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Olive Garden

3625 South General Bruce Drive, Temple, TX 76504
(254) 774-1266
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Ranked #15 of 133 restaurants in Temple
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- May 31, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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Temple, Texas
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We like Olive Garden, especially the soup and salad choices. They are rather pricey and require purchase of larger portions than we often need. Their coupons are only good with multiple purchases or large quantities. We would be more prone to visit if there were coupons that we could use or at least offer a senior discount.

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Brenham, Texas, USA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

shared meal with family members. enjoyed the wine and appetizers, but the meals were fantastic. manager stopped by to personally greet us and review our satisfaction. leftovers were even better for lunch next day.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013 via mobile

Have eaten here several times. Food is always good, but what i like best is the service. The waitstaff are always pleasant and attentive. Manager always comes by the table to make sure everything is ok. Would recommend.

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Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

I ordered food on two different days while staying in Temple. The staff was great and the food was very good. I would recommend this restaurant to everyone. On one of my trips I had a friend with me. She had been there before and ordered food as well. She raved about this restaurant.

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La Porte, TX
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

There are not a lot of choices in Temple, especially if you are just passing down the highway. This is a chain restaurant with decent Italian food and average prices. Staff has always been good. Have visited on multiple occasions.

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Temple, Texas
Top Contributor
142 reviews 142 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Olive Garden would not be my choice for good Italian food. That being said, I enjoy lunch there with my husband and my friends. We always get the soup and salad lunch, which is tasty and reasonable. You really can't go wrong there.

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Texas
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Great meal while driving through Temple. Waiter was very attentive. We will certainly be back. I had the potato soup. Yum!

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013 via mobile

The glasses and silverware were dirty and I got food poisoning so bad I had to go to the er the same night / I love Olive Garden and would never discredit this place but Everytime I go there in temple the silverware is dirty - I won't be back for a long while

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Temple, Texas, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

I love this Olive Garden!! The food is always great, and the staff is friendly. If you do dine here...ask for Travis.. He is the best server ever!! Try the Bellini Tea. It's a peach tea that has a wonderful taste! Recommend it to anyone passing through!

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Temple, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

What a great experience me and my dinner guest had recently at Olive Garden in temple, Texas! Our server Daniel c was VERY attentive and professional. Olive Garden now seems to be really bringing up its service standards to a 5 star place! We were treated with a true dining experience - hot, fresh food and great service! We had... More

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