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Olive Garden

1275 N Casaloma Dr, Appleton, WI 54913-8408
(920) 954-8005
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Appleton, Wisconsin
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30 reviews 30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

It's been around forever and they still have great food and a clean restaurant with a great atmosphere. Way to go Olive Garden of Appleton! I continue to applaud you! p.s. found out 2 yrs ago that they have carry out!!! yummmmmy!

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Northwoods, WI
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

We visited the Olive Garden in Appleton at around 4 pm on a Saturday and were surprised to find that it was already crowded. We enjoyed a glass of wine and after a short wait were seated. Ken was our waiter and he did a great job. Our food was very good and all in all we had a really... More 

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Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012 via mobile

Food was the highlight here but I guess that's the point. Service was just average. Felt too pressured by their wine sales pitch. I was there to eat not buy a vaccum

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wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

My wife and I go a couple times a year for the soup and salad lunches. The Zuppa Toscana is very good. I have been dissapointed by the dinners in the past, the wine list is weak but I don't like italian wines generally (why drink italian when they do it so well here in the states?)

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Neenah
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81 reviews 81 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012

When they first opened service was so pathetic, we didn't go for years. We visit at least 4 to 6 times a year now and the service is excellent, the food nicely prepared and hot. We look forward to Olive Garden when we aren't going 'upscale'.

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Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2011

I was okay with the 45 minute wait, but as we sat at a table in the bar area, NO ONE came over to take an order or offer us a menu although they were bringing them to everyone else around. I finally asked if there was some reason they were skipping over us. When we finally got our table,... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2011 via mobile

Get out of your comfort zone and try a local place instead. Over cooked pasta, and premade food from corporate does not equal fine dinning. It's fast food with a mark up.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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92 reviews 92 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2010

Olive Garden rated this high. Do you ever go to any real restaurants? Average food and average service. Go to local restaurants for good food.

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Appleton Wisconsin
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2010

Right when we arrived we were greeted by a hostess named Kathy she was very nice and made us feel like we were visiting someone we already knew, she showed us to a booth and our waitress was right there getting our drink order. It was lunch and we both ordered the soup, salad and breadsticks.. she asked what we... More 

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central Wisconsin
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2009

...had to wait 15 minutes for a table with my very elderly parents although less than half the tables were occupied at 2:00 P.M. Then they seated us so that I had a lovely view of the comings and goings of the kitchen AND a view of the parking lot..The waitress was totally disinterested and seemed put-out by our being... More 

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Additional Information about Olive Garden

Address: 1275 N Casaloma Dr, Appleton, WI 54913-8408
Phone Number: (920) 954-8005
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Appleton
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Italian

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