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Olive Garden

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2695 Laurens Rd, Greenville, SC 29607
(864) 234-0430
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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
Good for:
Large groups

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  • 33
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
You go to Olive Garden because you know what your getting

My son took me out as a treat and we had fun and the food was great. Although the appetizer was forgotten we did get it after our food came upon asking. My son wanted to try the breaded and fried rice with cheese and it was filling. I had my favorite there eggplant Parmesan with angel hair pasta... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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  • Large groups
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Hilton Head, South Carolina
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

My son took me out as a treat and we had fun and the food was great. Although the appetizer was forgotten we did get it after our food came upon asking. My son wanted to try the breaded and fried rice with cheese and it was filling. I had my favorite there eggplant Parmesan with angel hair pasta. Try... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

The wait was kind of long to be seated, but i really enjoyed myself once i got to the table. Tried a few different wine samples before finding the one i liked the most and had a few glasses with my meal. All and all a good experience

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Seneca, South Carolina
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52 reviews 52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Family of 4 spent $60. The food looked and tasted as if it was prepackaged and thawed. Was the worst food at a place that brags about freshness. Stay Away

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Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Had the fonde and it was good. Service was great and place was clean. Very effective staffing which is a real big deal on Sundays at restaurants. Great job guys.

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Hurricane, West Virginia, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We were seated quickly, but the service was extremely poor. The food was adequate for an Olive Garden, but some items were over cooked (pasta) and side dishes were ice cold.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

The Bartenders/To Go staff was more interested in talking to each other than waiting on To Go customers. They seemed almost annoyed because they had to take mine and another customer's to go order. Late Friday night with most of the restaurant empty, still took 25+ mins to get a To-Go order (just one pasta entree).

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We sat in the bar and enjoyed people watching. Food was spectacular, as always, at Olive Garden. Bartender was our server and she got a little behind when she got a lot of drink orders, but we weren't in a hurry and had an enjoyable chat with the couple at the next table over. Overall, a nice meal.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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133 reviews 133 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

My wife and I had not been to Olive Garden in quite a while. I knew that the company ownership, Darden Restaurants, had sold their Red Lobster chain and are focusing on improving Olive Garden. The improvements show up on the menu. Some of the newer items are very good. I tried the Lasagna Primavera with chicken and it was... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This is the second time here and it is the second time I feel like they are trying to rush me out the door and they was not busy. The food not worth the price.

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Greenville, SC
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I really don't need to say much more than the title. Olive Garden is consistent, and this location is no different. Apart from a soup mixup, the service was what I expect, and the atmosphere is perfect for lunch. The Andes mints are always a nice touch, no matter what you order. The Toscana soup is a favorite, and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2695 Laurens Rd, Greenville, SC 29607
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: (864) 234-0430

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian

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

Questions & Answers

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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?