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Olive Garden

) #26 of 113 Restaurants in Ankeny €€ - €€€ Italian
770 SE Oralabor Rd, Ankeny, IA 50021
+1 515-964-0511
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good19%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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770 SE Oralabor Rd, Ankeny, IA 50021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I typically do not go to Olive garden just for the fact that I will NOT wait for meals longer than 30 minutes. We decided to take our grown children out for a meal and it was their pick and we only had to wait...More

Thank Jay R
Reviewed 14 June 2017

service is very good. food is very good. have one of the best salads you will get any where. price not bad.

Thank b1nky7s
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We went to the Ankeny Olive Garden for lunch on Nov. 26, 2016. Had soup and salad. But the *BIG* "kicker" to this review is/was... our excellent waiter, "Zach". He was calm, not "leaping over the table" (so to speak) in trying to get us...More

Thank SpdyPacker Z
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I have not been to an Olive Garden in over 10 years. I regret my decision to try them again. I do not see the appeal at all. The exterior is the best feature. The stones, trellis, and landscape are pretty. The host station is...More

Thank CraftBeers
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Delicious...fabulous presentation ...fabulous food and wonderful service....very much enjoyed our lunch.

Thank Connie J
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We eat here often and it is always good. We are always offered a wine sample. Usually cannot finish our meals. Appetizers are awesome - entrees are awesome!

Thank Diba V
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We never leave here without saying over and over again - another great meal! The service is above average; the ambiance is so nice; needless to say, the food is great. One of our top five choices for a sit-down supper in Ankeny!

Thank MaryAnn G
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Ordered spaghetti & meatballs to go got home lid was off spilled everywhere in bag called asked for manager Courtney hung up on me twice manager was jerk will never go back

Thank iowagiirl
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Had a gift card and decided to use it after a busy work day. We were sat quickly. Waitress was not very friendly. Didn't offer us wine samples like in the past. However, the other server at another table offered his patron a sample. Our...More

Thank Marsha O
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Ankeny is growing exponentially and could really use more restaurants like Olive Garden. It's a nice mainstream chain restaurant thats good to come with friends or a celebration. The service is usually quick if you plan you visit accordingly or you might end up waiting...More

1  Thank Amy C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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: 770 SE Oralabor Rd, Ankeny, IA 50021
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
  • Phone Number: +1 515-964-0511
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