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Olive Garden

#81 of 2,999 Restaurants in Orlando
#101 of 3,262 Places to Eat in Orlando
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7300 W Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32818-6745
(407) 292-1411
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Dessert, Lunch, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 390
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    Very good
  • 61
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch at Olive Garden

It is a favorite of my nephews and mine. We went there for lunch and to my surprise we had coupons for the lunch all you can eat, soup, salad and breadsticks for only that day. Wow Great food the chicken gnochi soup is yummy.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
Ilene D
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Hammond, Indiana
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
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Hammond, Indiana
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 NEW

It is a favorite of my nephews and mine. We went there for lunch and to my surprise we had coupons for the lunch all you can eat, soup, salad and breadsticks for only that day. Wow Great food the chicken gnochi soup is yummy.

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Orlando, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I ordered by phone 6:03pm was told it would be ready at 6:23pm. Food was not ready till 6:48pm I live les than a mile away the food was cold when I got home. Had to wait 20 minutes at the front desk when some people who walked in to order at restaurant was out before me.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

The food was really good but I think over priced. Pleasant decoration and - of course - very clean. The service was good. Great chairs, with wheels so you can roll front and back. They have to learn to make a good espresso, but then again it's USA and not Rome...

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Apopka, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

My Hubby and I went looking for late meal after attending the Joyce Meyers Conference. We ended up at the Olive Garden on Colonial drive in Orlando, fl. I was so hungry and the Meal was great. Our host to the chef was stellar. Katie our server was so patient and worked so diligently to get our food to us.... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

My husband and I decided to go to this Olive Garden last night. It was busy but we were seated right away. While the hostess was kind of abrupt, our server was Wonderful. G.G., our server, was right "on top" of things, very attentive. Our appetizer came out in great time, and our salad was served, and then we waited,... More 

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Groveland, Florida
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109 reviews 109 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We decided to give this Olive Garden a try so I could share our experience. Arriving around 4:30PM we had to wait a few minutes for a booth. This is a very large Olive Garden and does a good business. Our server Amanda M, was very attentive to our every request and kept the fresh breadsticks and soup coming and... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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188 reviews 188 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Relaxing atmosphere, plenty of choices of food, family friendly and not over priced. I would recommend as a alternative to fast food

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Davenport, Florida
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52 reviews 52 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Today was a special lunch date with my hubby for his 40th birthday & when we sat down, he went straight to the bathroom to wash up & I had the opportunity to tell our server, Anthony about the special occasion & he made it awesome! Thank you Anthony! Highly recommend!

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NEW WINDSOR
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380 reviews 380 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
176 helpful votes 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Yes, maybe a bit better than other OGs we've tried in the past. A busy Saturday evening and we had to wait about a 1/2 hour. The food was worth the wait. Still reasonably priced for Italian food, but increasing all the time..One knock would be their lack of asking if we wanted more salad. So this OG is better... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

I like the Olive Garden although last time we visited both my favourites had been removed from the menu, pork fillet tips, and the beef & chicken skewers that they advertise as a mixed grill. Now I find there's nothing for me in the mains although I still love their spicy soup, and they have good desserts. My family all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7300 W Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32818-6745
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: (407) 292-1411

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Entertaining clients, Romantic, Doing business
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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?