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Olive Garden

1277 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753-3399
+1 732-240-9399
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“breadsticks” (10 reviews)
“meat sauce” (3 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1277 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753-3399
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an enjoyable meal. Our server, Josh, was great. Personable, professional, with a nice little sense of humor. The Early Bird Special 3 - 5 pm was plenty. And the Black Tie Cake was Awesome!!!

Thank 208PrincessB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife MaryAnn and I go to Olive Garden on occasion and each franchise differs form each other. The decor is always the same, but it's the management that sets the trend. So as similar as they are it's depends on which one you go...More

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Although Olive Garden is a chain restaurant, I find some of them to be very good. I love their endless salad and breadsticks, and their entrees are served hot and generous portions. I had the Steak Gorgonzola over pasta. The beef was tender and had...More

Thank Ken_NJ_11islands
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Went for lunch with my wife for the special buy one entree take one home. The waitress explained how it works and what entrees was with the special promotion. All you can eat salad or soup with your meal. Food was tasty, hot and fresh....More

Thank foodmanJackson_NJ
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Had a great experience here last nite, food was good , staff was awesome and Management was doing a fantastic job. Kitchen got a little backed up but they more than made up for the inconvenience. Thank you!!

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I order from there to-go menu at least once week. Normally everything is good but I have taken notice that the portions are not the same. I order Chicken and Shrimp Carbonara. Thank goodness I asked for extra shrimp (I got 3 and paid $3.79...More

Thank carfant
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you are looking for a good meal at a reasonable price, this is a place to go. The salad and bread was excellent and my meal was very good. While not high end Italian was an excellent meal at a good price.

1  Thank Michael P
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Our meals were delicious and the service was very good. Nothing negative to say about it at all. I will definitely go back again and would recommend it to everyone.

Thank Pam j
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We went for Veterans Day dinner. We used the text wait list and were seated within 5 minutes after arrival vs. those who just put their name on the list walking in off the street. (Great service on Olive Garden's part) The food was hot...More

Thank Ronna W
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Each meal starts with a choice of (4) soups or their well known salad. The salad comes family style and it is dished onto a chilled plate. It seemed especially good and I love their salad dressing. We had chicken & shrimp carbonara over linguine,...More

Thank Ken_NJ_11islands
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, 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: 1277 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753-3399
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Toms River
  • Phone Number: +1 732-240-9399
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