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Olive, Greek & Middle Eastern

32 Elgin Street, Central, Hong Kong, China
852-25211608
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 3:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
32 Elgin Street, Central, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had dinner here at the recommendation of our friends. Busy place with nice and lively atmosphere. Very good and tasty Lebanese and Greek food albeit some portions being on the smaller end. Excellent service very friendly and quick. The menu is not packed with items...More

Thank Mtraveler8
GuestRelationsHK, Guest Relations Manager at Olive, Greek & Middle Eastern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Mtraveler8, Thank you so much for coming to Olive and leaving a review. We are more than happy to hear about your experience and your opinion. We hope you will come again in the near future!

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

The food is absolutely delicious although no the expensive side. We had 3 different dishes and it was all very tasty. Generous portions, authentically cooked with excellent service. The staff all spoke impeccable English and were very attentive to all our needs. I would happily...More

Thank Jenny C
GuestRelationsHK, Guest Relations Manager at Olive, Greek & Middle Eastern, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hello Jenny C, Thank you so much for visiting Olive and leaving a review. We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed our food and hope to have you visit again in the near future!

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Went to this restaurant as it’s a favourite of our family that live in Hong Kong. It serves amazing Mediterranean food with a modern twist in a cosy restaurant, in a prime location. Chef Greg Malouf is an Australian Michelin celebrity chef who has done...More

Thank 656glen49
GuestRelationsHK, Guest Relations Manager at Olive, Greek & Middle Eastern, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hello 656glen49, Thank you so much for being a loyal customer of Olive, we are so happy to hear how much you enjoy our food and cannot wait to have you back for lunch or dinner in the near future!

Reviewed 6 January 2018

We stepped in here for a light dinner as we had noticed the restaurant many times in passing. We were very pleased with the Fattaya spinach & feta pie as well as with the spiced and skewered lamb kifte, both were intricately prepared with great...More

Thank weberwest
GuestRelationsHK, Guest Relations Manager at Olive, Greek & Middle Eastern, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Hello Weberwest, Thank you so much for visiting Olive and leaving a review. We are so delighted to hear after all this time you decided to try our food and had a positive experience. We hope you'll be back again soon!

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

My friends and I shared (a) pan fried halloumi with frise salad and (b) almond falafel. They're both very good. Since I wasn't really hungry and wanted to save room for dessert, I only ordered the fried calamari with harissa mayonnaise as my main course....More

Thank Egon70
GuestRelationsHK, Guest Relations Manager at Olive, Greek & Middle Eastern, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Hello Egon70, We are glad to hear you had an overall positive experience at Olive and enjoyed the food! We would like to apologise on behalf of the loud table that made your experience less enjoyable. We hope to have you again with us soon...More

Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I have lived in HK for 18 months now and been to many restaurants. This is without a doubt the tastiest food I have eaten! I went with two friends who agreed that their meal was really delicious too. There is plenty on offer for...More

Thank Kate D
GuestRelationsHK, Guest Relations Manager at Olive, Greek & Middle Eastern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Hello Kate D, Thank you for coming over to Olive and leaving us a review. We are so happy to hear your friends and yourself enjoyed the food and we cannot wait to have you join us again in the near future! The Olive Team

Reviewed 6 November 2017

The manager there was unfriendly because we were having a late lunch. When he came back from his break, he told us we had to leave. I understand some restaurants may have a break after lunch and before dinner service, but that is not to...More

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Thank Sieh M
GuestRelationsHK, Guest Relations Manager at Olive, Greek & Middle Eastern, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Dear 77mabels We apologise that our manager had made you feel unwelcome, we will share your comment with him and have a discussion. If you have any other opinion regarding our service and food, please email us at info@diningconcepts.com. Regards Olive team

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Nice ambience if you get there early, otherwise, bring ear plugs. Food is good, but not the best in town. Pricy. Advise sharing. Order the saffron almond pilaf and fatouche salad.More

Thank teacherpam88
GuestRelationsHK, Guest Relations Manager at Olive, Greek & Middle Eastern, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear teacherpam88 Thank you for your feedback on Olive, we have taken note of your comment and will share it with the kitchen. We hope you will find our food outstanding next time you visit us. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards Olive...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Booked here with our friends for a Friday evening with our young kids. Have to say the service was great & friendly from the start. The food really not bad. The price seems very reasonable & also the wine list is not crazy high as...More

Thank Andy P
GuestRelationsHK, Guest Relations Manager at Olive, Greek & Middle Eastern, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Dear Andy P, Thank you for your comments regarding your recent experience at Olive. We are pleased to learn that you enjoyed our food and service. Apologies for the timing of the Lamb Shank, we will ensure that this doesn't happen again. Your comments are...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Great service and food here. The mezze platter was a great start with yummy warm pita and great dips. We all loved our main meals too.More

Thank Jjeennzz
GuestRelationsHK, Guest Relations Manager at Olive, Greek & Middle Eastern, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Dear Jjeennzz, Many thanks for the five star rating! We are very pleased to learn that you enjoyed our food so much! We are particularly pleased that you enjoyed the Mezze platter as that is a signature feature! Your comments are extremely valuable to us...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Elgin Street, Central, Hong Kong, China (Formerly Olive)
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: 852-25211608
Description
Chef Greg Malouf's signature restaurant in Hong Kong
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