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Olive

Wolborough Street, Newton Abbot TQ12 1JR, England
+44 1626 365884
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (81 reviews)
“calamari” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Wolborough Street, Newton Abbot TQ12 1JR, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Just love this place.....great staff, nice ambiance and the food is excellent. Look out for 241 Monday’s as it is a great way to try extra dishes. I promise you will not go hungry here.

Thank Andy W
Jess S, Manager at Olive, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank-you Andy, All of the Olive staff work very hard and i will make sure to pass on the review- im sure they will truly appreciate it. So glad you enjoyed your evening, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely love tapas so we wanted to try here. We were new to the area and the waitress was very helpful in directing us to the restaurant. There is a car park opposite. Lovely decor. Staff friendly and helpful. Great menu with an excellent selection...More

Thank jaynem24
Jess S, Manager at Olive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow wow wow! Thankyou for your review I am so glad you enjoyed your evening. Hopefully see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely evening eating tapas. Authentic food in a lovely room with great atmosphere. Would definitely go here again, such a lovely choice on the menu.

Thank helenelliott59
Jess S, Manager at Olive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thankyou Helen for your review. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely lunch with my son. We choose from the 5 tappas for £12. We had the warm bread with dip( sadly 3 pieces of bread between two doesnt really portray sharing!!!), king prawn in coconut( firstly, the smallest king prawn I have ever seen, also...More

Thank gorgeous45
Jess S, Manager at Olive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Firstly we are glad you had a lovely lunch with your son. Our 5 dishes for £12 is a popular lunchtime choice for 2 people- however please bear in mind that the portions will be small due to it being tapas and due to it...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us ate at Olive and we had a great night out, the atmosphere, the service and the food was great.We will return soon for sure. Highly e recommended..

Thank Alan R
Jess S, Manager at Olive, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thankyou for your review, I am glad you enjoyed your evening at the Olive and we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 6 July 2018

Really nice food at Olive, never had a bad meal here! For value you must go on a Monday when it's 2 for 1 on all dishes, which really makes a difference on your bill. My wife and I visit here often and we have...More

Thank Graham D
Jess S, Manager at Olive, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Thankyou for your review- Mondays are certainly the best day to come with our 2 for 1 deal, it's something that's just got to be taken advantage of! So glad you enjoyed your evening and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 24 June 2018

Four of us went here we shared12 dishes.... Boy were those dishes good.. Do not be fooled by the small tapas bowls of food because they really do fill you up... I am a big eater and I struggled... Try it you will not be...More

Thank justbulsy
Jess S, Manager at Olive, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thankyou for your review! It would be great if you could provide some feedback on how we can obtain 5 stars next time? Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 18 June 2018

Went here recently with friends. Very helpful staff, good food, reasonably priced and good atmosphere. Good selection of tapas etc to choose from and very enjoyable evening was had by all. Will be back.

Thank hawaythelads
Jess S, Manager at Olive, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Brilliant- thankyou so much for your review! Our 2 for 1 Monday tapas is a deal you definitely dont want to miss. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Party of nine All food arrived at the same time- was hot and very tasty Service was friendly and no pressure Prices reasonable We had a really good evening- would definitely recommend

Thank Netty1313
Jess S, Manager at Olive, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

Thankyou for your review- it was a pleasure to host. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to have our mother in law stay so managed dinner out. As it was a warm summers evening thought tapas would be suitable. We have eaten at olive before and always enjoyed the food and this time we were not disappointed...More

Thank chris c
Jess S, Manager at Olive, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thankyou very much for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your evening here- we agree, our specials this week were different and interesting. Red Velvet Prawns and Mojito Pulled Pork Wontons!! New Menu out very soon so keep your eyes peeled!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wolborough Street, Newton Abbot TQ12 1JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Newton Abbot
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 365884
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Description
Olive is a tapas style eatery with dishes influenced from around the world including Spanish & Mediterranean dishes, homemade paella, albondigas, pizza & many more. Extensive wine list, cocktails and beers available.
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