R512 Pelindaba Rd
010 054 9899

fat olive

SAVOUR RUSTIC CHARM, TASTE COUNTRY COMFORT

WELCOME TO FAT OLIVE

Welcome to The Fat Olive, your country destination for exceptional dining and unforgettable events. Nestled in the picturesque countryside, our restaurant and lodge offer breathtaking views of the dam and surrounding nature, providing a serene and enchanting ambiance. 

Whether you’re here for a romantic dinner, a family celebration, or a corporate event, The Fat Olive promises an experience that combines exquisite cuisine, top-notch service, and stunning scenery. Discover why we’re the perfect choice for your next special occasion or getaway. Visit The Fat Olive today and create lasting memories in a truly unique setting.

"Exquisite food, unforgettable atmosphere..."

JOIN US FOR CHRISTMAS IN JULY!

Are you ready to experience the magic of Christmas in the heart of winter? Join us at The Fat Olive on the 27th and 28th of July for a festive celebration filled with joy, delicious food, and fun activities for the whole family!

Festive Fun for Everyone! In addition to our mouth-watering menu, we have a range of exciting activities planned:

Kids’ Activities: Creative Kidz will be hosting fun Christmas-themed crafts, including DIY snow globes, mold painting, a coloring station, and hot chocolate.

Ugliest/Jolliest Sweater Competition: Show off your holiday spirit and win a small prize for the best sweater!

Live Music: Enjoy live performances with a mix of genres and Christmas carols to keep you entertained.

Cozy Atmosphere: Warm up by our cozy fire and gas heaters while you celebrate.

DATE NIGHTS

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Indulge in an unforgettable evening under the stars at Fat Olive’s exclusive Date Night event. Treat your special someone to an exquisite culinary journey, where each bite tells a story of passion and flavour. Our enchanting ambiance sets the stage for romance, with candlelit tables and live music creating the perfect backdrop for connection and intimacy.  Whether it’s a new flame or a lifelong love, celebrate your bond with an evening of fine dining and cherished memories at Fat Olive.

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Table Bookings

Securing a table at The Fat Olive is highly recommended to ensure a delightful dining experience. Our facility often reaches capacity, especially during busy times.

Costa Alta Beach Bar

With its beach-inspired vibes, diverse drink selection, scrumptious pizzas, spacious venue, and lively atmosphere, it promises an unforgettable experience for you and your friends.

Gather your crew and head over to the Costa Alta Beach Bar for a memorable evening of drinks, pizzas, and good times!

Weekend Vibes

Weekends at the Costa Alta Beach Bar are a vibrant celebration of music and good times against the stunning backdrop of the open lake. As the sun sets, the atmosphere becomes electric, infused with the rhythms of live music that harmonize with the lapping waters. 

The air buzzes with excitement and joy as people gather to unwind, sipping on their favorite drinks and swaying to the tunes that fill the air. 

There’s an undeniable sense of camaraderie and warmth as friends, families, and new acquaintances come together, sharing stories and creating unforgettable moments in this idyllic setting. 

The combination of live music and the picturesque lakeside locale crafts an irresistible ambiance that lingers in memory long after the weekend fades.

Stornoway Lodge

on the doorstep of Johannesburg

Stornoway Lodge is conveniently located a mere five minutes from Lanseria Airport on the R512. All 14 luxury suites are lavishly appointed to ensure an upmarket experience, 9 of which are self-catering. We have something for everyone. The business traveller can work in the most pleasurable surroundings, whilst connected to the world via our wireless internet facilities. Our holiday guests can relax around the pool, meander around the lake, or simply enjoy the landscaped gardens set under 100 year old Combretums. For the kids we have a play area, as well as a farm yard with sheep, chickens and ducks.

Nestled on the doorstep of Johannesburg, Stornoway Lodge boasts an enviable location just a swift five-minute drive from Lanseria Airport along the R512. This proximity ensures ease and convenience for our guests, making travel arrangements seamless.

Only 5min from Lanseria Airport

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Events & FUNCTIONS

Introducing Costa Alta Beach Bar and the Beach House at Fat Olive – two exceptional event spaces in Gauteng that promise a tropical escape.

 

Embark on a journey to relaxation and bliss at these unique event spaces, where every moment feels like a coastal getaway.

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🎅✨ Christmas in July at Fat Olive! ✨🎅

Join us for a fun and festive celebration on the 27th & 28th of July! Indulge in our beautifully crafted Christmas Buffet on Sunday, 28th July, while enjoying live music and a cozy atmosphere with a warm fire and gas heaters to keep you snug, Welcome Drinks, Ugliest/Jolliest Sweater Competition with prizes and Live Music!

🎄 Optional Kids Activities: DIY Snow Globe, Mould Painting, Colouring Station, Hot Chocolate,

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🎅✨ Christmas in July at Fat Olive! ✨🎅Join us for a fun and festive celebration on the 27th & 28th of July! Indulge in our beautifully crafted Christmas Buffet on Sunday, 28th July, while enjoying live music and a cozy atmosphere with a warm fire and gas heaters to keep you snug, Welcome Drinks, Ugliest/Jolliest Sweater Competition with prizes and Live Music!🎄 Optional Kids Activities: DIY Snow Globe, Mould Painting, Colouring Station, Hot Chocolate,Book your spot now 🔗 https://account.dineplan.com/widgetframe/68SXVBn9
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All the kids' activities for our Christmas in July event on the 28th July will be hosted by Creative Kidz. They have fantastic activities lined up including DIY snow globes, mould painting, and a colouring station! For more information or to book a space for your child, please contact Lebo Sigaba directly at 073 303 0983. 🎄✨

Warm Up Your Weekend at Fat Olive! 🌟

Join us every Saturday and Sunday from 14:00 to 17:00 for live music at the perfect country escape, just 5 minutes from Lanseria Airport. Bring the kids and family, and let us warm up your weekend with our hearty hospitality. See you there!

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Warm Up Your Weekend at Fat Olive! 🌟Join us every Saturday and Sunday from 14:00 to 17:00 for live music at the perfect country escape, just 5 minutes from Lanseria Airport. Bring the kids and family, and let us warm up your weekend with our hearty hospitality. See you there!#FatOlive #LiveMusic #WeekendVibes #FamilyFun #CountryEscape

Good vibes this Father’s Day at Fat Olive! ✨

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My son in law had his 40th Birthday Party there on Sat here is a pic I took as the sun was setting. Thought you might enjoy it

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Opening Hours

Mondays & Tuesdays
Closed (Lodge is open)

Wednesday – Friday
08:00 – 21:00

Saturday
08:00 – 21:00

Sunday
07:00 – 18:00

Public Holidays
08:00 – 21:00

Our Address

R512 Pelindaba Rd,
Lanseria

(5min from Lanseria Airport)

Phone

010 054 9899 

071 354 6622

Email

info@thefatolive.co.za

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R512 PELINDABA Rd
010 054 9899
Excuisite food, unforgettable atmosphere...