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20 Civic Center Plz, Mankato, MN 56001-7777
+1 507-386-1001
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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6:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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20 Civic Center Plz, Mankato, MN 56001-7777
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Reviewed yesterday

I wish I had taken a photo. We ordered food sent up to the room. We had a flatbread pizza, a pasta dish, and the steak. The pizza and pasta were okay. The steak? cold and still mooing. I ordered it medium well. It was...More

Thank SaraGee
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I definitely recommend OLIVES. When traveling to Mankato I certainly did not expect to find such great food at a quaint restaurant connected to the Hilton Garden Inn in downtown. I was very pleasantly surprised how good the food was and I will go again...More

Thank kgrotenhuis23
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I was staying in the Hilton Garden and visited Olives twice. The breakfast was outstanding. Stopped in for lunch the next day and had a burger & fries for lunch. Burger was well cooked, nicely seasoned and well presented. The fries were perfect! Crisp on...More

Thank davyd83
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Table of 7 of us. A round of cocktails and we were ready for dinner. I had a dinner salad and French Onion soup. The salad was good. I think the soup was prepared by a comedian in the kitchen. It was served in a...More

1  Thank Mark A
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is full service including room service. It’s very popular with the locals and we couldn’t get an early spot on a Saturday night. The breakfast brunch was pretty good, especially for the price of 10.99. Eggs Benedict, regular hot stuff and a nice...More

Thank Leah B
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Our go to spot when we are meeting for a nice dinner or having friends from out of town. Always have a great meal, great service and nice atmosphere.

Thank grlav8r777
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Food was cold on the buffet. Someone had forgotten to lite the burners. The problem was immediately corrected, however the offer to make fresh French toast was absolute. You would think for a Hilton property they would’ve been trained to meet their guest needs. Very...More

Thank peaceinjesus
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A surprise in a hotel. Would recommend even if you don't stay at the hotel. Good food. Some Lebanese on the menu.

Thank Cheryl W
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Have only ordered pizza from Olives to be delivered via room service. Pizza was really good! Not NYC nor Chicago pizza quality, but still a really good pizza for only $13 or so (CHEAP...by room service standards...will feed two good & hungry adults or a...More

Thank Jenelle M
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Lots of healthy options and vegan friendly. Nice atmosphere and courteous staff. I found the lunch buffer to have variety.

Thank dharshinig2014
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Sharon J
10 January 2017|
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Response from pjsharad | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. After 10 the brunch is just order off the menu breakfasty items.
7 April 2016|
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Response from eat56001 | Reviewed this property |
I would give them a call as I have not needed to because at the times I went they were just starting to get busy, but always able to walk in and get seated. Have fun, your at a great time in your life
Carol H
17 December 2015|
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Response from Joni W W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do. Olive's phone #:(507) 386-1001
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 28
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Buffet, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Civic Center Plz, Mankato, MN 56001-7777
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Mankato
  • Phone Number: +1 507-386-1001
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