We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
510 Earl Rudder Freeway South, College Station, TX 77845
979-846-4637
Website
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 50 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 23
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Always Good

You know what to expect from Olive Garden. It's good. Recently I have been ordering their Chicken and Gnocchi soup. Very good and not too many calories either. Of course that doesn't matter much if you eat more than one breadstick.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 2, 2015
Yorlive
,
Bryan, Texas
Add Photo Write a Review

50 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
San Antonio, Texas
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Convenient walking distance from my hotel, great service and delicious food! Friendly staff working hard

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bryan, Texas
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

You know what to expect from Olive Garden. It's good. Recently I have been ordering their Chicken and Gnocchi soup. Very good and not too many calories either. Of course that doesn't matter much if you eat more than one breadstick.

Was this review helpful? Yes
west central Louisiana
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Although we had to wait about 20 minutes, we were able to sit at the bar and be served some super margaritas while waiting. We had a great waiter and he was attentive without being overly present. We decided to have dessert since it was a birthday celebration, and the three of us shared some delicious cheesecake! Great meal-- delicious... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
College Station, Texas
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Love coming here with my gf, very nice place for a date or for a good dinner. I'm a huge Italian food fan so this place is my usual go to spot, I try to get a different style of pasta each time. Their never ending salad and bread sticks are awesome as well.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bellevue, Nebraska
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

It was a Saturday night in a college town. We knew no matter where we went, it was going to be busy. We stood at the bar for 15-20 minutes with bartenders working right there and never once asked if we wanted to order. I had to wave my hand and yell out, "Where do we go to order a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Highlands, Texas
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Stopped here after an Aggie basketball game. Sat in the Bar so we could watch some football playoff action. Robert, the bartender, was awesome! Knew the menu to a T. Great food, fast refills, friendly service. Salad, waters, and breadsticks kept coming. We left generous tips. Will return. Bar was not noisy, easy to talk to others.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Texas
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Celebrating my birthday and we wanted to have a fun time, yet the service was bad: we were sat at a dirty table, we had to ask the hostess to get it cleaned. We should have left right off, this already was pointing to poor service. We were not given any silverware or napkins until we asked and our food... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Olive Garden S, Guest Relations Manager at Olive Garden, responded to this review

Hi Debbie P - Yikes! We want to impress upon you that this is not the sort of experience you should expect from Olive Garden. Please accept our apologies for leaving you with this impression. We'd really like a chance to show you that we do place an emphasis on your satisfaction and can do much better. Do you mind... More 

Bryan, Texas
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We were lucky enough to get one of the never ending pasta passes, that was a great deal in itself but anyone not lucky enough to get the pass could still scoff all the pasta, salad and breadsticks they want all for under $10 bucks, the price is hard to beat and while I am not a pasta fan the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Joplin, Missouri
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

I had driven 7 hours and was very hungry. They were still open at 9:30 pm and gave me a booth even though I was alone. Good food, service, and speed.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The food is excellent, the salads are particularly tasty, lovely bread sticks. Better Italian food than many places in Italy.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Olive Garden also viewed

 
College Station, TX
 

Been to Olive Garden? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 510 Earl Rudder Freeway South, College Station, TX 77845
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  College Station
  • Phone Number: 979-846-4637

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Greek
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

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Olive Garden staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?