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Olive Garden

2100 McFarland Blvd E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404-5804
+1 205-750-0321
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible13%
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
2100 McFarland Blvd E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404-5804
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've visited Olive Garden restaurants in several states from California to Florida and they are, with very few exceptions, predictable when it comes to service (good servers, mediocre hostesses who tend to act like unfriendly authority figures) and food. After being seated by the hostess,...More

Thank Guy W
Reviewed 23 April 2018

The layout of this location provides more room than other Olive Gardens we have been in. We arrived at 3;55 in a downpour and the place was not busy. I ordered coffee, the first cup was tepid, and I asked for another, which was lukewarm...More

Thank Jerry H
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This is actually a pretty nice OG decor wise. Seems newer or updated. Not sure why but we had to wait for a table. Not many guests in the place but loads of employees standing around the hostess station. Once seated it was basically what...More

Thank grits_are_good
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Ordered a cappuccino, it was brought spilled all over the saucer. It was not terrible, but certainly would not reorder. I was seated at a table by a pair of glass double doors. I asked to be moved, I have astigmatism and bright light is...More

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 17 December 2017

It was graduation day at University of Alabama. 5000 students, plus families. Needless to say, every food venue was pretty overwhelmed. Good for them, not so much for customers that sometimes had very long waits to eat. We had a party of 7 and went...More

Thank rixreviews2017
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Not sure how valid this complaint is but we ordered and received our entrees in the middle of the salad. Total time from seating to entrees on the table: 12 minutes. Is the service too fast? Probably. And the food is well, Olive Garden. Mediocre...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The food was fair at best, it was not served hot. The server only had two orders to get correct and she messed up one order 3 times and finally had to take one order off of the bill. Plus we arrived at 2:18 well...More

Thank Rose K
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We had tried getting into several places in Mid-Town the morning after a Bama game but most of the restaurants were full. We decided to try Olive Garden and basically walked in and was seated. The waitress was a little slow coming to the table...More

Thank ranmag194
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We all picked Olive Garden for those breadsticks and salad!! We all chose a different entree and were all so delighted by them! We had a table in the back where we could take our time and really catch up!! We left feeling so full...More

Thank she573
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I walked into the Olive Garden wanting to sit on the patio to enjoy the nice breeze. The hostess told us we could not sit on the patio because they did not have anyone to serve the patio area. The bartender then suggested that we...More

Thank mike p
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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
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2100 McFarland Blvd E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404-5804
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
  • Phone Number: +1 205-750-0321
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