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Olive Garden

274 Harbison Blvd, Columbia, SC 29212-2232
+1 803-732-0471
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“breadsticks” (23 reviews)
“soup” (13 reviews)
“pasta” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
274 Harbison Blvd, Columbia, SC 29212-2232
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was delicious. Casey was our server and she was singing and had a wonderfully positive attitude. We'd love to have her serve us again! :)

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered two salads via catering menu, supposedly enough salad for 12+ people plus 24 bread sticks. Prepaid and scheduled pickup for 6:30. Order was not ready when I arrived, waited 20 minutes....for salad. I was in a hurry so I got order and left. When...More

1  Thank birtclp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Olive Garden's knocchi soup is to live for. It is some of the best soup I have ever had. I came to Olive Garden just for that. It is a really good place for a nice dinner.

Thank KC L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped for lunch while on a trip and were very satisfied! The service was excellent and the lunch was very satisfying. Easy access from the highway and ample parking.

Thank Csxyoder
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Healthy and you don't leave hungry... That is a rare combination. Zuppa toscani and steak Gorgonzola Alfredo are awesome. Chandler was extremely friendly today.

Thank Ramy H
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The new menu is really good. The chicken Margherita in white wine and lemon and cheese with zucchini with cheese was very good. the wait-staff was very nice and efficient .The place was clean and has been upgraded a little . I fencing lesson. enjoyed...More

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We headed over to enjoy a taste of Italy. The food is always excellent and their salad and garlic bread sticks make it a perfect meal.

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Very feel good meal to get away from all the fast food places to eat. Kids always like it. Soup and salad is always good. I live near the North Charleston location and this Olive Garden is a lot better than the one I'm use...More

Thank Paul k
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Very expensive meal!! My family also visited on Sunday afternoon. Service was very slow. We had to wait such a long time for our appetizer (which was mushy) and our soups. And while eating our soup and breadsticks, our entrees arrived. ALL of the food...More

Thank FoodieGirl81
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Visited this location again for lunch on a Sunday. Many families and couples awaiting a table when we arrived. The bar area has been redesigned recently but is still first come; first served. We located a booth with a patron departing and we took the...More

Thank Alan H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Kids
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: 274 Harbison Blvd, Columbia, SC 29212-2232
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-732-0471
  • E-mail