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5921 W Waco Dr, Waco, TX 76710-6356
(254) 751-1667
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 10
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    Very good
  • 7
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
After movie dessert

We went in just for dessert. The service was excellent. The zabalon (fried donuts) were delicious. The chocolate sauce was really good. The coffee could have been a little fresher. Fun dessert date.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
JoyfulEddy
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Eddy, Texas
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Eddy, Texas
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129 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We went in just for dessert. The service was excellent. The zabalon (fried donuts) were delicious. The chocolate sauce was really good. The coffee could have been a little fresher. Fun dessert date.

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Waco, Texas
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The soup and salad is very good and filling. We love their salad because it is always crisp and is well seasoned with the dressing to perfection. The mushroom raviolis are wonderful. Sundays after church there is always a substantial wait time, but the food is well worth the wait. The wait staff is good sometimes and sometimes not so... More 

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DeSoto Tx
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

When visiting ask for Josh & Tori they will not only take care of you but will exceed your expectations with outstanding service and humor.Josh made sure that our party of eight was seated in a timely manner, no wait at all. Tori's outstanding service and humor was the life of our party of eight. Well worth it. Ask for... More 

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Bracebridge
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

well we went to the Olive Garden for the regular fare...salad and bread sticks always meet expectations..my wife had something new chicken sorento and she said it was great..good portion and very tasty..I normally go for something simple spaghetti and meat sauce but thought I would try the steak medallions with Gorgonzola Alfredo sauce ...bad choice..first the waitress ordered it... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Nothing to fancy....lol but I guess fancy for Waco area...the food is just like other Olive Gardens. Its usually pretty good and no complaints. The last time we went though I ordered chicken parm.....it came out as a round fried chicken pre-made Pattie....gross....with sauce on it....lol.....not good

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Dublin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

When arriving I did get a bit annoyed. I was wanting a booth and the girl would not set us in one and responded when I ask if we could not set at the table she took us to that none were available yet we past THREE empty ones? Anyway the rest was wonderful. Nice helpful server atmosphere very relaxing.Food... More 

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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36 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Ordered from there 'buy one, take one' menu so that we could take back leftovers for our students. (We were on a school trip). The other teacher and I ordered different chocolate desserts and were surprised at the size of the portion given the $5.99 price. I would not order dessert again.

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Cody, Wyoming
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

After traveling all day we were looking for a quick bite to eat at a sit-down restaurant. We decided to sit at the bar rather that wait for a table. It took forever to get a table cleaned. Never received any service from the bartenders, but a waiter Luiz took over our table and did a great job. He got... More 

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Waco, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

I've been to this Olive Garden numerous times. Always a good experience, but last night we went and I have to say it's going down hill. Maybe because some really good competition is just a couple of doors down but if they want to increase their business they need to make some serious changes. It was not super crowded but... More 

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Temple, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

Olive Garden is always good for a nice Italian mel, it is far from authentic Italian and a little over priced for their precooked delivered meals that they just reheat up and serve. But it is always a nice atmosphere and the food is nothing to complain about but also nothing to rave about.

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Additional Information about Olive Garden

Address: 5921 W Waco Dr, Waco, TX 76710-6356
Phone Number: (254) 751-1667
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
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 $20
Cuisine: Italian, Greek

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5921 W Waco Dr, Waco, TX 76710-6356
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
  • Phone Number: (254) 751-1667

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $20
  • Cuisine: Italian, Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?