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Olympus Fish Restaurant

) #4,505 of 18,188 Restaurants in London ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, British
140-142 Ballards Lane | Finchley, London N3 2PA, England
+44 20 8371 8666
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“plaice” (6 reviews)
“rice pudding” (2 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Seafood, British
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140-142 Ballards Lane | Finchley, London N3 2PA, England
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Extraordinary performance from the owner (I think). Refused to serve us because our order size was not deemed substantial enough! Grunted and looked like Armand Asante from the Mambo Kings. I have taken away often and the food is decent but now won't return until...More

2  Thank williamaH1120RE
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Asked for cod with thin batter and it was prepared as requested. Large portions, very tasty and chips are perfectly fried. Very highly recommended Excellent service probably the best fish and chips in London

1  Thank theod721
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Found ourselves in Finchley, yesterday, visiting family, We were early, hungry, and looking for a restaurant for a quick lunch. We parked in Ballard's Lane and stumbled upon the Olympus Fish Restaurant, which attracted us because it was so busy. On our entry, we were...More

1  Thank Peter G
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I have had the privilege of visiting this restaurant three times in three years. Each of these times has been on the recommendation of friends as I don't live in London and they do. I feel like royalty when I'm there. The service is absolutely...More

1  Thank L M
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This place rocks Delicious fish and chips large portions salad included at no extra charge Friendly helpful staff Def worth a visit We go there regularly

1  Thank michael k
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Having been here a few times I can honestly say that the Grilled Plaice & chips have always been excellent. Normally the restaurant is busy so it is better to book to avoid disappointment. Melissa & Violeta take good care of the customers, whilst Mehmet...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We ate at Olympus on a busy Saturday night and although we had no reservation we were quickly seated and served. There is an attached take-out fish bar, so the fish was cooked fresh - good variety of fish to choose from and all fish...More

Thank Gillian1746
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Recently went during the lunch period was not very busy. Service was pretty basic. The waitress only came to give menus, food and collect bill, nothing more nothing less. Also felt a bit duped as we were charged full price for food that we later...More

Thank yusuframadhan
Reviewed 31 March 2017

the grilled whole place on the bone was so full of roe and hard skin it became just about half a plaice consumed, the manager did offer to make me something else but i appreciated and declined, my husband had fish soup to start which...More

Thank mitzi07
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We've visited this lovely restaurant several times, for informal family celebrations, but it's taken me a while to get round to writing a review....... The food is fab - on the odd occasion anyone has had anything other than fish and chips, it's been excellent....More

Thank Budgetluxe186338
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Barry P
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Response from trevor h | Reviewed this property |
You could easily phone 📱 and ask. The number is 0208 371 8666. All the best. T
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Yes they do take credit cards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140-142 Ballards Lane | Finchley, London N3 2PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8371 8666
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