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Olive Garden

3450 Galleria Cir, Hoover, AL 35244-2339
+1 205-985-4696
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“breadsticks” (13 reviews)
“spaghetti” (5 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3450 Galleria Cir, Hoover, AL 35244-2339
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This used to be one of my favorite places for dinner. It has gone down hill. Service was awful and the waitress had an attitude and, obviously, didn't like her job. The food was marginal and definitely not worth the $40 for two people. Even...More

Thank Pam C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this Olive Garden for a surprise party for a friend. I don't know who was at fault but the check in procedure was utter chaos. The hostess didn't seem to know what to do with a large party (15). We were finally...More

Thank shnpan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My best friend and I went for a late lunch and we were not disappointed. We had the meatball frittas for an appetizer and it came with both marinara sauce and Alfredo sauce for dipping. By the time the entree came out I was full...More

Thank BlkSilk
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Went in sat in bar area, and waited and waited and waited for 15 minutes two other tables 1 guy got up to the bar and asked for service, behind bar looked around said something on radio another 10 minutes of waiting still nothing. I...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We met as a family and had a great time there. Service was good and spegetti was good.we enjoyed the free dessert for a birthday also on a Sunday afternoon.the place was packed.

Thank rebelwebb
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I wanted pasta since I was bicycle racing the next day. The "build your own" was a good choice for me. Although the pasta was good, the shrimp weren't grilled the way they were supposed to be and the server never checked with me about...More

Thank Damselfly_7
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Good on most aspects! Waiters looked like they were tripping on something but got the job done and were entertaining, even though they weren't trying to be. Overall a good experience!

Thank MillennialOnTheMove
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Waited over 30 minutes to get salad and bread. Steak was way overcooked. Chicken marsala was bland. Dirty, smelly carpet. Even the family next to said their service was bad.

Thank pgcmic
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This place is incredible. I was totally amazed as this place was packed but every table around us has issues with their meals, including us. We ordered drinks first but it wasn't until half way through the meal until I received mine. My meal was...More

Thank Judd H
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Olive Garden is a chain, but it's a good option when you don't know the area well enough to find a hometown Italian restaurant. Stopped at this one near the Galleria outside of Birmingham. It was busy on a Sunday evening, but they got us...More

Thank MeetUsAtTheCorner
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6 October 2015|
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Response from grosbea | Reviewed this property |
They can accommodate a large group. Call them ahead to make sure they are ready for you. I hope you enjoy your visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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: 3450 Galleria Cir, Hoover, AL 35244-2339
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Hoover
  • Phone Number: +1 205-985-4696
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