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Olives Indian Cuisine

#14,247 of 17,958 Restaurants in London
££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
Fitzrovia
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20 Cleveland Street, London W1T 4JA, England
+44 20 7636 1813
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00:00 - 23:30
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Sheffield, UK
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203 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time to this place, ordered a mixed kebab style starter which was poor in portion size for the price. Biryanis were plentiful but good have had a bit more spice to them. Average but starters need improvement

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Thank PlazaBoy
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Not many good take away currys in the west end but this one is very solid. It's my go-to delivery. Balti is great!

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Thank Bresie
1 review
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Very friendly staff, food is amazing. I have tried a Chicken Tikka Karai with Pilau Rice and Garlic Naan bread. This was simply amazing, very tasty. My friend tried Sag Aloo which was very nice.

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Thank R K
London
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I have just eaten a terrific take away lunch from here, it was freshly cooked and prepared and the manager's home made mango chutney was sublime. Adela D may have struggled as this emphatically does not taste like standard high st Indian food, it's miles better. Full of flavour with fresh herbs, chillies and tomatoes I can only say 'outstanding'!

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Thank Mark C
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016

I ordered from this restaurant terrible is not the word. The ambience is like a dead house. Dirty restaurant the kitchen looks like it has bugs. To add the customer service is horrific they dont understand you. The food is cheap and even a supermarket food is better!! Avoid at al costs!!

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Thank Jack B
Lipton K, Manager at Olives Indian Cuisine, responded to this review

This restaurant has gone through a complete refurbishment and looks completely different. We re-opened in November 2016. We have an award-winning chef. Excellent food. Please visit us again you will not be disappointed. More 

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Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

We have been waiting for food for 50minutes. I have to say that it wasn't a Indian taste at all. 😵 BIG disappoint. Never again

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Thank Adela D
London
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place when looking for a curry last minute. We've done this a few times and always been disappointed. Not this time though - genuinely one of the best curries I've had. Tasted really fresh and and full of flavour. Definitely worth a try

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Thank Wertybran
London, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015

I am a regular customer but this time ordered via 'curriesonline'. I'll call directly next time as I don't see the point of a middleman. I had to call to ensure my chicken tikka masala was madras hot. Food was very tasty. The bread was a bit cold and I would like to see some slight garnish of coriander on... More 

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Thank LonDaz
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2015

I enjoyed my food but I found the portions a bit small. I'm from up north and I want more for my money. Still, nice prawns, nice salad, and pretty ok naan.

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Thank OldNewcastle
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Its an ok restaurant, came here alone and was quickly recieved. The waiter was incredibly nice and gentle and we chatted a lot. Still, the dishes took very long to come out, and no sides at all. I had to order rice separately, and that added another £2,50 to the price of my meal.

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Thank Ricardo Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
00:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:30
Thursday
00:00 - 23:30
Friday
00:00 - 23:30
Saturday
00:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Cleveland Street, London W1T 4JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Fitzrovia
  • Neighbourhood: Fitzrovia
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7636 1813

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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