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Olive Garden

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1175 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501
+1 770-534-3530
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Clarkesville, Georgia
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47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a very good Olive Garden, the food and service is very good. Also the building is very clean. We eat here often when in Gainesville.

Thank Affen8
Flowery Branch, Georgia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One sign of a good restaurant is the amount of people that are dining at the establishment. Another factor is the age ranges of the people. During our luncheon on the way back from shopping, we experienced a full restaurant and a varied age range. We were immediately taken to a clean table. Or waiter was pleasant and attentive.our food... More 

Thank Pat O
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Everything was good fun being chicken ravioli appetizer salad entree. I tried the new Mezzaluna ravioli & jumbo shrimp it was the best.

Thank Audra B
Gainesville, Georgia
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52 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

My youngest daughter and i went for never ending pasta last week. She is vegetarian and loves pasta. The food is the same as all Olive Gardens so unless you have never been, you know what to expect. The addition of grilled chicken to the never ending pasta was a plus for me as i do eat meat. Sodas are... More 

Thank BigGeezy95
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111 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Resturant was very clean and the food was excellent. Our waitress was extremely nice and right in time. Seating was a little slow with no one there. Lady seating us let us know know one knew what they was doing..

Thank Daniel W
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The salad here is great! The soup & salad lunch is a great price and is very tasty! The pastas that I've eaten have been great as well although a little on the expensive for a pasta style chain.

Thank HappySerah
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This place always hits the spot! I absolutely love eating here. The food is great and the employees are always so friendly.

Thank Brittany A
Franklin, North Carolina
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I've always loved Olive Garden but sometimes you run into those few Olive Garden restaurants that stand out more than others. This is one of them. The service was excellent. The food was great, hot, and fast. The environment was positive, upbeat, and happy with a calm vibe. I am eager to go here again!

Thank kseam6259
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This Olive Garden never fails to satisfy my hunger. The salads are always fresh and the staff is helpful and friendly. Even with a rush and crowd they get food served quickly.

Thank Kathryn R
Dahlonega, Georgia, United States
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited Olive Garden tonight after seeing their endless pasta bowl promotion advertised on tv. We have had poor experiences at this restaurant in the past, but wanted to give them another shot especially after seeing a commercial which states that the customer can enjoy "endless combinations of pastas, sauces and toppings". Seems pretty self explanatory right?... More 

Thank Jordan W

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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, 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
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 770-534-3530

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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?