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Olive Garden

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1261 W Southern Ave, Mesa, AZ 85202-4810
+1 480-964-5166
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“bread sticks” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1261 W Southern Ave, Mesa, AZ 85202-4810
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Reviewed November 10, 2015

Love the salad, soup and bread stick combination. Unlimited service on all items . I usually get my fill with one bowl of soup and one break stick but have to have more salad.

Thank Karen N
Reviewed November 3, 2015

They say Family, and they mean it, Familgia. Nine different pasta's if you can try them all & 5 sauces that were amazingly tasty good. Great atmosphere, great attentive service. Perfect place to take wife, fiancée, or impress a date. Wonderful wines, and desserts. They...More

Thank dr. joe g
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Greeting was happy and relaxing after a hard days work. Breadsticks were a bit cold but still very good.

Thank 803mitchellj
Reviewed October 21, 2015

After working late we visited the Mesa location on 10/21/15. We enjoyed a late night family stop for unlimited soup & salad and unlimited salad and pasta. Our server Cheyenne, was just great! The food here is always consistently delicious and the atmosphere is always...More

Thank Esther M
Reviewed October 14, 2015

olive garden is what it is,not really a fast food place and not really a great Italian food place but it does have some good soups and I think good salad,the other foor is okay if you are not real picky about having "good" Italian...More

Thank Jc F
Reviewed October 5, 2015

We went to Olive Garden with three other couples. We were seated in a far back section( no other customers in that area) and many empty tables in the other areas. No one came for 15 min. to finally bring water. Another 15 min. to...More

Thank kickbutt554
Reviewed October 2, 2015

I always look forward to going to Olive Garden. I love their endless salad. The staff and servers are always courteous and go out of their way to make your experience pleasant. The food portions, I find are of a very generous size. Always take...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed September 29, 2015

Remember when going to the Olive garden was a special night out? What happened to the wonderful salads, perfect pasta and large portions. Portions are at least a third smaller and prices have almost doubled. Now we have waiters with dirty aprons, fingers in customer...More

Thank TaosBill
Reviewed September 9, 2015

We have always had good food and service at this Olive Garden. Portions could be bigger and not sure why they have a buy one take one and half the things on the menu are much higher priced.

Thank Mark N
Reviewed September 2, 2015

I was not impressed with their pasta and sauce as it was kind of bland. I have had a lot better Italian food at other places in Mesa.

Thank Linda D
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Response from Mitty2016 | Reviewed this property |
I am surprised that no one stopped these folks with dogs. It does seem of late that people cannot leave home without their pets as we see them often in Wal Mart, shopping centers and they are not service dogs. While we love... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1261 W Southern Ave, Mesa, AZ 85202-4810
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 480-964-5166
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