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Olive Garden

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10020 University Plaza Dr, Gulf Coast Town Center, Fort Myers, FL 33913-6012
+1 239-433-0164
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Bradenton, Florida
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208 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Here for spring training and saw the ad for BOGO meals. Our guests who are not familiar with Olive Garden could not believe the value. We all ordered off the BOGO menu. We chose from Five Cheese Ziti Al Forno, Spaghetti and Meat Sauce, Fettuccini Alfredo, and Ravioli with Marinara Sauce and then we each got to take one home.... More 

Thank Rick M
Dayton, Ohio
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Visited Olive Garden twice during our stay. Not disappointed. Standard Olive Garden fare. Certainly would return if we were in the area again.

Thank Penny P
Fort Myers, Florida
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140 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Went here with several friends. My husband ordered the lasagna, which he said was very good. I ordered the Soup and Salad with another friend. I can't complain about the food, however, the server did not come back as often as we would have liked. We wanted to try several of the soups, but by the time she came back,... More 

Thank debupkes
Cape Coral, Florida
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282 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Haven't ever been to this Olive Garden, so lunch seemed like a good idea. Wait staff was pathetic and they weren't even 1/4 full at noon. Even the manager couldn't find the time to come talk to us for fifteen minutes. Will absolutely NEVER go back to this restaurant. Sad that so many of the "chain" restaurants all taste the... More 

Thank AskDickWagner1
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 December 2016

I have always loved this place so much until yesterday. Went with my family. Server looked like she didn't want to be there. Had to ask for the bread when I am pretty sure is them who has to offer it or bring it. Order kids food first that took 45 min to come after I ask her many times... More 

Thank Keisha A
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Need a little Italian but don't want to cook! Olive Garden is the place. Great selection...hubby had the Italian Appetizer Sample for his dinner so he had a bit of his favorites...fried calamari, stuffed mushrooms and mozarella sticks. I had the Chicken and Shrimp Carbonara. It tasted wonderful but needed more chicken and shrimp to meet my expectations unfortunately.

Thank marytriller
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Never had such poor service at an Olive Garden. Waiter didn't seem to know the individual order for each guest. Food was very slow to arrive. "All You Can Eat Pasta Night" and it must have been 45 minutes to receive second helping. Something about another waitperson took our food and then a manager had to be called to rectify... More 

Thank jorgcindy
Estero, Florida
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60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We usually go to the Olive Garden on US-41 in Ft. Myers for their fabulous mussels, and soup and salad. After shopping at Miromar Outlets, we met friends at this Olive Garden. As usual, we ordered 2 platters of mussels to share. After trying them, we all agreed that they were not very good and in no way compared to... More 

Thank Kenneth F
Fort Myers, Florida
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125 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We love going to Olive Garden, especially for their salad, soup & breadsticks. We also love their other food items, like lasagna and the other Italian dishes. You'll definitely not be hungry when you leave Olive Garden!

Thank miffie98
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Typical Olive Garden dining experience in an upscale shopping area close to FGCU and RSW. Nice atmosphere and good waiters.

Thank BaronGreenwood

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
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: 10020 University Plaza Dr, Gulf Coast Town Center, Fort Myers, FL 33913-6012
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-433-0164

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