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Olive Garden

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1025 Dana Dr, Redding, CA 96003-4019
(530) 221-0158
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Service was great, food was piping hot when it came. It seemed new, but had a really strange odor to it. Don't know if it was the food or the restaurant...smelled musty. Very off putting.

Thank ManotherM
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was VERY BUSY. People were just swooshing everywhere and my opinion there wasn't enough help- it took over an hour to get my drink. There was no place to get yourself some thinking time. It was too crazy for me, being sick- I just wanted to chill not feel like I was on fire.

Thank Tonya D
Los Angeles, California
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819 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been to many Olive Gardens around the country and this one was as good as most of the others. The waitress was great, very knowledgeable of the menu. We love their endless salad, bread sticks and the dessert item, Zapoli's. Their spaghetti sauce is good especially the meat sauce. Nothing really to differentiate it from other Olive Gardens, but... More 

Thank ZumaDawg
Pleasanton, California
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152 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sometimes when traveling in an area with which we are unfamiliar, we just want to eat at a chain we know. What we want is a pleasant dining experience with good food at reasonable prices. This Olive Garden fit the bill. We had a large bowl of salad followed by eggplant parmigiana with a side of spaghetti. It was a... More 

Thank Mmarymomm
Central Oregon, Oregon
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This location was clean with courteous staff and very helpful and attentive to our family member with anaphylactic food allergies. Will visit again.

Thank 01Gibbs_
Redding, California
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The wife and I went there for lunch, what a great lunch and I just love their bread. Very nice Italian choses on the menu with soup or salad.

Thank Mike M
Redding, CA
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Recently ate there for their lunch specials. Tasty, and good price. I also glad they brought their Tour of Italy Specials back for dinner. This is the only time I enjoy going there, as I think the regular menu is over prices, for so much pasta. But I like the variety, on the special, and the price is not as... More 

Thank LynetteHRedding_CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Well, I never got the stuffed version. So I cannot say how it changed. But I noticed a few years ago that the regular version changed so I asked about it. I was told that they use free-range chickens now. I can understand that but unfortunately the meat is tougher. It is not as "tender" or easy to chew now.... More 

Thank Sheila P
Seal Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

When we visit family in Redding we always go at least once to this restaurant. Yes, it's a chain, but we can rely on good pasta that both the adults and kids enjoy. And the service is good, the wine cheap and the leftovers enjoyed later!

Thank aretiredtraveler
London, England, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We had dinner here. We had read mixed reviews. Our experience was totally positive. Food was excellent, it was the best meal of our 17 day holiday, the is plenty of choice for every taste. We are seniors from England and shared a main course and appetiser, this came with a beautiful salad very generous portion and bread. Service was... More 

Thank Margaret R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Italian, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, 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 - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1025 Dana Dr, Redding, CA 96003-4019
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redding
  • Phone Number: (530) 221-0158

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