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“Excellent Service!”
Review of Olive Garden

Olive Garden
Ranked #26 of 238 Restaurants in Gastonia
Cuisines: Italian
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Reviewed March 16, 2013

Had a family emergency and stayed in Gastonia NC for a couple days. Decided to eat at the Olive Garden for a late lunch. We've eaten at other Olive Gardens and they had been ok so it's been awhile since we've eaten at one. The service was 'top notch' and food was excellent! It was really a nice surprise. I didn't want anything they had on the lunch menu and requested a dish off their dinner menu with no problems. Brought us our salads and bread sticks and our meals shortly after. Very reasonably priced. Will definitely recommend to family and friends.

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Thank J B
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Reviewed January 27, 2013

Traveling through Gastonia to Charlotte and was in the mood for Italian. We decided on Olive Garden ans was surprised to see how busy it was on a Thursday night at 7:15. We were seated within 5 to 7 minutes and were greeted by our waitress within about 6 or so minutes. She was very pleasant and helpful on our meal choice. We had the three course meal and were pleasantly surprised on how good it was. The bread was hot out of the oven and the salad was very fresh. The chicken dish (which name escapes me) was really good. The chicken was on a bed of spinach with a side of risotto and a wine reduction sauce YUMMY! Let's not forget the mousse cake which we had to take with us, but later when we were less stuffed was wonderful. The meal was great for the price.

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Reviewed January 23, 2013

The main courses were good, the salad was missing a lot, basically it was just iceberg lettuce with 2 tiny slices of tomato, it barely had any salad dressing on it. Breadsticks were dry and had no taste, the mozzarella sticks breaking had an odd taste to them.

The chocolate mousse like cake was tasty. Our waiter was very good.

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Thank Kimberly S
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Reviewed December 11, 2012

Most every visit to the Olive Garden has been a pleasant one.Most of the time my sister and myself stop in for lunch (soup&salad) on saturday's after shopping. The other food is great if you want a more rewarding meal. The service is always pretty fast unless you go at the busiest time which is at lunch. Also, the price is reasonable.

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Thank Buffy1943
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Reviewed November 17, 2012 via mobile

Waited for one hour during the slow hours. My son"s birthday party was to be there and it was just embarrassing. People were seated who walked in the door. I would have hated to have been there during the the busy hours. Stay away.

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Thank RicRoc2Go
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