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Olive Garden

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320 N Jacob Dr, Bloomington, IN 47404-4823
+1 812-333-1350
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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143 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have never been to an Olive Garden and now I have no reason to return. The long wait was for a table was miserable followed by an endless salad of generic lettuce mix was a signal of the meal. My salmon was dry and the broccoli was not fully cooked In all I am thankful that I've not been... More 

Thank IndyGuyontheGo
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the chicken carbonara here...it's not on the menu, although 'chicken and shrimp carbonara' is, just ask for it without the shrimp. I usually have to ask for some sauce on the side as it has been a little dry the last couple of visits, but it's great and I love it! We had excellent service on this trip,... More 

Thank Jim G
Linton, Indiana
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Much like others, this Olive Garden has delicious breadsticks and the food is pretty good, too. Nothing really sets them apart from the other, though.

Thank Ashley T
Bloomington, Indiana
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68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Did not want to cook so we went to Olive Garden for my favorite salad and lasagna. Both were excellent, service was great and as always the restaurant was very clean.

Thank Deb M
Bloomington, Indiana
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85 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

My wife went with a friend to Olive Garden and she paid with her personal Credit Card. As with most restaurants they take your card to an unknown location to process the transaction. Well about a week later (Carlos Vega) in Colorado was having a field day with her CC numbers. But finally hit a snag at a gas station... More 

Thank Shocktop53
Bedford, Indiana
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Lunch with friends can't go wrong with delicious soup and salad special. Refills were handled promptly. Upon request, our waiter efficiently split our check.

1 Thank Susan E
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Had a quick lunch here today with a friend. We were seated right away on the Saturday after Thanksgiving at lunch time. Hostess was informative about using the credit card payer at the table. Our waiter, Levi, was awesome-personable, informative, friendly and efficient. Food was hot and good.

Thank kasb201
Woodstock, Georgia
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401 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We decided to have dinner at this location at the last minute. Great choice for everyone. The server was attentive. The food was great and hot. The server keep the salad and breadsticks full at all times along with our drinks. Great location and great place for family and friends.

Thank tckramer
Indianapolis, Indiana
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79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Our food was significantly delayed during an average dinner crowd, apparently due to the kitchen being backed up. I ordered a steak dish, but the steak served was thoroughly over-cooked. Waters were never empty, plenty of breadsticks and salad were available throughout the meal, and the waiter never looked too busy to be bothered whenever we asked for even the... More 

Thank BeachDad23
Crane, Indiana
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125 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Dinner with the family. Meal was great, huge portions and very good taste. Service was outstanding! Expect to pay a bit more than other establishments in the area but worth it!

Thank okiecb

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, 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: 320 N Jacob Dr, Bloomington, IN 47404-4823
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 812-333-1350

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