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Olive Garden

277 Eisenhower Pkwy, Livingston, NJ 07039
(973) 992-0044
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Ranked #36 of 68 restaurants in Livingston
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Reservations
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Reservations
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23 reviews from our community

26% Recommend
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Date | Rating
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English first
east orange
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

I went there we sat for about 25 minutes without being serviced. Our waitress hairwas a mess she brought seltzer water to my neice that ordered sprite. I ordered the berry layered cakw and it was frozen. Under the table was dirty. All in all tgis location has lost its savor

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New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The breadsticks & soup are fabulous! Not too pleased that I asked for pasta with garlic & oil and was given garlic, oil, alfredo, and butter. Am dieting :) Ate the grilled shrimp and a bit of the pasta,but thankfully had budgeted for 3 breadsticks (didn't eat much all day in anticipation!) and had the minestrone, which was very good.... More

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Rochester, New York
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1,144 reviews 1,144 reviews
760 restaurant reviews
313 helpful votes 313 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We have always enjoyed Olive Garden for lunch, as we did today. They served us our standard soup-salad-bread stick combo for their outstanding price (around $10), which is more than enough to eat for ANYONE for a mid-day meal. Our daughter actually ordered Fettuccini Alfredo, which was enough to fill her up twice over, but no matter. The Zuppa Tuscano... More

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Irvington, New Jersey
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

All around Awesome. I enjoyed the food immensely and the service was great too we did not have to wait too long even though the restaurant was fairly full.

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Truro, Massachusetts
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013 via mobile

Terrible service, except the bartender who was efficient and brought our drinks to the table. We received our food in timely manor, then waited 1/2 hour for the check. The poor table next to us with 4 kids were patient! They have been sitting 1/2 hour without even salad. I feel like this is decorated like a fast food place,... More

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Berkeley heights, New Jersey, USA
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98 reviews 98 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

I came here with two friends. I have been to the one in Union and find that the one in Union has better atmosphere. The food here is standard Olive Garden food. It's not memorable, but pleasant. I do enjoy my angel hair pasta. Service is on par. The staff were courteous and professional. Cannot complain. I came with two... More

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Tallinn, Estonia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

The experience didn`t good. There was very cold inside and was blowing. Then we changed the table and at least there didn`t blow any more. The service was more or less normal, but blue -coloured nails of waitress annoied me. The house wine from Trentino was too sweet. I ate eggplant parmesan what was good but I have eaten better,... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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388 reviews 388 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013 via mobile

Came here with a group of 6 people a few nights ago and we were very surprised and unhappy with the service. The restaurant was relatively empty and we had to wait several minutes to be seated. Even when we were seated, our waitress although she was very nice seemed very rushed, overworked and tired. Also took a long time... More

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Washington D.C.
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66 reviews 66 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Made a reservation for our group there, fit in all 85 people and gave us a great deal. The food wasn't spectacular, the portions smaller than usual and the waitstaff sparse but the manager worked out a deal, we fed the entire group and left us with a good impression.

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Morristown, New Jersey
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93 reviews 93 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

I've been to a few Olive Garden's and was always very satisfied with my dishes. Maybe because I've ordered from the specialty pasta menu, instead of their standard menu. This time I wanted to save some money and ordered from the standard menu. I was very disappointed. It lacked the "wow" factor. In addition, the overall ambience of this particular... More

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