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“Classy place”

Olivers Bar & Restaurant
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Ranked #7 of 139 Restaurants in Rochester
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$5 - US$25
Cuisines: Wine Bar
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Description: Oliver's Bar & Restaurant is an exclusive establishment in the heart of Rochester. Our philosophy is to only offer the best to our patrons. From our extensive range of wines, beers and spirits, locally sourced and inspired restaurant A La Carte menu to our equally high standard of customer service. Whether it be dining, drinking or dancing. We want every visit you make to Oliver’s to be memorable for all the right reasons – great service, great atmosphere, great company and great food and drink.
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant much prefer this to Tops restaurant. Beautiful house friendly staff and great food

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Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you for your kind words and 5 star review. It wouldn't be fair to comment on other local businesses but we appreciate the positive note regardless and look forward to serving you again soon.

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

We went to Oliver's on 14.10.17 to celebrate my sons 30th birthday. 18 of us, ranging from 79 to 22 years of age. Everyone of us thoroughly enjoyed the food. The cocktails were delicious. The service was outstanding from booking to the end of the evening. All of us we will most defineatley be returning to Olivers for its exceptional food and customer service.

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Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you for your positive feedback and 5 star review of Olivers. We are looking to offer the classic 'style bar' experience, where everything is under one roof; dining, drinking and dancing so its great to read that you enjoyed all aspects of the business and more so as there was such a range of ages in the group. We hope your 30th birthday was one to remember and look forward to serving you again soon.

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

It was like entering an up-market town house, the dining room we were in was very comfortably furnished with the tables set in a formation to give all diners plenty of space, however we were the only 4 guests on this evening. The service and the food were both excellent and the wine list was appropriate. The only downside was the lack of custom which did not help the atmosphere,I think this could be improved by raising the level of the background music slightly.

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Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you for your 5 star review. We're really happy that all the time and effort designing the Olivers experience all those years ago is still being noticed to this day. When the owners, Jako and myself took over Olivers 6 years ago we all feel in the love with the building and knew we could create something special and different for Rochester high street. The service and food has continued to improve from those early days, its great that customers can see this positive change. We take on board the comment regarding background music, and i'm sure one of the owners will raise an eye as this is his pet hate, music and lighting not being at the appropriate level, whether we're full to the rafters or it's a quieter monday evening.

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I've been here for Sunday lunch two or three timed, when Luke has been working in the restaurant. He has always contributed to a really positive, welcoming experience, and is a real asset to the team that works here.

Thank Alexander W
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Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review Olivers. We're really happy with our Sunday lunch offering, from the food to the service and ambience. We look forward to welcoming you again very soon.

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Olivers Bar and Restaurant is a gem not to be missed. Food - excellent; service - caring, attentive, professional,without being intrusive, particularly Luke. You feel you are in an up-market London venue, but without the journey afterwards - a bonus in itself. Do not miss the Olivers' experience: it will not let you down.

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Stephen R, Manager at Olivers Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review Olivers. We're glad you have enjoyed your evening with us. Luke has quickly become a key member of the team here and one who has been happy to expend his experience with some of the less experienced team members. I'm sure he'll be buoyed by the rave reviews he's been getting. We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

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