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Olive Garden

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1921 S 72ND St, Tacoma, WA 98408-1240
+1 253-475-1772
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Thank You Olive Garden and Olive Garden Store #12345 in Tacoma,WA Your application of "Corporate Policies" has managed to screw one of your employees. Let me tell you how you did this: On Sunday the 19th of Feb, My Wife and My Son and I had dinner at your Tacoma Location (Store #1138) Three different Entrees Two Salads One Soup... More 

Thank Charles C
Squamish, Canada
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184 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Busy place as always, opted to sit at the bar until our table was ready (20 minutes). Bar drink prices were great! Really friendly staff, you can tell that they like working there. They have healthier options and thats something we always like to see and eat.

Thank ringerb
Boston, Massachusetts
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68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Funny that there was a 15 mintue wait when the parking lot was empty and the restaurant had maybe 3 tables. they were out of breadsticks at first but made it up to us at the end. this visit was exactly what I expect out of Olive Garden and I would recommend it.

Thank omgitshp
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60 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Good value - Always happy with the food. Went on a Friday night - was pleasantly surprised with very little wait time to be seated. love their salad and breadsticks

Thank John V
Lakewood, Washington
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Manager Stephen Carroll and his staff ensure your visit to the Olive Garden is delightful and spot-on service. I often go to this location by myself for lunch and I LOVE playing the Trivia games.

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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

45 minute wait, food cold, more like yesterdays warmed over food. Server was so brief in taking our order we really thought we were misunderstood.

Thank Walter H
Newport, Tennessee
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

This Olive Garden had absolutely the best customer service that I have ever experienced throughout the restaurants in their chain. They were courteous and made sure that everything was done to provide us with a great time. If I'm ever back in Tacoma I will make sure to swing in!

Thank Skeewbaru
Odenton, Maryland
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95 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We had a basic experience here. Nice atmosphere. Wait staff very kind and polite. Food was typical Olive Garden. This location is good and I'd go again.

Thank Mikeleemon
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We ate here this past weekend while we were up in Tacoma. Restaurant was clean, server was friendly, and food was good.

Thank Lindsey A
Tacoma, Washington
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

I don't write reviews very often however, this restaurant deserves a good review. Good food, good service, very satisified!

Thank LinaAndRon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, 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: 1921 S 72ND St, Tacoma, WA 98408-1240
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-475-1772

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