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Olive Garden

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4038 Wards Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502-2944
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife hadn't seen her friend in 20 years from high school and we met at Olive Garden. The food was outstanding and the service was as well. I thoroughly enjoyed the evening except the double charge on the soft drinks.

Thank Richard C
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice building both inside and out gives an Italian feel and appears very high end. We had been to another Olive Garden and been blown away with great service two days before so this one had a lot to live up to. Good food and served fast and hot. Service was also very good. Only negative was that you... More 

Thank Steve L
Forest, Virginia
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was very good, and we were a large group. But the food was disappointing. It had taken us many years to get into an Olive Garden -- usually long waits and very crowded -- but I won't go back.

Thank Bsnbsn16
Sykesville, Maryland
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5 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Olive Garden, however this time was not a great dining experience. The wait staff was very friendly but way over worked. Our waitress had her normal section plus a large party and didn't seem to get help. We ordered appetizers through the table top kiosk and it was brought very quickly but the waitress still had not brought... More 

Thank Debbie S
Raleigh, North Carolina
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294 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we did the lunch specials. the sandwiches come with a lot of fries. the lasagna was really small. service was good.

Thank gary a
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Great Food.Anywhere else I would never recommend this, the best service comes at the table just in the front door in front of the door

Thank Mike W
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Excellent food and service. The service staff took the time to make sure we had everything and even placed our leftovers in a take home bag.

Thank Wayne L
Danville, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

We were so happy with our meal at Olive Garden, from the very time we walked into the door, staff was very friendly, we both tried something different that our waiter suggested, both meals were excellent.

Thank Jeff4u
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Usually not long waiting line...Located right off 460 and close by Liberty University. Service is good and proportions are good. Usually pretty quiet ...dont usually hear a lot of noise..but separate areas and not crowded feeling

Thank Mic C
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

By far the best Olive Garden location I have tried after eating at many. Server, Lane, is outstanding and the food is delicious.

Thank Cpvaughn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings
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: 4038 Wards Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502-2944
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: 434-237-4395

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