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Olive Garden

8401 Gateway Blvd W, El Paso, TX 79925-5600
(915) 772-9287
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Ranked #407 of 1,302 restaurants in El Paso
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Large groups
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Good for: Large groups
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English first
Prescott, Arizona
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We eat at enough Olive Garden restaurants to know how the food is supposed to look and taste. We commented to our server that the food was really bland, and he was concerned and offered to order another selection. The manager did not care, and even though he was aware that we were unhappy, we could not have cared less.... More

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Dallas, TX
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

You can't beat Olive Garden's soup and salad lunch offering and those of us who got that were pleased. The others didn't get their food for a long time after we were served our soup and salad. Our server was great and the prices are good for a nice sit-down meal. It's located right next to Cielo Vista Mall. We... More

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El Paso, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013 via mobile

Having traveled from coast to coast and being an Olive Garden fan for almost two decades I can confirm the poor reviews this sad restaurant receives. For the past three years we have attempted several times to revisit our favorite Italian franchise with absolutely no stories of redemption. This place has the worst combination of service and food in all... More

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Tacoma, Washington
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

My wife and I went there for a coffee and dessert about 8:30 PM and we had to wait over 10 minutes to be seated and the place was practically empty. We ordered coffee and Tiramisu so after another 15 minute we got our coffee that looked like tea and the Tiramisu was frozen. I can understand it being chilled... More

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ElPasotexa
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

We went to dinner it was nice. Atmosphere was great like if your family very cordial staff. Food is good I really recommend you that place . Great prices great people enjoy lunch or dinner after a day of shopping at Cielo Vista Mall. You'll. have. Goo time I guarantee it ENJOY!!

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

It's ok, but looks better in tv than it really is. Usually there's a long wait to be seated. Don't go if you're on a hurry. Salad and breadsticks are the best.

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El Paso, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

on Thursday, June 27, at 11:30 a group of ladies meet at Olive Garden, some had small children and ordered pizza for them some ordered fresh fruit, the rest of us the adults ordered the soup and salad, my friend ordered an appetizer, the spinach or artichoke dip, it never came, we finished eating and her order never came, neither... More

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Great atmosphere, usually great food too. Can at times take a few for a table but usually worh it. As you might amagine the pastas are the best and we enjoy anything seafood.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

I love Olive Garden and I always will. Although its pricey, you get good clean, quality, flavorful food. Yesterday, March 22, around 4:30pm, my mom and I were having dinner in a quiet corner. The waitress was very busy but gave us great service anyway. The food was good as always and during the meal the manager came by to... More

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Pecos, New Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Carl and I took some family here while visiting and we were not disappointed! I always get the Fettuccini alfredo no matter when I go to an Olive Garden and I love the quality of the dish. The chicken is really a good chicken breast and the sauce tastes like it is made very fresh. A strong point for me... More

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