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Olive Garden

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2602 W Brandon Blvd, Brandon, FL 33511-4721
+1 813-685-5900
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Parrish, Florida
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tonight we went here for dinner last minute, myself, my husband and our two small children. When we arrived the 3 hostesses greeted us then when we asked for a booth with a high chair they said that they do not do that and were very rude about it, not a good start. Our server was nice enough to ask... More 

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Thank Larissa S
Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Typical Olive Garden food - good but not great. We had a party of 10 and were seated within 5 minutes. And they did not add a large party mandatory tip to our checks.

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Thank LogicalThinker
Level Contributor
26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Place was somewhat empty, yet they sat us all the way in the back near the restrooms. We changes tables and the staff seemed annoyed. Waitress took our orders and the wrong appetizers came out. Immediately after the appetizers our food came to the table. Not the best, bland food seemed to be missing the seasoned. Will not be back... More 

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Thank ThornCal
Valrico, Florida
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Great service and the pasta dishes were very good. Took home a pasta dish for next day and it was very good also. No wait and no rush to leave so was able to visit in a quiet atmosphere.

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Thank bs11130
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

My visit to this Olive Garden was very good. There was one thing that stopped me from giving it an 'Excellent' rating: the restrooms were not clean! My wife went to the restroom first, and she was not pleased when she returned. My visit to the restroom was similar to my wife's. There were large dark stains under the urinals,... More 

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Thank Leonard J. W
Brandon, Florida
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We love going here for the deals they always have as being a member, we eat here about once a month because the kids myself and my husband love the food and service we get everytime we good here.

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Thank christarochford90
Tampa, Florida
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Tried to go there for lunch, which means, get in and out in a reasonable time. Although there were mostly empty tables I was told there would be a 5 minute wait. I asked if they were not prepared for the lunch crowd and got no real answer. I left and went to another place where they were ready to... More 

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Thank krofadowe
Hallandale Beach, Florida
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162 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

I am on the road a lot as an IT consultant. I am in the area for 3 weeks and have a lot oc choices on where to find dinner. Olive Garden in general is one chain that I can visit as often as once per week without getting tired of the menu. Of course, I really enjoy their salad... More 

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Thank Rit4CR
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Soup salad and breadsticks was my target... Soup and salad was the quality and flavor you come to expect and I might say a bit to the plus side!! The breadsticks were somewhat off, they were missing something as if under toasted or not enough butter, but once I asked my server if I could get another order of breadsticks... More 

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Thank Woodydagator
Logan, Ohio
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Food was bad, service was bad, wine was bad. Friends went the next weekend something. Food was dried out. No taste. Wine was old stock.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2602 W Brandon Blvd, Brandon, FL 33511-4721
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: +1 813-685-5900

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