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Olive Garden

3650 Rib Mountain Dr, Wausau, WI 54401-7493
+1 715-355-5276
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“breadsticks” (23 reviews)
“soup” (14 reviews)
“bread sticks” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3650 Rib Mountain Dr, Wausau, WI 54401-7493
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

7:30 pm on a Thursday. Parking lot is empty. Restaurant is empty. Four employees standing at front desk when we come in. We're told it will be 20-25 minute wait and asked " Is that ok?" I answer " No that's not ok, we're traveling....More

Thank wxyzdotty
Reviewed 6 days ago

Drove 45 miles to arrive, as I had a craving for Olive Garden. Party of 5 on a Monday night. Upon arrival were told it was a 35 minute wait. Well I thought it is worth it, let's head to the bar for a few...More

Thank Ziggys_Mfld
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Our waitress was very accommodating for our party of 7. She kept the breadsticks flowing and added extra tomatoes and dressing to the salad as we had requested. She kept our drinks filled and was very pleasant all the way around. She happily returned my...More

Thank Candy P
Reviewed March 26, 2018

We had another enjoyable meal at one of favorite places to eat. The staff was very good from the person at the desk to the server. They all seem to enjoy working there. This always makes for a good time.

Thank Beverly S
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Fairly standard Olive Garden. The Devore and menu are just like every single other Olive Garden. What sets this OG aside are the people; the diners and the employees. All are warm and welcoming.

Thank SenCrow
Reviewed January 11, 2018

I had pasta & sala, the salad is so good. My daughter had soup as she couldn't eat solids at ths time , she said it was yummy. I had a coupon I received via email for a birthday dessert. We hAd one like mini...More

Thank lindabWisconsin
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

The breadsticks and salad are what have me coming back frequently! Food is consistently well prepared. I must admit, however, I was thoroughly impressed this last Saturday as I eagerly awaited for my buzzer to alert us that our table was ready. A young man...More

Thank catchthetrain
Reviewed October 19, 2017

We stopped here for lunch and I had the unlimited soup, salad and breadsticks and my husband had spaghetti. The food was delicious and our waitress was phenomenal. The minestrone soup is delicious. We finished our meal with a piece of pumpkin cheesecake which was...More

Thank sulyn64
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Olive Garden although a franchise is a safe bet for Italian cuisine. They constantly add new menu options. When the waitress brought out my Steak Gorgonzola Alfredo, she asked me to check the steak. I'd ordered it cooked to "medium". It was over done, so...More

Thank Chrystina M
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate there this last Sunday. I ordered the steak and gargonzola cheese fettuccine. I ordered my steak medium. When waitress brought my meal she asked me to try the steak to make sure it was prepared properly. I cut into the...More

Thank Ron H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3650 Rib Mountain Dr, Wausau, WI 54401-7493
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Wausau
  • Phone Number: +1 715-355-5276
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