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The Olive Tree

44 High Street, Ledbury HR8 1DS, England
+44 1531 634181
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (34 reviews)
“garlic bread” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
44 High Street, Ledbury HR8 1DS, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As always the Olive Tree is great for food and service. However, our experience was spoilt this time on 2nd October. We were celebrating an anniversary and was shown to one of our favorite tables by the window. Perfect we thought. However, we had not...More

Thank D M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Walked into town from our BanB the Harlequin and had a superb meal.Great service good atmosphere friendly staff and most importantly lovely food at a reasonable price. We are very happy to recommend The Olive Tree to others.

Thank ColinandJoan
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Olive Tree has a great selection of dishes on their menu and I am sure you could visit there many times without having the same dish twice. This is a popular venue and I was dining there on a Saturday evening with a large...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose a very traditional Italian meal - minestrone, spaghetti bolognause, tiramisu! All were absolutely excellent. The waiting staff were superb - so important when you're by yourself. Capuccino was divine.

Thank macclesfieldgourmand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owner is a power hungry old grumpy man. Takes pride in humiliating his workers. The food is good though, especially the steak, I wouldn't recommend the lasagne.

Thank Lex L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a super restaurant, the staff are so welcoming and genuinely pleased to see you. The food is really good but the portions are on the large side so they're very happy to offer a doggy bag. We shared a bruschetta for starters and I...More

Thank jclimbo
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Visited The Olive Tree many times over the years, mainly because they cook a steak well. Service was ok but not massively warm or friendly. My biggest gripe with the restaurant is the need to order sides if you want anything more than a few...More

Thank macaroon40
Reviewed 9 September 2017

The staff were poorly trained, food badly served and the Manager . Owner rude and arrogant plus they tried to overcharge us , so check your bills most carefully ! The menu has not changed in years with no weekly or even daily specials.More

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108gretchen, Owner at The Olive Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

As an owner I will not accept our staff are badly trained. We are very proud of all of our staff who work so hard to provide a caring, warm environment. Our menu has changed many times over the years. Yes we do not do...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Have visited this restaurant several times while visiting Ledbury. Really good variety of dishes on offer and most important for me they provide gluten free pizza bases and gluten free pasta. Service is usually very good although on our most recent visit - a busy...More

Thank 237gillian51
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Fabulous food at an unexpectedly reasonable price. A colleague and I were looking for a shop to buy clothes for an unexpected overnight stay and parked outside the Olive Tree by chance (sorry for the long story, but it sets the scene)! The restaurant was...More

Thank Harry L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 High Street, Ledbury HR8 1DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ledbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1531 634181
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