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Olive Cafe

Lakeside | Lakeside, Pokhara 33411, Nepal
+977 61-462575
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (22 reviews)
“brown rice” (5 reviews)
“burger” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, European, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Lakeside | Lakeside, Pokhara 33411, Nepal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went here on recommendation from a local paragliding pilot, and it's true that locals always know best. Very nice little cafe with international standard food and service. Maybe a little more pricey than other places but not much and definitely worth the extra few bucks....More

Thank BeccaSimp84
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here several times, always excellent. The fish in a cream sauce was yummy. Highly recommended. Decent prices for quality of food.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have to try the brown rice salad and grilled chicken salad ! Very clean place, great takeaway service and best staff in a restaurant in Pokhara . Our favourite place to eat lakeside apart from Moondance their sister restaurant :)

Thank Toby H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here several times during our time in Pokhara. We had been let down by several meals in Pokhara but the food here did not disappoint. We had a good breakfast, lunch and dinner meals at Olive Cafe. The service was good and the...More

Thank RollingWithTheStones
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant with good food choice, large portions, tasty food, very friendly staff and delicious local dessert - ice cream wafel cake named by the mountain.

Thank Josipa I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best restaurants pay attention to detail --- here, plates are served beautifully and ingredients are fresh. No short cuts here! And it's always busy because it is GOOD. A nice spot for breakfast or ice cream on sunny days.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been going to Olive for years. They have consistently good food. The pictured masala scrambled eggs with potatoes is an off-menu request. Also, in the evenings they make good Mojitos.

Thank True_Blue_Iowan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It serves amazing fresh natural juice, I had had the watermelon which was so good. And took dinner with chicken. Very simple healthy, tasty. Soft white rice with dal, veggies, chicken is my thing, olive serves best of it. Olives, panner, beets, pomegranate, greenies together...More

Thank aforanu
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Ice cream and fruit was amazing here, free. WiFi, clean toilets and helpful staff. The menu has a good variety.

Thank jojo260
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Saw reviews on trip advisor so went to find this little gem! Ended up there for dinner two nights in a row! Couldn’t help but get the Thai green curry both times as it was so good! Owner was friendly the first day and remembered...More

Thank Daisy C
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lakeside | Lakeside, Pokhara 33411, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Western Region  >  Gandaki Zone  >  Pokhara
  • Phone Number: +977 61-462575
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