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Olive Garden

1300 Interstate Dr, Olive Garden 1762, Cookeville, TN 38501-4129
+1 931-520-3340
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“breadsticks” (9 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
“gnocchi” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1300 Interstate Dr, Olive Garden 1762, Cookeville, TN 38501-4129
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

Most people that have lived anywhere else realize Tennessee isn't known for its culinary diversity. In desperation transplants frequent the major chains for the closest substitute of their ethnic cravings. For starters, I don't consider any restaurant Italian unless they serve veal dishes. We generally...More

Thank GreatMummu
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Olive Garden is one of my favorite places to eat dinner. My husband and I enjoyed a very good meal and received great service.

Thank bluelady4857
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We ordered the fried calamari, which got sent back because it was undercooked. The manager explained that she noticed that the calamari was bigger so maybe the cooks didn't know to cook them longer. They replaced it with a second order, which also was sent...More

Thank Longleggedlovely1
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Clean, good service, great food! It is a little more expensive but it is worth it! They have great lasagna, chicken fettuccine, and soup/salad!

Thank Amy K
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Lauren was a great waitress. Very pleasant and served with a genuine smile. The food was excellent! Loved the Sirloin with the ravioli special. And of course...can't get enough salad!

Thank Tonya R
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Restaurant ambient is pleasant and food was tasty. No waiting on Friday evening at 7:15 pm. Enjoyed the food.

Thank Navin_25
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Using the Olive Garden scale. I would say this rates one of the best. Food was very good, quick, large eating areas, good parking and good location. Our hostess was the best of any Olive Garden. She really had her act together. Did not waste...More

Thank Brad H
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

It was a wonderful experience to visit this place. The restaurant is quite calm n clean place. Staff was really good. The chicken soup with pasta was awesome wid fresh parmigiana cheese. All the entrees were delicious.

Thank Pallavi_Raj
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Just as it seems The Olive Garden has turned the corner, this branch in Cookeville totally underperformed. We arrived early and the service was polite and quick. In fact, our food came out very fast. Too fast. In my opinion, the noodles tasted as if...More

Thank EnglishTeacher75
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Olive Garden offers a dependable menu and is never a disappointment. Wine tends to be a little more expensive than necessary (because Tennessee has a "Liquor By the Drink" tax of 15% which is added on to your drinks charge. They also suggest tip values...More

Thank JimandBunny
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Bob B
24 March 2017|
Response from Tom F | Reviewed this property |
Less than 1/2 a mile. Check Google Maps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 Interstate Dr, Olive Garden 1762, Cookeville, TN 38501-4129
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-520-3340
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