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L'Olivo, San Juan, PR

L'Olivo

4.9
4.9
156 Reviews
$31 to $50
Mediterranean
RESTAURANTE MEDITERRÁNEO Cocina inspirada por los ingredientes frescos, colores y sabores del mar en medio de tierras. Una fusión provocadora del gusto clásico del viejo mundo con las tendencias gastronómicas del presente.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 3 times today

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Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    $31 to $50
  • Cuisines
    Mediterranean
  • Hours of operation
    Mon 11:00 am–4:00 pm Tue–Sat 11:00 am–10:00 pm Sun 12:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (787) 764-1111
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Business Casual
  • Executive chef
    Chef Marisol / Chef Victor
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What 156 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.9
4.9 based on recent ratings
  • 4.9Food
  • 4.8Service
  • 4.8Ambience
  • 4.7Value

Noise • Moderate

Loved For

  • Caribbean

    Best Overall

  • Caribbean

    Best Service

  • Caribbean

    Healthy

  • Caribbean

    Mediterranean

  • Puerto Rico

    Best Overall

  • Puerto Rico

    Best Service

  • Puerto Rico

    Great for brunch

  • Puerto Rico

    Good for business meals

  • Puerto Rico

    Healthy

156 Reviews
  1. OpenTable Diner

    Caribbean

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 1 day ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    La experiencia comienza en el estacionamiento, gran servicio, ambiente y calidad. 100% recomendados 👍🏽

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  2. JavierB

    Caribbean

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Loved the food, the service, the quality of the food, the dessert, the Sangria....overall: Excellent. We will return.

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  3. Doct

    Caribbean

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent food and service.!! Our waiter Emanuel was excellent but overwhelmed with too many tables. Other than that this was a top notch dinner experience.

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  4. BrendaM

    Caribbean

    13 reviews

    5.0

    13 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Estuvo excelente! Buena carta de vinos y bien explicada por la sommelier. Los platos estaban deliciosos y el servicio fue de primera. Recomendado!

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  5. Lizz

    Chicago

    42 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    42 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Food is excellent and service is good. I have been going here for years and it is very consistent. Highly recommended.

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  6. JEMartino

    Caribbean

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on March 9, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    As always, L’Olivo’s food and service was outstanding Our server Saturday night, Yahinett was excellent. Absolutely pampered us all the way. One of my favorite family oriented restaurants. Recommend 100%

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  7. JuliaS

    Caribbean

    1 review

    vip
    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 5, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing food and service. Will be back every time I can.

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  8. JohnZ

    New York City

    542 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    542 reviews

    Dined on February 22, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Wonderful locals place!! Outstanding food,service and wine!! Highly recommend

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  9. SigridL

    New York City

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 22, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Is one of the best restaurants in San Juan we are regular customers

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  10. Leon

    Caribbean

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 21, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    El trato desde que llegamos fue excelente 👌 recomendado full.

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  11. Ladydima

    New York City

    7 reviews

    3.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on February 9, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    La realidad que la comida no era la gran cosa. Pedí un rodaballo con la salsa al lado y majado que nunca vi, ya que mezclaron todo. Y la comida casi fría. La persona que nos atendió super atenta ofreció cambiarme el plato pero le dije que no.

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  12. StefanoS

    Caribbean

    25 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    25 reviews

    Dined on February 7, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great for business and special moments. Food is great and the service is top class.

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  13. OpenTable Diner

    Dallas

    6 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on December 16, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent service, food, wines, ambience. High recommended

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  14. Serser

    Caribbean

    10 reviews

    5.0

    10 reviews

    Dined on December 2, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent service. Excellent food. Great place. We will keep coming back.

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  15. LuisD

    New York City

    11 reviews

    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on October 18, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The best restaurant in San Juan either lunch or dinner

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  16. AntonioR

    Caribbean

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on October 4, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    L’Olivo is always excellent. The food was very good and the service, outstanding.

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  17. Jean

    Las Vegas

    8 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on September 27, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    The off menu offering always intriguing and exquisite. Seafood filled Canelones were right on spot!!!

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  18. GeorginaC

    Caribbean

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 17, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    El ambiente muy agradable, nos encanto la tabla griega, el Ribey y la pasta todo divino. El servicio muy amables y pendientes a tener tu mesa en orden. 💯🤩

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  19. Lizz

    Chicago

    42 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    42 reviews

    Dined on September 17, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Great food and service. Always consistent! Good foor variety.

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  20. GlennM

    Caribbean

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on September 16, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    This is my favorite restaurant sort of like the place where everyone knows my name love the healthy choices and the high quality of the menu. I can eat anything from a salmon tartare with truffle oil to high quality meat cheeseburger, great pastas with fresh seafood, and wonderful sauces, all sorts of high-end meat and wonderful man chego cheese croquet. The service is wonderful and everybody is awfully friendly. One of the owners is a high-end interior designer, and the place has a personality that conjugates, elegance and relaxation. I highly recommend this place.

