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Olive Garden

) #79 of 325 Restaurants in Athens $$ - $$$ Italian
3666 Atlanta Hwy, Athens, GA 30606-3149
+1 706-227-2225
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good40%
  • Average24%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“breadsticks” (6 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
“pasta” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
$$ - $$$
3666 Atlanta Hwy, Athens, GA 30606-3149
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Reviews (57)
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My visit was on a holiday weekend and couldn't have been any better. The server, Jessica, was a pro and made me feel welcome and important. She catered to my every need. Couldn't have asked for more! The kitchen was a superstar. They cooked beef...More

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I'm not typically a fan of Olive Garden, but this is where my daughter wanted to go. We had an excellent server who was very attentive - but not overly attentive. She was super friendly and knowledgeable. She made the experience excellent. I had the...More

Thank Wanderer0425
Reviewed 11 April 2017

In the top 10 of the many OGs I have visited on business, servers very attentive, friendly, allowed me to take my time even tho I was there at rush and taking up a booth for only one person..

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 12 March 2017

They have two options, one of which is penne pasta with meat sauce. It is very good with just the right amount of flavor and spice. The meat they use is not grisly which is typical of other Italian restaurants. Staff go out of their...More

Thank julesjunk
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for a dinner date to Olive Garden on a Friday night in January. I had mushroom ravioli which was so delicious. We also tried the fried risotto appetizer, and it was very good, as well. However, I do not like...More

Thank Toni K
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This Olive Garden has never disappointed. My last experience was the best. The wait staff was very attentive. She even suggested some items when my wife and I were stumped on what we wanted. The food is always prepared correctly and very enjoyable. I wish...More

Thank TheMrTodd
Reviewed 18 October 2016

It is once again the time for "The never-ending Pasta Bowl"-- always a good deal. But as I've said before; the best thing at The Olive Garden to me is the Zuppa Tuscano Soup. I ordered the promotion== asking for Angel Hair with Meat sauce...More

Thank iluvkuntry
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The food here is probably the best Italian food in the area. If you like good food in nice surroundings with plenty of pasta and garlic then this is the place for you.

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The food was excellent, and the waitress was very friendly and kept up with our needs. Love that we can pay right from the table with just a swipe of our card without ha I got to wait on the waitress to come get card...More

Thank Irene M
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Visited for dinner with spouse. As usual, salad and bread sticks were great. Entree with a take home dish was tasty, good portion and a good buy. Waiter was new and very attentive. Food was served hot. Had to ask for a clean spoon. Good...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3666 Atlanta Hwy, Athens, GA 30606-3149
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-227-2225
  • E-mail
This is the only Olive Garden franchise restaurant in Athens GA. Consistently good food and good service despite being swamped almost every weekend.
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