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1211 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515-1067
(630) 852-4224
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 7
    Excellent
  • 5
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Typical good Olive Garden

Good food and good service. Just a suggestion - entrees are so large that you eat too much or take some home. We split an entree - I eat the salad and Mom ordered a soup and we still get all the breadsticks we want. Staff serves the entree already divided and you get just the right amount to be... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 1, 2014
MelandGeo
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Saint Louis, Missouri
via mobile
Good for:
  • Large groups
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

I just went in for a pick up . Staff was wonderful very friendly . Met the manger while I waited very nice . As I waited for my food There was another couple waiting to talk to the manager . Only to say how wonderful everything was and there waiter was so nice . It's refreshing to know some... More 

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Hinsdale, Illinois
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63 reviews 63 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My wife & I visited this Olive Garden restaurant for a Sunday dinner after shopping at the nearby Yorktown mall. We were pleasantly surprised with their service & food quality. Even though the place was fairly crowded, we were served within minutes. We started our meal with a large draft of Blue Moon beer served with a slice of orange... More 

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Richmond Hill, Georgia
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I think our waiter was new because he forgot our salad and breadsticks but, our dinner was very tasty. Our salad and breadsticks finally came out with our entree but by then, it was too late for that....we had to tell him that we never got our salad and breadsticks. Because of the mishap, we received 3 desserts on the... More 

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Chicago,IL.
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I have eaten in many Olive Garden restaurants around the country food is always good. However almost universally seating times are insane even when not at a busy period. I have a couple of time at different restaurants where there are maybe 10 cars in the lot and they tell you it will be 15-30 minutes to be seated. Personally... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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135 reviews 135 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

Good food and good service. Just a suggestion - entrees are so large that you eat too much or take some home. We split an entree - I eat the salad and Mom ordered a soup and we still get all the breadsticks we want. Staff serves the entree already divided and you get just the right amount to be... More 

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Elmhurst, Illinois
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Me and my lovely girlfriend went on a Friday to have a nice meal after a long and trying week. Upon being sat in what I can only guess was an old smokeing ares or old banquet room. But soon after sitting down it seemed we where sent to the childrens area. Every table had at least 2 kids with... More 

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Westchester
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

We had a wonderful Italian lunch at the Olive Garden. Our server, Rosita, was wonderful and very gracious and in making sure we had a good experience at the restaurant. The manager, Eric, went from table to table to see if everyone was having a good lunch experience. We talked to him for over 10 minutes. Loved this special attention!... More 

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Great Falls, Montana, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

Waiter was great, very friendly, fast service. I asked if there was cabbage in the salad, and they said no, but it did have it in there. Other than that it was good. Not very busy and it was nice.

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chicago
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4 reviews 4 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

First of all I love the soup and salad at Olive Garden. I love that this Olive Garden is close enough to go to for lunch, but I have been disappointed everytime I have gone to this location. Usually we have a group of 10 or more for lunch. We call ahead and make reservations. Each time we have trouble... More 

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Arlington, Texas, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

After seeing countless commercials for their unlimited pasta bowl, I thought I would give it a try. I walked in the resturant and was immediately hit by the smell. I thought it was just a moment and maybe I had come at the wrong time, or maybe I was just being sensitive as the resturant was full. So I was... More 

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Additional Information about Olive Garden

Address: 1211 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515-1067
Phone Number: (630) 852-4224
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
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: 1211 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515-1067
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: (630) 852-4224

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
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?