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All 377 McAllen Restaurants

Olive Garden

222 Expressway 83, McAllen, TX 78501
+1 956-618-1188
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Saltillo, Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Good prices for the amount of food you get. My husband and me order a red wine glass each one and they were not cheap, we got a lot...in general you can eat for 13 usd per person and plenty of food.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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192 reviews 192 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Came here for a business meal. Service was great. We ordered two glasses of wine, the waiter suggested a bottle, which was at 1/2 price- good choice for three people. I ordered the sea bass. This is not the normal sea bass, thick and smooth. I would not suggest it to anyone for $20. My friends ordered chicken and salmon.... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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67 reviews 67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I wet to this place with two of my friend and right from the entrance we could understand that this place is really desirable. It was full of people and we had to wait for a table- that a good sign. I order and alfredo pasta with a steak, the pasta with the sauce was one of the best I... More

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Edinburg, Texas, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Dinner was great! Chose to eat at the bar with the family since there was a 30 minute wait time for dining tables. Was able to carry a conversation with some friends we ran into at the bar. Football game was on the tv, but it wasn't loud.

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Edinburg, Texas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Usually fave for good pasta, wine and salad. Prices re good, usually packed at lunch in weekends. During the week can go to the bar and eat quickly and without waiting line. Do not expect any special treatment as no tomato in the pasta or whatever special requirement you need, they are to busy. But if you are willing to... More

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Orlando, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

for the most part was great - we had one really bad nite though, with a waiter who seemed very put out to be dealing with a group of 10 business people who needed separate checks. the management definitely made up for that though!

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Azle, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Never disappoints. Great food and atmosphere. Wait staff is great. They have torn down the hotel next door so parking was a nightmare.

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Queretaro, Mexico
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

The restaurant is excelent, the food is terrific and their wine selection will let you have a complete dinner at reasonable price. Be ready to eat a lot!!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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60 reviews 60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

They need to spice up this chain, alwyas the same experience. Food is good but.................and the staff seem not to care much about good service anymore.

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Hudson, Ia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

It is very good Italian food and very fattening! I do try to stay away even though I like the food but am not fond of the dressings or soups, which are a specialty. This is just my choice. Others like them very much.

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