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The Olive Restaurant

22 Promenaden Road, Windhoek 9000, Namibia
+264 61 383 890
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb shoulder” (2 reviews)
“carpaccio” (2 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
22 Promenaden Road, Windhoek 9000, Namibia
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

really a treat in a very nice hotel, the best in Windhoek. breakfast is also great. very friendly stagg as well.

Thank DutchWassenaar
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We were group of six staying at the Love Guest House round the corner and had pre-booked dinner on our first night in Namibia. The table was set up beautifully and was in a lovely area of the restaurant. The service was of the highest...More

1  Thank NaturesMoments
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

This is an exquisite example of elegance and cozy comfort in a grand package! Superb dinning at a reasonable price with customer care and attentiveness all in one package. Reservation required! Plan on going and rave when done!

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Olive Exclusive and our package included dinner and breakfast at the Olive Restaurant. Dinner was a quieter affair (we ate on a Saturday). I had a steak which was underdone/supposed to be medium rare but was more rare. The seasonal vegetables...More

Thank Vegemitelover
Reviewed 7 May 2018

we had a family lunch there and it was really great. variety was good, quality great and service fantastic!

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 17 April 2018

I have gone here for lunch 3 times. The food is delicious and beautifully presented. The decor is very original and well done. The staff is polite and attentive. I love this place.

Thank amainailoke
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Had a Sunday lunch with family and there is not variety on the menu and seems like the only thing to eat was a burger and seeing that was about that it was really not that good actually would rate it below average. For a...More

1  Thank jorriej873
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We booked 4 days prior to our reservation and told them that there would be 2 guests who were gluten and dairy intolerant. Sadly when we got the menu there was no effort made to accommodate them! They could not eat the soup of the...More

Thank MonicaS2436
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Really enjoyed two dinners here on our stay in Windhoek. Top notch cuisine and superb service. Breakfast is sublime too

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 10 February 2018

A wonderful restaurant in a beautiful setting. If you can, go there early and enjoy a drink in their lounge chairs and sofas outside. Good variety of food choices. We tried many different dishes, all were very nice. I loved the prawns and the Oryx...More

1  Thank Axeman21
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Promenaden Road, Windhoek 9000, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Khomas Region  >  Windhoek
  • Phone Number: +264 61 383 890
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The Olive Exclusive boasts a quality restaurant featuring a seasonal menu with inventive signature dishes.Enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner in either the relaxed interior, or on the outdoor terrace with wonderful views of the encircling mountains. The fully stocked bar also features a classic selection of fine whisky.Elegant, inspired, always delicious, never formal.
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