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The Olive Tree

28 Yarmouth Road | Ellingham,, Bungay NR35 2PN, England
+44 1508 518147
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (9 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Italian, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
28 Yarmouth Road | Ellingham,, Bungay NR35 2PN, England
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Such a lovely evening, tasty good Italian food. Friendly service. Really attractive interior design, relaxed atmosphere. Have eaten here in the past and it was was delicious and its great to go back and still find it as good as ever....down to the lovely couple...More

Thank Orangeracoon
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

An anniversary meal out in a little more out of the way location in a quiet village. It was pleasant, the service good and the food ok but was not particularly noteworthy. I didn’t feel that I would make the effort to return, as for...More

Thank djpe
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I met some friends here last Saturday evening to celebrate my husbands birthday. We were welcomed by a lovely smile from a very attentive lady from the bar , she gave us a choice of tables and got our drinks . The...More

Thank Claire L
Reviewed 27 April 2018

My first visit to the area for a number of years. Delighted to see the same lovely owners, fantastic food and ambience. I won't be leaving it as long before I return next time!

1  Thank Timbo8642
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely dinner And the service was really great We get a lovely bottle of wine The moment was just made exceptional

1  Thank Hugo V
Reviewed 13 March 2018

The Olive Tree is always excellent. Over the years this wonderful restaurant has continued to provide outstanding service and excellent food. Tonight was an impromptu occasion but still Gail could find a table for us. Booking is strongly advised (even to secure a loaf from...More

1  Thank Alan R
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Belgium is the place where you expect to find excellent restaurants in small villages - not Norfolk but this is the exception to that rule. A very friendly welcome is a fine introduction to a quality restaurant. The menu is encouraging - small enought to...More

2  Thank Swampy44
Reviewed 4 November 2017

My parents live in the village and we go a few times a year with them (last night being the most recent for my Mother's Birthday). We love Italy and Italian food, and Rafe & Gail have brought a taste of real Italian food to...More

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

What can I say the place is perfect. The staff are so attentive, the food speaks for itself fresh flavoursome local food cooked to perfection by a real Nepalese Italian. I ate the most delicious seabass with perfectly cooked vegetables and sauté potatoes to die...More

1  Thank Ufford-Hall
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Evening meal in July the food, service ad hospitality was perfect. We have eaten different dishes each time we visit this restaurant and we cannot fault any of them absolutely delicious, this is a restaurant that can be recommend to family and friends. The Italian...More

1  Thank Bettyboop1948
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$53
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Yarmouth Road | Ellingham,, Bungay NR35 2PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bungay
  • Phone Number: +44 1508 518147
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