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Oliva Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, Central European, Hungarian, International
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Buhim utca 14-16, Veszprem 8200, Hungary
+36 88 561 900
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Menton, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

This is a very popular restaurant in Veszprém and for a reason. It has about the nicest ambiance in town, with good food, reasonable prices and friendly staff. In summer, eating outside is excellent. In winter, the cosy atmosphere will put you at ease.

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Thank Dirk-Jan K
Budapest, Hungary
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62 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

It's very close to the castle through a narrow street. Has beautiful atmosphere, nice staff and have very tasty food with good ideas. I will definitely return.

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Thank KissLaci
Budapest
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

I have been here couple times and the experience is the same: this is a top-quality restaurant. Nice atmosphere, quality food and drinks, great and fast service. Their Chocolate Bomb is a must try. Though it is also a calorie bomb.

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Thank TibiHu
Zichron Yacov, Israel
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We started from goose liver and smoked trout. Continued with wild boar filet and pike filet. The dishes and service were just great. The waiter was professional, friendly and suggested wines, and he really knows where they were produced and what are the characteristics.

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Thank Leonid S
Pest County, Hungary
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We went there with my girlfriend to celebrate a new contract between us :) A collegue of mine recommended this place, she is from Veszprém. So, the waiters, the place, the chef and the food, wine, everything was excellent! We were really lucky that autumn day because Estonian chef were there and we could taste some really interesting combination of... More 

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Thank Balint_Medgyesy
Budapest, Hungary
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32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We went there because Villa Medici was closed to the public that day. It is in a historic settign in dowtown Veszprém, with a pleasant courtyard. The menu is varied, the dishes we tried were excellent. It is a bit pricier than the average restaurant in the countryside, but the quality is well above average, so this is definitely value... More 

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Thank judit131
Zagreb, Croatia
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

The restaurant is in the center of the town, but in a small unattractive street so it is easy to miss, especially if you do not know it exists. The external appearance of the restaurant from the street is not such as to lure you inside, that might use a little work. But if you do enter, you are in... More 

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Thank Bruno_Croatia
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98 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

It was hard to find this restaurant, half-hidden below the castle. The food and drink was really delicious and well served. The waiter - although didn't know it by heart - even investigated what those decorative lilac beads could have been on my light summer nectarine cake: liofilized viola! All in all, I found the place a bit overpriced, yet... More 

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Thank Ch3rryPick3r
Budapest, Hungary
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We had a nice meal with a friend and two young children. I expected a little more for the price we paid. The meals tasted nice but it wasn't something extraordinary. I even had a quarter of a nutshell in my lunch which wasn't to pleasant to bite on. The staff was polite and helpful and the overall atmosphere is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended lunch and dinner place. Excellent hand craftes beers from Zirc Abbey and a Must-try chocolate suffle. Moderate price and kind waiters are just bonuses

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Thank Széll C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 29
Cuisine
European, Central European, Hungarian, International
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buhim utca 14-16, Veszprem 8200, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Transdanubia  >  Veszprem County  >  Veszprem
  • Phone Number: +36 88 561 900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?