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Olive Garden

4038 Wards Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502-2944
+1 434-237-4395
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“breadsticks” (15 reviews)
“pasta” (12 reviews)
“soup” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4038 Wards Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502-2944
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We haven't been to Olive Garden for a while so my wife and I thought we would give it a try. We were quite pleased. We had the never ending pasta and bread sticks along with the soup for my wife and salad for myself....More

Thank ottoabc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son goes to JMU and the family went up to celebrate his birthday with him. He choose Olive Garden and we had a wonderful lunch. The service was extremely fast and efficient even with the Sunday after church lunch crowd there. Very nice meal...More

Thank garyDLIvp
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Yes, I love this restaurant. You get great food and a really good price. My wife and I came in on 10/19/17, we had Lane as our server and she really good at her job. She always know when to come by and check on...More

Thank Gregory W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is not really real Italian food, but it's still pretty good. I like it and their specials are fantastic.

Thank KCS1958
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is your normal Olive Garden. We've been here several times since our children started college at LU. During our most recent visit over graduation weekend 2017, we decided that we probably won't be coming back. Olive Garden good is starting to taste like it...More

1  Thank Steinwaygrand
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We went on a Sunday afternoon as a group of 20. Even though they don't do call aheads on Sunday, Frank the manager and other staff got the tables strung together in just a few minutes and got us seated. We had Will as the...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

We decided we did not want any leftovers, and got salads and a single appetizer. Worked beautifully -- we did not even desire a refill of the endless salad!

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We arrived with a party of 8 for dinner and it only took 20 minutes to be seated. Our server was outstanding. She took our orders and delivery our drinks and salad within 10 minutes of us ordering. The food arrived at the same time...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Went for Mother's Day and it was perfect . Hadn't been in years due to long waits. Today if all days the wait was only a few minutes. "Sara" our waitress was the best. Olive Garden should use her as the mode waitress. Smart, cordial...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants. I love Olive Garden. When my cousins come to visit we always go to Olive Garden because they don't have one near them. Food was good except pasta was a little dry but we asked for extra sauce which fixed...More

Thank curleyandlc
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Questions & Answers
26 March 2016|
Response from John I |
Reservations are accepted Sunday-Thursday for lunch and dinner at least 2 hours in advance. Reservations are only accepted until 4p on Friday-Saturday. Friday night, Saturday night, and all major holidays/ large events (LU... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
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: +1 434-237-4395
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