Olive and June

4.6
1928 Reviews
$50 and over
Italian
** Reservations are highly recommended due to social distancing measures in place for guest seating. We kindly ask all reservations conclude their meal within two hours. The restaurant stops taking food orders at 9:30pm, drink orders at 9:45pm.**

Olive and June is a Southern Italian restaurant by Chef Shawn Cirkiel of Parkside Projects.
In celebration of both the cuisine and culture of Southern Italy, all pastas are made in-house and every dish focuses on locally-sourced vegetables and meats. Olive and June's beverage program features Italian-inspired cocktails and also includes a diverse selection of Italian wine, Amari, and Grappa.

Olive and June is a part of the Parkside Projects company, which also includes Parkside, The Backspace, Vamonos Tex Mex, 800 Congress.

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87% of people would recommend it to a friend
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WeLikeDogsThatAreCool
New England
3 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed our early evening dinner on the outdoor patio, cooled by the beautiful oak canopy and lightly misting fans. The cocktails, appetizers and pasta dishes were all well presented and delicious, efficiently brought to our table by various staff. Thank you for a relaxed evening out! Melissa & Jim

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DexAustin
Denver
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall3food4service2ambience1

Food was pretty tasty. Unfortunately, the service was subpar. Not nearly attentive or friendly enough. Waiting too long to be greeted and checked on. The lower deck patio looked really poor compared to the rest of the restaurant and unfortunately that’s where we sat. Drinks were also good.

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Moni
Austin
11 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall4food1service4ambience4

The service was great but the food was beyond terrible. Neither of our dishes were edible. I’ve informed the manager.

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Keyonti
Austin
2 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful atmosphere, attentive service, delicious food!

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vipjccaustin
Austin
12 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious Italian fare, professional waitstaff.

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MarneL
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful service. He recommended 2 wines we all loved. Food was amazing!

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JessicaD
Austin
4 reviews
Dined on June 9, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

It was a very cute spot! Great for date night. Will defiantly be coming back to try more of the menu.

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ErikaD
1 review
Dined on June 1, 2021
Overall3food4service4ambience2

Service was meh and awkward.
Food was good, but felt like something was missing. Although, the ricotta cheesecake was the best dessert I’ve had in a long time.
Ambiance needs some work. It was too quiet in the dining room and just needed a few extra candles to make it more of a romantic atmosphere. I would rate 6/10 in overall dining experiences.

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vipBrendaW
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall1food4service1ambience1

Server insisted we give her our full order so she could time it appropriately then proceeded to bring salads while still eating appetizers! Then she made a mistake with the salads and they had to be redone. Sat on first floor patio and was grungy and not impressive at all. Servers attitude was less than pleasant. Too many great restaurants to deal with her arrogance and mistakes.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Austin
5 reviews
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always the best service , cocktails, ambiance and food is AMAZING. Calamari is one of the best we've ever had. Homemade pasta is incredible.

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vipRobS
Austin
22 reviews
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great service, ambience, and food. Such a wonderful neighborhood spot that is a welcome oasis in a cute neighborhood where the staff is happy you’ve joined them for a respite! Be sure to say hello to Alex behind the bar of he’s working—he’ll make you a fine cocktail on the menu or off. I would heartily recommend the wonderful pastas, cooked to a fluffy yet al dente consistency that will make you change your cooking technique for spaghetti night. Make a reservation and go!

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JBlack
1 review
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall1food3service1ambience2

Terrible experience. They sat us outside since our reservation was for the patio. A storm hit the area and they made us stay under the tent untill is started to literally blow away over our heads. They told us we were not aloud in the restaurant. A server literally blocked the door! We were soaking wet. Food was soaking wet. They finally let us in once the tent lifted form the ground and landed back down. Food was okay. Had to have it all re made. Didn’t even get a discount. To top it off the server when asked what we should do with our food that was ruined said I just lost all my tables. They could have moved us inside to the open tables when the storm started!

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on May 25, 2021
Overall2food2service5ambience5

No thank you

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vipAshley
Dallas
19 reviews
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My birthday and it was a scrumptious meal and lovely time!!

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Weekly date night. Everything was fresh and tasty. Will definitely return.

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vipSaimaZ
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on May 21, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience3

Food was great. Service was good. They took a long time to bring dessert and we didn’t say anything. But they apologized and took it off the bill. That was very nice of them.

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on May 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Graduation dinner

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Hotelie1970
Austin
35 reviews
Dined on May 21, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience2

We recently dined at Olive & June to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We chose to dine outside and were seated in the downstairs outside patio. The food and service were excellent, however, the patio was very noisy, both from large dinner parties near us and booming bass from a speaker system. Also, the table and chairs didn't match the fine level of cuisine and service.

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MKF9
Austin
6 reviews
Dined on May 20, 2021
Overall4food5service3ambience3

Had a reservation for an Anniversary early dinner, front greeter placed us in a terrible table, so I asked for a better one as I had made the reservation with comments about the dining was for our anniversary, she said the better tables were got those who requested them, I told her I did, nothing from her, so I said we would be leaving then. She immediately gave us the nicer table a floor up, place was almost empty. Need better people for seating. After that food came out way too fast, felt rushed, even after the waiter new it was our anniversary, because he brought out a bottle of bubbles for us our kids bought. Food was good, but everything was just a little off.

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thejeremyandrew
Austin
1 review
Dined on May 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Our first time at Olive & June and we were very impressed. The service was amazing, food was amazing from start to finish, great drinks and a very helpful and knowledgeable staff. We will definitely be back!

