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The Fat Olive - CLOSED

8 St Helens Road, Ormskirk, England
+44 1695 577055
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
12 Mar 2016
“Gutted ”
28 Dec 2015
“Mrs j oreilly”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean, British, International, Spanish, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
8 St Helens Road, Ormskirk, England
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1 - 10 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

So sorry this place is now closed. Such good value and consistently great service and quality. Had some superb meals and staff always try so hard to please. Good luck to you all.

Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

Warm welcome on arrival Waiter service with a smile Excellent . Choice of food . Varied Warm friendly staff . Food perfect . Will definately visit again

Thank catherinecake
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Did not like this place at all to cramped food was poor waited an age was seated close to the bar getting buffeted every time someone visited the bar no I am sorry this place was crap definitely will not go back and am sorry...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

We regularly visit this restaurant and you can't bear it for good food and value for money. The offers on the set menus are brilliant and the food is always fresh and tasty. Never had anything but good service here either. Would recommend.

Thank loltom
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Ate here one evening with a group of friends and it was such a lovely evening. Good good, great staff and a great atmosphere. The service was very quick and we never wanted for anything. There were 10 in our party and that was not...More

1  Thank Slincalex
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

I arrived, alone and unannounced, about 8.30pm on a Tuesday evening. No problem. In fact nothing was a problem to any of the young male/ female staff. Cheerful, helpful, and decidedly thoughtful. A three course meal...ample portions, hot, served efficiently, and tasted very nice...plus a...More

Thank Ros1ep
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Went here for a friends birthday and the food was just fantastic, its nice and relaxed atmosphere inside, there is a lot to chose from on the menu. The staff were very, very good and helpful.

1  Thank josh1995
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Had lunch today here. Decided to go for the 3 course for £10, was exceptional value. I had goats cheese salad, chicken forestiere and peach melba ice cream and meringue. No complaints. Staff were great

Thank Charlie111111
Reviewed 3 June 2015

We live in Ormskirk and this has been so far the best restaurant in the area. The food is freshly prepared and has its proper taste. Staff are always lovely and helpful. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Pieciowaty
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Visited with my wife and her friend. Nice setting, we sat upstairs which was nice & comfortable fairly busy with a nice relaxed atmosphere. Loads of tasty choice on the menu including vegetarian options for our friend. Fantastic tasting food, which was well presented. Best...More

Thank Toro07
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$6 - US$32
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 St Helens Road, Ormskirk, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Ormskirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1695 577055
  • E-mail
Our concept at The Fat Olive is based on providing fresh homemade food with ingredients sourced from local suppliers. With menus styled with a International theme and an added Traditional Lancashire twist you can be sure that there will be a dish to suit everyone's taste from either the a la carte menu or weekly changing specials. The restaurant boasts great modern decor and a friendly ambience offering a full wine list with draft and bottled beers available.
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