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“Shoddy service”
Review of Olive Garden

Olive Garden
Ranked #32 of 284 Restaurants in Wilkes-Barre
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Large groups
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Good for: Large groups
Reviewed January 23, 2013

We did a take out recently and it was bad at best. We had to return to the restaurant 2 times in order to receive the proper items. Got a gift card from corporate, will use it at Red Lobster.

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Thank Marie O
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Reviewed December 12, 2012

This place serves frozen pasta and terrible food. Why, when we live in an area overflowing with great Italian restaurants, owned by local people would anyone ever want to go here. I went once a while back and the food tasted like what it was, not fresh!

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Reviewed November 25, 2012

Loved the place when it opened but they cut way back on portions. Cut out specials. Good service but long waits. Seems they had something good and got greedy. Food has gone downhill as well.

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Thank JacquelineH821
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Reviewed September 1, 2012

After a half hour wait for a table (which, fine, it was a Saturday evening), we waited another 45 minutes for food that had been baked to nearly inedible under a heat lamp. Our waiter was clearly in the weeds, and while very nice, he could have used some extra help. We don't have unreasonable expectations when it comes to chain restaurants, and we like Olive Garden's menu and family-friendly atmosphere, but this was a disappointing experience.

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Thank Kim L
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Reviewed July 28, 2012

Sometimes there is a long wait, it does get packed. We had bad service here a few times but they do make up for it with a gift card if you complain. Food is good but if we had a Carrabbas here I would go there. Olive Garden is still worthy though.

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Thank Robmos70
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