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Olive Garden

701 N Milwaukee Ave, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1556
+1 847-816-0293
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“breadsticks” (11 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
“minestrone” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
701 N Milwaukee Ave, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1556
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Your basic "nice" chain restaurant. My mom wanted to come here. If I want Italian I go to a real Italian place or I make it myself. I had the minestrone. I asked for plain breadsticks which they were able to accommodate. I ate the...More

Thank Pezzler
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The food was good, something happened to the smoked fonduta. Salad totally Bangin! The zupa was wonderfull!

Thank Bobby B
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The only thing positive about this meal was the kind attitude of our waitress. She was kind and friendly, but lacking in experience. I felt that the food was simply poor. I can find nothing to recommend it. I couldn't believe that even the table...More

Thank africanman_840
Reviewed 27 June 2017

First, I will vent and air my disappointment - the wine I ordered which I am very familiar with did not taste right; I suspect it had been opened a week ago. The Olive Garden that we ate at used to always be crowded and...More

Thank debra334
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Olive Garden is a great place for a family gathering like a reunion, anniversary, birthday or wedding. There is lots of room and lots of options on the menu for one and all. "We're all family here" is Olive Garden's new motto and it certainly...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I love the all you can eat salad and Garlic bread. I have tried many chicken dishes and like them all. Never had a bad meal but at times service is not the greatest.I think it has to do with turn over of the waitstaff

Thank Stan K
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I have to say that the best thing are breadsticks and salad. The rest is not the Italian you think... very commercial...

Thank jochava
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Olive Garden has 2 star products : garlic bread and house salad.. the rest of the food is average ... even though my kids love the experience since the place is clean and you can feel you are in an Italian place...

Thank jochava
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Went here for my daughter's birthday (her choice) around 8pm on a week night and although we were seated right away, it took forever for our waiter to even acknowledge us. He just didn't seem to be enjoying his night. Food was average (as always)...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

The managers at this restaurant really know how to run a great establishment. Food was great and service was awesome.

Thank AshleyAGordon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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: 701 N Milwaukee Ave, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1556
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Vernon Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 847-816-0293
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