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Olive Garden

1175 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-2601
+1 770-534-3530
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“breadsticks” (11 reviews)
“bread sticks” (8 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1175 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-2601
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place never fails. Food: awesome. Value: awesome. Taste: awesome. Service: awesome. Ambiance: awesome. Prices: awesome. This is our default spot. We always leave with leftovers. Our waitstaff always provides the best dining experience. We leave full and happy every time. I am hoping they...More

1  Thank april s
Reviewed April 28, 2018

she treated the grand kids, who were both off the ball field with game ball awards, by asking for their autographs. they were thrilled at the accolades. the place was packed, but we were swiftly seated and then the exquisite service took over. we had...More

2  Thank Bbqman3341
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

It’s an Olive Garden. You know the drill and what your getting. I’ve been to this location several times. Good service and good food. It’s a chain restaurant but you already know that.

1  Thank Jsp1972
Reviewed February 1, 2018

I think they sell atmosphere and service. We will return, but will chose wisely. The food tastes good, the soup and salad is affordable, but they make a tidy profit out of selling hundreds of pounds of pasta and bread for thousands of dollars. The...More

1  Thank danenzmann
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Arrived around 3:45 pm on Saturday & there was already a waiting list. Seated fairly quickly, though. Server was helpful in answering questions about menu. After Salad, food arrived promptly. Shrimp Scampi was great! Noticed long wait line when leaving. Popular place in Gainesville, GA!

1  Thank Debsuebrandenburg
Reviewed December 19, 2017

It's been awhile since I have been to an Olive Garden and decided to go with my daughter. She is a vegan and she got the spaghetti dish with a salad (no dressing). I ordered the eggplant parm. and it was really good. We both...More

1  Thank ShowTheWorldYouCare
Reviewed November 18, 2017

The staff there are very professional and kind, upbeat and seem to really care about your service. The food is awesome. You get all the salad you can eat and breadsticks, large portions of food. Casual restaurant but still gives you the dining of a...More

1  Thank annettesA4488JU
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

The service was top notch and the food was as usual to die for. Had little to no wait time getting in with our family. Definitely got our money's worth of food.

1  Thank Rick P
Reviewed October 16, 2017

The wife and I stopped here for lunch last week. We got seated right away and had our server quickly. She was very polite and extremely friendly. We started out with the traditional salad and bread sticks. I order the endless spaghetti and meats ball...More

1  Thank Jeff S
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Every time we visit the food is always delicious. No it's not authentic italian food but it is familiar and has a great taste. I love the alfredo sauce. They have even added some new dishes that look great! We almost always sit at the...More

1  Thank Denille B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1175 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-2601
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 770-534-3530
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