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Fat Olive Wigan

13 Upper Dicconson Street, Wigan WN1 2AD, England
+44 1942 242000
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Upper Dicconson Street, Wigan WN1 2AD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent food and Soufflé( he'll know who this is) was a superb host. The place was really full and the atmosphere was very good. I would certainly return ( mind you it's a long way from France for an evening meal) I have recommended the...More

Thank denisecatton
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lost count of the number of times I've eaten here and I've never had a bad experience. Great menu, delicious food, lively atmosphere and superb service.

Thank Catherine J
Reviewed 6 days ago

Took my Wife and Sister who was over from France for an early evening meal. The food was excellent and the service was on the ball. Its such a pleasure to visit a restaurant that is so friendly and serve really good food. Souf, makes...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booking a table for 9 on a Monday ? No problem. And then there were other groups in as well - good sign. Good service especially from Latvian waitress - great customer service in fact. I had halloumi cheese starter which was v tasty. Then...More

Thank Andrew-Leakey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meal here for a treat at lunchtime. Was very average black pudding starter was just warm and the fish and peas were fine . When I say peas there must of been a scarcity as there was just a spoonful in a tiny...More

Thank alisonmartinmax
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal mid week all 6 of us enjoyed a couple of us arrived early and had a drink at the bar while waiting for the others shown to our table and chose off the special early menu 3 courses for £15.95 before...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

First time and the food was delicious and it was relatively relaxing early on but around 7.30 it for very busy and quite loud I will be back

Thank barneyr21
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We had one night in Wigan and found this place online. It was well reviewed and now we know why. An unassuming place from the outside but from stepping inside you realise why it is so popular. We had mainly the Tuesday special - 2...More

Thank Abigail C
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I went with work colleagues for an evening out and was assured that they could accommodate my gluten intolerance, The choice of what I could have was very limited indeed and the portion sizes were very small for the prices they charge, would not go...More

Thank magsmann
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Catered for a wedding party of 32. The organisation,efficiency and service was second to none! Food superb, everybody happy Not one bad thing to say ! Thank you

Thank Kellydave1
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is it romantic for my finace's upcoming birthday?
10 February 2015|
Response from Nadya P |
No. It is most definitely not. God forbid something goes wrong and nobody will care to address it(my rice in my rissoto was crunchy, i let the waitress know politely as someone from a food and customer services background... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Upper Dicconson Street, Wigan WN1 2AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 242000
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