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The Olive Tree

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10 Tower Street, York YO1 9SA, England
+44 1904 624433
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
17:30 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
10 Tower Street, York YO1 9SA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

On our short visit to York in April we walked past this restaurant every day but only tried it out on our last evening. My only regret is that we didn't eat there every night. The Mediterranean food was very high quality (I stayed with...More

Thank aidanrankin
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here before going to the York Opera House. We arrived at opening so the restaurant was very quiet. The staff were really friendly and the service was excellent. I had a beef stroganoff from the specials board which came with a...More

Thank Odessa47
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s my first review as l really want to tell my experience. Me and my half visited this restaurant few weeks ago, the restaurant looked well nice, however l wish l was wrong but we heard some homophobic jokes from the one we think is...More

Thank JJJByrne
Olivetree07, Manager at The Olive Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Customer Thank you for your review. Unfortunately you have written a review on wrong place, we do not have a manager who is bald. We hope you will find the right place . Kind regards The Olive tree , York

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for an evening meal. I had a pizza and the other half had the salmon. We both thoroughly enjoyed our meals and would definitely recommend this restaurant. We will be off again very soon. Great service and excellent food.

Thank 13NeilB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked ahead for bank holiday Monday for 5.30 as the show started at 7. Can’t fault it, will definitely go again. The food was freshly prepared and delicious, the waiters were attentive and courteous.

Thank onlyasweetpea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing food and service. Would highly recommend. I had the sea bass which was cooked to perfection. The staff were very attentive throughout the whole meal. Sadly as we were on a. timeline we didn’t get dessert. We will definitely return for another delicious...More

Thank FionaDLC52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We order with the delivery (deliveroo) My ultimate favorite cuisine is Italian... The first time i ordered it was very good . The pasta was Al-dante, the flavours was there... I thought I've found a good Italian! The second time the pasta was too soft,...More

Thank Sandy I
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Visited The Olive Tree with business colleagues for an evening meal. I had the grilled salmon on a bed of mashed potatoes, accompanied by cherry tomatoes and asparagus with champagne dill sauce. It was absolutely delicious - and also suitable for a Coeliac, as were...More

Thank Shan J
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited York last year and had eaten each evening at the hotel. We decided this year to try some of the local restaurants one of which was the Olive Tree which was only one minute walk from the hotel.. The best...More

Thank GMW1952
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Visited on Sunday night as part of a few days in York with my wife and daughter. The restaurant was beautiful and spotless. Food was fantastic and service first class. Will definitely be coming back next time we are in York.

Thank colintweddell
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Questions & Answers
Joseph R
9 April 2016|
Response from Olivetree07 | Property representative |
please go to the website
28 March 2016|
Response from Olivetree07 | Property representative |
Yes. Children always welcome here as the olive tree has wide range of choice for them .
22 April 2015|
Response from Olivetree07 | Property representative |
No its not Greek but it has some of Greek dishes. All together it's Mediterranean food .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
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17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Tower Street, York YO1 9SA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 624433
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