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Olive Garden

1175 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-2601
+1 770-534-3530
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1175 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-2601
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s an Olive Garden. You know the drill and what your getting. I’ve been to this location several times. Good service and good food. It’s a chain restaurant but you already know that.

Thank Jsp1972
Reviewed 1 February 2018

I think they sell atmosphere and service. We will return, but will chose wisely. The food tastes good, the soup and salad is affordable, but they make a tidy profit out of selling hundreds of pounds of pasta and bread for thousands of dollars. The...More

Thank danenzmann
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Arrived around 3:45 pm on Saturday & there was already a waiting list. Seated fairly quickly, though. Server was helpful in answering questions about menu. After Salad, food arrived promptly. Shrimp Scampi was great! Noticed long wait line when leaving. Popular place in Gainesville, GA!

Thank Debsuebrandenburg
Reviewed 19 December 2017

It's been awhile since I have been to an Olive Garden and decided to go with my daughter. She is a vegan and she got the spaghetti dish with a salad (no dressing). I ordered the eggplant parm. and it was really good. We both...More

Thank ShowTheWorldYouCare
Reviewed 18 November 2017

The staff there are very professional and kind, upbeat and seem to really care about your service. The food is awesome. You get all the salad you can eat and breadsticks, large portions of food. Casual restaurant but still gives you the dining of a...More

Thank annettesA4488JU
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

The service was top notch and the food was as usual to die for. Had little to no wait time getting in with our family. Definitely got our money's worth of food.

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The wife and I stopped here for lunch last week. We got seated right away and had our server quickly. She was very polite and extremely friendly. We started out with the traditional salad and bread sticks. I order the endless spaghetti and meats ball...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Every time we visit the food is always delicious. No it's not authentic italian food but it is familiar and has a great taste. I love the alfredo sauce. They have even added some new dishes that look great! We almost always sit at the...More

Thank Denille B
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We love our local Olive Garden. My hubby had Herb Crusted Salmon & I had Steak Gorgonzola-Alfredo. Both were delicious. Will definitely order again. Our waiter was excellent, very attentive. The manager Art was so very nice to check on us before and after our...More

Thank MimiMize
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Had a great dinner, tried the pasta dinner buy one and take one home, excellent deal. Started with soup and bread sticks then moved on to spaghetti and meatballs, Had spaghetti with meat sauce as my take meal, great lunch the next day.

Thank rustybob64
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1175 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-2601
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 770-534-3530
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