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Olive Garden

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45265 Abell House Ln, California, MD 20619-3210
+1 301-862-3890
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Solomons, Maryland, United States
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333 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Olive Garden just gets it right from an extensive and enticing menu to attentive service with a smile. The dishes arrive piping hot right on time after the generous salad and breadsticks have been vanquished. Our server was Sequoia (her real name....I checked!) who was always there when needed and tended to our ever need. The novel table top computer... More 

Thank Hey_Joe54
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

will never eat here again or any other olive garden. Found some sort of shell in my food. Complained and wasn't treated too well as if I were just some kind of nuisance. I felt like not tipping but just let them have the 15% but decided to be smarter and never visit this chain again. I dine out frequently... More 

Thank Chris K
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

We've been to this OG several times. The food is prepared well. They usually do a ton of business, so it usually crowded but we have never had to wait more than 20 minutes. Always plenty to eat and never have had a problem with the staff.

Thank Matt T
Hollywood, Maryland
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The Olive Garden restaurant is not any different than others in the country. The franchise needs to remove additives and lower calories to make the meals healthier. And...add dressing on the side.

Thank demejo825
Leonardtown, Maryland, United States
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83 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Four adults and one 12-yr.-old enjoyed a wonderful, relaxed dinner at the Olive Garden on August 27. The waitress greeted us with a sampling of Moscato wine for the adults and graciously agreed to honor our coupons. We ordered Rosemary Chicken, Shrimp Scampi, Rigatoni and Minestrone soup with endless salad. Each one of commented on how delicious the food was.... More 

Thank Ellynne Brice D
Hollywood, Maryland, United States
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85 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I used to hate this place, but now I love it. They really do have some great menu items and their salad and soups are very good.

Thank Peggy A
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I tried to give this place another chance but everytime I go the food is always greasy. Their are a few servants that seem like the don't want to be there. But the Dessert are good.

Thank Valerie S
Lexington Park
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

I love their spaghetti with meatballs and their unlimited soup and salad. The waitress are really nice and if you ever get unnoticed, like you were not helped on time as soon as you are seated, you may get a free meal. I did get one free and the manager was very apologetic.

Thank 48romeod
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93 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Had received s gift card and stopped by early evening. Sat at a table at the bar. Waiter Leo was wonderful but the food was average. I ordered chicken be gnocchi soup which was rich but good. Salad was average and predictable. The plus was the fresh Parmesan. I ordered shrimp scampi which was on the light menu however it... More 

Thank Lisa M
Baltimore, Maryland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

They had new technology where you could call your server using this little table computer thing. It also had games and stuff for kids. That was neat. I wasn't impressed with the food, I guess it was okay and the waitress seemed a bit overworked. Upside, my father accidentally left his bank card there and we were able to pick... More 

Thank Stacey M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45265 Abell House Ln, California, MD 20619-3210
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  California
  • Phone Number: +1 301-862-3890

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?