linda B
Havre de Grace, Maryland
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very similar venue as Olive Garden, but the food is quite a bit different...tasted more like authentic Italian. I went with a large group and our server was very accommodating. You start out with beverages and salad and bread sticks. The dressing and makeup of the salad is way richer than the competition. Portions are huge. Most of our group... More 

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Thank Mike R
Aberdeen, Maryland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are planning to have a large party for dinner, STAY FAR AWAY from The Olive Tree in Aberdeen. Short story on my visit: they are not accommodating at all, the manager Dwayne needs a serious attitude adjustment, he is downright rude and could use a lesson in customer service, and the managers all together need to communicate things... More 

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Thank samanthaannemarie
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very good, the service was outstanding and the price was very reasonable. Matthew our waiter was knowledge, forthcoming and candid and courteous. As we were on our way to an athletic competition food quality was important to us and Olive Tree did not disappoint. The salad was fantastic and the meal sizes were more than ample. I... More 

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Sheffield, Pennsylvania
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Raw oysters were good. Seafood platter was good.Daily specials include drinks . Prices are reasonable.

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Thank Ronald D
Baltimore, Maryland
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75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

First, this restaurant should not be confused with the chain restaurant that has a similar name. The Olive Tree is a locally owned dining venue and in my opinion, it is by far the best Italian restaurant North of little Italy, Baltimore. Hubby and I have been here several times in the 30 years we have lived in Maryland but... More 

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Thank wiseguys4jc
Wilmington, Delaware
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I was looking forward to this well rated Italian restaurant, but was disappointed. The restaurant was a knock off of Olive Garden but the food was more expensive and lesser quality. I will say service was good, and portions were large.

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Thank wcvball16
Southbury, Connecticut
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice meal and holiday celebration with friends. Food, service and atmosphere were all excellent. Nice to see this place is getting busy. They do a very good job and don't rush you at all.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Generous portions of great food served by attentive staff in a pleasant atmosphere. Moderately priced.

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Thank AmazinFan
Aberdeen, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

this restaurant is very close to the hotel I stayed in. The service was friendly and quick. I'd visit again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1005 Beards Hill Rd, Aberdeen, MD 21001-2254
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +1 410-272-6217

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?