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Olive Garden

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510 Earl Rudder Fwy S, College Station, TX 77840-2535
979-846-4637
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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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College Station, TX
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65 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our son really loves this place. He has eaten in many cities and countries (including Italy ... Rome and Venice). However, he swears by Olive Garden. They also let him mix and match anything which he absolutely adores. This is his go to place. On his behalf this would be the best restaurant ever.

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College Station, Texas
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I know, Jay Leno always made fun of Olive Garden. But Olive Garden doesn't pretend to be a Fine Italian Restaurant. It just serves consistently good food of Italian style. I particularly like the Egg Plant Parmesan. The restaurants are divided into four serving areas plus a bar area with several booths. this makes it ideal for planned group luncheons.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

The salad was standard fare and was consistently good. The bread was also consistent. The salmon was not a standard I would recommend. "OK" is the best description.

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Cameron, Texas
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

The wait staff at this Olive Garden was terrific! Very Attentive and quick to answer menu questions - even give advice. Our waitress didn't even have to write it all down, she had everything memorized. The "Lighter Fare" item on the menu look great - I did order one and was not disappointed - in fact pretty impressed. Might I... More 

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Thank Susan M
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79 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Olive Garden at college station is ok but not great. We were a group of 6 people . Some releay enjoyed the food and some fund it plain like the lasagna. Service we had from Michaela was fantastic and she did the best she good to cater our group

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Thornton, Texas
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Can't go wrong with the soup, salad and bread sticks! Always great service. Love the wait staff. This is a very well managed restaurant, one of the best as far as all the Olive Gardens I have visited.

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Thank courtney h
College Station, Texas
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257 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

For the second time I've let Olive Garden do the cooking for a party we were having and for the second time I've been thoroughly happy with the results. We fed 25 people for considerably less than in restaurant would have cost and the food was very good. Olive Garden covered all my needs--food, beverage, plates, utensils, cups, and ice.... More 

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Thank jrhales77
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392 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

I expected a longer wait, as we arrived at 7:45 on Friday, February 12th. A holiday weekend and the first weekend night of Valentine's weekend! We were seated in about 20 minutes and we were served very quickly! Our waiter was quick and thorough. We had our favorites (Tour of Italy and Fettuccini Alfredo) and all was hot and delicious!

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Thank BonnieNimmo
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Not many options. But a pretty good place to eat. One of the faster Olive Gardens I have eaten at. I usually like the Chicken parm or spaghetti.

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Bryan, Texas
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133 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Nice service. Food was very good. Pulled in for a quick bite. But was surprised at the the food. Good service which is a plus for a college down

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 Earl Rudder Fwy S, College Station, TX 77840-2535
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  College Station
  • Phone Number: 979-846-4637

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