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The Olive Bistro

22A Church Street, Durbanville 7550, South Africa
+27 21 975 5082
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (62 reviews)
“pork neck” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
22A Church Street, Durbanville 7550, South Africa
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Popped into this very quaint bistro with business colleague to grab a bite to eat whilst on business down here in the Cape. Reviews looked promising so gave it a try. Service was prompt and friendly. Great selection of Craft beer and the food was...More

Thank Simply1206
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

The items on menu caters for different tastes. If you want a good variety and selection of pizza, then the Olive Bistro does not disappoint. We had the Namibia pizza with generous toppings, but the thin base pizza was a bit burnt on the sides....More

Thank Heinrich Z
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Great value for money. Excellent quality food and generous portions. Wide choice on the menu. Lovely atmospheres and friendly service. Best of all its very well priced and great value for money.

Thank KimJones24
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This is an ideal restaurant to unwind and have a great meal at a reasonable price. The pizza's are the best I have had in Cape Town and they offer many combinations to arouse your tastebuds. The atmosphere is casual and makes for a great...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Tucked away in a side street in Durbanville, the Olive Bistro is a great place to relax, visit and enjoy a good meal after work. Very popular so booking is suggested. Pizzas were thin-based with generous toppings. Service was good but, because they are so...More

Thank ChazS50
Reviewed 13 December 2017

This is definitely the place to visit if you feel like a decent pizza. The toppings on the pizza's are interesting and good quality, with slightly different combinations than usual (for example the hawaian has smoked gammon on it instead of ham...YUM!). The vibe is...More

Thank ejlotz
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Definitely the best pizza in town ! Fast friendly service. The prices are reasonable. Versatile menu. Well worth a visit

Thank Margot M
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We landed at Olive Bistro quite by accident. We wanted a quick pub lunch and were referred from another restaurant in the area to Olive Bistro. Three craft beers later and three small bowls of fries, we were done. Results: Beers ice cold and the...More

Thank Juanita D
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Was invited by friends and have been wanting to go to Olive Bistro for some time. Was really disappointed, maybe I just expected too much after reading the reviews. Pizza was ok, service not bad and venue below avarage. Cutlery was dirty and never got...More

Thank Wilma B
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Very cozy and friendly place. Definitely worth a visit. I am intending on going visiting often. It's a pity I didn't find this place sooner. Very nice venue for summer gatherings.

Thank Bernard B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22A Church Street, Durbanville 7550, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Durbanville
  • Phone Number: +27 21 975 5082
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Our Times: Monday - Closed Tue-Sat - 11:00 - Kitchen close at 21:00 Restaurant closes strictly at 22:30 (According to lease agreement) Sun - 12:00 - Kitchen close at 14:00 Restaurant closes strictly at 15:00
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