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Olive Garden

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930 25TH Ave, Coralville, IA 52241-1225
(319) 339-9100
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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, Lunch, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 29
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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What can you say about the Olive Garden? It's predictable, but always tasty. Whether it's their salad, bread sticks, or zuppa toscana, you can't go wrong. My wife likes their zuppa and salad enough to call it a meal. I prefer their lighter fare with tilapia/shrimp, herb-grilled salmon, etc... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 15, 2015
B P
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Iowa City, Iowa
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Olive Garden is one of my favorite restaurants. endless soup and salad is great. haven't had a dish I didn't like. prices reasonable, wait staff friendly. highly recommend.

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Thank Lee H
Iowa City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything was great! The food, the service, and the timeliness! I recommend this restaurant to anyone who is looking for a very nice dining experience.

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Thank Lucy S
Iowa City, Iowa
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162 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

What can you say about the Olive Garden? It's predictable, but always tasty. Whether it's their salad, bread sticks, or zuppa toscana, you can't go wrong. My wife likes their zuppa and salad enough to call it a meal. I prefer their lighter fare with tilapia/shrimp, herb-grilled salmon, etc. My son likes fettucini alfredo, seafood dishes, calamari, bread sticks, great... More 

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Thank B P
Friendswood, Texas
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193 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

I love their bottomless salad. Entrees were delicious. Very good for a chain Italian place. Atmosphere also highly regarded.

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Thank Rick F
Saint Louis, Missouri
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I ordered take out at this location on (2) occasions. Everything was great and portions were exactly like I would of had, if eaten at a table inside. Great and friendly staff.

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Thank Mike93c
Galesburg, Illinois
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Thiis place is well run and the food is wonderful. The breadsticks were warm and fresh. The service was great. We got there right before the rush started but was impressed with the way everyone was on their toes. Our waitress was Riley and she was great.

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Thank joanschisler
Omaha, Nebraska
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Started off a little shaky. Had to flag someone down to get water & menus after waiting about 10 min. Once that was resolved everything was fine. Manager offered a discount for our inconvenience which we declined.

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Thank Cooie1946
Washington, Iowa
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We arrived around noon and had no trouble getting a table for Saturday lunch. Celebrated my husband's birthday. We have eaten here numerous times and are never disappointed. The salad was fresh as always and the breadsticks were warm. The waitress was attentive.

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Thank kittycat19722014
Springfield
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Typical chain with good food, attentive service and reasonable prices. Located three blocks off I-80 in Coralville, IA.

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Thank Louis M
Bloomington, Illinois
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100 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

This is a consistently good dining experience. Wait staff and food quality are very good. Close to shopping and I 80

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Thank FrankC7113

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 930 25TH Ave, Coralville, IA 52241-1225
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Coralville
  • Phone Number: (319) 339-9100

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children
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?