• 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

After 4pm on day of collection, please book by phone 019467 25999

Covid lockdown arrangements

Takeaway service only

  • 4.30 to 8.30pm
  • Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays
  • We have a limited lockdown menu that can be found on our menus page
  • PLEASE BOOK BY PHONE IF ORDERING SAME DAY COLLECTION AND IT'S AFTER 4PM - 019467 25999

We are taking orders for all weekends up to 19th December! Thanks for your support.

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

  • We will only be accepting bookings for lunch and evening service; a name and number will need to be provided to assist with ‘Track and Trace’.
  • We can only take bookings of up to 6 people from two households/a social bubble.
  • 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 bar/high bar are no longer available to wait for tables or have a meal.
  • 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.
  • Our closing time is 10pm.

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