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Olympus Fish & Chip Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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An award winning, upmarket family run restaurant offering best quality fish and chip meals - and much, much more - to Bolton residents and visitors. With its distinctive arched windows and comfortable seating for over 200 people, the Olympus Restaurant has not only become a local landmark but regularly attracts visitors from all parts of Lancashire, Cheshire and beyond.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
CUISINES
Seafood, British
FEATURES
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went for a late lunch last Tuesday after saying for ages that we need to check it out. The restaurant is large very clean and well layed out (tables were not bunch too close together). Ordering was easy and the food arrived promptly. The food...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AlanRaine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First visit for my friend and I. Food was excellent. Thoroughly enjoyed listening to the pianist, while we ate. Staff great, nothing too much trouble. Very impressed with decor and orangery. Good for wheelchair access & facilities. Hope to be back soon.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Julie K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the pensioners special I asked for a lightly battered fish and I got one it was lovely first restaurant I have been in and had lovely hot food and lovely pot of tea

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank vivien t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another annual Christmas visit with friends. Restaurant packed, but service good and the fish and chips perfect as always !

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank WILLIAMW681
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food excellent quality as always. Lovely atmosphere and great service. Have visited many times and always enjoy it.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I called at lunchtime. We were cheerfully greeted and quickly shown to a vacant table. The restaurant was busy but we were quickly provided with the menu and soon our drinks and food order was taken. The menu is very extensive and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jmgglg
Reviewed 6 February 2019

I like the Olympus, handy as I work in town but it seems every couple of months the takeaway sticks anoter 10-20p on the prices. The fish meal deal was under a fiver not that long ago today it was £7. And the fish is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank vtwindr
Reviewed 5 February 2019 via mobile

This is trying to be more than a fish and chip shop but it’s not managing it, for fish and chips and other “with chips” meals it’s expensive you may as well eat at a restaurant. Because of where it’s situated it will continue to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank pennya733
Reviewed 5 February 2019

This is a first rate restaurant with a wide choice of dishes. It is warm, friendly and the food is always excellent. It seems to attract a regular clientele and can be very busy at times. I dine there at least once a week

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Malcolm D
Reviewed 3 February 2019

Great food reasonable prices beautiful setting especially on a sunny day Pleasant helpful staff Cosy table seating

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Karen C
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Karen H
25 August 2018|
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Response from Bob P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn’t check them out...
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Joan H
9 May 2017|
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Response from Tasos P | Property representative |
Hello, We do serve gluten free chips however we don't have gluten free batter so the fish would have to be steamed. many thanks
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pyroclastic95
31 January 2017|
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Response from Tasos P | Property representative |
Hello Jenny, Thank you for your enquiry, As long as you are in the restaurant and have placed your order by 7pm you are welcome to stay and have your meal in a relaxed and pleasant environment before you attend the show... More
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