Venue Details & Map

Address
14 Artillery Passage
Whitechapel
London
E1 7LJ
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 7247 8680
Public transport:
London Liverpool Street, Underground
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app

Yelp Reviews

4 out of 5 based on 9 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Olives & Figs

5.0 out of 5 10 June 2014
by Syed S.

This is a true gem near the Old Spitalfields market. Tucked in Artillery lane this place offers some of the best Turkish/Mediterranean food you can find around the area. I would highly recommend this place to everyone. The Baklawa is to die for. Good spread in general. Something delicious for everyone here.more

5.0 out of 5 1 July 2013
by Steve L.

It's rare to try out a new restaurant and liked everything I ordered. Olive and Figs is one of those places on my list. I was in town with some co workers, one of which is on a low carb diet. So after seeing some good reviews of this Turkish restaurant with good selection of grilled meats, we figured to give it a try. It was 8 PM on a Monday evening so the place was quite empty which was nice...more

4.0 out of 5 7 September 2012
by Justin P.

Great food and perfect for a quick lunch. Starters are brilliant, can't go past the Borek and the Kul Basti for your main is something else. Definitely meat heavy but cooked to perfection!

The best part of all is the Turkish delight is authentic!more

5.0 out of 5 26 June 2011
by ruth n.

This a great place for a casual meal out...especially if you are a big meat eater. The prices are really very reasonable, though overall experience is that of a more expensive restaurant.

The food is very good, with some pretty decent cuts of meat. The hot and cold mezzes are also great for sharing, and trying a handful of new dishes/flavours in one night.

Also, its BYOB, so for the big...more

4.0 out of 5 20 June 2011
by Siany

After the pub over the passageway kicking out at 9pm (no, I still don't understand it), we remembered that eating while drinking is a good idea. I'm not usually the biggest fan of Turkish food, given that I don't much care for bread and dips, but I am a fan of cheap eats and tastiness.

And that's what you get here. Friendly staff, who even managed to find us a bottle of red that someone had...more

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