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Olive Garden

3440 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608-2409
+1 352-372-5874
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“breadsticks” (21 reviews)
“lasagna” (10 reviews)
“soup” (12 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3440 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608-2409
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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We thought we would give Olive Garden another chance but the food is average and expensive. Would rather go to Carrabba's or family Italian restaurant.

Thank James F
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My father recently became confined to a wheelchair and going out became quite a challenge. We went to Olive Garden and they were so very accommodating and nice to us. Thank you for the extra kindness when you know he is bummed about his situation.

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a nice evening dinner with my son at Olive Garden. The draft beer was cold and the soup is out of this world. I enjoyed my steak over linguine. It was cooked with perfection. Hard to go wrong with dinner or lunch at Olive...More

Thank Tseman
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I am not typically a huge fan of Olive Garden but we went to this location as it was my sons birthday and he loves Olive Garden. I was pleasantly surprised. Food was good and service was exceptional and we had an enjoyable time.

Thank Kam2013
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

One of my friends had an allergy when we went here and the manager personally went through the whole menu and highlighted every single meal she could have. The bread they give before the meal is so good that you usually get full before you...More

Thank arjunbamzai
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We were looking for something fast and easy and that everyone could agree on. Olive Garden worked out great.

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 12 February 2017

While I am never thrilled with Olive Garden's food, I found this meal to be disappointing at best. The meal started out with a salad that was more dressing than anything else, the small portion of Lasagna was mushy and overly sweet, and my wife's...More

Thank ocean_1mh
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Good as always. All Olive Garden restaurants thT I have dined in are all very consistent. I would recommend.

Thank Terri T
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The address given is wrong - Olive Garden has moved to 2711 Clark Butler Blvd, north of the old location and in the Butler North area. It is brand new, clean, very Italian. We had to wait about 20 minutes, however were offered half price...More

Thank EALGator
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We stopped at this OG on the way home from Savannah GA---since it was a long trip---and this was a good time for a sit-down dinner!! OG did not disappoint---it was graduation time for Univ of FLA grads and their families on this Saturday! We...More

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Response from Phil G | Reviewed this property |
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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, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, 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: 3440 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608-2409
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-372-5874
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