• Friendly Italian restaurant, cafe and take-away

    Friendly Italian restaurant, cafe and take-away

  • A modern take on traditional Italian cuisine

    A modern take on traditional Italian cuisine

  • Traditional wood fired pizza oven

    Traditional wood fired pizza oven

  • Fantastic venue for special occasions

    Fantastic venue for special occasions

  • Great for families - our garden is by the village play park

    Great for families - our garden is by the village play park

Welcome back! We can't wait to see you and although booking is not essential it's strongly recommended

Opening Hours

  • Tuesday - Saturday 11am - 10.30pm
  • Lunch menu served midday - 2.00pm
  • Evening menu served 5pm - 8.30pm
  • Carvetii Coffee and drinks served all day from 11am

Please phone or email during opening hours to reserve a table

The Wild Olive restaurant

Welcome to The Wild Olive Italian restaurant in Gosforth, Cumbria.

The Wild Olive has a lively and relaxed atmosphere. We use our traditional wood fired pizza to provide a modern take on traditional Italian cuisine, using local suppliers and produce.

Covid Regulations

  • Please use the NHS app on arrival for Track and Trace.
  • We can only take bookings of up to 6 people from different households or groups made up of 2 households over this number.
  • Your stay may be limited to a maximum of two hours, you will be made aware of this when booking your table.
  • Please arrive at your booking on time to avoid queues; if you are running late please ring to let us know.
  • The children’s play room is currently closed until further notice.
  • Hand sanitiser will be provided throughout the building.
  • Table service will be provided for ordering and payments to avoid queues at the till.
  • If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms please do not visit the restaurant.
  • Masks must be worn when entering the premises and moving around; you may take you mask off when seated at your table.

Government regulations are updated frequently so please be aware we may make changes to this policy at any time.