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3350 Dodge St, Dubuque, IA 52003-5275
(563) 556-4121
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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, Reservations

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  • 25
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Service

As always, the food was excellent at Olive Garden. Service was a little slow, but the restaurant got extremely busy after we were seated.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
Jesita66
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Rock Hill, New York
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Rock Hill, New York
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

As always, the food was excellent at Olive Garden. Service was a little slow, but the restaurant got extremely busy after we were seated.

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Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

This was my first visit to an Olive Garden, and I have to say I was very pleased. Our waitress was very friendly, and the food was very good. Nice experience overall.

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Wood Hill, Missouri, United States
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We recently dined at Olive Garden when we spent the night in Dubuque while traveling to Michigan. While I seldom eat at chain restaurants, we chose Olive Garden because it was close to our hotel. We were greeted at the door and immediately seated. The hostess radioed ahead so someone could get a high chair for my 15 month old... More 

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Benton, Wisconsin, United States
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Chicken Fettuccini is the very best! Those home made bread sticks are to die for as well as the freshly made salads.

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

It's been a while since we stopped at a Olive Garden and we were pleased as always with the good food at reasonable prices. BUt what we don't always get is the great service we experienced at this Olive Garden. Way to go wait staff!

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Waynesville, Missouri
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We ate supper here after a long day of travelling. Olive garden came through with a delicious meal served by a very attentive waitress.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

My fiance and I had a good lunch here, we knew what to expect and got great service. After a weekend of sampling new restaurants in Galena, we headed to Dubuque before heading home in WI to do a little shopping. We noticed the Olive Garden and stopped here for lunch. I had the lasanga fritta, which was REALLY good!... More 

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United States
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

My husband & I went here for a date night dinner. I have never had such terrible service in my life! We had to wait forever for our dinner then the waiter brought the wrong food! At this point I had enough and walked out! I will never dine here again. I work at a hotel a block away and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

As with most national chains, its pretty much the same in every town, with slight variations in service. This Olive Garden did not disappoint us, the service was good and the food was what we expected. Tried the Tour of Italy and except for a slightly over cooked chicken parmesan, it was pretty good. Salad and breadsticks flowed, so my... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We seldom choose a chain restaurant in a market with great local and downtown atmosphere locations. Service was great by Sharon, manager was a drip - no personality, no smile, looked bored - but we felt like cattle being prodded along with no atmosphere or ambiance. Won't be back often,v maybe once a year to remind why we don't have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3350 Dodge St, Dubuque, IA 52003-5275
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: (563) 556-4121

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