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2020 Business Ln, Chico, CA 95928-7603
(530) 898-8075
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Paradise, California, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I have been going to Olive Garden for years. I've had OK to poor service at this location. Chico doesn't have a lot of restaurants to choose from so this one stays busy. You will generally wait to be seated for dinner, not so much for lunch. One very bad experience with food poisoning from eating the stuffed chicken breat.... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

After moving my daughter into her apartment we went out for dinner. It was a hot day so a cold salad sounded good, until we sat a long time in the chilly restaurant waiting to order. I switched to soup. The soups were delicious but warm...not hot. It didn't take the chill off. Bread sticks are delicious and the waiter... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I love Olive Gradens no matter what stae we've travelled in and this one was no exception .It was easy to get to the staff was friendly and courteous

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2 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This is a gold restaurant. The food there is always good. They are always busy most evenings. They have a small gluten free menu. The dish I like is the tour of Italy.

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MAGALIA
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150 reviews 150 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
409 helpful votes 409 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I don't expect real Italian food at Olive Garden but I normally like their food anyway. I go to their restaurants fairly often and most of the time enjoy everything from food to service. This time my lunch visit was very disappointing. I ordered a very basic dish because I was under time constraints: Spaghetti with meat sauce. The portion... More 

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Chico, California, United States
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42 reviews 42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Of course you don't go to the Olive Garden expecting authentic Italian food. But that doesn't mean that the food isn't good! On the contrary I have been to this restaurant probably over 7 times in the last 5 years and the service is always really good! The servers really, really care. They are nice people, and is some of... More 

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54 reviews 54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

Had lunch with my family and was seated promptly. Our server was smiling, pleasant, checked on us frequently and anticipated our needs. The soups, appetizers and entrees were mostly delicious. My husband thought his soup was a tiny bit salty. One entree was just a liitle bland, nothing a little more cheese can't fix. We were seated in a quiet... More 

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CA
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55 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Same menu and food quality at this Olive garden in Chico as every other Olive Garden I've ever been too. Which is to say, great soups, OK salad, nice warm breadsticks, and very good entrees. I think prices are a little high for a chain, running about $15-$19 for most entrees. But the food is consistently good.

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Bellevue, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

I'm not big on the Olive Garden by my house in WA because of the bad service but the kids love it and seeing as we had one right across from our hotel we decided to try it out. Definitely a huge difference. The service was awesome and our server was charming and sweet. My food was actually really good.... More 

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56 reviews 56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013 via mobile

Clean restaurant, wonderful music, delicious food. Unlimited soup salad and breadsticks, yum! Have never had a bad experience. Good cocktails, but a little skimpy on the liqour.

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Additional Information about Olive Garden

Address: 2020 Business Ln, Chico, CA 95928-7603
Phone Number: (530) 898-8075
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chico
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
Cuisine: Italian

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