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Olive Garden

1175 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-2601
+1 770-534-3530
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“salad” (22 reviews)
“ravioli” (2 reviews)
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1175 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-2601
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopped in for a quick, satisfying lunch and that's exactly what we got. The fast, friendly service we received was a bonus. Stop in. You won't regret it!

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We went the day before Mother's Day. The service and food were superb as always. I have been to several Olive Garden restaurants. This one stands out.

Thank LaRee B
Reviewed 7 June 2017

A very good experience here across the board. Food was hot, service quick and friendly, and all else was as expected. One minor comment-it seems as if the OG is cutting back on their salad dressing to the point that one can't tell if it's...More

Thank Traveltruth1
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Got there when they first opened for lunch and were seated immediately. Because of the holiday, they had extra staff on hand and they were all very observant of all the guest. Our waitress never let my drink get below a half glass which is...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Treated to dinner for Mother's Day!! So nice... arrived in the early evening, maybe a 30 minute wait. That was to be expected. The service was excellent and of course the food was so good!!

Thank Debbie242
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The food was great last night at the Olive Garden. However what made it a treat was the way Justin took care of us from beginning to end

Thank Izzy1946
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I recently stopped by this Olive Garden for lunch. I was impressed by how friendly and attentive my server was, but the food was consistently disappointing. Basically, every food item had a problem. The salad was pretty good, but full of onion cores. The chicken...More

Thank Quintin K
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

If you have eaten at Olive Garden, you have eaten at Olive Garden and this is just like all of the rest of them. Place was clean, wait staff was attentive, and there were no surprises. It is not as good as a Cabrera's but...More

Thank marvelgoose
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We all know and love the Olive Garden. If you don't, it has been a while since you have been here. Amber was our server and she did everything perfect. And our order was a little off the beaten path. My wife and I are...More

1  Thank WhitmanThoreau
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Great food and great serve great for the price. I would recommend this place. Will go back to this place again and again.

Thank mmmm1983
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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
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, 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: 1175 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-2601
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 770-534-3530
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