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Olive Garden

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3883 28th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512-1803
+1 616-940-1632
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Food was way too salty and plain black. Our unlimited salad and breadsticks, was limited to one serving and the service wasn't up to participate

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Thank Mark E
Cheboygan County, Michigan
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

I enjoyed a salmon dinner here and the waitstaff were quick to provide a menu and drink offer. The meal arrived fairly quickly.

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Thank rreynolds57
Port Huron, Michigan
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142 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We ate at OG before my sons hockey game and had some great Italian food but what made the trip was the manager Robert. He was so kind and made sure our visit was pleasant and food was perfect. He is awesome and deserves a raise!

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Thank funfamily20
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We enjoyed a Sunday dinner with our family from Eaton Rapids. Our Granddaughter has suggested The Olive Garden. Soups and Salad are very good. All of our pasta entries were a great value. Even had left overs to take home. Our waitess was very accomadating. Over all a great dining experience.

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Thank gk1107
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330 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Went here for a business lunch and it was perfect. Quick and very affordable. The portions were good size and the food was very good. You cannot go wrong with the soup and salad if you are really in a hurry.

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Thank Toddamy
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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1,112 reviews
536 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

This one is great. Always prompt, always busy, all the entrees are always spot on, great value, deserts are good, everything always seems to work wonderfully here. You really can't go wrong on their menu.....we especially like the shrimp alfredo and the chicken Marsala, but the steaks are good, the Tilapia and Salmon are good, and so on. This one... More 

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Thank RickMIusa
Kewadin, Michigan
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

As always a great dinner, again. Everything was fresh and tasty. The soup was the perfect temperature, salad had the right amount of dressing. Our waitress was amazing. Will continue to eat there

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Thank lindajoseph12
Cutlerville, Michigan
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115 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

We had a gift certificate for our anniversary which we celebrated on our anniversary. I personally do not care for Italian food but ordered spaghetti. It was good. The couple next to us was celebrating their anniversary too and got a free desert but my wife and I were not offered a free desert. I guess 49 years married were... More 

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Thank opa1945
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Now, I remember why I haven't been there in a long time. Received a gift certificate to Olive Garden and the weather was too hot to cook. The bread sticks were ok now good like in years past. The salad was wilted and packed with a salty ingredient in their salad dressing. The food tasted like it was previously "puffed"... More 

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Portage, Michigan
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

The GR Olive Garden is superior to the one in Kalamazoo in cleanliness and atmosphere and, I realized with this visit, also in the quality of its cuisine. Same dishes, just a much better result. Unfortunately it still has those black screens on every table, which look awful and extract the most money from you by pre-calculating your tip at... More 

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Thank Carolyn L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, 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: 3883 28th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512-1803
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-940-1632

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