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“Good food, but there is always a wait.”
Review of Olive Garden

Olive Garden
Ranked #84 of 501 Restaurants in Cary
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed March 18, 2012

The food here is good, but I am surprised that pretty much no matter when we go, there is a long wait. It's not THAT good, so we often avoid this location.

Thank efryc
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Reviewed February 24, 2012

Was good when it first opened years ago. Now the food tastes like it had been frozen. Salads are soaked in dressing. It's not the same place it once was.

Thank Caniac
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Reviewed February 23, 2012

They should just call them selves McNoodles or something. Overcooked pasta, greasy sauces, rubbery shrimp, terrible service and no ambiance at all. Why would you waste money here when you can save up for a better restaurant like Cafe Luna or some other Italian place. AVOID.

Thank travelmamaBUCSR
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Reviewed February 9, 2012

I have never had a bad meal at an Olive Garden resturant. And I have eaten at them everywhere. So it is a place that you can't go wrong in choosen. I have tried a lot of different things on the menu and have liked them all. And I can't say enough about their salad and bread sticks. Whiether it's lunch or dinner it is a great place to eat.

Thank David C
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Reviewed January 22, 2012

We were on yet another trip and had decided before going out of town to select our restaurant from reviews and try something totally unique. Things didnt work out when we
called early to make reservations we were told they were already booked for the night.
Plan B- just stick to something we knew to usually be satisfying and not break the bank
with a unknown. Things worked out great- not only did we save a lot of money but our meal couldnt have been better. We all ordered something differently and all were happy. A very fresh salad (i ask for ranch on the side) and stuffed Marsala-one ordered the trio and one chicken Parmesan. all arrived perfectly hot and fantastic. Truly a comforting meal and a waiter who was attentive. HIs name was Justin and he was perfect. Thanks Justin! he was the the waiter who remember you ordered a diff dressing on the side-came quickly to give you your check and had a lovely smile. he boxed up our left overs like a champ and were ready to reheat easily with nothing combining with another side. OUr wait time was minimal and we were just simply happy after what we expected to be a disappointing out come from a much anticipated new experience.

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Thank wecacnna
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