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Olive & Thyme

) #209 of 1,824 Restaurants in Manchester ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mediterranean, European, Turkish
416-418 Barlow Moor Road, Manchester M21 8AD, England
+44 161 881 5247
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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416-418 Barlow Moor Road, Manchester M21 8AD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have ate here twice before and really enjoyed the food, the staff are lovely without being annoying. So it was a last minute decision to have my birthday lunch here. Whilst waiting for drinks the chef was in the bar area and just casually...More

Thank Marlene M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice service. Family business who took over recently. The brothers are Marita Dee and chef respectively, really warm friendly professional service and care. Cheers Happy to recommend Will be back

Thank Stefan P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was fantastic!! Really looking forward to eating there again!! Highly recommended!! I had the steak which was amazing!! I can't wait to go back there to eat!!

Thank natd1234
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved it in here. The food was fantastic and the service was excellent. I would recommend it and we will definitely be back.

Thank paulas312015
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Gluten free ? That's what they said... So we all place are order My friend started to eat his meal.. We finish are main meals and order desert My friend felt ill Then he had problems breathing.... So we rush him to hospital.... his food...More

1  Thank fattyboy8
Thyme1962, Manager at Olive & Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Sorry to hear that you and your friend had a unpleasant evening with us, let me assure you that all our staff have full knowledge food allergy our menus clearly display the food allergy (i.e. GF gluten free). To help us improve our service and...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Booked the restaurant based on a number of favourable comments.Called on Thursday.Found ambiance and friendliness fantastic. Ordered our meal and we were served in good time.Food was fantastic and the staff very friendly and helpful.Will definitely be returning and would recommend this restaurant highly. Thank...More

Thank Theresa L
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely place with lovely chatty staff. Catered for my vegan diet. The food was beautiful! I highly recommend this place. My friend also enjoyed his meat options very much

Thank Alice O
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

great food and drinks that are reasonably priced, the staff are really friendly!! we enjoyed sitting in the outside area in the sun.

Thank rachelamanda2015
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Visited with extended family included my three year old daughter. Great food and wine, we will be back. Biggest problem was how to choose what to eat as the menu is extensive. Don't miss out on the chocolate soufflé though.

Thank Kerri M
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The GF choices availble were great, on the same menu instead of a separate allergy list. When I joked to the manager about not being able to eat the bread brought with the first course, he told me to call in advance for next time...More

Thank ceri-travels
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416-418 Barlow Moor Road, Manchester M21 8AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 881 5247
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Olive & Thyme is a Mediterranean cafe, bar and restaurant in the heart of Chorlton, offering freshly prepared food ranging from Mezes and Turkish Kebabs to Italian Pastas and Pizzas. Our unique venue is very spacious making it a comfortable and welcoming place to dine with groups of friends, families and colleagues or just on your own. O&T benefits from its south-facing shop front allowing plenty of sun light, whether you are sitting inside next to the wood-burning stove or outside in the heated glassed seating area.
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