We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: 1158 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4533
Phone Number:
+1 858-551-8250
Website
Today
10:00 - 21:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 21:00

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 34 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 21
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Enjoyable Charcuterie and Wine with a view

OK - it's a peekaboo view, but away from the razzle dazzle, with overtones of gourmet, hippism, neat hideaway. Small space - maybe 10 on the patio, as well as inside seating for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 February 2017
8Peter
,
Vancouver BC
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

34 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 28: English reviews
Vancouver BC
Level Contributor
254 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

OK - it's a peekaboo view, but away from the razzle dazzle, with overtones of gourmet, hippism, neat hideaway. Small space - maybe 10 on the patio, as well as inside seating for maybe 12 more. Great charcuterie plate, modest quality Sauvignon Blanc wine, but hey, at $7 off a bottle on Sunday's, it was fine. And lovely people there... More 

Helpful?
Thank 8Peter
San Antonio, Texas
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a great place to drink wine and unwind after shopping and sightseeing on la jolla beach this is the place. They have an awesome area in the back patio with a couple of small tables and a great view.

Helpful?
Thank lindanueva
Mission Viejo, California
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We spent a few hours in this store with their sommelier Colin. He made our day with his knowledge. We packed a case of wine for our home fridge.

Helpful?
Thank Megan M I
Riverside, California
Level Contributor
2,144 reviews
706 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 473 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Enjoy some oils, wines and views. This isn't your typical wine or oil shop. The staff are very well trained and you will learn as much as you want about quality oils. Doing this while enjoying some wine and views makes this one of the top stops during the shopping portion of your time here.

Helpful?
Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

We were meeting 2 other couples at We Olive, and the seating outside on the deck is TINY, but oh so worth being crowded. It was a beautiful day, the food was excellent and Our server was very kind!

Helpful?
Thank Nancy And Steve H
Fayetteville, Georgia
Level Contributor
35 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015

On the way to having dinner at another restaurant, we stopped for Happy Hour at We Olive to sample some wine and ended up ordering one of their flatbreads, the delicious spinach flatbread with roasted tomato and black olive tapenade. The staff here are very friendly and welcoming, and helpful with wine selection. The place has olive oil and balsamic... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lorna N
Santee, CA
Level Contributor
193 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2015

We visited We Olive as part of a food tour (Bite San Diego - La Jolla). Even though we frequent La Jolla regularly, I’d never stopped in here. Selfishly, I almost don’t want to tell you how incredibly awesome this place is. I’d like to keep it from getting too busy! The olive oil is great but the best part... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank riceburnergrace
Oceanside, California
Level Contributor
150 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

You can treat this place like a museum or go and eat. I'll talk about the "museum" aspect. There are tons of different vinegars and oils at We Olive. You can pretty much taste all of them. But don't simply focus on trying oils. They have jams, jellies, sauces etc to sample. There are many combinations from fruits to habanero... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Myles44
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Level Contributor
116 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2014

We visited the one in Paso Robles, CA The two ladies there were excellent. The Olive oils, balsalmics, and olives were excellent. Top notch everything. Best yet you can taste everything before purchasing!

Helpful?
Thank Tammy B
Glendale, Arizona
Level Contributor
30 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

There was 3 of us. We were hungry and in need for something to drink. We had to wait to get into Eddie V's so we decided to walk around and find a place to get a drink and bite to eat. We stumbled upon this place and enjoyed some really good hummus, and wine. We loved the open patio... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Lisa D

Travellers who viewed We Olive also viewed

La Jolla, San Diego
La Jolla, San Diego
 

Been to We Olive? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from We Olive staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?