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Olive & Oil

15 Chartwell Drive | Shop 19, Chartwell Centre, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
+27 31 561 2618
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (32 reviews)
“steak” (44 reviews)
“focaccia” (8 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Chartwell Drive | Shop 19, Chartwell Centre, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. If only there was one in UK
"What a lovely restaurant. Nice refurb, Great staff. Kids very happy"
Kate K
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2. Best restaurant in Umhlanga
"It was the best food we had in the area in our two weeks on holiday."
Leonie G
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3. Great menu at reasonable price
"excellent menu with very pleasant staff and wines at reasonable prices"
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1 - 10 of 559 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent venue and well prepared meals. Reservation advised on public holidays and weekends to avoid didisappointment!!!

Thank Keddah K
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We had a marvelous meal here. We ordered the two course special on a Tuesday evening and it was excellent. Would definitely go back here again. All the food we had was tasty. It was the best food we had in the area in our...More

Thank Leonie G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was awesome and the service was excellent, we would definitely go there again next time we visit Umhlanga

Thank Z3244ERjulieh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everytime we in KZN, we order the Gamberi pasta without Wine from Olive and Oil... Absolutely amazing. Pity they don't have cutlery for take away orders.... : ( Staff us very friendly...

Thank shaheeda2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Phumzile....excellent service rendered. The overall experience was excellent. I highly recommend olive and oil umhlanga. I Will definitely visit again soon.

Thank Devashnee B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's my second time at Olive & Oil and the food and service was on-point. Even though we sat on the passage because we did not have a reservation this was an excellent position and great to be outdoors having great food.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful food made even better by perfect service from Spha! Definitely recommended the mezze platter to start as well as any seafood.

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant, great food and service. Recommended for families. Good selection of food and wines.

Thank Klaus R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nive to sit outside watching the hustle and bustle below. Excellent friendly service and great value for money, starter , main and bottle of wine £20 for two.

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always make a turn past Olive and Oil for lunch while holidaying in Unhlanga. Again, as it always has been; lovely. Relaxed atmosphere, with French Café music in the background. We chose the lunch special (set price for 2 course or 3 course and...More

Thank Spatzendreck
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11 August 2016|
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Response from Olivia_Neft | Property representative |
Hi Ruth. We charge R40.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Chartwell Drive | Shop 19, Chartwell Centre, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 561 2618
  • E-mail
Whatever the occasion, when dining at Olive & Oil, we aim to imbue our Guests with a sense of well-being and comfort. Our friendly staff will be on hand to indulge you with the finest traditions of the Mediterranean – exceptional food and unrivaled hospitality. Our motto is simple; comfortable food made exceptionally well!
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