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27th street intersection with Prince Saad Street, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
+966 13 898 8228
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Best restaurant by miles in the area. Great choice of menu and great service. Look out for the fish cooked with tomato and olives in a foil and fresh crab salad.

Thank ericpwchoi
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I had a birthday celebration dinner with friends here in Oliveto. The place is like an old house turned into a restaurant with a mini-bar, located in a residential alley. By requesting the management, removing the abaya for us ladies is such a big relief to show off our nice dresses for the dinner. The food is quite fine, the... More 

2 Thank Goldie E
Level Contributor
54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Well its an Italian fancy restaurant without having an Italian chef So its not much really Pasta was normal Hot started of shrimp was normal The pizza was nice but not that much Didn't even bother taking any pics of the food Decoration is the only nice this restaurant

Thank Rashed R
Level Contributor
151 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

this place will take your out of Saudi for the whole duration you are in it! first the service is extremely the best I have seen so far in Gulf counties. it was good service to the extreme I thought they will feed me lol secondly the food, it will keep you taking about it for 10 weeks after and... More 

Thank Osama A
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Very delicious food very good service nice atmosphere beautiful setting not cheap but worth the money the crab salad and the pumpkin soup is a must also the pizza will come back

Thank Fasaxe
Oviedo, Florida
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91 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We tried this restaurant with a friend and his family. The options were great and the prices quite reasonable. Definitively a place to return while in town

Thank tioalo
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

The pasta are one of the very best in Khobar. The interesting item in the menu for me is 'Make your own Pasta'. It allows me to try different combinations and the result is always awesome. Prompt delivery .

1 Thank nithin k
Saudi Arabia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

I am a regular visitor to Oliveto. We enjoy the hospitality and friendly team each and every time. Try the "Hamoor" fish rock-salt rapped .

1 Thank HazemAdeeb
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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126 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015

I was craving for melanzane parmigiana and hubby surprised me with Italian dinner. From the outside OLIVETO looks unassuming but inside gives the feeling of being invited to a dear friend's house. It's homey and service was superb and the dishes were benissimo!

1 Thank IQENDO
Kelowna, Canada
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99 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2015

My husband and I dined at Oliveto, is located in a house, although it may seem simple in the outside, it is worth trying. We were very well received, the service was very attentive. What differentiated from some other Italian restaurants is that the food seemed much more homemade. Maybe they could improve is by adding any additional exclusive dish... More 

2 Thank Keiko M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27th street intersection with Prince Saad Street, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
  • Location: Middle East  >  Saudi Arabia  >  Eastern Province  >  Al Khobar
  • Phone Number: +966 13 898 8228

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