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Square Olive

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2-6 Bridge Road | Hampton Court, East Molesey KT8 9HA, England
+44 20 8979 7676
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 09:00 - 17:30
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 22:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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Walton-On-Thames, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Service and food awful would not visit again. Pictures of pace deceiving. Food cold. Staff not interested

Thank barbaraclaysmore
Hampton, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very enjoyable meal, I highly reccommend the Cartoccio, which was cooked to perfection and presented amazingly, wrapped in foil in the shape of a swan, and apart from the presentation it tasted amazing. Visited on a Saturday, but it was very quiet, only 4 other tables were occupied, but in fairness I think that was due to the rugby.

Thank cazdonovan
London, United Kingdom
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228 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a cold,wet, February night we were the only customers in the restaurant. ...so we were a little concerned. This was totally unfounded however. The proprietor was really friendly, the ambiance is very nice and the food( which is why we went there) was incredible. Calamares and the fish cake starters were excellent but were nothing to the steak with... More 

1 Thank Alan H
1GM1, Owner at Square Olive, responded to this review

Hi Alan, I am glad to know that you and your friend enjoyed your meal and had a good time at Square Olive. We look forward to welcoming you back to our restaurant in the near future. More 

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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

I happened to pop in one afternoon with family over the festive period. It was late afternoon so we were seated very quickly as it wasn't too busy. The restaurant is family friendly and offers child size portions which was great. We ordered a range of starters to share between us including Mussels, Calamari and the Garlic bread. The Garlic... More 

Thank Chris P
Bagshot, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

We came here for lunch after finding out that Pizza Express was very busy, the waitress was lovely and very welcoming. Our food arrived quickly and was delicious! I would definitely recommend this Italian restaurant.

Thank Archie152
1GM1, Manager at Square Olive, responded to this review

Hi Archie, It is good to know that you you find our food delicious and liked our service. More 

Hampton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Came here for lunch with friends after choosing this place over zizzi. Great location and nice ambience. My risotto was great and my friends like their pasta and meat. Tiramisu was just great, will be back for more!

Thank AronC7
1GM1, Manager at Square Olive, responded to this review

Hi Aron, I am glad to know that you opted for an authentic Italian restaurant instead of one of the chains. We hope to see you soon. More 

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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Went on a Saturday night, music was great all night, food lovely, prices fair, service slow but seemed short staffed, worth a visit

Thank Julie M
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch Wednesday with a friend. We where greeted by a friendly Italian lady with a big smile and made to feel welcome.The service and food were excellent. The whole experience was one I shall repeat.Very professional couple.

Thank Ian T
Walton-On-Thames, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Group of six of us had lunch at The Square Olive today. This was my second visit to this restaurant. The first time I went, the food was really good and so were the staff. I was hoping that today's visit would be as good - it was even better. I thoroughly recommend this lovely Italian restaurant.

Thank Lorna K D
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here as a group of 14 while away on work. The restaurant seems to be quite nicely decorated but was absolutely dead which is always a worry on a Friday night. Nice food and cocktail menu. Service was slow and they forgot drinks and had to be asked to take our food order. Food was nice when it... More 

1 Thank heather r

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-6 Bridge Road | Hampton Court, East Molesey KT8 9HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  East Molesey
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8979 7676
Remember the days before restaurant chains? Friendly, family service? Freshly made dishes? Welcome Back! We are here to offer you all of that.Square Olive was born out of a desire to bring friends and family together around the table. The owners gathered a group of creative, enterprising friends to create an Italian restaurant that reminded them of warm, gregarious Italian hospitality. Joining in the effort and putting the original 'authentic' mark on the menu was Carmine of Abruzzo. The gracious smiles and genuine hospitality that greet you at our doors and make you feel part of the family while you are dining with us was Ornella of Napoli.Everyone you meet here is happy you've come, and they're genuinely dedicated to having you visit with us frequently. This is our home. You are our guest. And we will attend to your dining experience with a degree of care and attention to detail unrivaled elsewhere. A deep desire to serve others is the secret to success of a gracious host. And its why, at Square Olive, we want you to always leave with a smile.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?