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4255 A1a S Ste 6, Seaside Plaza, St. Augustine, FL 32080-7427
+1 904-461-1250
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4255 A1a S Ste 6, Seaside Plaza, St. Augustine, FL 32080-7427
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went especially for a romantic dinner. It was our second time there, and we were not disappointed. The server was friendly and knowledgeable. The food was delicious. It was very nice option on the menu to ‘create’ your own meal. Choose your protein, sauce...More

Thank Mags B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was excellent, food, ambiance and service. Couldn’t ask for a better experience with family.

Thank SilverKing18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting from NJ and we enjoyed our dinner here so much on Thursday that we had to come back on Saturday and try something else. Had a special, braised lamb shank, on Thurs. Fall off the bone delicious. Then Thai Vegetables & Seafood tonight. Great...More

Thank kjrealtor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our server, Trevor was outstanding and was only outdone by the food! This was our first time at Purple Olive and we will be back again. We had the baked brie for an appetizer (it was ok) followed by a Salad for my wife and...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I went here for dinner due to recommendations from several local people that we met during our vacation. The exterior is deceiving since it's part of a strip mall containing several restaurants. Don't let the outside discourage you from dining at this...More

Thank Luv2PlanVacations
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I had the rack of lamb and it was beautifully cooked (medium) and savory. My husband, who is vegetarian, had the sesame tofu with vegetables. We both had the soups of the day, crab bisque for me and the black bean quinoa soup for hubby....More

Thank Kwietje
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Close proximity to where we live , consistently good food and service. Never have been disappointed ..

Thank Leirmheastoir
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our experience, from beginning to end. Welcomed with a smile, given a choice of seating, greeted by a friendly waitress who was patient and attentive, came and went right on cue. Dishes were flavorful and portions plentiful. Appreciated the flow of your restaurant! Dined...More

Thank ChefNice
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The Purple Olive restaurant is not high class in terms of decor but boy do they make up for it in terms of quality and customer service. My husband and I went along as a birthday treat and weren't disappointed by the quality of the...More

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The food was ok. And, there is not much ambiance at the restaurant. But, that is to be expected for a restaurant in a strip mall.

Thank Talia N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4255 A1a S Ste 6, Seaside Plaza, St. Augustine, FL 32080-7427
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-461-1250
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