The Story of The Olive Branch

Originally from Syria, Abdul and Fatema wanted to share the delicious cuisine of their homeland with new neighbours in Wivenhoe, Essex. Their vegan, fresh food and warm welcome quickly created a buzz in the village…

Cooking Workshop! Simple and easy wraps!

Cooking Workshop! Simple and easy wraps!

As part of our Welcome Week "Once upon a time in Syria" event at the Lakeside Theatre cafe at the University of Essex we are delighted to announce our cooking workshop, or more precisely wrapping workshop! We will show you many ways of filling a wrap with healthy and...

Once upon a time in Syria

Once upon a time in Syria

The Olive Branch Café is delighted to bring to Lakeside Theatre a Syrian Feast of the East! During the University of Essex Welcome Week (2nd till 6th of October 2017) come and join us at the Lakeside Theatre Cafe. There will be food, music, dance, cooking, laughs and...