Oliva Trattoria

4449 Van Nuys Blvd
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
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Top Sentiments among Oliva Trattoria Reviewers

Great wine list Authentic Italian restaurants Exceptional pizzas Great Tiramisu Fresh mozzarella Fresh scampi Good salads Hearty lentil soup Flavorful bruschetta mixture Recommend tomato soup

Customer Reviews (32 reviews)


on Citysearch May 04, 2010
I have been driving passed Oliva for years and a friend just recently recommended it. A group of us went for dinner last night and the food was to die for. I never knew a place like this existed outside the city area. The... (more)


on Citysearch May 03, 2010
I've been to Oliva's Trattoria twice, and have loved it both times. The food is great (I had the linguine and clams last time), the service is really good, and its authentic Italian food. Be careful of the specials, as... (more)

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on Citysearch Apr 11, 2010
I have been here many times and usually I have a wonderful meal. Tonight, my salmon was fishy and terrible. The manager refused to do anyt... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 09, 2010
Our party of four was rushed through dinner. Plates were cleared before everyone was finished. At a point just under an hour and a half, the person who appeared to be either the owner or maitre d' asked us to leave, so he... (more)


on Citysearch Jan 30, 2010
we have been coming here for a while now and they know us by name and treat us like gold we have liked them right from the start the food is great everthing is good you can not go wrong with this menu what ever you chose you... (more)


on Citysearch Jan 24, 2010
On Christmas eve 2009 we ate here. Had a nice meal until we went to get our car from their valet service. Somehow the valet stuck the wrong key into our door and then screwed up our alarm. We had to be towed home. The alarm... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 22, 2009
Great little spot. Really good food and not expensive. (more)

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on Citysearch Mar 16, 2009
I was impressed that this restaurant serves a saffron-based sauce with their ravioli. It's a subtle flavor that is refreshing. The restauran... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 11, 2008
If you are one who understands TRUE Authentic Italian Cuisine, GO TO OLIVA!!!! I go specifically for the worlds best Lasagna, brisket, fresh scampi, lobster pasta special...The list goes on. It's funny as I read... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 21, 2008
Okay - I've been here before and enjoyed the seafood and my husband loved the brisket. Maybe we thought the experience was better because we didn't pay but the server had 'attitude'. This time, it was far worse. The... (more)
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