• 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

It's our last weekend! THANK YOU to all our customers over the last 10 years. We wish Paria and Michael all the best for their future at The Wild Olive. Can't wait to be customers ourselves

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.