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263 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901
(302) 734-5837
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Chain for a change?

I do not live near any Darden restaurants. So, I decided to eat at OG. I sat at the bar because I was alone. It was Happy Hour, I went out of a limb and ordered a Lemoncello Long Island cocktail. Yuck it was undrinkable. Bartender was super attentive and let me sample the house red wine which... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
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Lewes, Delaware
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Lewes, Delaware
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147 reviews 147 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
222 helpful votes 222 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I do not live near any Darden restaurants. So, I decided to eat at OG. I sat at the bar because I was alone. It was Happy Hour, I went out of a limb and ordered a Lemoncello Long Island cocktail. Yuck it was undrinkable. Bartender was super attentive and let me sample the house red wine which was not... More 

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Greenwood, Delaware, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Our server was attentive, engaging, and professional...absolutely! The food was OK. We had lunch, mushroom ravioli, chicken something. Ravioli was barely warm when served, and the ravioli doughy (is that a word). Returned to the kitchen and second plate hot but still just ok. Chicken dish better, but nothing to write more about. We have been here more than once... More 

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Summerville, South Carolina
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84 reviews 84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

I have to share a small reason why I was at this restaurant in the first place. I brought the wife of a friend to Dover to receive his body from Afghanistan because he was killed over there. Having said that, the night he was flown in, we had a ceremony and then had to find somewhere to eat and... More 

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Winter Haven
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155 reviews 155 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Met my brother and sister in law here for lunch on a recent trip to Delaware from Florida.... enjoyed the food and the company was wonderful..... the waitress let us visit with minimal interruption.....

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Harbeson, Delaware
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Olive garden has always been a favorite of mine. The food is priced just right and they always have new items on the menu. The service is always very good..

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I went with my Family of 7 as we entered the waitress was yawning and unwelcome , she Asked us to follow her and as we were about to take seats we smelled Terrible Terrible Smell we all ran towards her and she said it normal we again moved to other section and That was stinking like Old Cheese or... More 

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Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This restaurant desperately needs a serious facelift! As soon as you walk in the door, you notice an odor. It smells old and musty. It is definitely not somewhere I want to have a meal. I used to love this Olive Garden and it's sad seeing it go down hill.

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Smyrna
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39 reviews 39 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I use to love the Olive Garden but the last 2 times we have been there I must say were terrible. On both occasional I ordered the chicken scampi and there were 4 very small chicken tenderloins laying on top of a small bed of angel hair pasta. The sauce was watered down to the point that it was tasteless.... More 

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Hanover, Maryland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Restaurant was pretty good. We had the combination soup and pasta. Which was good but the raspberry lemonade drink was horrible it tasted like they forgot the raspberry lemonade and just put water and ice. Our waitress was cool she suggested we try the peach tea which was good. Oh and the sangria was ok. Overall pretty good for a... More 

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Glenmont, New York
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66 reviews 66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We came here for dinner on a Sunday night and it was very busy. WE got in after about 45 minutes of waiting and it was so worth the wait! I ordered on of the pastas that you get for 9.99 which is an excellent deal and it was excellent! I recommend getting the chicken Alfredo sauce. It is SO... More 

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Additional Information about Olive Garden

Address: 263 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901
Phone Number: (302) 734-5837
Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dover
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian, Greek

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 263 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: (302) 734-5837

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Greek
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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