The Fat Olive

  • The Fat Olive Lanseria, Gauteng
  • Country, Picnics
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • The Fat Olive at Stornoway Lodge, R512 Pelindaba Road, Lanseria

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Outstanding fresh seasonal cooking in a family friendly country environment

This owner-run restaurant, hosted at Stornoway Lodge, serves a generous helping of delicious country cooking in a relaxed countryside setting with both indoor and outdoor seating. The expansive patio overlooks a natural dam visted regularly by resident Blesbok, Impala and Zebras and a wide array of bird life. 

Children's activities for all ages are provided as well as a farmyard for their enjoyment.  Live entertainment on Sunday afternoons. The Fat Olive is ideal for lingering lunches, family functions and romantic dinners.

Our Must Try Meals!

  • Lamb Shank

    Lamb Shank – slow roasted lamb shank braised in red wine served on mashed potato with vegetables.

  • 250gr Beef Fillet With Gorgonzola & Green Peppercorn Sauce

    250gr Beef Fillet with Gorgonzola and Green Peppercorn Sauce – perfectly grilled to your taste, the beef fillet is served with a gorgonzola and green peppercorn sauce, chips and vegetables of the day.

  • Norwegian Salmon

    Norwegian Salmon – generous portion of salmon fillet cooked medium rare (or to taste) in the oven and served on a bed of mash potato with vegetables and a homemade fresh tzatziki sauce.


Group Capacity : 120+ People Cost Per Head : R175+

  • Cuisine : Country, Picnics
  • Ambience : Country, Family, Fireplace, Pub
  • Entertainment : Live music, Childrens Entertainment
  • Dress : Smart/Casual
  • Reservations
  • Functions
  • Outside Area
    Outside Area
  • Child Friendly
    Child Friendly
  • Kids Menu
    Kids Menu
  • Weddings
  • Generator

Credit Cards Accepted

  • Debit Card
    Debit Card
  • VISA
  • Mastercard


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