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Olive Garden

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$$ - $$$
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35 S Willowdale Dr, Lancaster, PA 17602-1472
+1 717-392-3235
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Somerset, Pennsylvania
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74 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went after we saw a sight and sound show and it was nice. We did not have to wait to get in. The food was good the meal came in good time and we enjoyed it . It was not as busy as i thought it might be. Usually they are really busy. If u go i am sure... More 

Thank emtroy
Waterloo, Canada
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157 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Called ahead for a reservation for 8 for dinner. Polite and efficient staff took the reservation. Upon arrival, our table was set and we were expected. Our server was a hoot! He was friendly and really engaged the grandchildren. He took an order for 8 people with drinks and food details without taking a note. All dinners arrived as ordered.... More 

Thank Dave R
Staunton, Virginia
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Had a very good wait person considering it was 9:30 at night and they closed at 10:00. She was polite helpful and courteous. Should have ordered angel hair as the spaghetti was thick. Meatballs were very good as was salad and breadsticks.

Thank Prewitt S
Little Falls, New York
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I enjoyed the meal as always. The only negative was that our waiter was not as friendly as some of the others.

Thank 2syraandcuse
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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114 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Your typical Olive Garden fare.. I tried something new The duo of salad & a newer items sausage stuffed rigatoni.. Well they were more like cannellini and also were not cooked enough the edges were hard but the taste of the sausage was fairly ok.. the portion was on small side. would not get again. Salad was kind of dry..... More 

Thank DeeMD215
Toledo, Ohio
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383 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Wait staff was quick and attentive. Salad and breadsticks served before entrees was delicious. Pasta was cooked to perfection with awesome sauce flavors. Nice clean atmosphere. Would definitely visit again!

Thank SharonB231
Clarksville, Tennessee, United States
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167 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Visited here on a Sunday evening with 5 couples. Hostess was quick to get us set up with a table which is normally difficult for that many people. The two servers assigned our table (Kelsea & Michaela) were both new employees and were a little nervous about such a big crowd but they did an outstanding job. They split the... More 

Thank Robert A
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

We called ahead for wait times, they took our name, gave us a time and we were seated almost immediately upon arrival. We had a fun, pleasant, attentive waitress. Our salad and breadsticks were what we've come to expect and enjoy, our dinners were good, and the added bonus was our pumpkin cheesecake!

Thank Adrienne O
Poipu, Hawaii
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96 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We were very hungry and didn't want to cook ... so Olive Garden to the rescue! We sat at the bar - fast and efficient. Food was great - leftovers were, too! Service was fast and courteous, as well.

Thank Milli D
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We visited Olive Garden while in town and it was the best Italian cuisine I have ever had. Seated promptly on a Friday night with no reservations. Our server was fantastic food was served hot and in a timely manor.

Thank Taylor S

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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
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, 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: 35 S Willowdale Dr, Lancaster, PA 17602-1472
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 717-392-3235

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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?