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Olive Garden

3147 Erie Blvd East, Syracuse, NY 13214
(315) 449-1543
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Ranked #85 of 609 Restaurants in Syracuse
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Very good service. Portions were big and food was hot fir a cold day. Attention were paid to details when food was served. Will visit agsin.

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Nacogdoches, Texas
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61 reviews 61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Food was wonderful. I tried the chicken and butternut squash and it was very tasty. The waitress was knowledgeable about the various meals and very attentive.

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Cortland, NY
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135 reviews 135 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We arrived here on a Saturday night about 4:45 following a Syracuse football game. It was already getting busy, but there was not anyone waiting for a table as we arrived. The greeter didn't seem too excited to see us, but when the person came to bring us to a table she was very friendly. We were seated in the... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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125 reviews 125 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Olive Garden is good at promotions. They mix it up with specials and that keeps the restaurant interesting. I'm generally not overly enthusiastic about a chain but they are good at keeping the menu varied. They also do a nice job hiring and/or training their wait staff. We are usually pleased with food and service. Watch for their coupons.

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Syracuse, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The pasta with chicken and butternut squash sauce was awesome. The issue with Olive Garden is they're consistently inconsistent but this particular visit was great

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Central New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We took my dad to Olive Garden for my dad's birthday and we had a great time. It was very welcoming as we walked in the door as we were greeted by 2 people. The food was amazing but our waitress was above and beyond! She was VERY attentive but not excessively so. She met our every need. Her name... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Just left this Olive Garden in East Syracuse. One of the best restaurant experiences we have had in a long time...by far! Our waitress, Cindy, was wonderful! The manager, Austin, the best ever! We did not have any issues at all, but Austin stopped by to make sure everything was hot, asked if the server was doing her job, and... More 

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Syracuse, New York, USA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We enjoy Olive Garden for a family meal out for Italian food at a reasonable price, and Olive Garden usually fits the bill. At our last visit, we enjoyed a few fresh new menu options, plus old standbys such as eggplant parmesan and kids' chicken fingers, and appreciated some new decor and friendly service. The free wine tastings are a... More 

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Ottawa
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47 reviews 47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

It was exactly what we were expecting and was perfect, as always! We had a group of 13 and had no wait, the servers were excellent and the food was great! Thanks!

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Toronto, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Had about 20 people in our group. Orders took awhile in a not busy restaurant. Service was friendly enough but a bit pushy. Meals were hot and flavorful. Kitchen staff let the restaurant down as they miscounted and forgot an order so ended up eating after everyone else had finished. One steak was overlooked and had to be replaced. Total... More 

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Additional Information about Olive Garden

Address: 3147 Erie Blvd East, Syracuse, NY 13214
Phone Number: (315) 449-1543
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
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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