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Olive Garden

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222 W Expressway 83, McAllen, TX 78501-2951
+1 956-618-1188
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Called in an order @ 7:45p for pickup @ 8:10p. Arrived at 8:10 on the dot. Still had to wait five minutes. This would have gotten them 3☆. However, once I get back to the hotel and began my dinner only to find humongous potato slices, 1/3in thick. So, yeah, this place doesn't care.

Thank Amazing A
Troy, Michigan
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We used to go to Olive Garden in McAllen, TX on expressway 83. On the last few visits the wait staff are always in a rush, hard to wave them down, sometimes even making eye contact, we were still ignored. Even if we like the food, we still leave annoyed. Message fir management - good food attracts customers, but good... More 

Thank Manny A
Tyler, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Good food great staff. The food well prepared with timely thought. Entertain business contact. The eatery is quiet enough to have a good conversation during our meal. Comfortable.

Thank Juan S
McAllen, Texas
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Olive Garden has always been one of my favorites because of great selection on menu, pleasant surroundings and good service. I think it is good selection for any age group.

Thank Janice E
McAllen, Texas
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Always deliver every time we visit. Best plate for me was the Tour of Italy. A little of everything if you want to taste spaghetti, lasagna, and chicken Alfredo.

Thank Meorozc
Mission, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

Even though it was around 1:30 there was still a line to be seated so we sat in the bar. We sat for some time and finally a manager came over to see if he could get us a drink. He brought our menus and took our order. We have been here many times for lunch and typically order the... More 

Thank CathyDArizona
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016

My wife and I went to Olive Garden and enjoyed our lunch in their friendly and peaceful atmosphere. Service was quick and the food was great.

Thank josemA750XC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Took the whole family to eat lunch. Some of the family had the tour of Italy. They said it was very good. The portions were big enough that there was food left to take home. I service was great. All in all it was a great time

Thank David R
Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Slow night, half bar full 10 people running around and took pver 30 minutes to order, get silverware, and a beer at the bar. Manager said he will help and then was never seen again. Problem is they keep stopping to do sifferent things, just pure chaos....... The only beer on tap that wasn't empty was budlight.

Thank znismo1
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Olive Garden is always quality. The food was excellent, the place was clean and the staff is always very nice and helpful. The options of dishes is just great and the servings very generous. Me, my wife and toddler daughter each order a dish (my Daughter from the kiddies menu) and we all enjoyed it a lot. Here is a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 W Expressway 83, McAllen, TX 78501-2951
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McAllen
  • Phone Number: +1 956-618-1188

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