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Olive Cafe

$$ - $$$European, Cafe,
170 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-802 5266
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
170 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I love Olive Cafe on Cuba Street - was there for lunch today and the entree I had was delicious. I wish I had what I think is a season special - it has chickpeas and was rolled up, egg roll style, with potatoes and...More

Thank AnneKemp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super cute outdoor area and such a good deal with the big breakfast with tea or coffee! Looked around so many (not very good places) and finally found somewhere yum 💕

Thank pilypop
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love olives courtyard area out the back and only wish it was my backyard! The food is always really good and great service Instagram: @tasteandexplore

Thank Anikag00
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing meal, the set menu m the Tuesday. The food was faultless, wine to match. Everything was absolutely amazing. to make things even better the service we received made our night. The duty manager, Ranui was welcoming, friendly and took time to...More

Thank beckyhO716AB
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Really friendly place with terrific coffee and great ambiance. A must for breakfast. The staff were a stand out.

Thank taramoskalyk
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Don't judge a book by its cover. Olive looks unassuming, but the food here is delicious and reasonably priced and has something for everyone.

Thank Trevor L
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Welcome relief from the Wellington wind. Professional service and wonderful food. Left my senses buzzing and a big smile as I exited. Thumbs up team.

1  Thank guardian66
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic ambience. What a gem. Delicious mimosas and belllinis to wash down my gorgeous orange apple date scone. A treat to visit. Charming

Thank Madeline H
Reviewed 15 May 2018

After my graduation we were looking for somewhere to eat at about 9pm on a Friday night. I googled to see what restaurants were open in Wellington and found Olive. We turned off the motorway into Cuba Street and there was a park right outside,...More

Thank Journo125
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We had a brilliant time on Saturday evening, and felt lucky that we got ourselves a table when booking on the same day. Food was awesome, vegan options were great, and we didn't feel that we had to wait longer despite placing our order just...More

Thank Chris R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-802 5266
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