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Olive Tree

1005 Beards Hill Rd, Aberdeen, MD 21001-2254
+1 410-272-6217
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“breadsticks” (63 reviews)
“crab cakes” (60 reviews)
“salad” (80 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1005 Beards Hill Rd, Aberdeen, MD 21001-2254
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The local folks said to go here because it has “good Italian.” One of my business associates and I went. He had a crab cake sandwich that he said was excellent. I ordered chicken parmigiana. It was a lot of food. I left at least...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not entirely sure why we keep returning. It's basically Olive Garden food, made with fresher ingredients. Tables ALWAYS seem sticky. Service is fine, prices acceptable.

Thank August D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped in here last night, it was extremely busy, but they sat me down right away. The waiter brought me a salad right away and some bread sticks. Both amazing! I ordered the blackened chicken alfredo, it came out fast considering how busy they...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there on a Tuesday night with a companion who was visiting his daughter. He stated this was the best restaurant the area. I am a Maryland native and had never had the opportunity to eat here before. I was surprised that at 6:30...More

Thank Suzyq2cu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you frequent Olive Garden you will love the Olive Tree .. They offer the salad and breadsticks ...but the salad is fresher, has more ingredients and their menu offers a wider selection of chicken and fish dishes. Our server was excellent. We let him...More

Thank pall48
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Sat at the bar. Server gave us dinner menus. We asked what the lunch specials might be. She just kept cleaning the bar area. After sitting there for 19 minutes we left. Not in any rush to return. Awful service. Never...More

Thank RetiredMilitary
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Take a seat cushion, the new chairs are about as comfortable as a church bench. The open design is horrible. When anyone talks (way across the room) it echos all over the room and the intimate booths are gone. I am sick. This WAS our...More

Thank BeaKline
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Have been going to this restaurant for years, it has always been a favorite of ours for all occasions. My wife & I knew that they were redecorating but had not been in since they completed them. Needless to say we were pleasantly surprised not...More

Thank ross h
Reviewed 25 November 2017

It took a second visit for me to appreciate that the Olive Tree is a real Italian restaurant. On the day after Thanksgiving many families were enjoying a huge selection of mainly Southern Italian specialties. I liked the spiciness of the scampi fra diavolo on...More

Thank SusanJ13
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I don't know who designed the remodel and new decor of the Olive Tree, but they need to be shot. The Industrial look does not go with the cuisine that they serve. Who wants to go to fine dining only to be seated for dinner...More

Thank creativewoods
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1005 Beards Hill Rd, Aberdeen, MD 21001-2254
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +1 410-272-6217
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