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Olive & Oil

12/16 Old Main Road | Shop 19a, Lillies Lifestyle Centre, Hillcrest 3610, South Africa
+27 31 765 6214
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
12/16 Old Main Road | Shop 19a, Lillies Lifestyle Centre, Hillcrest 3610, South Africa
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Great evening and service was good. Even though I was told by a colleague that they had been before and didn't enjoy I must admit it was a good evening and food was enjoyable. Would definitely go again.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Russell F
Reviewed 9 October 2018

It was my birthday last week, and I took my wife, daughter and grandson to Olive and Oil for dinner. The service was excellent, and the food tasty and well presented. The restaurant has a nice vibe - and is not too noisy. We live...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hugh1944
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Visited on numerous occasions. The food is always good and so is the service.Can be a bit expensive-however they often have reasonably priced specials

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Every person around the table had only compliments about their food. Tasty dishes, elegantly presented and cooked to perfection. The kids love the play area (with attendant), where they can bake their own cookies or create their own pizza. The Lunchtime special is amazing value...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 930bernardk
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Very good thin based pizza at low prices, a must for Mondays. Pizza size is for the very hungry or to share.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank andrewlO4481VZ
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Dont know why or what it is but they just seem to be average nothing ever stands out, when it was just Glenwood i loved it but now its just average.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank BoomerangPro
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Warmly welcomed and seated in a cosy spot. Service was excellent on a busy Sunday afternoon. The Dijon, feta and avocado steak was flavouful and cooked to perfection. We will definitely be back.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Wga23
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We recently went to Olive and Oil for a friend's surprise birthday dinner. Meals and service were exceptional good. Will definitely return.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank chantalr907
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Dinner for 2 with my wife on a Saturday evening. Service very good but perhaps a bit over the top when it came to checking on us. My choice was the Moroccan Chicken in Linguine. Portion was good and the food delicious. A garlic roll...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Every aspect of the evening was good. Relaxed environment and exceptional food tonight. Left feeling really satisfied.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Connector763923
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Peter M
11 February 2015|
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Response from ConciergeSA | Reviewed this property |
Peter, why? Were you disappointed in the past and want to know if it's safe to return? I ate there twice during October 2014 and thought the food was great.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12/16 Old Main Road | Shop 19a, Lillies Lifestyle Centre, Hillcrest 3610, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Hillcrest
  • Phone Number: +27 31 765 6214
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A family based mediterranean restaurant with an emphasis on good quality food value for money and an overall dining experience. Catering for all tastes we do a wide array of dishes from seafood to grills we also cater for children with a kiddies menu
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