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The Olive Pit

2156 Solano St, Corning, CA 96021-2713
+1 530-824-4667
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A place to stop along the Interstate

If you want to absorb local area "culture" but only have 15 minutes to stretch your legs... Parking... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Luna L
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Los Angeles, California
via mobile
vacation

friendly staff.. great selection. good wines at good prices. will definitely come back when passing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pattyv559
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Since 1967 the Olive Pit gourmet retail store features over 120 different kinds of olives, many Balsamic vinegars, wine, craft beer, gifts, nuts, candy and so much more. We also have a Café that features burgers and sandwiches where you can pile on the toppings to suit your taste. We offer free tasting of over 150 products and also offer a wine and craft beer tasting room, current tasting room fee 5 tastes for $5.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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2156 Solano St, Corning, CA 96021-2713
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+1 530-824-4667

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you want to absorb local area "culture" but only have 15 minutes to stretch your legs... Parking and everything was sufficient, sample table was inside with many options. The building is new so it is not "authentic" or historical. A large amount of different...More

Thank Luna L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

friendly staff.. great selection. good wines at good prices. will definitely come back when passing through again

Thank pattyv559
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! Thank you so much for the review. We are glad to hear you had a good experience with us. We look forward to seeing you next time. Cheers, The Olive Pit Team!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hi all, Finally stopped at the Olive Pit after seeing the sign for may years. Decided to stop, get a bit to eat and taste some olives. Really regret the bite to eat. The food is pre-made or premixed. Nothing is cooked fresh. Burgers, turkey...More

Thank MakimotoFamily
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for letting us know about your experience. Happy to hear that you enjoyed our olives and olive oil. We are disappointed you didn’t enjoy our café. Our burgers and turkey burgers are very popular items and we always strive to offer the finest quality...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our way home from spending three days on Lake Shasta our family of five decided to stop at the Olive Pit to experience their variety of olives. Store information provided indicated they also had a deli, so we decided to have lunch also. Lunch...More

Thank femborg
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping in. We’re glad you enjoyed our store. We are sorry to hear that you didn’t enjoy our café. We’ve worked hard over the years to make our café a place that our customers enjoy eating. Our Muffuletta sandwich and 1/3 pound...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I make a point of stopping at this store each time I travel through cali. The unique merchandise and my love of all things olive male thos place like Disney land to me!

Thank 880louisj
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

If you love olives, we are the perfect stop for you. Thank you so much for being an awesome customer. We appreciate the review and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Cheers, The Olive Pit Team!

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We saw tons of signs along the interstate and since I love olives I had to look this up. Great advertising!!! The Olive sampling was self serve and extremely delicious. They have tons of different and unusual varieties. Such a great place to pick up...More

Thank Phillitravels
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thank you so much for stopping in. We are glad to hear the signs caught your eye and that you had a good experience with us. We hope to see you on your next drive on I-5! Cheers, The Olive Pit Team!

Reviewed 17 June 2017

I find the Olive Pit a super place to find gifts and stock up on items for myself. Great to be able to sample the olives and olive oils as well. They also carry nuts, wine, and beer. The olive wood items make nice hostess...More

Thank barbara c
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

We appreciate the kind words! Thank you for being an awesome customer. We are always here for any gift or olive needs you might have. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Cheers, The Olive Pit Team!

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

More tasting options than you could imagine. Need more room for the tasting. Peoples were lined up two deep to taste. Like the beer and wine option. Really good options for purchasing.More

Thank Bobbi M
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thank you so much for the review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed the tasting options and beer & wine. We do apologize for the tasting bar lines. Summers are always our busiest times of the years and we try our best to accommodate...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is a must-see for those who like olives. And even if you don't much care for olives, the cafe is a nice change from franchise fast food. Worth a stop if passing through Corning on I-5.

Thank robertwD7057IG
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

We love your review! Yes, we are an olive lovers paradise but there are still plenty of options for the people who aren't huge fans. Thank you so much for the review, we appreciate it! See you soon. Cheers, The Olive Pit Team!

Reviewed 4 May 2017

It's hard to find 'made in USA' organic olive oil anywhere near the small Oregon Coast town where I live. So when I took a road trip recently, I made sure I planned a stop here as I knew they would have some. Yep, bought...More

Thank half-Brit
Olive_Pit_1967, Public Relations Manager at The Olive Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Yes! We are so glad to hear you found your USA Organic EVOO here. Thanks for stopping in and we hope to see you again! Also, if you ever run out and won't be able to make it here to stock up, we do ship...More

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Roni B
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Response from Olive_Pit_1967 | Property representative |
Hi Roni B we have space available for our customers to use over night. It is first come first serve. We do not have any hook ups or dump. We are looking forward to having you stop by.
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