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Olive Garden

1635 W River Rd N, Elyria, OH 44035-2715
+1 440-324-3002
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“breadsticks” (9 reviews)
“pasta” (7 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1635 W River Rd N, Elyria, OH 44035-2715
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiance', mother, son, and I decided to go here on one of the last days of my vacation. We hit the time just right as we were seated immediately without any wait. We were seated in a booth in a corner with not a...More

Thank sgpjroh
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We´ve been there at night, ten minutes before they close - although that, they stayed open and offered us the full menu. Fresh and competitive food in connection with an amazing service perfected our evening.

Thank olinbg
Reviewed 15 April 2018

As we walk into this place the smells of tomato sauce and garlic temp your taste buds The eggplant parm is one of the best I have had, not counting homemade. The endless salad bowl and bread sticks are a meal itself. They also have...More

Thank Jeanette D
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Stopped in Elyria, Ohio to lunch. Good choice. Tried Olive Garden, no disappointments, The staff was very nice and the lunch was great. Nice stop, I will do it again I imagine.

Thank 43jimmieh
Reviewed 4 March 2018

My sister and I celebrated our Birthdays together. Just couldnt seem to get together. Then we met at Olive Garden for lunch. We had a great time and good service.

Thank Diane T
Reviewed 11 February 2018

This visit I just wanted soup and salad. I tried 3 soups because they are not spicy but the fourth one with Italain sausage is too spicy for me but my daughter loved it. I ate salad and bread sticks until I couldn't move. The...More

Thank Jeanette D
Reviewed 28 January 2018

While the waitress was available and attentive, mix-ups with order and billing were frustrating. The meal presentation and taste were not on par with what is generally expected from Olive Garden.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Giovanni's is a staple in South Lorain !! Excellent pizza with plenty of additional items on it. I have never had a bad pizza from here. Value is good for what you receive.... guarantee once you order it you will be a return customer

Thank Kristine S
Reviewed 5 November 2017

They had a buy one pasta dinner and receive one to take home. The first order was a nice amount but the second order was a little small, but free. We also got a fresh salad to take home.

Thank Jeanette D
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Olive Garden was much better than most . The food didn't have the usual yanked out of the freezer presentation. Our waitress was a darling college student. She made our "on the road" stop special!

Thank gail m
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, 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 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1635 W River Rd N, Elyria, OH 44035-2715
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Elyria
  • Phone Number: +1 440-324-3002
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