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JoshR
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on May 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The food was fantastic and the service was great. Fresh made pasta and sauces were perfect. The asparagus was the best I’ve had anywhere ever

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TXwriter
Austin
6 reviews
Dined on May 15, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Overall very nice evening. We sat on covered patio. Service was excellent. Food inconsistent (some things great; others meh...) but definitely worth coming back.

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DavidB
Austin
1 review
Dined on May 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As always, an absolutely exquisite experience from the food, service, knowledge of staff and atmosphere

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GreggC
Austin
1 review
Dined on May 14, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience4

The food was excellent. The service was mediocre. I didn't catch the waiter's name as he mumbled it to us. We ordered all courses to be shared. When the second course was brought, including a $50 steak, the waiter forgot to bring plates and steak knives. Our waiter disappeared behind a door marked "employees only" and did not come back. I was hoping our waiter would reappear to ask for plates and knives to eat my rapidly cooling steak. I even went looking for wait staff inside the restaurant, hoping to find someone who could provide plates and sharp knives, and the dining areas were devoid of wait staff. Perhaps there was a meeting before the dinner rush? It seems like a bad management decision to pull all the waitstaff off the floor simultaneously. I finally had to ask the hostess for plates and steak knives. When our waiter finally did re-appear, he seemed surprised that we had plates and knives. Our waiter was polite but totally unconcerned about the service he delivered. At best, the demeanor of our waiter was passive-aggressive. I don't expect a personal relationship with the waitstaff, but I expect the staff to care about the service they deliver. They did sign-up to do a job, after all. I still recommend Olive and Junes as the food is excellent and this the first time the service has been anything but exceptional.

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OpenTable Diner
Orlando
3 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience5

They had a fox Mother’s Day menu. It was expensive and not what we where hoping for in terms of the dishes. Certainly the regular dining experience there should be better. The place is very nice .

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NoMediocreFood
Houston
1 review
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall2food1service5ambience3

I was very disappointed. It was a recommendation based on what I could find available during a very busy Mother's Day weekend. The drink was great, but the food was mediocre at best and that no longer works for me. If I'm going to eat out, I want great food. The entre was good (shrimp with polenta), good flavor, but that was it. There were several courses included with the meal, but if each dish isn't great, they should be saved. The cake was beautiful, but very dry. Everything just lacked good flavor. The setting was nice, and the service was great.

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SusanM
Austin
2 reviews
Dined on May 7, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience3

We all loved our pastas. The ravioli is outstanding. The waiter accommodated my children's wishes and they loved the Shirley Temples. We will return.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Washington DC
6 reviews
Dined on May 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food and drinks as always!

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vipkaileenelise
Austin
5 reviews
Dined on May 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful dinner!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
12 reviews
Dined on May 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Todd was great server.

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vipAuspilot
Austin
8 reviews
Dined on April 30, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience3

Once an elevated experience, this upscale option in Clarksville needs a refresh. Service was only so-so, while the prices are still high. The interior space is noisy and not a great place for an intimate dinner. Tiny Boxwoods is a better choice if you're looking for something in the neighborhood.

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AnneH
Pittsburgh
4 reviews
Dined on April 30, 2021
Overall3food2service4ambience3

First, I was told FOUR times that I would be expected to vacate the table in two hours. I had no problem with the policy, but I felt hammered by the repetition of the policy, as if I were stupid.
The cocktail was delicious, and I enjoyed my beet citrus salad.
The wine list was ridiculous. Nothing in a moderate price range was offered. I settled for $18 a glass and took tiny sips. But my entrée--chicken cacciatore--was just awful. Measly little leg and tiny thigh, tasteless polenta, and the sauce needed salt. I asked for salt and got a tiny little portion in a bowl. Excuse me?! When our waitress asked hiow it was, I replied, Well, okay, I guess, and she said Great! And whisked away.
I shall not return.

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Joon23
Austin
1 review
Dined on April 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I brought my dad and stepmom here and they can be hard to impress but they LOVED this place and our waitress was so nice and made great recommendations

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mark
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on April 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was wonderful! We enjoyed every minute from the time we got there til the time we left. Food was great, service (Cameron) was great, and enjoyed our time thoroughly.

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Alex
Austin
1 review
Dined on April 28, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

the entrees were subpar, but the appetizer and dessert were delicious. highly recommend the calamari and the apple donuts.

I don’t recommend the shrimp pasta dish. the ravioli was decent.

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Jhcycler
Dallas
18 reviews
Dined on April 23, 2021
Overall3food4service5ambience3

Server was very good. Wine list is high priced, our bottle of Sangiovese was very tasty. The Arancini appetizer was excellent, especially the Romesco sauce but it didn’t come with much of it. We asked for more and got it. The fish entree was fabulous, well seasoned and cooked perfectly. We had two pasta dishes, Cacio Pepe and Bucatini Amatriciana. Both of them were uninspired and were not well seasoned. Very disappointing pastas.

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vipElynnR
Austin
12 reviews
Dined on April 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

So wonderful - great food & lovely garden. The 2 hour limit on dining time is awkward. Hopefully that will be able to
go away as things get more close to normal!

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Birthday dinner for myself and twin and our server Alex was amazing! First time there and we’ll definitely be back! Amazing food and service

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vipamfoodie
Austin
20 reviews
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall4food3service4ambience3

Interior needs updated. The patio is probably the way to go. Salads were great but the pasta just so-so. Server was super; she was attentive, but not overly, & very nice.

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MeganM
Austin
1 review
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Such a great place for a nice date night! We loved sitting outside, the food and wine was amazing and our service was really great as well! Will definitely be coming back!

FAQs

Olive and June offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (512) 467-9898.

Olive and June is rated 4.6 stars by 1928 OpenTable diners.

Olive and June does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://egift.technology/Main.aspx?key=oliveandjune.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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