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  21. Marsha

    Caribbean

    6 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on September 12, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Fantastic service, food, and great place for meetings.

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  22. MonicaC

    Caribbean

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on September 7, 2023

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 3
    Service was great; the food was tasty and the price was expensive.

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  23. OpenTable Diner

    Caribbean

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 7, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent restaurant! Will repeat as our primary spot for birthdays and anniversaries!

    1 person found this helpful

  24. Rafi

    Caribbean

    18 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    18 reviews

    Dined on September 7, 2023

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    It is a very good restaurant. As the main dish, I ordered a fish was fresh and delicious. Chocolate cake was outstanding.

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  25. MiguelIV

    Caribbean

    45 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    45 reviews

    Dined on September 6, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Went back to L'Olivo after not visiting for a couple of years and was pleasantly surprised to find that it is as good as ever. Nice, Mediterranean-inspired dishes, very good service and excellent value.

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  26. SylvetteN

    Caribbean

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on September 2, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food and service was excellent, as always! I recommend it.

    1 person found this helpful

  27. NelsonA

    Caribbean

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 1, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I definitely would return to try more dishes. The foods were excellent.

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  28. OpenTable Diner

    Orlando

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 31, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Buena cena, ambiente, pero sobre todo, el servicio muy bueno.

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  29. PauletteGG

    New York City

    6 reviews

    4.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on August 26, 2023

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    The food was mid (e.g., lacked flavor and creativity) for what you're paying. Most dishes do not taste like they used to (been going here for years), like maybe they're not getting the same supply of ingredients or something. For instance, we (a table of 4) ordered the truffle fries as a last resort side dish because we'd already tried a few lackluster dishes and where still hungry. The "fries" were just chips (like Lays) with some parmesan on top, no truffle flavor. The waitress did mention they had not used the truffle oil they normally do and that she could place a replacement order but we didn't want another order of chips... We moved on and ordered two desserts, the pecan pie and bread pudding. The bread pudding was basically a muffin (same cake texture and look) so calling it bread pudding seemed like a stretch. The pecan pie was okay. The wine recommendation was excellent though, and the charcuterie boards were great as well. The table we were seated at was very nice and we appreciated the service. I'd still recommend it, just wish the food was better and more consistent sinxe it's not exactly a cheap restaurant.

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  30. OpenTable Diner

    Caribbean

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 26, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excelente servicio. La que nos atendió, entiendo se llama a Jaimaris.

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  31. OpenTable Diner

    Caribbean

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on August 24, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    La experiencia fue excelente de principio a fin. Este Restaurante no falla 🤩. Todo exquisito, el servicio perfección. Top top 🔝 🌟

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  32. CamilleV

    Miami

    16 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on August 23, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent as always. Food was delicious and great service. Highly recommended.

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  33. OpenTable Diner

    Kansas City

    25 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    25 reviews

    Dined on March 21, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    A bit pricey, but well worth the spend! The food is absolutely amazing, and the service is great. I recommend the Catalan Seafood Stew.

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  34. EliaV

    Fort Lauderdale

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 29, 2022

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excelente! 100% Recomendado!! La calidad de la comida, el servicio de los meseros, los tiempos de espera, el ambiente y temperatura, todo muy bien!!

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  35. ElizabethF

    San Francisco

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on December 27, 2022

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We loved our meal at L’Olivo! The food and service were phenomenal. Location is quieter district and parking on site was very convenient. Highly recommend !

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  36. Experimentadora101

    San Francisco

    8 reviews

    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on December 24, 2022

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Muy buen servicio y comida muy buena. Hoy estaba mas ruidoso que la vez anterior. De todas formas lo recomiendo.

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  37. JessicaC

    Caribbean

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 23, 2022

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    ¡'Me encanto! Regreso 🎄✨ 🎄✨🎄✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨🎄✨🎄✨🎄✨✨

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  38. JorgeL

    Caribbean

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on December 21, 2022

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Always excellent in every aspect. Menu offerings varied.

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  39. AgapitoF

    Orlando

    4 reviews

    vip
    1.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on December 18, 2022

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 1
    Mala,la cocina cerró y open table decía que estaba abierta

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  40. OpenTable Diner

    Caribbean

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on December 13, 2022

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Servicio excelente de parte de Daniel, como siempre, y buena comida.

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FAQs

L'Olivo does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats.

L'Olivo is rated 4.9 stars by 156 OpenTable diners.

L'Olivo does offer gift cards which you can purchase here.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 3 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for L'Olivo

236 Ave Franklin Delano Roosevelt, San Juan, PR 00918-2443

Additional information

  • Neighborhood
    Hato Rey Norte
  • Hours of operation
    Mon 11:00 am–4:00 pm Tue–Sat 11:00 am–10:00 pm Sun 12:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • Price
    $31 to $50
  • Cuisines
    Mediterranean
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress code
    Business Casual
  • Parking details
    Free Valet
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive chef
    Chef Marisol / Chef Victor
  • Additional
    Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Wine
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