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Spanish Olive Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Latin, Spanish, Cuban
399 Mantoloking Rd, Brick, NJ 08723-5703
+1 732-701-3861
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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399 Mantoloking Rd, Brick, NJ 08723-5703
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well The Spanish Olive is incredible! I had never tasted Cuban food before and this was just amazing. I ordered the shrimp My wife ordered the pork chops! Amazing flavor. The chorizo sausage appetizer was so good. Best sausage we ever had. The owner spen5...More

Thank Jminnici
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been trying to get to the Spanish Olive for some time now but never got around to it. we finally did and it was so much better than I expected and I was expecting great things. It is a small quaint restaurant. It...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband is Cuban and very picky about Cuban food and he loves the Spanish Olive. We are there at least once a month if not more. This little family owned and operated restaurant has to be on your list for dinner. Don't forget it's...More

Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Discovered this BYOB gem a few years ago. Always had excellent meals. Service is friendly and attentive and Senor and/or Senora Gonzalez make newcomers feel welcome and return customers feel like family. This is a small restaurant and usually fills up by 530 pm on...More

Thank jimbofl
Reviewed 26 August 2018

I was excited about eating here based on the reviews I read on Trip Advisor and Yelp. The server was good; however, I was disappointed that the only soup was made with meat and there was no option for non-meat eaters (after all, the soup...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Always an excellent dining experience here. The owner and staff treat you like family, from the hostess when you walk in to the server and owner. My wife and I both ordered from the specials menu. She had filet mignon, which came with shrimp on...More

1  Thank Gregg B
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We’re from out of town and decided to visit this place. Called for reservations and said they don’t take reservations but to come at 7:30 and they’d have place for 8. We drove almost 30 minutes to get there and when we got there a...More

1  Thank Marc C
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner with 5 adult family members. BYOB. Waitress very helpful ecplaining menu options. We each made a different coice but all tried the house included garlic soup, which was not a favorite. Entrees were solid and everyone enjoyed. Family run, with wife doing...More

Thank CArOlT4242014
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We joined our neighbors here for a small celebratory dinner. The staff was very attentive and friendly. The food was delicious.

Thank ncunningham1058
Reviewed 24 June 2018

We arrived, party of 8, at 6:30 on a Saturday. They don't take reservations, but they put a table together for us. Owner Bob very personable and wants his diners to be happy. Glad we arrived when we did, because within 45 minutes, the place...More

Thank loulombo
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Sharon B
28 September 2016|
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Response from TRez058 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sharon, Spanish Olive is BYOB. They also have a fabulous fresh sangria mix that you can order when you bring your choice of wine. Enjoy! You won't be disappointed!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 35
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 399 Mantoloking Rd, Brick, NJ 08723-5703
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Brick
  • Phone Number: +1 732-701-3861
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Classic Cuban and Latin dishes incorporating fresh seafood, lean meat and crisp vegetables. Made from scratch with local ingredients and love. Authentic recipes brought from 1962 Havana, Cuba to Valencia, Spain, then to Bayonne, New Jersey, and finally to Brick, New Jersey. Come and join in on our family's heritage!
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