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Olive Garden

3630 Bay Rd, Saginaw, MI 48603-2407
+1 989-790-2288
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Ranked #10 of 247 Restaurants in Saginaw
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
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Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
Wawa, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

We arrived and it was very busy but we were seated immediately! Our waitress Sarah was very attentive and knowledgable about the food! she did not get frustrated when my 13 year old son was taking too long to order. She answered all questions to our satisfaction and had some great suggestions! She did her job to perfection (this girl... More

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Saginaw, Michigan
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Love the salad. Good service and usual food. at an Olive Garden. The only problem with this restaurant is the parking. You cannot park anywhere else but there lot behind the restaurant and since the employees have to park there as well, it can fill up in a hurry.

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Sanford, Michigan
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I've been to this particular Olive Garden 5 or 6 times and every time I have not been let down. The service has been nothing short of amazing! Two servers that stand out the most to me are Brittany and Tyler. They are two very genuine, very friendly, very warm individuals and their service was prompt. The food as well... More

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Bridgeport, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Didn't have to wait long, we had 2 kids with us and we all were treated great. Food was terrific - wine available if you wanted it. We all had something different and it was all very good.

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Saginaw, Michigan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The all you can eat soup,salad,and breadsticks are a favorite of mine.The service is excellant the food is wonderful and the atmosphere is beautiful.

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Michigan
Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

As a brand, Olive Garden has a place in Italian themed dining. However, this location is showing wear & tear on the bulding and a staff that needs a morale boost.. The staff is usually professional and helpful. From time to time, however, we get a server who forgets that without customers they don't have a job. Hopefully management has... More

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Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Great service and food. Daughter has special diet needs and they brought out their gluten free menu and then let us keep it. The place is busy, but there is a good reason for that. A place I really like to go :)

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Saginaw, Michigan
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68 reviews 68 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

If your hungry or trying to stretch your budget lunch here is a great deal at a great price, all you can eat on several fares! Food is very good and service is good also, Friday and Saturday are very busy all day and into the evening!

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Our whole family loves to eat at the Olive Garden. Living in Canada, they are few and far between so on our way home for Christmas, and having enjoyed Zehnders’s in Frankenmuth the night before, we jumped at the chance to do some shopping in Saginaw and eat at the Olive Garden. As usual, the service and food was excellent.... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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182 reviews 182 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
170 helpful votes 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

This Olive Garden delivers good food as always. Although I didn't order anything extraordinary, plain spaghetti with meatballs (well cooked), the plate was tasty and great for a freezing evening. But the espresso was awful, should get better coffee or a good machine to serve it. The place is usually packed so you need to make a reservation. The service... More

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