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El Olivo

Calle Constitucion 12 | 12 Av. De la Constitucion, Castillo de Tajara, Andalucia, 18329 Granada, Spain
+34 958 55 74 93
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“clams” (2 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
“castillo” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle Constitucion 12 | 12 Av. De la Constitucion, Castillo de Tajara, Andalucia, 18329 Granada, Spain
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Really fun restaurant in the middle of nowhere in Castillo de Tajara ! Eclectic dining room, great service, lunch started with the chef joining us at our table to tell us what we would be eating!! :-) 5 courses, good quality foie Gras with home...More

1  Thank NickandJody
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This is a very unusual but lovely place to eat. The Chef will sit at your table to take your order & advise you to have the Taster menu, which he then writes down with a proper fountain pen! although the courses don't seem very...More

1  Thank Jane A
Reviewed 10 January 2017

El Olivo is a lovely little place on a cute square in Granada. It doesn't feel that Spanish- and I think the owner (who was also serving) is Italian? The portions are a bit smaller than the regular Spanish tapas place and also a bit...More

Thank Maria O
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Great food. Try the artichokes and clams. Tuna was so so. Raspberry tart desert was terrific from one w/o a sweet tooth. Dinner for two, several glasses of superb wine, about 50 euros. You really want to try this.

Thank Walter F
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Great location on Plaza Pescaderia. A welcome break from sight seeing. We ordered glasses of red wine- quite good and less than 3 Euros per glass. This was served with a complimentary tapa of a bowl of olives from the local groves. We followed with...More

1  Thank Florida_Travlr12
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We were looking for a restaurant with a difference near Granada & had read the reviews. This did not disappoint, one of the best meals i have ever had.

Thank David M
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We were looking for somewhere to have a meal while travelling and saw reviews for El Olivo so decided to try it. Firstly, I ought to say that eating at midday on our way to Murcia is not the best way to enjoy this restaurant...More

2  Thank Davoi
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is a gorgeous and authentic restaurant in Andalucia. It´s a set menu which consists of about seven small courses, (can`t remember exactly how many). 25 euros per head including wine, which is very good value considering what a lovely meal you get. The service...More

Thank DylsNanny
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Old fashioned restaurant run by Don Miguel a gourmet chef who worked outside Spain and retired to his village and runs his own restaurant because he enjoys it. Book up because you are unlikely to find a free table if you don't. He only serves...More

Thank Superhoopsa1882
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Amazing food and service, nice place to eat and lovely atmosphere, I went here with my wife and friends and we spent a lovely evening.

Thank Joan C
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4 October 2017|
Response from Jane A | Reviewed this property |
Ok they are open at lunchtime only phone number is 0034958557493. The address is Calle Constitucion 11, Castillo de Tajarja, Granada.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:30 am - 12:00 am
8:30 am - 12:00 am
8:30 am - 12:00 am
8:30 am - 12:00 am
8:30 am - 12:00 am
8:30 am - 12:00 am
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Constitucion 12 | 12 Av. De la Constitucion, Castillo de Tajara, Andalucia, 18329 Granada, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Granada>  > Realejo - San Matias
  • Neighbourhood: Realejo - San Matias
  • Phone Number: +34 958 55 74 93
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