This place is an insult to anyone who knows what Italian food should taste like. Italian food is about freshness which is far far far away from this chains mentality. The name ""garden"" should imply fresh ingredients, but nothing here is fresh. Canned and frozen are the way of this place with the small exception of the salad. The pasta isnt even made fresh! Real Italian made pasta is all about the pasta, and no... view moreWas this review helpful?Yes No|Flag Abuse
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- General Info:
- With a presence in Austin, Texas, Olive Garden Italian Restaurant is a food chain with more than 600 restaurants and a staff of over 77,000 employees. The restaurant operates a culinary institute that teaches authentic cooking styles. Founded in 1982, it has partnerships with the National Minority Supplier Development Council, African American Chambers of Commerce and The United Negro College Fund. The restaurant s menu includes appetizers, salads, soups, pizzas, seafood, chicken and desserts. Its wine list includes Cavit pinot grigio, Principato bianco and Yellow Tale chardonnay. The restaurant offers gift cards for various occasions, such as holidays, anniversaries and birthdays. Olive Garden Italian Restaurant is a division of Darden Restaurants, a casual dining company.
- Extra Phones:
Phone: (512) 443-8380
Fax Number: (512) 443-8380
- Payment method:
- amex, discover, master card, visa, debit, diners club
- Brodie Oaks II
- Barton Hills, South Lamar
Olive Garden Italian Restaurant
Darden Restaurants Inc.
Olive Garden Restaurant
- Italian Restaurants, Restaurants, Family Style Restaurants
The nurse and I dropped in at the S. Lamar OG around 9pm last Saturday night (after being turned away at Johnny Carino's on Brodie), and it was the best thing Carino's could have done for us. Our server, Jay, was the epitome of how waitstaff everywhere should conduct themselves. The atmosphere was delightful, the food fantastic, and the service was superb. 180 degrees from our experience at Southpark Waterloo's.Was this review helpful?Yes No|Flag Abuse