• 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

New temporary opening hours - Takeaway Thursdays - Restaurant open Fridays and Saturdays

Opening Hours

  • Thursdays - 4.30pm - 8.30pm TAKEAWAY ONLY - please order via our Menus page
  • RESTAURANT OPEN FRIDAY & SATURDAY NIGHTS ONLY - 5pm - 8.30pm
  • PLEASE EMAIL US TO BOOK A TABLE OR PHONE IF DURING OUR NEW OPENING HOURS - 019467 25999

These opening hours will be reviewed on 16th December following the next Government announcement. 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 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 one household/support 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 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.