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Olive Garden

1302 Lancaster Drive Northeast, Salem, OR 97301
+1 503-364-6885
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1302 Lancaster Drive Northeast, Salem, OR 97301
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I both enjoy the food at Olive Garden restaurants, with the tasty soups, those addictive bread sticks, and good quality main courses. I had the Minestrone soup, Chicken Marsala, and strawberry lemonade, and it was tasty and filling. I occasionally have the...More

Thank Davidjellis
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for a late lunch early dinner a few days ago... took forever to even be greeted my a server. Our server was (Bristen?) I believe that's her name. She wasn't particularly friendly and just looked miserable to be working honestly. She had a...More

Thank admitzel101
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I took my wife to the local Olive Garden here in Salem, Oregon and had a very good experience. We arrived on a Monday, late afternoon at 5:30p.m. and were seated promptly. When the hostess wanted to seat us at a table my wife requested...More

1  Thank Joe K
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Very prompt seating even though came at 5 pm. Food was served very warm and all food was tasty. The host was quick to refill soft drink containers and even told us about a 2 for 1 special that we took advantage of. We will...More

Thank 306jerrys
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We went here today for the lunch deal and waited over 20 minutes just to be seated at our table. The service was a little sperratick but friendly. The food was exactly what you would think you would get for under $9. If i wanted...More

Thank jessica s
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stopped in for a late lunch and pleasantly surprised to be quickly seated, greeted by our waitress order taken and delivered quickly, and tasty to our liking. We split the salad, bread, and meal which was plentiful serving size to feed both of us....More

Thank mushroom2
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Olive Garden will always be our favorite. Kudos to the excellent and quick service provided by our server Magdalyn. She made it special by asking if we were celebrating anything special. Unfortunately it was celebrating my going home to Hawaii. We will definitely be back,...More

Thank MauiKMG808
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A friend and I went into The Olive Garden for a late lunch/early dinner Sunday. There were people sitting everywhere waiting to get in. I asked how long the wait was and was told 30 minutes. I discussed it with my friend. I had time...More

Thank Widlfire
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Visited friends in Salem and we called 20 min advance. By the time we arrived, we waited just 5 minutes for our table. I was pleased that this service really works. Great food and portions.

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Customer service has gone downhill in a major way. Not attentive with drink refills or getting a to go box afterwards. I'm not a needy customer. Their salad is still good but their entrees taste cheap lately. Normally I wouldn't complain but this has been...More

Thank courtney233
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Sue B
Can we have a smallish private room for a family christmas event. We range from13-25 depending on how we can be accommodated. Noon on Dec 18. One elderly person on a walker and one chemo patient who needs to be away from the regular public.
21 November 2016|
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Response from ChuckOregon | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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: 1302 Lancaster Drive Northeast, Salem, OR 97301
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-364-6885
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