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Greek Olive

141 Faringdon Road, Swindon, England
+44 1793 534064
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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141 Faringdon Road, Swindon, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A piece of authentic greek food miles from home in a rustic clean and friendly environment you are so used to experiencing when holidaying in Greece - loved it!

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Olive is a great place for a meal out with the family. A wide choice of traditional foods with detailed explanations for the uninitiated. You may want to consider sharing starters as the main courses are nice and generous. The various souvlaki dishes are...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time here, amazing evening. Table decorated with hearts and banner on the wall. Each member of staff came to us to wish us a happy anniversary. After the meal, we were given a cake that was brought out to romantic music and a sparkler....More

Thank Alison Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for dinner back in June for my Dad's birthday. Lovely place, lovely food and great service. Nothing was too much trouble and the Lady (Blonde hair lady) really looked after us. Food was great.

Thank Spami K
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughters 21st birthday meal & the food was excellent, great service but booking is a must on a Friday or Saturday. The menu choice is a good selection & 9 meals all well presented & enjoyable.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Greek Olive last weekend as a party of six for a family celebration. I've been aware of this restaurant for a while and knew about it's impressive Trip Advisor rating, but had never gotten round to actually eating there. We were...More

1  Thank Redambergreen1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing meal accompanied by amazing service and staff. The Greek Olive does not disappoint! Thank you so much :)

Thank DTravels100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely dinner at the Greek Olive. Great service on a busy evening. We had an early booking and it was full the whole time we were there. Nevertheless the service was attentive and friendly. The food was delicious. I’m no expert in Greek food...More

Thank EmilySEdwards
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was perfect in this fab restaurant. We had kleftico and stamnas which were both cooked to perfection. House wine was even lovely.

Thank skink7319
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So: You’re in Swindon for a couple of hours and want to have the best food around. Look no further than this family-owned Greek taverna. If you fire up your trusted search-and-discovery app to see some recommendations, the usual suspects – chain restaurants - will...More

Thank George K
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2 June 2018|
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Response from rossaroundtheworld | Reviewed this property |
22 February 2018|
Response from Snipersmudge | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think that would not be a problem, might be worth ringing them beforehand so they could arrange a suitable table for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Faringdon Road, Swindon, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: +44 1793 534064
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